Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - February 2012

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2012-02-29 LAU-0901 drug protects brain in an experimental stroke model 0 None
2012-02-29 New NOSH-aspirin appears more effective against cancer 0 None
2012-02-29 Alzheimer's disease drugs may act like a bad electrician 0 None
2012-02-29 CU professor to interview epilepsy sufferers and their families in depth 0 None
2012-02-29 D-serine improves depressed rats' brain plasticity and memory 0 None
2012-02-29 UVA, Johns Hopkins receive NIH grant to develop methods against glioblastoma 0 None
2012-02-29 Simple and accurate device to study malaria 0 None
2012-02-29 Scientists discover that sperm do not function like olfactory cells 0 None
2012-02-29 Exposure to deceptive advertising activates specific brain regions 0 None
2012-02-29 Breakthrough discovery about Rhizobium radiobacter 0 None
2012-02-29 Targeting O-GlcNAcase enzyme with inhibitors might treat Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-02-29 Tiny molecule might help protect pancreas from cancer 0 None
2012-02-29 Study identifies how chemo drug combination kills pancreatic cancer cells 0 None
2012-02-29 Shire, arGEN-X partner to create novel antibodies against rare diseases 0 None
2012-02-29 TMED7 protein can shut down immune system after infection has been cleared 0 None
2012-02-29 Positive results from Critical Diagnostics' biomarker study in ambulatory heart failure patients 0 None
2012-02-29 Mantra-based meditation shows promise against age-associated cognitive impairment 0 None
2012-02-29 WUSM to study children with weakened immune systems 0 None
2012-02-29 Cannabinoids may be a target for new strategies in cancer treatment 1 5
2012-02-29 Genome sequencing helps characterize S. aureus ST398-NM strain 0 None
2012-02-29 XL888 inhibitor can prevent vemurafenib resistance in melanoma patients 0 None
2012-02-28 Activating brain's visual cortex improves our sense of smell 0 None
2012-02-28 New research shows how motor neurones are produced 0 None
2012-02-28 Baxter commences CD34+ stem cell phase III trial in CMI 0 None
2012-02-28 CNRS/Inserm researchers discover new family of anti-cancer compounds 0 None
2012-02-28 Scientists discover new pathway necessary for infection to occur with N. gonorrhoeae 0 5
2012-02-28 Insights into how fructose may contribute to development of obesity, diabetes 0 None
2012-02-28 Researchers discover connection between early humans and Neanderthals' genome 0 None
2012-02-28 Scientists demonstrate how immortal flatworm overcomes aging process 0 5
2012-02-28 Low and high ID50 bacteria act through stealth and frontal attack 0 None
2012-02-28 Childhood adversity may lead to epigenetic changes in glucocorticoid receptor gene 0 None
2012-02-28 NTU's Complexity Programme aims to establish Singapore as Asian hub 0 None
2012-02-28 Aurora-A protein blocks proper functioning of tumor-suppressor p73 0 None
2012-02-28 Diets low in omega-3 fatty acids linked with memory problems 0 None
2012-02-28 UT Southwestern's chairman of pharmacology wins 2012 Rolf Luft Award 0 None
2012-02-28 Study identifies new processes that lead to development of novel cell implicated in allergies 0 3
2012-02-28 EMBL-EBI launches Enzyme Portal 0 None
2012-02-27 Chemically altered osteoporosis drug may fight malaria 0 3
2012-02-27 People with depression have increased connections among most brain areas 0 None
2012-02-27 New RNA interference method holds promise for cancer, other diseases 0 None
2012-02-27 Death of myelin sheath producing cells does not trigger MS 0 None
2012-02-27 Biodesix, Kadmon enter Phase 3 non-small cell lung cancer study collaboration 0 5
2012-02-27 Ovaries of reproductive-age women possess egg precursor cells that can mature into eggs 0 None
2012-02-27 H2S transforms dental pulp stem cells into liver cells 0 5
2012-02-27 SLU investigator aims to reduce chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy 0 None
2012-02-27 MGH scientists isolate OSCs from ovaries of reproductive age women 0 None
2012-02-27 New process can create LEDs that produce light in the UV range 0 None
2012-02-27 Wiley-Blackwell introduces new WIREs in membrane and developmental biology 0 None
2012-02-27 Two-target approach may effectively stop pancreatic cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-02-27 Scripps Florida receives NIH grant to create novel HIV inhibitors 0 None
2012-02-27 Cabozantinib blocks c-MET and VEGF signaling in mouse model of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-02-27 Researchers identify elusive gene responsible for TAR syndrome 2 5
2012-02-26 Study finds genetic variants that elevate risk for skin lesions in people exposed to arsenic 0 None
2012-02-26 New technique effective in jumpstarting defective immune systems against many diseases 0 None
