Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - March 2012

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2012-03-31 Study uses simple technique to break military camouflage 0 None
2012-03-31 Thermally content mice might serve as meaningful research subjects 0 None
2012-03-31 Diversity of intestinal stem cells is greater than previously thought 0 None
2012-03-31 New project to focus on role of Myc oncoproteins in B-cell lymphoma 0 None
2012-03-31 Clinical findings from Transgenomic's NuclearMitome Test study on nuclear mitochondrial disorders 0 None
2012-03-31 NanoString to launch 3 new products for nCounter Analysis System at AACR 2012 0 None
2012-03-31 Dengue infection makes mosquito's blood feeding more efficient 0 None
2012-03-31 UH clinical trial to evaluate stool DNA testing for colon cancer 0 None
2012-03-31 SAP protein promotes deposition of amyloid beta in Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-03-31 Nmnat enzyme plays a critical role in nerve injury 0 None
2012-03-30 BPA shows tangible effects on health endpoints at high dosage levels 0 None
2012-03-30 Disrupting mTORC1 protein complex extends lifespan 0 None
2012-03-30 Study confirms innate ability of ticks to adapt to changing climatic conditions 0 None
2012-03-30 Infection with dengue virus turns on feeding-related genes in mosquitoes 0 None
2012-03-30 Cancer cells grow and proliferate more robustly when exposed to human cells 0 None
2012-03-30 Scientists reveal powerful role of astrocytes in the brain 0 None
2012-03-30 TRIM28 protein essential after fertilisation to preserve epigenetic marks on imprinted genes 0 None
2012-03-30 Marfan syndrome researcher to receive March of Dimes/Colonel Harland Sanders Award 0 None
2012-03-30 The Lancet acknowledges world's first bedside genetic test 0 None
2012-03-30 Cyberplasm could pinpoint diseases within the human body 0 None
2012-03-30 Vitamin D-fortified doogh improves inflammatory markers in type 2 diabetics 0 None
2012-03-30 New synthetic small molecules could treat obesity, diabetes and sleep disorders 0 None
2012-03-30 Women with HIV superinfection have more potent antibody responses 0 None
2012-03-30 Researchers identify new population of intestinal stem cells 0 None
2012-03-30 Study identifies key mechanism behind breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-03-30 Scientists produce first genetic brain atlas 0 None
2012-03-30 OMRF researchers identify three lupus genes 0 None
2012-03-30 Researchers discover MicroRNAs as new switch of adipose cell development 0 5
2012-03-30 Researchers generate artificial thymus tissue to enable T cell maturation 0 None
2012-03-30 Thermo Fisher introduces new HyPerforma S.U.B. TK system 0 None
2012-03-30 Scientists identify potential drug target for mixed lineage leukaemia 0 None
2012-03-30 Massively parallel sequencing quickly identifies breast cancer risk gene 0 None
2012-03-30 Researchers unravel critical regulatory mechanism behind angiogenesis 0 None
2012-03-30 Study explains how rapamycin also causes insulin resistance 0 None
2012-03-30 Bilingualism can offer protection from symptoms of dementia 0 None
2012-03-30 XRCC2 gene mutations cause increased breast cancer risk 0 None
2012-03-29 Papillary renal cell carcinoma patients face low tumour re-occurrence and cancer-related death rates 0 None
2012-03-29 Avian and swine flu viruses hijack genetic regulators during human infection 0 None
2012-03-29 Yogurt could be an excellent vehicle for delivery of heart-healthy n-3 fatty acids 0 None
2012-03-29 Albumin best choice for prevention of circulatory dysfunction in cirrhotic patients 0 None
2012-03-29 Ember adds Joslin's BMP7 technology to brown fat intellectual property portfolio 0 None
2012-03-29 Greenwood launches Syndromic Autism 62-Gene Panel 0 None
2012-03-29 Daiichi Sankyo, NGM to discover and develop new treatments for diabetes 0 None
2012-03-29 New technique could restore fertility of boys undergoing cancer treatment 0 None
2012-03-29 UTHealth, PLx Pharma to test phosphatidylcholine-enriched version of indomethacin in PDA model 0 None
2012-03-29 BioSeek, Merck Serono sign new BioMAP collaboration agreement 0 None
2012-03-29 New McMaster centre to track health differences by ethnicity 0 None
2012-03-29 Biochemists determine atomic structure of new ABC transporter 0 None
2012-03-29 Ember, Joslin aims to utilize brown fat for treatment of obesity and diabetes 0 None
2012-03-29 Anthropologists discover lower testosterone levels in Tsimane men 0 None
2012-03-29 Broad Institute, Novartis develop cancer cell line encyclopedia 0 None
2012-03-29 New treatment approach halts spread of cancer cells into normal brain tissue 0 5
2012-03-29 Researchers design new treatment approach for invasive brain tumors 0 None
2012-03-29 Researchers describe unexpected role of p75NTR in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-03-29 Bristol-Myers Squibb, Meso Scale Discovery collaborate to advance AD research 0 None
2012-03-29 Gene therapy improves chylomicron metabolism in LPLD patients 0 None
2012-03-29 Affymetrix' GeneChip technology incorporated into Lineagen's FirstStepDx genetic evaluation service 0 None
2012-03-29 P. falciparum colonizes America via two separate introduction routes: Study 0 None
2012-03-29 MabCure retains CUNY CAT to evaluate monoclonal antibodies against ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-03-29 Stem Cells reports results of Neuralstem ALS Phase I trial 0 5
2012-03-29 Researchers profile genetic changes in cancer with drug sensitivity 0 None
2012-03-29 Scientists explore number of strategies to prevent anesthesia-induced injury in infants 0 None
