• Researchers discover new therapeutic target for rare, aggressive pediatric cancers

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that malignant rhabdoid tumors, a rare pediatric cancer without effective treatments, may be sensitive to drugs that block the cancer cell's ability to dispose of misfolded proteins.
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  • New research sheds fresh light on the history of malaria

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    The anopheline mosquitoes that carry malaria were present 100 million years ago, new research shows, potentially shedding fresh light on the history of a disease that continues to kill more than 400,000 people annually.
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  • Brain blood flow discovery brings researchers closer to new therapies for Alzheimer's

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    By discovering the culprit behind decreased blood flow in the brain of people with Alzheimer's, biomedical engineers at Cornell University have made possible promising new therapies for the disease.
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  • Researchers uncover novel mechanism and potential new therapeutic target for Alzheimer's

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Health have identified a novel mechanism and potential new therapeutic target for Alzheimer's disease.
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