2012-02-26 Rosemary aroma may improve cognitive performance 0 None
2012-02-26 Exelixis announces cabozantinib preclinical data on pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-02-26 Citrus fruits may keep stroke at bay for women 0 None
2012-02-24 Helmholtz Association grant for research on diseases caused by protein misfolding 0 2
2012-02-24 UCSF: 1-2 punch blocks tumor growth, invasion and metastasis 0 None
2012-02-24 Seven scientists aim to make strides in predicting and preventing preterm birth 0 None
2012-02-24 New drug for Huntington's disease might operate via previously unknown mechanisms of action 0 5
2012-02-24 Combined bioactive peptides successfully stimulate wound healing 0 None
2012-02-24 Evolutionary forces encourage diversity in the active surfaces of venomous toxins 0 None
2012-02-24 Fetus protecting enzyme also prevents autoimmune diseases 0 None
2012-02-24 New Huntington's drug might operate via previously unknown mechanisms of action 0 None
2012-02-24 Researchers uncover how phytoplankton release powerful toxins into environment 0 None
2012-02-24 Study evaluates how environmental triggers might alter epigenetics of CFS 0 5
2012-02-24 Article in journal Science proposes new look on killer diseases 0 None
2012-02-24 Study aims to develop noninvasive method to analyze interstitial cystitis 0 None
2012-02-24 Bath salts mimic effects of two powerful narcotics 0 None
2012-02-24 Nicotine can contribute to atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-02-24 UM scientists discover high concentrations of BMAA in shark fins 0 None
2012-02-24 UBC develops algorithm to predict how and when proteins misfold 0 None
2012-02-24 Unfolded end of Colicin N protein can kill antibiotic-resistant microbes 0 None
2012-02-24 New experiments may provide insights into possible modes of heart damage from alcohol 0 None
2012-02-24 Scientists identify specific pathways behind breast cell's transformation into cancer 0 None
2012-02-24 UA researchers identify the likely culprit of epilepsy 0 None
2012-02-24 Scientists decode two new blood types 0 None
2012-02-24 Cigarette smoke exposure results in allograft rejection 0 None
2012-02-24 Scientists identify promising strategy for HIV vaccine design 0 None
2012-02-24 Scientists identify specific mechanisms by which vitamin D inhibits inflammation 0 None
2012-02-23 Hibernation may provide insight into arrhythmia therapies 0 None
2012-02-23 FSU receives NIH grant to better understand and diagnose dyslexia 0 None
2012-02-23 Gonadal dysgenesis may also increase risk of gonadal tumors 0 None
2012-02-23 'Good-times' pumps warn cells of approaching starvation 0 None
2012-02-23 Dual regulation by similar proteins may degenerate in heart failure 0 None
2012-02-23 New model to evaluate probiotic survival in the gut 0 None
2012-02-23 Unknown facets of biological mechanism that immune cells use for creating free radicals 0 None
2012-02-23 Scientists employ metagenomics to identify new possible antibiotics against MRSA 0 None
2012-02-23 Elevated levels of two TLRs can trigger heart disease and diabetes 0 None
2012-02-23 Ventral striatum drives motivation during cognitive and motor actions 0 None
2012-02-23 Micronutrients affect methylation, linked to changes in the immune system 0 None
2012-02-23 Scientists design compounds that act against myotonic dystrophy type 1 RNA 0 5
2012-02-23 Inven2, OGT enter license agreement for 12 colorectal cancer biomarkers 0 None
2012-02-23 New kind of on-off switch for cortisol release in the brain discovered 0 None
2012-02-23 NK cells play an important role in rejection of porcine chondrocytes transplantation 0 None
2012-02-23 WoW improves cognitive function among the elderly 0 None
2012-02-23 Mount Sinai receives Le Foundation gift for psychiatric neuroimaging study 0 None
2012-02-23 Researchers discover how mTOR protein leads to cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-02-23 Study examines abdomyosarcoma growth in mouse models of muscular dystrophy 0 None
2012-02-23 Patterns of brain development are distinct in infants with ASD 0 None
2012-02-23 First molecular evidence links body's natural circadian rhythms to SCD 0 None
2012-02-23 Insight into relationship between two types of suppressors in cancerous tumors 0 None
2012-02-23 Candida albicans can sense immune status of host cells and evade them 0 None
2012-02-23 Targeting versican protein may help stop breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-02-23 Computer-assisted cognitive rehabilitation benefits patients with relapsing-remitting MS 0 None
2012-02-23 Chemists build light-controlled neural inhibitor 0 None
2012-02-23 New microfluidic device can rapidly isolate target cells 0 None
2012-02-22 China's SFDA approves Dynex DS2 ELISA analyzer 0 None
2012-02-22 Causal link between TBI and increased susceptibility to PTSD 0 None
