News tagged with master switch
Master switch discovery could provide road map for treatment of arthritis and other inflammatory diseases
(Medical Xpress)—Scientists trying to create drugs to treat chronic inflammation in diseases like arthritis now have a new culprit known MMP2. New University of British Columbia research shows that this enzyme works as ...
Inflammatory disorders Jan 23, 2013 | not rated yet | 0 |
A team of cancer researchers at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has solved the mystery of how one of the most powerful of the body's natural tumor-suppressing proteins, called Chd5, exerts its beneficial effects.
Cancer Jan 10, 2013 | 4.5 / 5 (6) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- A unique multi-target experimental drug could treat a range of cancer types, according to research published in Clinical Cancer Research today. ...
Cancer Jul 11, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A new study by University of Kentucky researchers provides insight into developing new treatment strategies for basal-like breast cancer, commonly known as triple-negative breast cancer. This cancer is associated with early ...
Cancer Mar 14, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Scientists have discovered a new way to target cancer through manipulating a master switch responsible for cancer cell growth.
Cancer Dec 12, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
A team of researchers, led by King's College London and the University of Oxford, have found that a gene linked to type 2 diabetes and cholesterol levels is in fact a 'master regulator' gene, which controls the behaviour ...
Genetics May 15, 2011 | 4.8 / 5 (5) | 1 |