Successful treatment in mice for severe childhood cancer
In mice with high-risk neuroblastoma, tumors disappeared in response to a new combination treatment with precision medicines, a recent study shows. This is a vital step toward...
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Which glioblastoma patients will respond to immunotherapy?
Scientists have discovered a new biomarker to identify which patients with brain tumors called glioblastomas - the most common and malignant of primary brain tumors - might...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily
Scientists discover low amounts of cholesterol in tumor-associated macrophages
Significant changes in lipid metabolism are known to occur in cells associated with non-small-cell lung carcinoma - the most common form of lung cancer.
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New findings on bacteria that increase risk of pancreatic cancer
Bacteria from the digestive system seem to have the potential to cause damage to pancreatic cells, increasing the risk of malignant tumors. Now for the first time, live...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
New combination treatment enables complete tumor regression in mice with high-risk neuroblastoma
In mice with high-risk neuroblastoma, tumors disappeared in response to a new combination treatment with precision medicines, a recent study from University of Gothenburg...
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Antihistamines can influence immunotherapy response by enhancing T cell activation
Researchers discovered that antihistamines are associated with improved responses to immunotherapy. Their work revealed a role for the histamine receptor in suppressing T cell...
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Research provides clues to improving CAR-T for solid tumors
Recent molecular science research may provide important insights as to why chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapies for solid tumors have failed to achieve results that match...
6 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Parallels in human, dog oral tumors could speed new therapies
Recent research compared the genetic expression profiles of a nonlethal canine tumor and the rare, devastating human oral tumor it resembles, laying the groundwork for...
7 days ago - ScienceDaily
SPORE-funded Kidney Cancer Program at UT Southwestern reports wide array of tumor models to date
Funded by a Specialized Program of Research Excellence award from the National Cancer Institute , the Kidney Cancer Program at UT Southwestern's Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive...
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FDA Approves Imaging Drug for Detecting Ovarian Cancer Lesions
The tumor-targeted agent pafolacianine causes ovarian cancer lesions to 'light up like stars against a night sky' and improve surgeons' ability to locate cancerous tissue. FDA...
7 days ago - Medscape
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Developing a Design Space for OTC Manufacturing
In this application note, we explain how comprehensive, process relevant characterization of wet granules can lead to control of tablet CQAs and assist Design Space definition...
Fraser-McGurk screamer helps Renegades win thriller against Strikers
An early contender for catch of the season from Jake Fraser-McGurk has helped the Melbourne Renegades overcome a dramatic batting collapse to beat the Adelaide Strikers by two...
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Why your household budget is shrinking
Climbing inflation against a backdrop of weak wage growth is putting the squeeze on family budgets. Fears are growing that if interest rates rise to combat the inflation it...
Cannabis Use Linked To Extremes of Nightly Sleep Duration: Study
Pattern even more pronounced among heavy users
Canadian drugmaker says its COVID-19 vaccine is effective
A Canadian drugmaker says its plant-based COVID-19 vaccine showed strong protection against the coronavirus
Top in ID: US responds to Omicron variant, FDA approves novel HBV vaccine
Information related to the new omicron variant, including the United States' response to it and details of its first case in the U.S., made up most of the top stories in...
Data science proved what Pittsburgh's Black leaders knew: Racial disparities...
The ferocity of the covid-19 pandemic did what Black Pittsburgh - communities that make up a quarter of the city's population - thought impossible. It shook the norms.
When the surges just keep coming: A view from the covid vortex
Dr. Rais Vohra has impeccable timing. He stepped into his role as interim health officer of Fresno County just months before the start of the covid-19 pandemic.
Police seize $1.8 million in cash stacked on CBD hotel coffee table
Three men have been jailed after police found 250 kilograms of methamphetamine concealed in a shipment of tyres bound for Australia.