2012-03-29 Nature journal publishes first volume of Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia 0 None
2012-03-29 Interleukin, U-M School of Dentistry complete enrollment in PST Genetic Test study 0 None
2012-03-29 MiR-375 regulates IL-13-induced changes in allergic diseases 0 None
2012-03-29 Protein's location in a cell affects impact on disease 0 None
2012-03-29 Scientists uncover new layer of information in the genetic code 0 None
2012-03-29 Chromosomal abnormality in children with ependymoma linked with poorer chance of survival 0 None
2012-03-28 Cracking Your Genetic Code raises bioethics issues 0 None
2012-03-28 Understanding quantum metabolism may help stop cancer growth 0 5
2012-03-28 Later-stage cancers thrive by finding detours around drug roadblocks 0 None
2012-03-28 AMP confident in lawsuit to invalidate patents on two breast cancer genes 0 None
2012-03-28 Researchers identify DNA methylation in patients with schizophrenia 0 None
2012-03-28 ACCR designates Georgetown student as early-career scientist 0 None
2012-03-28 Study: Some breast cancer tumours may not respond to taxane chemotherapy 0 None
2012-03-28 Study examines link between lab-tested drugs and defective protein that causes CF 0 None
2012-03-28 Hyperinsulinemia itself not a cause of atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-03-28 UofL researcher receives patent for novel biochemical discovery 0 None
2012-03-28 Direct Molecular Recognition technique can quantitate multiple DNA species 0 None
2012-03-28 Pulsed photoacoustic techniques can diagnose different cancer cell types 0 None
2012-03-28 Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticle-induced hyperthermia can kill cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-28 Placentophagia may offer benefits to human mothers 0 None
2012-03-28 Data supports links between AD and diabetes: New study 0 None
2012-03-28 Researchers identify genetic causes in nearly 1 in 5 patients with dilated cardiomyopathy 0 None
2012-03-28 Researchers use game theory to understand dynamics of cancer tumor evolution under stress 0 None
2012-03-28 Non-HDL-C levels appear to increase risk of heart attack or stroke in statin-treated patients 0 None
2012-03-28 New pre-clinical data on Rexahn's RX-3117 study to be presented at AACR meeting 0 None
2012-03-28 Simple genetic test could help predict aggressiveness of rhabdomyosarcoma tumours 0 None
2012-03-28 New gene transfer technique can treat beta-thalassemia, sickle cell anemia 0 5
2012-03-28 Cigarette smoke responsible for spread of cancer cells 0 5
2012-03-28 UT Southwestern researcher wins prestigious award from International Atherosclerosis Society 0 None
2012-03-28 Starfruit-shaped nanorods for medical imaging, chemical sensing 0 None
2012-03-28 New microfluidic chip more effective in detecting flu outbreaks 0 None
2012-03-28 CRG, Illumina partner for large-scale analysis of genetic variation and function 0 None
2012-03-27 Gold nanoparticles used to introduce chemical residues into the immune system 0 None
2012-03-27 Previously unknown mechanism helps intestinal bacteria to affect formation of blood vessels 0 None
2012-03-27 Structural adaptations found in short-track speed skaters' brains 0 None
2012-03-27 Pfizer to present data on ADCs at AACR 2012 0 None
2012-03-27 New method uses E. coli bacteria to engineer human therapeutic glycoproteins 0 1
2012-03-27 Simple placebo pill can track footprints of prior antidepressant use 0 None
2012-03-27 UC professor to show new anticancer agent at ACS Spring 2012 meeting 0 None
2012-03-27 Obese youths with particular genetic variants may be more prone to fatty liver disease 0 None
2012-03-27 Study reconfirms specific genetic risks associated with PTSD 0 None
2012-03-27 IU biologist to genetically modify variants of chlamydia 0 None
2012-03-27 Researchers use skin cells from MND patient to create motor neurones 1 None
2012-03-27 Protein precursors destined for spiny extensions of neurons travel single file 0 None
2012-03-27 Defects in schizophrenia-risk genes and environmental stress lead to abnormal brain development 0 None
2012-03-27 Intravenous immune globulin effective treatment for GBS, CIDP 0 None
2012-03-27 Scientists create first full 3-D images of vitamin B12 0 None
2012-03-27 Nanoscale sensor can conduct individual DNA sequencing 0 None
2012-03-27 Study reveals how HSV-1 virus overcomes intrinsic host defenses 0 None
2012-03-27 SAR236553/REGN727 antibody reduces LDL by up to 72% in patients 0 None
2012-03-27 Repeated stress triggers tau protein aggregates inside brain cells 0 None
2012-03-27 Study identifies major gene affecting chronic pain sensitivity 0 None
2012-03-27 Lowering LDL at younger age can reduce risk of CHD 0 None
2012-03-27 ACS symposium focuses on biomimetics 0 None
2012-03-26 Minimally invasive treatments could target ‘hunger hormone’ 0 None
2012-03-26 Study reveals mechanism by which AD may cause memory loss 0 None
2012-03-26 Stem cells from own bone marrow improve heart function 0 None
2012-03-26 Synthetic pasta-like objects are major chemistry advances for regenerative medicine 0 None
2012-03-26 Commensal bacteria may play an important role in influencing and controlling allergic inflammation 0 None
2012-03-26 Previously unknown mechanism helps intestinal bacteria to affect formation of blood vessels 0 None
2012-03-26 Switch may release fuel and materials for rapid growth and formation of layers that later become organs 0 None
2012-03-26 Largest study to date to look at BMC therapy in patients with heart failure 0 None
2012-03-26 New advance in ability to target and destroy certain cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-26 High-fat, low-carb foods linked with increased risk of heart attack in obese people 0 None
