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One of the difficulties of fighting cancer is that drugs often hit other non-cancerous cells, causing patients to get sick.
Yes-associated protein (YAP) is a type of cellular adaptor protein and transcriptional co-activator.
COPENHAGEN, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Santaris Pharma announced today that the fourth LNA-based drug has been brought into the clinic.
By Vaux, David Proteins that cause cell death in insects are showing promise as anti-cancer drugs. Every second, about a million of our cells complete the process of cell division to generate an extra million cells.
Nicotine can prevent chemotherapy drugs such as taxol from killing lung cancer cells, researchers reported on Sunday in a finding that may help explain why lung cancer is so difficult to treat in smokers.
A University of Alberta research team has discovered important new information they hope will lead to more effective treatments for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)--a deadly form of high blood pressure in the pulmonary arteries caused by uncontrolled cell growth. Therapies are currently limited for a disease that can lead to heart failure and death within a few years.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).