Latest Steven Goldman Stories

2014-06-05 23:13:17

Medical aesthetician Bridget Lien expands the experienced staff of Beachwood and Westlake Plastic Surgery, lending her skill to their already talented team. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 We are pleased to announce the newest member of the Beachwood and Westlake Plastic Surgery staff, Bridget Lien. She joins our team of medical aestheticians and brings over seventeen years of clinical experience in skincare therapies and treatments. Bridget began her love of skincare working at a...

2013-06-07 23:01:12

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on a new discovery made by researchers in regards to the tie between brain cancer and genetics. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 On June 7, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on the recent discovery made by researchers in regards to the tie between brain cancer and genetics. According to a redOrbit.com article, the...

Genetic Traits Of Cells Responsible For One Type Of Brain Cancer Discovered
2013-06-04 08:32:15

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online The genetic traits of glial cells -- the cells which give rise to the most common form of malignant brain cancer in humans -- have been identified by a team of researchers led by University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) neurologist Dr. Steven Goldman. “This study identifies a core set of genes and pathways that are dysregulated during both the early and late stages of tumor progression,” Goldman, senior...

2011-10-13 11:32:22

Scientists have improved upon their own previous world-best efforts to pluck out just the right stem cells to address the brain problem at the core of multiple sclerosis and a large number of rare, fatal children´s diseases. Details of how scientists isolated and directed stem cells from the human brain to become oligodendrocytes — the type of brain cell that makes myelin, a crucial fatty material that coats neurons and allows them to signal effectively — were published...

2011-05-24 00:00:29

All Premium and Fantasy Articles Over a Year Old Now Free of Charge New York, NY (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 Baseball Prospectus, owner of BaseballProspectus.com (BP), today announced it has made its entire archive of premium and fantasy content over one year old completely and permanently free to the public. Hundreds of original articles from 1997 through 2010 are now available to the masses and will serve as a source of information to baseball analysts everywhere for years to come. "It's our...

2011-01-08 11:30:00

Scientists have identified the type of cell that is at the origin of brain tumors known as oligodendrogliomas, which are a type of glioma "“ a category that defines the most common type of malignant brain tumor.In a paper published in the December 2010 issue of the journal Cancer Cell, investigators found that the tumor originates in and spreads through cells known as glial progenitor cells "“ cells that are often referred to as "daughter" cells of stem cells. The work comes at a...

2010-12-08 02:25:54

Scientists have created a way to isolate neural stem cells "“ cells that give rise to all the cell types of the brain "“ from human brain tissue with unprecedented precision, an important step toward developing new treatments for conditions of the nervous system, like Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases and spinal cord injury. The work by a team of neuroscientists at the University of Rochester Medical Center was published in the Nov. 3 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience....

2009-07-21 12:50:00

A new 3-D scaffold of living, beating heart cells is a promising step forward on the quest for viable strategies of transplanting cells into diseased hearts It is an amazing sight: What looks like a tiny beating heart is actually a piece of synthetic, gauze-like mesh, barely the size of a fingernail, floating in a Petri dish. And yet it keeps squeezing away, nice and rhythmically.Researchers at The University of Arizona's Sarver Heart Center and the Southern Arizona Veterans...

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  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.