• Fighting the cold virus and other threats, body makes trade-off, says study

    6 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A research team has revealed how cells in different parts of the human airway vary in their response to the common cold virus. Their finding could help solve the mystery of why some people exposed to the cold virus get ill while others don't, said the researchers.
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  • Scientists gain better understanding of tumor initiation and metastasis in colon cancer patients

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers from the University of Luxembourg have discovered a molecular mechanism that is responsible for the spread of cancer cells in the body and the development of metastases in patients with colon cancer. Their findings could help to develop treatments that inhibit tumor growth.
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  • Researchers grow stem cell-derived lung organoids that model human lung development

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers have now grown lung organoids from human embryonic stem cells that, after implantation in mice, can develop mature alveolar type 1 and AT2 cells and architecture approximating that of human lungs.
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