2012-03-26 Testosterone receptor may be a potential target for triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-26 Study reveals central role played by DBIRD protein complex in gene transcription 0 None
2012-03-26 Bacteriophages can tackle drug-resistant bacterial infections 0 None
2012-03-26 Strong link between telomere shortening and heart disease risk 0 5
2012-03-26 Study validates Mitofusin 2 as possible target for treatment of diabetes mellitus 0 None
2012-03-26 Cathepsin Z protein regulates metastasis of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-03-26 Insulin resistance occurs in the brains of people with Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-03-26 S. gordonii may trigger infective endocarditis 0 None
2012-03-26 Metformin can have protective effects on the heart 0 None
2012-03-26 New IVIG trial can reduce OCD symptoms in children with PANDAS 2 None
2012-03-26 New method for measurement of aggregated beta-amyloid in AD 0 None
2012-03-26 GenVec announces data from respiratory syncytial virus vaccine program 0 None
2012-03-26 Researchers identify gene that influences how we respond to flu infection 0 None
2012-03-26 MicroRNAs linked to imminent threat of heart attack 0 None
2012-03-26 Researchers pinpoint new mechanism that potently activates T-cells in leprosy 0 None
2012-03-23 Fruit flies too get kidney stones 0 None
2012-03-23 Testosterone may play a role in treatment of triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-23 Fraunhofer FIT software rapidly analyzes complex biological processes 0 None
2012-03-23 Deficiency of Mitofusin 2 protein leads to insulin resistance, glucose intolerance 0 5
2012-03-23 Multiresistant bacteria withstand wastewater treatment processes 0 None
2012-03-23 Mendelian randomization not the 'Holy Grail' in evaluating alcohol intake with cognitive function 0 None
2012-03-23 Genetic marker identifies tumors unable to repair DNA damage by platinum agents 0 None
2012-03-23 Treatment with aromatase inhibitors enables some women to have lumpectomy 0 None
2012-03-23 Max Planck researchers obtain somatic stem cells from fully differentiated somatic cells 0 None
2012-03-23 Obese children with PNPLA3 and GCKR genetic variants more susceptible to fatty liver disease 0 None
2012-03-23 Uppsala University researchers identify promising biomarkers for ASD 0 None
2012-03-23 Women with low serum adiponectin levels more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2012-03-23 UC Riverside to study molecular basis of hormonal regulation of mosquito reproduction 0 None
2012-03-23 Immediate skull reconstruction aggravates brain damage in TBI model 0 None
2012-03-23 Scripps scientists generate synthetic memory trace 0 None
2012-03-23 Prenatal PAH exposure can lead to behavioral problems in children 0 None
2012-03-23 TAS2R38 and CD36 gene may play a role in fat perception 0 None
2012-03-23 Researchers identify corin enzyme linked with pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-03-23 Scientists artificially derive brain stem cells from connective tissue of mice 1 None
2012-03-23 Blocking PFKFB4 enzyme could prevent growth of prostate cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-23 tAI could predict sensitivity to chemotherapy in patients with triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-23 Study provides important clue in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-03-23 PFKFB4 gene leads to excessive growth of prostate cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-23 Verapamil drug may reverse diabetes-related death of pancreatic beta cells 0 5
2012-03-23 Study identifies abnormal brain gene expression patterns in autism 0 None
2012-03-23 WCI technique uses MRS to detect oncometabolites 0 None
2012-03-22 Towards a more comprehensive view of brain-hand relationship 0 None
2012-03-22 Biobanks should set rules for overall process of recognizing IFs and IRRs 0 None
2012-03-22 A rare forum on stem cell biology, engineering and clinical translation 0 None
2012-03-22 Reading Arabic is more challenging to the brain 0 None
2012-03-22 Study uses Veridex CellSearch technology to capture CECs in MI patients 0 None
2012-03-22 Study identifies ROS in the gaseous phase of cigarette smoke 0 None
2012-03-22 Study shows how brain function differs in children with math anxiety 0 None
2012-03-22 Study demonstrates molecular mechanisms of cadmium-induced prostate cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Opioids may influence breast cancer survival 0 None
2012-03-22 AACR to honor PU professor with Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research 0 None
2012-03-22 Allen Institute for Brain Science receives $300M gift to expand scientific programs 0 None
2012-03-22 Extreme norovirus flexibility may allow for broad antibody recognition 0 None
2012-03-22 Computer program could help dementia patients manage their disease 0 None
2012-03-22 MRI screening could be cost effective for women with familial risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Alpha-5 GABA type A receptors linked to anesthesia-related memory loss 0 None
2012-03-22 Powerful immunosuppressant cells from cheek lining tissue 0 None
2012-03-22 GUCY2C gene mutation leads to familial diarrhea syndrome 0 None
2012-03-22 Alzheimer's may spread through connected neurons 0 None
2012-03-22 Researchers explain how obscurins suppress breast cancer formation 0 None
2012-03-22 Anesthesia may affect organization of lipids in a cell's outer membrane 0 None
2012-03-22 Scientists create worm model of back-up telomere repair strategy 0 None
2012-03-22 Direct link between GABA activation and dopamine suppression 0 5