2012-02-22 Study on role of genetics and environmental influences on criminal and antisocial behavior 0 5
2012-02-22 Major discovery for visual cognition using diffusion spectrum imaging 0 None
2012-02-22 Biocompatible interface scaffolds for improved prosthetics 0 None
2012-02-22 Scientists study chess player's brains to decipher how humans process visual information 0 None
2012-02-22 Over-reactive parents more likely to have toddlers with negative emotionality, problem behaviors 0 None
2012-02-22 Study reveals how mutation shuts down DJ-1 protein's neuroprotective abilities 0 None
2012-02-22 New injectable hydrogel can treat tissue damage from heart attack 0 None
2012-02-22 Researchers discover mechanism of thermostat protein 0 None
2012-02-22 ALS Association, AAN to honor KCL neurologist with Essey Award 0 None
2012-02-22 Link between brain dominance and laterality of cell phone use 0 None
2012-02-22 First study to gauge college students' willingness to donate to a genetic biobank 0 None
2012-02-22 VTT participates in two new EU projects that focus on type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-02-22 OGF-OGFr axis discovery provides new insights into ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-22 Study: MRSA jumps from food animals to humans 0 None
2012-02-22 BioLineRx BL-7010 may reduce gluten toxicity in patients with celiac disease 1 None
2012-02-22 New chemical compound to treat brain damage from stroke 0 None
2012-02-22 Mitochondria may be promising new target for cancer treatment 0 None
2012-02-22 Insulin production may persist for decades after onset of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-02-22 Researchers study specially bred mice to understand annual flu epidemics 0 None
2012-02-22 IDOM researchers overturn textbook view of liver metabolism 0 None
2012-02-22 Short telomeres may increase risk of chronic diseases 0 None
2012-02-22 AChemS recognizes Monell Center molecular biologist as outstanding junior scientist 0 None
2012-02-22 DANSR/FORTE assay more effective in diagnosing Edwards and Down syndrome 0 None
2012-02-22 Electronic properties of DNA can play a role in early diagnosis of cancer-causing mutations 0 None
2012-02-22 Key regulator of lens development also controls mechanosensory neuron development 0 None
2012-02-22 Telomeres - the indicators of aging - are highly susceptible to stress and depression 0 None
2012-02-22 Combination of gemcitabine and MRK003 kills pancreatic cancer cells 4 5
2012-02-21 Cedars-Sinai scientist to study potential treatments for AD 0 None
2012-02-21 Researchers discover new evidence on how cholesterol transfers from HDLs to LDLs 0 None
2012-02-21 University of Pennsylvania, IMUC enter license agreement for dendritic-cell production method 0 None
2012-02-21 Xencor, Boehringer Ingelheim partner to develop and supply biosuperior monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2012-02-21 Tasmanian devil cancer genome mapped 0 None
2012-02-21 Genomic instability allows malignant cells to acquire more deadly characteristics 0 None
2012-02-21 Precision BioSciences sues Cellectis over engineered meganucleases patent infringement 0 None
2012-02-21 Telomerase reactivation in malignant cells after genomic instability causes cancer progression 0 5
2012-02-21 Gene that destroys cancerous cells also causes ageing 0 None
2012-02-21 Researchers discover identical antibiotic resistant genes in soil bacteria and in pathogens from clinics 0 None
2012-02-20 Targeting patient's own dendritic cells may help restore the immune system 0 None
2012-02-20 KI's chemical interaction map shows how inhibitors bind to PARP enzymes 0 4
2012-02-20 ASI receives FDA clearance for GenASIs Scan and Analysis 0 None
2012-02-20 DNA ‘nanorobot’ effectively targets cancer leaving healthy cells untouched: Study 0 5
2012-02-20 EC approves Plexxikon's Zelboraf to treat BRAF mutation-positive MM 0 None
2012-02-20 Researchers track structural changes during formation of new memories 0 None
2012-02-20 Study identifies USP15 as a critical protein in cancer 0 None
2012-02-20 Modified imatinib cancer drug prevents morphine tolerance in rats 0 None
2012-02-20 ESOF 2012 science program launches today at AAAS meeting in Vancouver 0 None
2012-02-20 Symposium discusses links between genetic, epigenetic and environmental influences on autism 0 None
2012-02-20 Finnish researchers break ground in neonatal brain research 0 None
2012-02-19 Study reveals potential strength of different anti-HIV combination drugs 0 None
2012-02-19 Defects in GPR120 protein may lead to obesity and liver disease 0 None
2012-02-19 Researchers discover class of proteins that detect 'painful touch' 0 None
2012-02-19 Penn oncologist to discuss role of autophagy in fighting cancer at AAAS annual meeting 0 None
2012-02-19 Clazosentan drug shows promise against TBI in rats 1 None
