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Automatic tabletop machine speed up novel drug development

Many proteins are useful as drugs for disorders such as diabetes, cancer, and arthritis. Synthesizing artificial versions of these proteins is a time-consuming process...

Using nanoparticles to measure cancer cell mechanics in living animals

A first-of-its-kind nanoparticle-based in vivo imaging technique that may one day be used to help diagnose and even treat cancer has been developed by...

Non-invasive imaging technique could reduce need for repeat cancer surgeries

A team of University of Alberta engineers is refining a new imaging technique that could reduce the number of repeat surgeries patients undergo to...

Tiny Nanoparticles Offer Large Potential for Brain Cancer Treatment

For patients with malignant brain tumors, the prognosis remains dismal. With the most aggressive treatments available, patients are usually only expected to live about...

Scientists enhance new way to overcome resistance to targeted cancer treatments

Researchers have enhanced a new method for inhibiting the protein HSP72, known to be important in helping cancer cells survive and resist treatment, which...

Suspect cells’ ‘neighbor’ implicated in colorectal cancer

Colorectal cancer kills more than 50,000 people a year in the United States alone, but scientists have struggled to find the exact mechanisms that...

A 3-D-printed brain could make it easier to find cancer treatments

Glioblastoma is the deadliest form of brain tumor—less than 10 percent of people who are diagnosed with it will survive more than five years. A...

Cancer drugs show promise in preventing malaria

A potential new approach for preventing malaria is on the horizon with the discovery that drugs currently used to kill cancer cells can also...

Stem cells and nerves interact in tissue regeneration and cancer development

Stem cells can produce a variety of specific tissues and are increasingly being used medically to replace bones or cartilage. But stem cells are also...

Microbial DNA in patient blood may be tell-tale sign of cancer

When Gregory Poore was a freshman in college, his otherwise healthy grandmother was shocked to learn that she had late-stage pancreatic cancer. The condition...

Protecting DNA Origami for Anti-Cancer Drug Delivery

Scientists have designed and synthesized chains of molecules with a precise sequence and length to efficiently protect 3-D DNA nanostructures from structural degradation under...

Promising molecular tool that target and inhibit cell immortality

Promising molecular tool that target and inhibit cell immortality, Organic chemists at Northwestern University and his team have now developed a promising molecular tool...

Scientist uncovered bacteria induce unique mutational pattern in DNA

Scientist uncovered bacteria induce unique mutational pattern in DNA, Cancer mutations can be caused by common bacteria in the gut that are transmitted by...

New techniques emit radiation in cancer screening

New techniques emit radiation in cancer screening, Researchers have developed new low-cost technology that can save lives and money by routinely screening women for...

Physical tools help track various cancer cells diversity

Physical tools help track various cancer cells diversity, Cancer cells are difficult opponents. One cause of this disease is due to the diversity of...

Mapping the origin of the immune system for new cancer immunotherapies

Mapping the origin of the immune system for new cancer immunotherapies, The first cell atlas of the human thymus can cause new immunotherapy against...

The cause of cancer is identified by their DNA template

The cause of cancer is identified by their DNA template, The cause of cancer is catalyzed by large-scale international research that reveals genetic traces...

Dozens of non oncology drugs can kill cancer cells

Dozens of non oncology drugs can kill cancer cells, Drugs for diabetes, inflammation, alcoholism and even for treating arthritis in dogs can also kill...

Now scientists have identified genes that stop tissue growth

Now scientists have identified genes that stop tissue growth, Flatworms are usually animals with strong abilities and are very unusual: flatworms can be regenerated...

Now scientists understand chromatin’s role in cancer and other diseases

Now scientists understand chromatin's role in cancer and other diseases, Cells contain genetic instructions for all organisms. This genomic information is managed and processed...

Copper-based nanomaterials can kill cancer cells in mice

Copper-based nanomaterials can kill cancer cells in mice, An interdisciplinary team of scientists was able to kill tumor cells in mice with nanoscale copper...

Scientists have identified the presence of cancer-suppressing cells in pancreatic cancer

A researchers have that cells containing a protein called Meflin have a role in restraining the progression of pancreatic cancer, a type of cancer that is hard to treat with traditional anti-cancer drugs.

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