2012-03-22 CBSM intervention can alter tumor-promoting processes in women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Challenges in Salivary Diagnostics symposium to take place on March 22 0 None
2012-03-22 New method for in vivo study of unknown selenium metabolism 0 None
2012-03-22 Pannexins may contribute to symptoms related to IBD 0 4.5
2012-03-22 Advances in Neuroimmune Biology explores maternal-fetal interactions 0 None
2012-03-22 New genotype may be responsible for sharp rise in whooping cough 1 None
2012-03-22 Scientists reveal first-ever glimpse of complete kappa opioid receptor structure 0 None
2012-03-22 Two Brandeis researchers receive Canada Gairdner Award 0 None
2012-03-22 Link between autism risk gene and changes in brain structure and connectivity 0 None
2012-03-21 Study finds higher death rate in calorie-restricted models of IBD 1 5
2012-03-21 Cannabinoid drugs can directly inhibit HIV in late-stage AIDS 2 1
2012-03-21 Scans reveal Williams syndrome-associated personality/temperament traits 0 None
2012-03-21 MD Anderson, Transgenomic partner to evaluate use of ICE COLD-PCR 0 None
2012-03-21 Researchers identify mechanism involved in positioning nuclei in muscle fibres 0 None
2012-03-21 Study shows how to defeat chemotherapy barrier in pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-03-21 Meditation improves ability to cope with stress and increases telomerase activity 0 None
2012-03-21 Early disruptions in serotonin signaling may contribute to ASD 0 None
2012-03-21 PEGPH20 enzyme re-expands insides of blood vessels to allow more drugs to reach tumours 0 None
2012-03-21 Elevated Aβ peptide levels may lead to onset of AD 0 None
2012-03-21 Issues and treatments of chronic skin wounds 0 None
2012-03-21 OriGene releases UltraMAB Antibodies for IHC applications 0 None
2012-03-21 FKBP52 may prevent hyperphosphorylation of pathogenic Tau protein 0 None
2012-03-21 New perspective on why the immune system makes us worse while trying to make us well 0 None
2012-03-21 Closer to effective screening for TB 0 None
2012-03-21 Two new studies strongly support link between insulin resistance and Alzheimer's 0 5
2012-03-21 Curcumin can help prevent clumping of proteins in Parkinson's 0 None
2012-03-21 New drug makes chemotherapy more effective in treating acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2012-03-20 n3D releases new 24-well Bio-Assembler 0 None
2012-03-20 Study identifies function of GlialCAM gene in brain edema 0 None
2012-03-20 Chemists produce first high resolution structure of HCV viral RNA-inhibitor complex 0 None
2012-03-20 Scientists investigate molecular mechanism of memory encoding in neurons 0 None
2012-03-20 Study determines why blood oranges develop anthocyanin pigments 0 3
2012-03-20 FDA, Agilent partner to develop new tools for detection of salmonella subtypes 0 None
2012-03-20 Mayo Clinic researchers train mouse immune systems to eradicate skin cancer from within 0 None
2012-03-20 New antibiotic shows promise against bovine mastitis 0 None
2012-03-20 FHCRC research represents potential breakthrough in treatment of pancreas cancer 0 None
2012-03-20 Hedgehog and mTOR pathway are active in esophageal cancer 0 None
2012-03-20 Circadian rhythms control production of metabolites 0 None
2012-03-20 Study identifies new hypervariable regions in human gut viruses 0 None
2012-03-20 iPSYCH project to study five specific mental disorders 0 None
2012-03-20 Single dose of X-ray radiation can prevent glaucoma 0 None
2012-03-20 New solid state NMR method can help visualize structure of proteins 0 None
2012-03-20 Researchers discover new method to identify cancer-causing translocations 0 1
2012-03-20 Disruptions in immune system regulation may play a role in NEC 0 None
2012-03-20 Researchers identify Wnt pathway as new target for scleroderma therapy 4 4.6
2012-03-20 Moraga announces publication of its blood-derived BLSCs patent with EPO 0 None
2012-03-19 Ingenuity Variant Analysis and iReport selected for Weill Cornell sequencing core facility 0 None
2012-03-19 MabCure, CUNY CAT partner to evaluate monoclonal antibodies against ovarian cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-19 DNA Electronics licenses technology platform for rapid, lab-free DNA detection to geneOnyx 0 None
2012-03-19 Novel technique rapidly identifies and tracks location of diseased proteins inside cells 0 4
2012-03-19 Largest ever academic-industry research project to find new drugs for ASD 0 None
2012-03-19 Different mechanisms might be involved in relapsing and progressive onset MS 0 None
2012-03-19 arGEN-X introduces NHance technology to create therapeutic antibodies 0 None
2012-03-19 Molecular ticket determines RNA's destination and speed inside egg cell 0 None
2012-03-19 Researchers show how errant form of LYP can disrupt the immune system 0 None
2012-03-19 East Asian BIM gene variant contributes to drug resistance in cancer 0 None
2012-03-19 Paper describes results of BMT in models of Rett Syndrome 0 3
2012-03-19 Study reveals how Bdnf gene mutation contributes to severe obesity 0 5
2012-03-19 Klf4 protein an important regulator of inflammation: HNK study 0 None
2012-03-19 Scientist generates mutant version of IL-2 protein to treat advanced cancers 0 None
2012-03-18 Sexually rejected male fruit flies binge on alcohol more than sexually satisfied peers: Study 0 None
2012-03-17 Study of genes may hold the key to improved skin care 0 5
2012-03-17 Exposure to MEHP shortens reproductive life of female mice 1 None
2012-03-17 Life Length, Cenegenics Carolinas partner to offer telomere testing 0 5
2012-03-17 Oral BRAF inhibitor can extend survival to 16 months for patients with MM 0 None