2012-02-19 Protein fragments from yellow field pea seeds can lower blood pressure 0 None
2012-02-19 Evolution of cancer genome to be discussed at 2012 AAAS annual meeting 0 None
2012-02-19 Low dose carbon monoxide therapy can prevent fetal death 0 None
2012-02-18 In young children autism does not appear suddenly, but develops over time 0 None
2012-02-18 Researchers discover significant differences in brain development in infants who later develop autism 0 None
2012-02-18 The 'nutritional magic' behind soy's heart health benefits 1 None
2012-02-18 Scientists discover the off signal for inflammation 0 None
2012-02-18 Scientists discover molecular mechanism behind MS relapses 0 None
2012-02-18 TRANSFUSION publishes positive results from CryoStor collaborative research 0 None
2012-02-18 Scientists produce mathematical model of calcium activity within atrial heart cell 0 None
2012-02-18 UB researchers express concern about a new variant of Klebsiella pneumoniae 0 None
2012-02-18 RAD51 gene behind the cause of congenital mirror movements 0 None
2012-02-18 Study reveals immune mechanism for surveillance over EBV infection 0 None
2012-02-18 Evolutionary biologist receives LRI grant for lupus research 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientists observe maturation of immune cells in live zebrafish embryos 0 None
2012-02-17 Abcodia, Volition announce collaboration agreement 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientists discover molecular pathway by which maternally inherited deafness appears to occur 0 None
2012-02-17 New technology opens up pathways for disease cures 0 None
2012-02-17 New UTA method shows promise against heart disease 0 None
2012-02-17 Study reveals new guiding principles for cancer genomics 0 None
2012-02-17 New potential strategy for KRAS-mutant colon cancers 0 None
2012-02-17 Study describes how multiple RNA binding proteins cooperatively control genetic splicing code 0 None
2012-02-17 Glial cells inhibit growth of brainstem neurons 0 None
2012-02-17 University of Georgia researcher to develop first Chagas vaccine for pets 0 None
2012-02-17 Study details how breast tumors may flip TGF-beta signalling switch 0 None
2012-02-17 Study: 3D organization of chromosomes plays a role in cancer genomics 0 None
2012-02-17 Researchers sequence genome of Tasmanian devil contagious cancer 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientists create first 3-D living tissue model of glioma 0 None
2012-02-17 New preclinical data from Regulus' miR-21 study on kidney fibrosis 0 None
2012-02-17 New genetic resource to accelerate development of novel treatments for diseases 0 None
2012-02-17 U of A researcher discovers new vaccine against HCV 0 None
2012-02-17 Collaborative Cross can help fast-track key discoveries about genetics and disease 0 None
2012-02-17 IKK2 enzyme plays a key role in proliferation of lung cancer cells 0 None
2012-02-17 First accurate predictive model to differentiate between dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever 0 None
2012-02-17 Researchers obtain sequence of 168 complete genomes of fruit fly 0 None
2012-02-17 New way to improve vaccines against cancer and infectious diseases 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientists track initial steps of type 1 diabetes mellitus 0 None
2012-02-17 Nanoparticles in foods and pharmaceuticals may impair health 0 None
2012-02-17 Synthetic Oct4 protein more effective at turning genes into pluripotent stem cells 0 5
2012-02-17 New details about how cell signalling is controlled in immune system 0 None
2012-02-17 Amylin may lead to severe heart damage in obese and diabetic patients 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientist uses GPUs to simulate inner workings of human cells 0 None
2012-02-16 Exposure to common flame retardant may affect fertility and long-term memory 0 None
2012-02-16 Biochemists determine first crystal structure of an immunoproteasome 0 None
2012-02-16 Researchers test nanoscale carbon clusters for cancer chemotherapy 0 None
2012-02-16 RUCDR, PerkinElmer partner to automate NGS sample preparation 0 None
2012-02-16 MDC researcher receives ERC grant for transposon study 0 None
2012-02-16 Helping cancer patients tackle geographic challenges to access clinical trials 0 None
2012-02-16 Illumina introduces Cancer Analysis Service from IGN 0 None
2012-02-16 Study aims to eradicate the most common cause of food poisoning 0 None
2012-02-16 Complex computer program helps analyze RNA structural motifs 0 None
2012-02-16 Study underscores power of real-time cell monitoring to dissect pluridimensionality of GPCR signaling 0 None
2012-02-16 Foreign-born scientists to receive Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science 0 None
2012-02-16 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation announces recipients of 2012 Sloan Research Fellowships 0 None
