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Tuesday, January 16, 2024 Researchers Identify Why Cancer Immunotherapy Can Cause Colitis
Studies in mice reveal the mechanism that induces this severe side effect and point to a solution that kills the cancer without causing gastrointestinal issues.
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Thursday, December 21, 2023 Could Ginger Help Treat Autoimmune Disease Symptoms?
After ginger root was proven to halt autoimmune disease progression in mice, researchers are now trialing the same concept in humans.
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Friday, December 8, 2023 Obesity Leads to a Complex Inflammatory Response Inside Fat Tissue
New single-cell study uncovers diverse immune cells in obese mice.
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Wednesday, November 22, 2023 Research Finds Potential Target for Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes
Targeting NETs could reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke for diabetic patients.
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Monday, October 16, 2023 Scientists Develop New Model for Understanding Sudden Death in Epilepsy
With the mouse model, the team has identified a unique pattern in fatal seizures linked to a genetic mutation.
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Wednesday, October 11, 2023 Tumor-Destroying Soundwaves Receive FDA Approval for Liver Treatment in Humans
A newly developed technique provides a non-invasive alternative to surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments for cancer.
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Friday, September 22, 2023 For Glioblastoma, A New Clinical Trial Fosters Innovation and Hope
The trial advances basic science research on the relationship between purine levels and treatment resistance to develop new treatment options for patients.
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Thursday, August 10, 2023 An Adjuvanted Intranasal Vaccine for COVID-19 Protects Both Young and Old Mice
The vaccine could stop the spread of SARS-CoV-2 at the point of entry in the upper respiratory tract.
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Monday, July 31, 2023 Modifications to Amino Acids in Sperm Could Be Behind Infertility
Researchers dive into the molecular-level details of sperm formation.
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Wednesday, June 7, 2023 Researchers Overcome Major Barrier in Artificial Placenta Research
Innovative strategy allows artificial circuit to safely support premature sheep without anticoagulation.