2012-03-17 Researchers use standard inkjet printer to print live cells 0 None
2012-03-17 Researchers describe preparation of chitosan nanoparticles 0 None
2012-03-17 ApoE4 gene could cause early loss of synapses in Alzheimer's disease 1 None
2012-03-17 Deletion of Hms1 protein inhibits Candida albicans infection 0 None
2012-03-17 HGF/C-MET signaling pathway plays a key role in gestational diabetes development 0 None
2012-03-17 Infants' faces evoke species-specific patterns of brain activity in adults 0 None
2012-03-17 UAB researchers develop new vehicle to release proteins with therapeutic effects 0 None
2012-03-17 Thermo Fisher launches HyCell CHO medium 0 5
2012-03-16 BRG1 gene loss implies lack of response of cells to retinoic acid and steroids 0 None
2012-03-16 Collaborative research discovers genetic marker that identifies pigs with reduced susceptibility to PRRS 0 None
2012-03-16 Study reveals why development of HIV treatments has been difficult 0 None
2012-03-16 Warming climate may increase risk from Chagas disease 0 None
2012-03-16 PCP signaling restricts neural growth during regeneration, homeostasis and development 0 None
2012-03-16 Epigenetic designer baby may prove to be a non-starter 0 None
2012-03-16 Novel sensor selectively screens single molecules passing through nanopores 0 None
2012-03-16 CCN1 protein orchestrates cellular antiviral response in the extracellular matrix 0 None
2012-03-16 Eight European research institutes partner to provide training on systemic neuroscience 0 None
2012-03-16 Experts highlight latest advances in use of biomarkers in various diseases 0 None
2012-03-16 Positive correlation between working memory and mind wandering 0 None
2012-03-16 CYFRA reliable marker for response to chemotherapy for NSCLC 0 None
2012-03-16 Neuropeptide F in the fly's brain governs behavior linked with addiction 0 None
2012-03-16 Addition of inflammatory biomarkers to clinical variables improve mortality prediction in COPD 0 None
2012-03-16 New FSU technology could decrease the cost of drug discovery 0 None
2012-03-16 Two awards to advance pancreatic cancer research 0 None
2012-03-16 Third International Symposium on Thymosins in Health and Disease to take place on GW campus 0 None
2012-03-16 GABA neurons could help restore muscle coordination deficits of Huntington's 0 None
2012-03-16 OHRI, uOttawa to lead first stem cell therapy trial for septic shock 0 None
2012-03-16 Panel of 10 serum protein biomarkers could help in lung cancer diagnosis 0 None
2012-03-16 Combination therapy may improve life span and motor function of infants with Batten disease 0 None
2012-03-16 Exposure to radiation from cell phones during pregnancy affects brain development of offspring 0 None
2012-03-16 New technique can sensitize cancer cells to radiation 0 None
2012-03-15 Roundtable teleconference on nanotechnology against cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 Targeted drugs should be aimed at mutations that develop early in blood cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 Healthy lactic acid bacteria in wild honey bees can fight bacterial infections 0 None
2012-03-15 CUMC scientists develop a way to recreate personalized immune mouse 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists discover direct biomarker of Chikungunya fever 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists report about a brain circuit that mediates loss of appetite 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists use novel system to discover sequential firing of neurons 0 None
2012-03-15 Study identifies 190 proteins crucial to the functions of key immune sensors 0 None
2012-03-15 H. pylori bacteria associated with elevated levels of HbA1c 0 None
2012-03-15 Anti-inflammatory drugs may offer novel treatment for CHD 0 None
2012-03-15 Researchers observe membrane repair in real-time in a living organism 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists discover cells that chaperone food antigens in the intestine 0 None
2012-03-15 MAPKAP kinase 2 plays an important role in progression of GIST 0 None
2012-03-15 Doctors can use genetic profiling to more accurately predict patients with AML 0 None
2012-03-15 GWU honors Gladstone investigator with Abraham White Scientific Achievement Award 0 None
2012-03-15 UMDNJ to receive TB biomarkers grant from Gates Foundation 0 None
2012-03-15 Study provides insight into developing new treatment strategies for triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 New RAGE inhibitor shows promise against Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-03-15 People with RBD more likely to develop Parkinson's, MCI 0 None
2012-03-15 AT-1001 shows promise in treating drug addiction 0 None
2012-03-15 Researchers identify epigenetic signatures within reprogrammed skin cells 0 None
2012-03-15 New experimental technique can produce cells with specific functions 0 None
2012-03-15 Long-term meditators have larger amounts of gyrification 0 None
2012-03-15 Researchers discover how Salmonella thrives in the digestive tract 0 None
2012-03-15 Silver nanoparticles cause more damage to testicular cells 0 None
2012-03-15 Cadherin-23 might play a role in earliest stages of breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists identify new compound that quickly kills HCC cells 0 None
2012-03-14 Mutated ATRX gene associated with advanced-stage neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-03-14 Scientists grow rudimentary retina structure from blood cells 0 4.5
2012-03-14 Potential new way to treat rare inherited metabolic disorders 0 None
2012-03-14 Antibody-based therapies successfully protect monkeys from deadly Ebola and Marburg viruses 0 None