2012-02-16 MV-GFP extends survival of animals with medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-02-16 China's SFDA approves Affymetrix GeneChip System 3000Dx v.2 0 None
2012-02-16 Thrombocytosis linked to severity of ovarian cancer 0 5
2012-02-16 UCSF stem cell study suggests novel strategy for heart attack 0 None
2012-02-16 Pyromaker can rapidly sequence cancer-driving mutations 0 None
2012-02-16 RUMC conducts early phase trial of MSDC-0160 for dementia 0 None
2012-02-16 WSU's novel gene-therapy for blindness receives $250,000 FFB grant 0 None
2012-02-16 Direct link between short telomere length, heart attack and early death 0 5
2012-02-16 TFF3 protein plays a more sinister role in breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-02-16 Walking With Anthony's campaign to raise money for The CST Regeneration Project 0 None
2012-02-16 Smoking kills healthy bacteria and leads to infection 0 None
2012-02-16 Cancer cell communication signals may contain pieces of RNA 0 None
2012-02-16 Researchers identify potent regulator of sensitivity to insulin 0 None
2012-02-15 Study: Diabetes may begin in the gut 0 None
2012-02-15 Researchers develop new way to culture TB bacteria 0 None
2012-02-15 Gen-Probe receives FDA approval for PROGENSA PCA3 assay 0 None
2012-02-15 Ability of the brain to rehearse is critical to make newly acquired memory more permanent 0 None
2012-02-15 DC-SIGN molecule appears to play a role in fighting allergy 0 None
2012-02-15 Chemists create new molecule that can tangle inside the DNA for up to 16 days 0 None
2012-02-15 23andMe, Cleveland Clinic to discover how genes and environment influence PD 0 None
2012-02-15 Chemists adapt natural strategies to improve performance of DNA detectors 0 None
2012-02-15 HB-EGF plays a critical role during retina regeneration 0 None
2012-02-15 Disrupted sleep may lead to build-up of amyloid plaques 0 3
2012-02-15 Mass spectroscopy identifies total of 1,210 UCB proteins 0 None
2012-02-15 Study finds BRCA1 mutations in nearly one in five TN breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-02-15 Tissues in SIV-infected monkeys can ramp up production of Tregs 0 None
2012-02-15 Tetrahydrobiopterin plays a key role in arterial health of women 1 5
2012-02-15 Researchers investigate role of a MYC family gene in ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-15 mRNA sequencing reveals transcriptomic landscape of breast cancer 0 None
2012-02-15 New information about IL-6 protein's role in development of neurological disorders 0 None
2012-02-15 U-M's first human embryonic stem cell line to be placed on the U.S.NIH registry 0 None
2012-02-15 Curcumin prolongs life and enhances activity of fruit flies with AD 0 5
2012-02-15 New group of compounds may protect brain cells from inflammation 0 None
2012-02-15 New WSU model system focuses on causes of everyday MS symptoms 1 None
2012-02-15 Study confirms increased risk of cancers linked with Lynch syndrome 0 None
2012-02-14 Study shows how malaria parasite changes into banana form before sexual reproduction 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists identify and describe molecular mechanism behind holoprosencephaly 0 None
2012-02-14 Epigenetic mechanisms maintain tolerance in T cells specific for self antigens 0 None
2012-02-14 New light on treatment targets for potentially life-threatening cardiac arrhythmia conditions 0 None
2012-02-14 'Targeted' drugs may be effective against lung and colorectal tumors driven by novel gene abnormalities 0 None
2012-02-14 Radiation treatment transforms breast cancer stem cells into new iBCSCs 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists create fungi with additional foreign genes to produce chemicals for drugs 0 None
2012-02-14 Oxygen deprivation disrupts insulin and glucose regulation in rat pups 0 None
2012-02-14 Ensysce announces latest data on delivery platform for therapeutic siRNA 0 None
2012-02-14 Promising compound may counteract HIV's ability to hijack CD59 protein 0 None
2012-02-14 Supply of childhood leukemia drug nearly exhausted 0 None
2012-02-14 Fresh insights into cell division could help scientists develop cancer drugs 0 None
2012-02-14 New potential therapy for Huntington disease 0 None
2012-02-14 Radiation induces testicular cancer in male fetuses 0 None
2012-02-14 Two prefrontal cortex areas critical in distinguishing emotions from facial expressions 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists create new mouse model for medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists develop mutant zebrafish to study Maple Syrup Urine Disease 1 5
2012-02-14 Marshall University researcher to understand connections between cancer and obesity 0 None
2012-02-14 Agilent's microarrays used in landmark study on prenatal samples 0 None
2012-02-14 People with Lynch syndrome face increased risks of breast and pancreatic cancers 0 None
