• Study reveals impact of diabetes during pregnancy on baby's heart

    4 monthes ago - By News Medical

    A new study conducted at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA discovered how increased glucose levels caused either by diabetes or other factors keep heart cells from maturing normally.
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  • New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence

    New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence

    4 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play key role in metastasis.
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  • Researchers adopt new approach to treating advanced prostate cancer

    4 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Scientists have proposed a new approach to preventing the proliferation of prostate tumor cells that are no longer responding to treatment. Prostate cancer can usually be cured via surgical removal of the tumor and/or the use of radiotherapy, but in one-fifth of cases, patients also require treatment with drugs to continue removing tumor cells. However, these drugs are only effective for up to three years, after which the cancer continues to develop.
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  • Researchers discover new way to attack drug-resistant prostate cancer cells

    4 monthes ago - By News Medical

    In most cases, prostate cancer is cured by surgical removal of the tumor and/or by radiotherapy. However, 20% of patients will need treatment to remove tumor cells but this treatment ceases to be effective after two or three years and the cancer develops further.
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