2012-03-14 Electronics Letters publishes special supplement on Semiconductors in Personalised Medicine 0 None
2012-03-14 Closer to solving how 100 billion cells are created, each with specific duties 0 None
2012-03-14 Researchers identify first gene mutation associated with chronic, often fatal form of neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-03-14 Researchers discover molecular mechanism responsible for low back pain 0 None
2012-03-14 Gene simultaneously protects against and also promotes cancer growth 0 None
2012-03-14 New study to better understand role of the immune system in stroke 0 None
2012-03-14 Scientists gain insight into why lithium salts are effective at treating bipolar disorder 0 None
2012-03-14 Rats’ decision making as good as humans: Study 0 None
2012-03-14 Another role for protein Mer in novel, targeted cancer treatments 0 None
2012-03-14 Modified Citrus Pectin binds and blocks harmful effects of Galectin-3 0 None
2012-03-14 Scientists track genetic pathway of prostate cancer in new approach to drug discovery 0 None
2012-03-14 Researchers crack problem of predicting gene targets for PcG proteins 0 None
2012-03-13 Inovio achieves strong T cell immune responses in PENNVAX-B Phase I HIV study 0 None
2012-03-13 EBV can infect and may also contribute to lymphomas in man's best friend 0 None
2012-03-13 Researchers discover over 500 genes that may contribute to pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-03-13 New work describes communities of active bacteria harbored by honey bee colonies 0 None
2012-03-13 Binge drinking linked to brain damage in teens and young adults 0 5
2012-03-13 Trudeau Institute creates TICRO to expand the scope of biomedical research 0 None
2012-03-13 FTY720 improves locomotor recovery in mice with SCI 0 None
2012-03-13 Scientists at Seattle conference discuss progress, obstacles in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-03-13 JAK-STAT inhibitors reverse MS-like disease in mice 0 None
2012-03-13 RhoGDI2 protein helps prevent bladder cancer metastasis to the lungs 0 None
2012-03-13 Parental exposure to solvents may increase risk of ASD in children 0 None
2012-03-13 Researchers elucidate function of Codanin-1 protein 0 None
2012-03-13 Study addresses how human body controls gamma-herpesviruses 0 None
2012-03-13 Liver sinusoidal endothelial cells can promote liver regeneration 0 None
2012-03-13 Scientists develop realistic model to explain cellular signal processing 0 None
2012-03-12 Researchers identify molecule that helps decrease acute GVHD severity 0 None
2012-03-12 Elsevier releases NeuroApps: MRI Atlas of Human White Matter 0 None
2012-03-12 Majority of physicians utilize genetic testing, finds report 0 None
2012-03-12 UnitedHealth report: Spending on genetic tests to rise sharply in a decade 0 None
2012-03-12 Researchers unlock mystery of how an inflammatory molecule is produced in the body 0 3
2012-03-12 Human diseases with Drosophila counterparts discussed at annual conference 0 None
2012-03-12 New research could provide roadmap for more effective drug discovery for CF 0 None
2012-03-12 FDA approves Organogenesis oral soft tissue regeneration product, GINTUIT 0 None
2012-03-12 OPKO Health, Scripps Research partner to commercialize Parkinson's disease compound, SR 3306 0 4
2012-03-12 Insulin and nutrition keep blood stem cells from differentiating into mature blood cells 0 None
2012-03-12 Salk scientists' discovery explains how a class of chemotherapy drugs works 0 None
2012-03-12 Allon advances into second phase of work in preclinical PD model 0 None
2012-03-12 Two scientists receive The Brain Prize 2012 for pioneering work on hearing and deafness 0 None
2012-03-12 U-M to research into treatment for hepatitis C 0 None
2012-03-12 Gastrointestinal progenitor cells could be coaxed into making insulin 0 5
2012-03-12 Researchers identify genetic signature for eosinophilic esophagitis 0 None
2012-03-12 Researchers determine structure of concentrative nucleoside transporter 0 None
2012-03-12 Chlamydia has evolved more actively than previously thought 0 5
2012-03-12 Researchers produce extensive catalog of genes expressed in human islets 0 None
2012-03-12 ITQB, REQUIMTE convert solid antibiotic ampicilin into an ionic liquid form 0 None
2012-03-12 PXR protein can protect against cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-03-12 Tranylcypromine shows promise against AML 0 None
2012-03-12 HIPK2 regulator protein plays a crucial role in kidney fibrosis 0 None
2012-03-12 OSU researchers use carbon nanotubes to increase the speed of biological sensors 0 3
2012-03-12 Epidemic bacteria can damage mucins to enter and infect a body part 0 4
2012-03-12 Conference highlights studies on metabolism, aging and monarch butterfly migration 0 None
2012-03-11 Methylphenidate may affect learning and memory in children with ADHD 0 None
2012-03-11 New ways of delivering personalized cancer therapies in a cost effective manner 0 None
2012-03-10 Unknown 'root' extension in hair cells of the inner ear 0 None
2012-03-10 Blood vessels that form within brain cancers predominantly not made up of cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-09 Five new genetic mutations linked with Crohn's disease in Ashkenazi Jews 0 4
2012-03-09 Study uncovers critical process in understanding degeneration of brain cells sensitive to AD 0 None
2012-03-09 New vaccination strategy may effectively eradicate HIV-1 infection 0 None
2012-03-09 Even low-dose nanoparticles could have big impact on long-term health 0 None
2012-03-09 Genetically modified pig may hold keys to develop treatments for RP 0 4.7
2012-03-09 HDAC inhibitors flush latent HIV infection from hiding 0 None