2012-02-14 Compound makes imipenem 16 times more effective against antibiotic-resistant K. pneumoniae 0 None
2012-02-14 Researchers pinpoint source of Loeys-Dietz syndrome 0 None
2012-02-14 New software key for personalized cancer medicine 0 None
2012-02-13 Pacific Biosciences releases major upgrade to PacBio RS system 0 None
2012-02-13 Scientists test new 'therapeutic vaccine' against HIV on volunteers 0 None
2012-02-13 Erasing neuronal memories may help control persistent pain 0 None
2012-02-13 Third patient dosed in Phase 1/2 SMD trial using RPE cells derived from hESCs 0 None
2012-02-13 Discovery of novel rearrangements and fusions supports role for NGS in treatment of cancer 0 None
2012-02-13 EU-funded 4DCellFate project to kick off today 0 None
2012-02-13 Trevena commences TRV130 Phase I clinical trial for severe post-operative pain 0 None
2012-02-13 Elevated levels of cell-free fetal DNA early in pregnancy do not predict preeclampsia 0 None
2012-02-13 Study demonstrates dynamic genetic changes in ovarian cancers between diagnosis and recurrence 0 None
2012-02-13 Early MSC transplantation can help repair neonatal brain damage 0 None
2012-02-13 SAMHD1 protein cuts off raw material that HIV needs to create DNA and replicate 0 None
2012-02-13 Preterm birth interventions should be tailored for underlying risk factors and pathways 0 None
2012-02-13 Benefits of long-term Kineret therapy in people with NOMID 0 None
2012-02-13 New method can create scaffolds for tissue engineering applications 0 None
2012-02-13 Researchers discover a connection of peroxisomal protein import and receptor export 1 None
2012-02-13 Discovery sheds light on what happens in cells when DNA is damaged 0 None
2012-02-13 Researchers discover a startling feature of early brain development 0 None
2012-02-13 Massively parallel sequencing effective in diagnosing fetal aneuploidies 0 None
2012-02-13 Bexarotene appears to help clear out excess plaque in Alzheimer's 1 5
2012-02-13 Pioglitazone can prevent long term effects of maternal obesity on offspring 0 None
2012-02-13 RBC transfusion improves physical fatigue in postpartum anemic women 0 None
2012-02-13 Molecular secrets behind halofuginone's power 0 5
2012-02-13 KSU, St. Michael's receive U.S. patent to use BRCA1 gene for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-02-13 Curcumin may block growth of castrate-resistant prostate tumors 0 None
2012-02-13 First study to ever quantify effects of estrogen as a stimulant of pheromones 0 None
2012-02-12 Research team studies effect of anabolic steroids on body fat 0 None
2012-02-12 Study reveals how SAMHD1 works to protect dendritic cells from HIV virus 0 None
2012-02-10 Study investigates how cytokine IFN-λ release is regulated 0 None
2012-02-10 Scientists discover ferocity of immune system after viral infection 0 None
2012-02-10 Scientists identify single prion protein that causes neuronal death 0 None
2012-02-10 Genomics pioneer to present at ARVO 2012 meeting 0 None
2012-02-10 New evidence for role of the brain in obesity 0 None
2012-02-10 Gene therapy to promote remyelination in mouse model of MS 1 None
2012-02-10 UofL to receive Grand Challenges tuberculosis biomarkers grant 0 None
2012-02-10 New 3D computer model to understand cancer development 0 None
2012-02-10 Forsyth Institute to receive TB biomarkers grant from Gates Foundation 0 None
2012-02-10 Injecting MWCNTs can kill tumor initiating breast cancer stem cells 0 None
2012-02-10 IKBKE protein plays two roles in tobacco-related NSCLC 0 None
2012-02-10 U-M research sheds light on aging process 0 None
2012-02-10 Study identifies new gene variants linked with risk of T2D 0 None
2012-02-10 SomaLogic to receive TB biomarkers grant from Gates Foundation 0 None
2012-02-10 New cERD method can detect RNAi activity in biological fluids 0 5
2012-02-10 New link between beta-arrestin and short-term memory 0 None
2012-02-10 Chromosomal microarray provides more information about fetal abnormalities 0 None
2012-02-10 New approach for production of tissue culture scaffolds in 3-D arrangements 0 5
2012-02-10 UC Riverside uncovers new insight into colon cancer 0 None
2012-02-10 RI Hospital to study treatment that may prevent post-traumatic OA 0 None
2012-02-09 Single fibronectin injection can prevent chronic pain development after SCI 0 None
2012-02-09 SSRIs may minimize risk of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy 0 None
2012-02-09 BGI and VIB's genomics meeting to take place on Feb. 15 0 None
2012-02-09 Early-life farm environment increases number of regulatory T-lymphocytes 0 None
2012-02-09 Readministration of gene therapy improves vision in three patients with LCA 0 5
2012-02-09 DNA sequencing can direct immune system to attack cancer 0 None
2012-02-09 Fasting and chemotherapy drugs more effectively treat cancers 0 None
