A new study published in Science May 11 is shedding light on the molecular details of PARP-1, a DNA damage-detecting enzyme that when inhibited has been shown to be effective in fighting cancer and other ...
Medical research May 10, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
A traditional treatment for heart failure appears to be equally protective in preventing death or hospitalization among African-American patients, as compared to white patients, according to a study at Henry Ford Hospital ...
Cardiology May 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
For the first time, scientists at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have transplanted brain cancer patients' own gene-modified blood stem cells in order to protect their bone marrow against the toxic side effects of ...
Cancer May 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
To better understand the signaling pathways active in sarcomas, researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center used state-of-the-art mass spectrometry-based proteomics to characterize a family of protein enzymes that act as "on" or ...
Cancer May 02, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have shown that advanced pancreatic cancers in mice can't survive without continued expression of a mutant oncogene that "rewires" key metabolic pathways to fuel the cancer cells.
Cancer Apr 26, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
A single gene that promotes initial development of the most common form of lung cancer and its lethal metastases has been identified by researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida. Their study suggests other forms of cancer may ...
Cancer Apr 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Dr Barbara Fam from the University's Molecular Obesity Laboratory group at Austin Health with Associate Professor Sof Andrikopoulos have discovered that the liver can directly talk to the brain to control the amount of food ...
Diabetes Apr 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) scientists have demonstrated that two related enzymes phosphoinositide-3 kinase (PI3K) gamma and delta play a key role in the development of T-cell acute lymphoblastic ...
Cancer Apr 16, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Scientists at the University of Southampton have discovered a new process that controls the ability of arteries to regulate blood pressure.
Cardiology Apr 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Cancer cell metabolism may present a new target for therapy as scientists have uncovered a possible gene that leads to greater growth of prostate cancer cells.
Cancer Mar 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0
Researchers at Winship Cancer Institute are developing a technique to remove cancer cells' defenses against radiation.
Cancer Mar 15, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Scientists at the University of Sussex have uncovered the mechanism of a key process in DNA repair that helps prevent neurodegenerative diseases such as ataxia.
Medical research Mar 14, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(HealthDay) -- There is considerable evidence that calcium and vitamin D intake are influential in modulating energy metabolism in humans, according to a study published online March 2 in Obesity Reviews.
Health Mar 12, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A 200-patient Phase 2 clinical pilot study will be initiated this month to test the efficacy and safety of a new use, and method of administering, an enzyme inhibitor for critically ill patients developed by University of ...
Medical research Mar 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Two studies published March 6 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute provide insights about the CYP2D6 genotype in postmenopausal breast cancer patients and represent a major step forward in understanding the us ...
Cancer Mar 06, 2012 | not rated yet | 0