2012-03-09 Biologists identify how and where the brain processes FM sweeps 0 None
2012-03-09 New hybrid aspirin shrinks tumors, curbs cancer cell growth 1 None
2012-03-09 Moderate wine intake appears to have favorable effect on lung function 0 None
2012-03-08 Researchers identify specific gene linked with throat cancer 0 None
2012-03-08 XMetA can control blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes 0 None
2012-03-08 Positive phase II trial results from Circassia's ragweed allergy therapy 0 None
2012-03-08 First ever analysis of genetic variation between different regions of same tumour 0 None
2012-03-08 MRF clinical trial to examine antigen-specific MS therapy 0 None
2012-03-08 CB2 receptor involved in regulating impulsive behaviour 0 None
2012-03-08 Scientists identify 2,000 important genes linked to singing 0 None
2012-03-08 Daylight-saving time may increase risk of heart attack 0 None
2012-03-08 Berry fruits help the brain stay healthy in several ways 0 None
2012-03-08 Loss of glutamate receptor linked to negative effects of chronic stress 0 None
2012-03-08 Appendix cancer different from colon cancer 0 None
2012-03-08 Deafness penetrates more rapidly and deeply into the brain than previously thought 0 None
2012-03-08 Scientists focus on genes linked with autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-03-08 Ordinary fat cells can be reengineered to burn calories 0 None
2012-03-08 Researchers identify key molecular player in mouse model of kidney disease 0 None
2012-03-08 Sperm only react to changes in calcium concentration 0 None
2012-03-08 Study uncovers neural mechanism that links repeated stress with impaired memory 0 None
2012-03-08 Researchers document unknown biological mechanism in the blood-brain barrier 0 None
2012-03-08 First 'theranostic' agent for treatment of ALL 0 None
2012-03-08 NMR techniques shed new light on how pharma molecules adopt different polymorphic forms 0 None
2012-03-08 Researchers make significant strides in the study of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma 0 None
2012-03-08 Researchers validate CatB protease as target for Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-03-07 NCGR to host eighth annual NMBIST symposium on March 22-23, 2012 0 None
2012-03-07 Illumina launches new highly multiplexed cancer panel 0 None
2012-03-07 Study identifies mechanism that explains how cancer cells spread to the lymph nodes 0 None
2012-03-07 U of A study looks at Bim molecule to understand autoimmune diseases 0 None
2012-03-07 Physicians study human stem cell use as possible treatment for ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-03-07 Novel set of genes linked with epithelial ovarian cancer patient survival 0 None
2012-03-07 New research provides explanation for some of autism's mysteries 0 None
2012-03-07 Nitrogen balance occurs with a precise 24-hour rhythm in mammals 0 None
2012-03-07 Yoga may be effective in treating patients with stress-related psychological and medical conditions 0 None
2012-03-07 Pten gene can also fight against obesity, ageing process 0 None
2012-03-07 Scientists develop nanocombinatorics for directing stem cell differentiation 0 None
2012-03-07 Researchers reveal how melanoma develops resistance to Zelboraf 0 None
2012-03-07 African Americans more likely to develop keloid after head and neck surgery 1 5
2012-03-07 CU Cancer Center aims to make progress against squamous cell lung cancer 0 None
2012-03-07 Altogen launches new pancreas-targeted in vivo RNAi transfection system 0 None
2012-03-06 New imaging tool reveals subtle changes in breast tissue 0 None
2012-03-06 Scripps scientists to develop new generation of broad spectrum anti-cancer therapeutics 0 None
2012-03-06 Blocking Plexin B1 protein can prevent formation of breast cancer metastases 0 None
2012-03-06 Study evaluates link between genetic and environmental factors and risk of drug abuse 0 None
2012-03-06 New AD marker can predict mental decline 0 None
2012-03-06 Cenderitide may preserve cardiac function after heart attack 0 None
2012-03-06 Study shows how new information is encoded into prefrontal cortex 0 None
2012-03-06 Penn-led team develops universal approach to personalized cancer therapy based on T cells 0 None
2012-03-06 Microneedle vaccine patches may effectively protect against flu 0 None
2012-03-06 Left hemisphere of the brain plays a critical role in creative thinking 0 None
2012-03-06 T-cells can develop in human tonsils 0 None
2012-03-06 Cdk1 molecule plays an important role in mammalian egg maturation 0 None
2012-03-06 Persistent protein expression may explain why tumors return after therapy in glioblastoma patients 0 None
2012-03-06 New DNA-reading technology could lead to correct genetic diagnosis for muscle-wasting diseases 0 None
2012-03-06 Scientists identify novel protein expressed by breast cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-06 New, freely available Web-based program helps predict effect of mutations on mRNA splicing 0 None
2012-03-06 Scientists to investigate biochemical switch: P2X1 receptor 0 None
2012-03-05 PGen study to examine impact of consumer genomics 0 None
2012-03-05 Scientists identify gene that causes adult-onset primary cervical dystonia 0 None
2012-03-05 Scientists successfully cultivate stem cells on human corneas 0 None
2012-03-05 MicroRNAs key to memory and learning process 0 None
2012-03-05 High blood pressure due to stress maybe due to the immune system 0 None
2012-03-05 Certain microRNAs key to controlling actions of BDNF, linked to brain cell survival 0 None
2012-03-05 Inhalation of nitric oxide could help improve blood flow to ischemic brain 0 5