2012-02-09 Scientists study a botanical formula that kills aggressive prostate cancer tumors 0 None
2012-02-09 LFA announces new grants for critical areas of lupus research 0 None
2012-02-09 Conventional method has minimal role in determination of PJI 0 None
2012-02-09 New, more targeted way to stimulate neurons in the brain 0 None
2012-02-09 Deep-brain stimulation of entorhinal cortex can strengthen memory 0 None
2012-02-09 Mary Ann Liebert to launch BioResearch Open Access in March 0 None
2012-02-09 Study implicates 'arms race' between genes and germs 0 4
2012-02-08 Thumb and little finger react faster than the middle finger 0 None
2012-02-08 A critical step forward in understanding how insulin secretion is regulated in the body 0 None
2012-02-08 Researchers discover function and expression of CD97 in malignant gliomas 0 None
2012-02-08 MRI techniques can measure changes in microstructural properties of white matter 0 None
2012-02-08 Scientists reveal how psychostimulant drugs work to control hyperactivity 0 None
2012-02-08 Researchers discover how mutations in parkin gene cause PD 0 5
2012-02-08 New skin fillers and laser technologies can correct signs of aging 0 None
2012-02-08 Scientists discover how individual MST neurons function 0 None
2012-02-08 Researchers discover molecules that differentiate early-stage breast tumors from invasive cancer 0 None
2012-02-08 New immunotherapy combination prolongs survival in dogs with NHL 0 None
2012-02-08 Study describes molecular pathway that controls rest and activity rhythms 0 None
2012-02-08 Study examines dimensional structure linked with DSM antisocial personality disorder criteria 0 None
2012-02-08 Researchers learn how to improve performance of microcantilever sensors 0 None
2012-02-08 Research focuses on gene mutation that leads to cleft palate 0 None
2012-02-08 Scientists study organ development in mice to unravel how breast cancers develop in people 0 None
2012-02-08 Tailoring TB treatment based on a patient's genetic sequence 0 None
2012-02-07 FGF21 hormone causes significant and rapid bone loss in mice 0 None
2012-02-07 Link between inflammation-related genes and risk of ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-07 ECNP expresses deep concern at withdrawal by AstraZeneca from neuroscience drug research 0 None
2012-02-07 Cyclin D1 oncogene may promote chromosomal instability 0 None
2012-02-07 Inhibiting MET signaling in glioblastoma has major therapeutic value 0 None
2012-02-07 Visual working memory not as specialized in the brain as visual encoding 0 None
2012-02-07 Novel stem-cell technique to enhance bone growth 0 None
2012-02-07 Short spinning session can induce troponin T in healthy people 0 None
2012-02-07 Study to understand how brain processes information in competitive settings 0 None
2012-02-07 Karolinska Institutet to study fundamental causes of diabetes 0 None
2012-02-07 Low-dose MNC hUCB therapy effective in ALS-modeled mice 0 None
2012-02-07 Breathalyzer distinguishes normal and disease-state glucose metabolism 0 None
2012-02-07 PerkinElmer launches new AlphaLISA Epigenetic Cellular Detection Kits 0 None
2012-02-07 Genomic Health plans to establish wholly owned subsidiary 0 None
2012-02-07 Researchers derive vessel-forming stem cells from amniotic fluid 0 None
2012-02-07 Scientists capture finest nerve cell details in living mouse brain 0 3
2012-02-07 Researchers discover how SHP-2 genetic defect may result in heart malformation 0 None
2012-02-07 Exposure to manganese may increase risk of clumsiness in former welders 0 None
2012-02-06 Researchers describe genetic basis of endometriosis 0 None
2012-02-06 Vigorous exercise triggers MSC accumulation in skeletal muscle 0 None
2012-02-06 Scientists search gene alterations in three-parent kids 0 None
2012-02-06 Coronary patients with low levels of anti-PC at greater risk of complications 0 None
2012-02-06 Body's zinc control mechanisms may be key to aggressive breast cancer treatments 0 None
2012-02-06 McMaster receives $30M gift to accelerate innovations in health research, education and care 0 None
2012-02-06 Precision receives U.S. patent allowance for genome engineering methods 0 None
2012-02-06 Pyromaker can more accurately identify complex genetic mutations 0 None
2012-02-06 CD74 molecule plays a guiding role in immune responses against diseases 0 None
2012-02-06 Scientists identify genetic variant that increases risk of ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-02-05 Two molecules hold promise as a biomarker for OA 0 None
2012-02-04 Two different research groups make similar advances in AD study 0 None
2012-02-04 Study offers evidence that toxic forms of Alzheimer's protein spread in the brain 0 None
2012-02-04 Scientists discover extremely long-lived proteins in aging rats 0 None
2012-02-04 Combination of Toca 511 and 5-FC may prolong survival in glioblastoma 0 2.6
