Cell Biology

This protein can treat triple-negative breast cancer

New York, May 20 (IANS) Researchers have developed a remedy to thwart the metastatic spread of breast cancer, a leading cause of death among …

Cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer: Bizarre cocktail is now being tested in humans after reducing the disease by 90% in</b> …

Health (UK)

This 'metastasis-blocking' compound may stop the spread of cancer

Using a new approach, scientists have located a compound that stops the spread of breast, pancreatic, and prostate cancers in mice.<p>The compound — …

Cancer

9 Health Benefits of Lion's Mane Mushroom (Plus Side Effects)

Lion’s mane mushrooms, also known as <i>hou tou gu</i> or <i>yamabushitake</i>, are large, white, shaggy mushrooms that resemble a lion’s mane as they grow.<p>They have …

Medical Research

Robots can now grow humanoid organoids from stem cells faster and better than people can

Automated robots now have the tools to grow imitation, simplified human organs out of stem cells. Thankfully, we weren’t transported to a sci-fi …

Stem Cells

Lowering cholesterol improves cancer-fighting immunotherapy

A new study has found that when cholesterol levels are reduced, cancer immunotherapy becomes more effective. The findings offer a simple way to …

Immunotherapy

Tobacco peptide may be the future solution to superbugs

Flowers from <i>Nicotiana alata</i>, a tobacco plant, may hold the key to dealing with drug-resistant bacteria known as “superbugs.” The discovery was made …

Microbiology

Graphene Stimulator Paves Way for Optical Pacemakers, Smart Opioids, and Electronic Cancer Killers

Scientists dream big with the invention of a new graphene-based remote control for cell behavior Illustration: Nanotools BioscienceShine light on …

Nanotech

Tumor immune evasion arises through loss of TNF sensitivity

Killing without poking holes<p>Given the success of T cell–centric cancer immunotherapies, there is considerable interest in understanding exactly how …

Immunotherapy

Rocket Pharma's lead candidate shows positive effect in Fanconi anemia

Results from a Phase 1/2 clinical trial evaluating Rocket Pharmaceuticals' (NASDAQ:RCKT) lead gene therapy candidate, RP-L102, in patients with …

Business

Storing stem cells is focus of Ann Arbor science company

ANN ARBOR, MI - An Ann Arbor company is offering to collect stem cells from people and then store them in a frozen state, allowing the customer to …

Stem Cells

Assessment of safety and feasibility of human allogeneic adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells in a pediatric patient

Correspondence<p>This is an unedited manuscript that has been accepted for publication. Nature Research are providing this early version of the …

Google Scholar

Sensing the stress

When blood flow in arteries increases, surrounding smooth muscle relaxes to allow blood vessel dilation. Using a high-throughput screen for …

Biology

Five years later, 86 percent of patients are cancer-free thanks to Nohla Therapeutics’ leukemia treatment

Just days after announcing $45 million in new funding, startup Nohla Therapeutics has released extended results from a study of dilanubicel — its …

Cancer

CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP) Presents At Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Healthcare Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by CRISPR Therapeutics in conjunction with this event.<p>128<p>Click to enlarge

Bank of America

Two new pathways expand the horizon for cancer research

Media Release<p><b>From:</b> The University of Newcastle<p>Until now, global cancer research has focused on two per cent of the human genome that make proteins. …

Cancer

Rhino pregnancy stirs hope for a nearly extinct species

Victoria, a southern white rhino at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, is pregnant. It’s an event of vital importance for a program to bring back her …

Endangered Species

Flow of cerebrospinal fluid regulates division

Stem cells in the brain can divide and mature into neurons participating in various brain functions, including memory. In a paper scientists have …

Neuroscience

Gene therapy that restores vision in dogs may help humans, too

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- A Michigan State University veterinary ophthalmologist has modified a gene therapy that reverses blindness in dogs that have a …

Michigan State University

A way to prevent pancreatic cancer from spreading post-surgery?

New research suggests a strategy for lowering the odds of metastasis following successful pancreatic cancer surgery: The post-operative period, …

Cancer

Health Effect of Magnets

It has been proven that some cells and tissues in the body emit electromagnetic pulses. (ref 1) Therefore, proponents postulate, when cells and …

Medicine

New blood test rapidly detects signs of pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is expected to become the second deadliest cancer in the United States by 2030. It is tough to cure because it is usually not …

Cancer

Why Wall Street Analysts Are Mostly Positive on CRISPR

In December 2017, CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP) entered a collaboration with Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) for the co-development and …

Biotechnology

Metarrestin, a perinucleolar compartment inhibitor, effectively suppresses metastasis

Blocking metastasis from the inside<p>Metastasis, the spread of tumor cells that often results in cancer patients’ deaths, remains difficult to treat …

Cancer

Why CBD Oil Stocks Are a Great Long-Term Investment

All Investors need to know that the medical marijuana sector has long-term investment stock opportunities that could be worth billions! The CBD oil …

Cannabis

Immune cell provides cradle for mammary stem cells: Study shows how macrophages and mammary stem cells talk to each other through chemical signaling.

Study shows how macrophages and mammary stem cells talk to each other through chemical signaling.<p>Researchers have made new discoveries about how an …

Cancer

Catholic school board's charity ban not in keeping with church teaching: Bioethicist:Dr. Moira McQueen says Catholics can support some of an organization's work even if they don't support it all.

It’s possible to support charities that conduct research banned by the Catholic church while still following approved church teachings, a Catholic …

Stem Cells

HP Labs pioneers new approach to creating 3D images of human cells

The new technique works by combining 2D images of a transparent cell recorded by an optical microscope attached to video camera as the cell spins in …

Cancer Cells

Gilead to build its EU CAR-T manufacturing facility at Amsterdam airport

Speed is of the essence when it comes to manufacturing CAR T drugs—personalized treatments in which immune cells are engineered to recognize and …

Biotechnology

Angels’ Keynan Middleton to undergo Tommy John surgery

ANAHEIM — Keynan Middleton sought a second opinion for his elbow injury, but it didn’t bring any better news.<p>Middleton said on Thursday that he has …

Stem Cells