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New Weapons In The Fight Against Canine Cancer
2012-09-11 10:31:42

Two recent studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine have shown real progress in killing cancer cells in dogs.

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2012-08-27 21:11:44

Boosting the activity of a particular enzyme can help block tumors from growing, according to research published in Nature Chemical Biology.

One Of Cancer's Tricks Determined By Chemists
2012-08-23 14:31:00

Caltech chemists determine 1 way tumors meet their growing needs

2012-08-23 01:00:30

A compound found in green tea could be a weapon in treatments for tackling cancer.

2012-08-21 22:34:36

An inexpensive antifungal drug, thiabendazole, slows tumor growth and shows promise as a chemotherapy for cancer.

2012-08-16 01:11:18

By sequencing cancer-cell genomes, scientists have discovered vast numbers of genes that are mutated, deleted or copied in cancer cells.

Cancer Stem Cell Discovery Could Hold Key To First Real Cure For The Disease
2012-08-02 12:18:42

In some cancers, doctors find that tumors shrink with treatment, yet only briefly, and then come back with a vengeance. Now, recent studies on three different types of tumors suggest that cancer stem cells are resistant to chemotherapy and radiotherapy and may explain why cancer becomes resistant to treatment.


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ethnarch
  • The governor of a province or people.
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