2012-02-04 Brain may replace sensory experiences to help understand common metaphors 0 None
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2012-02-04 Whole exome sequencing provides clues about rare mutations in aneurysms 0 None
2012-02-04 Soy isoflavone supplements do not reduce breast cancer cell proliferation 0 None
2012-02-04 Whole-exome sequencing discovers cause of glycosylation disorders 0 None
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2012-02-03 People with CD36 gene may like high-fat foods more than others 0 None
2012-02-03 Urine-based biomarkers may lead to development of test for high-risk prostate cancer 0 None
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2012-02-03 International conference focuses on where and how memory is formed 0 None
2012-02-03 Immune cells from healthy individuals effectively kill cancer cells 0 None
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2012-02-03 Scientists uncover genes that govern male and female behaviors 0 5
2012-02-03 Researchers tease out toxic role of tau oligomers in Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-02-03 Scientists discover new mechanisms by which RNA drugs can control gene activity 0 None
2012-02-03 Researchers identify fexinidazole as potential new therapy for visceral leishmaniasis 0 None
2012-02-03 Strong link between triglyceride levels and ischemic stroke in older women 0 None
2012-02-03 Multiple DNA repair defect in monocytes 0 None
2012-02-03 Silver as effective as leading chemotherapy drugs 0 None
2012-02-03 Version of 'Goldilocks' gene could determine future treatment for TB patients 0 None
2012-02-02 GIS study sheds light on complex regulation of gene expression 0 None
2012-02-02 Colchicine, another weapon against cancer 0 None
2012-02-02 Scientists reveal novel mechanism underpinning age-dependent changes to cognitive abilities 0 None
2012-02-02 High beta-amyloid levels may affect brain performance in healthy adults 0 None
2012-02-02 Researchers identify mechanism that leads to ischemia-reperfusion damage 0 None
2012-02-02 Scientists establish HCV infection in liver-like cells derived from iPSCs 0 None
2012-02-02 Researchers reveal how antipsychotics affect metabolism by SMAD3 activation 0 None
2012-02-02 Oxford Nanopore CTO to present at AGBT conference in Florida 0 None
2012-02-02 Gene activity may help explain how vigorous exercise improves survival from prostate cancer 0 None
2012-02-02 Abnormal tau protein propagates along linked brain circuits 0 4
2012-02-02 Healthy lung tissue transplantation shows promise for patients with pulmonary diseases 0 4
2012-02-02 Over-exposure to noise can cause more lasting changes to auditory circuitry 0 None
2012-02-02 Researchers discover new biomarker for cyanide poisoning 0 None
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2012-02-02 Cancer Genomics now available online 0 None
2012-02-02 Almac introduces NGS data analysis services 0 None
2012-02-02 Clear link between male subfertility and lower risk of prostate cancer 0 None
2012-02-01 Brief 10-minute massage helps reduce inflammation in muscle 0 None
2012-02-01 Singapore scientists lead in 3D mapping of human genome 0 None
2012-02-01 New light on how superbugs become resistant to antibiotics 0 None
2012-02-01 Decaffeinated coffee may improve brain energy metabolism linked with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-02-01 Researchers use liquid laser to diagnose genetic mutations linked with cancer 0 None
2012-02-01 OPN-305 may improve survival outcomes for kidney transplant patients 0 None
2012-02-01 Fish intake can help pregnant women improve their progeny's intelligence 0 None
2012-02-01 Peptides linked with internal flu viral structures can help develop universal vaccine 0 None
2012-02-01 Progenitor cells have potential to develop into RBCs 0 None
2012-02-01 TGen, UA receive NFCR grant to study targeted pancreatic cancer therapies 0 None
2012-02-01 Certain strains of P. aeruginosa cause WBCs to produce high levels of histamine 0 None
2012-02-01 Specific gene mutation triggers development of NAFLD 0 None
2012-02-01 Study finds no link between BDV and psychiatric illness 0 None
2012-02-01 Scientists discover different brain regions cooperate during short-term memory 0 None
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2012-02-01 Scientists identify TDO enzyme as new target for cancer therapy 0 None
2012-02-01 Kras gene plays a role in continuous growth of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-02-01 Pneumonic plague bacteria transform lungs into a playground for microbes to flourish 0 None
2012-02-01 Nanosize titanates may inhibit growth of oral cancer and bacterial cell lines 0 None
2012-02-01 New technology helps scientists observe Parkinson's cell development 0 None
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