• Bacteria injections may fight cancer by rallying up tumour-fighting cells

    27 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Scientists from the United Arab Emirates University analysed studies that found injecting cancer-ridden mice with Salmonella causes the pathogen to accumulate in tumours.
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  • Studying proteins moving slowly

    Studying proteins moving slowly

    27 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Proteins keep our organs functioning, regulate our cells and are the targets for medications that treat a number of diseases, including cancers and neurological diseases. Proteins need to move in order to function. But, because the technology they used to watch proteins doesn't allow it, scientists still know very little about such motions at speeds slower than a nanosecond. That changed last month.
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  • Cancer cells turn to cannibalism to survive chemotherapy, study suggests

    27 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers have discovered that some cancer cells survive chemotherapy by eating their neighboring tumor cells. The study suggests that this act of cannibalism provides these cancer cells with the energy they need to stay alive and initiate tumor relapse after the course of treatment is completed.
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