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2010-12-14 20:23:46

Researchers at the Andalusian Institute for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine (CABIMER) and the University of Granada found that cFLIP –an inhibitor of death ligand-induced apoptosis– is not only essential in breast tumor cells resistance to TRAIL treatments (a death ligand with a potent therapeutic potential against cancer), but this protein is also key to the survival of such cancer cells.

2010-12-13 15:45:13

What makes cancer cells so dangerous is that they grow in an unregulated way and proliferate much faster than other cells.

2010-12-06 15:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will host an investor teleconference and webcast.

2010-11-10 15:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will present at the Lazard Capital Markets 7th Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time (7:30 a.m. Pacific Time).

2010-11-04 15:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will present at the Credit Suisse 2010 Healthcare Conference on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time (8:00 a.m.

2010-11-04 01:11:55

A new study by Greek researchers suggests that the biologic drug bortezomib (Velcade), a proteasome inhibitor used to treat multiple myeloma (bone marrow cancer), may represent a promising treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

2010-10-18 12:51:36

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory and Stony Brook University have discovered a key difference in the way human cells and Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria, which cause TB, deliver unwanted proteins — marked with a "kiss of death" sequence — to their respective cellular recycling factories.

2010-09-16 15:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time (12:00 p.m.

2010-09-09 01:15:06

Scientists have discovered a small molecule that helps human cells get rid of the misfolded, disfigured proteins implicated in Alzheimer¹s disease and other neurodegenerative ailments.


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