2012-03-05 Cell-based test to discover molecules to treat ER-positive breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-05 Nuvilex overcomes fundamental challenges faced in stem cell therapy 0 None
2012-03-05 Researchers identify mechanism with which cancer cells protect themselves against damage 0 None
2012-03-05 Inovio's SynCon vaccine for HPV types 6 and 11 induces CD8+ T cells in mice 0 None
2012-03-05 Study: Bioavailability similar among four subcutaneous IgG preparations 0 None
2012-03-05 Bovine collagen can enhance gum healing 0 None
2012-03-04 X-rays help decipher how natural antibiotics defy a longstanding set of chemical rules 0 None
2012-03-04 Study shows how hydra respond to light in the absence of eyes 0 None
2012-03-04 Brain more flexible and trainable than previously thought 0 None
2012-03-04 Scientists discover how to enhance production of hepatocytes to repair damaged liver tissue 0 4
2012-03-03 Deficits in mirror neuron system contribute to social impairments in ASD 0 None
2012-03-03 New APS policy requires reporting of sex and gender in experimental studies 0 None
2012-03-03 Water treated with ozone eradicates prions 5 5
2012-03-03 Rigosertib drug shows promise against advanced pancreatic cancer 1 None
2012-03-03 R-loop formation may drive under-methylation and autoimmunity 0 None
2012-03-03 Ion channels assembled in different combinations distinguish temperatures 0 None
2012-03-03 Researchers identify mechanism by which cannabis affects working memory 0 None
2012-03-03 New breakthrough in early mammalian embryo development 0 None
2012-03-03 WUSTL scientists to decode DNA of 99 patients with rare diseases 0 None
2012-03-03 Union County Commission honors KF scientist with Women of Excellence Award 0 None
2012-03-03 Negative effects of environmental toxicants can pass across generations 0 None
2012-03-03 Polymer-based medical implants can produce harmful free radicals 0 None
2012-03-03 REST molecule acts as an adapter in stem cells, times neuronal development 0 None
2012-03-03 Scientists to develop new carbon-based biointerfaces 0 None
2012-03-03 Critical new details about structure of enterovirus 71 0 None
2012-03-02 CLR01 blocks toxic aggregations of proteins in mouse model of Parkinson's 0 2.7
2012-03-02 New way to culture stem cells in 3D environment 0 None
2012-03-02 Bacteria may be talking to each other with a contact-dependent language 0 None
2012-03-02 External cues affect cell's ability to migrate 0 None
2012-03-02 Combination of implanted DCs and EBRT effective in creating sarcoma tumor immune response 0 None
2012-03-02 Desflurane may be safer anesthetic option for patients with AD 0 None
2012-03-02 Scientists determine chemical features of DHPS enzyme's active site 0 None
2012-03-02 Combining two common cancer-fighting strategies may have 'tremendous synergy' 0 None
2012-03-02 Poor sleep alters immune system response to stress in older adults 0 None
2012-03-02 Researchers confirm how food poisoning bacteria hijack cell's sense of direction 0 None
2012-03-02 F-DOPA PET/CT imaging alters management plans for patients with brain cancer 0 None
2012-03-02 RUB experiment: Consequences of light stimulation 0 None
2012-03-02 Blood, urine markers can predict heart surgery patients at higher risk for worse AKI 0 None
2012-03-02 Researchers discover critical placental niche cell and signaling pathway 0 None
2012-03-02 Pharmacological antagonist can inhibit body's response to cold 0 None
2012-03-02 Memory training strategy can help patients with MCI 0 None
2012-03-02 Review highlights potential strategies for treatment of Down syndrome, AD 0 None
2012-03-02 UCSD first to treat glioma with investigational viral vector 0 None
2012-03-02 First study to focus on platelet genetics in African Americans 0 None
2012-03-02 Planarian flatworms reveal new insights into stem cell biology 0 None
2012-03-02 New HS44 molecule inhibits lung metastasis 0 None
2012-03-02 Study offers hope for novel approach to prevent AD 0 None
2012-03-02 New link between polyamine regulation and ESC biology 0 None
2012-03-02 Report highlights benefits of Nuvilex's cell encapsulation technology for diabetes 0 None
2012-03-02 SuperFAK protein decreases damage from heart attack by 50% 0 None
2012-03-02 Study uncovers how FoxO1 protein contributes to heart disease in patients with diabetes 0 None
2012-03-02 Alternative subunits generate different functional subtypes of RNA polymerases 0 None
2012-03-02 Treatment with vitamin D reduces size of uterine fibroids 0 None
2012-03-02 NexGen receives U.S. patent allowance for novel pathogenesis based seizure treatment 0 None
2012-03-02 p14 ARF protein also regulates tumor-induced angiogenesis 0 1
2012-03-01 Scientists identify genetic defect responsible for TAR Syndrome 0 None
2012-03-01 Mayo researchers gain insights into function of histone chaperones 0 None
2012-03-01 Metastatic melanoma patients with specific genetic mutation benefit from vemurafenib 0 None
2012-03-01 Flat worms may hold key to immortality 0 5
2012-03-01 Public agencies must study ecological risks of synthetic biology 0 None
2012-03-01 Similar mechanisms drive changes in puberty 0 None
2012-03-01 Sex determination of skeletal remains based on tarsal bones 0 None
2012-03-01 New method for creating nanofibers could improve drug delivery methods 0 None
2012-03-01 Cyclotides discovery may open up new possibilities for immune suppression 0 5
2012-03-01 New data on how genes and age influence AD plaque deposition 0 None
2012-03-01 Parasitic worms could offer new treatment hope for MS patients 0 None
2012-03-01 CD4 T cells can directly kill HIV-infected cells 0 None
2012-03-01 FoxO protein plays a significant role in regulation of skeletal muscle mass 0 None
2012-03-01 Loss of STAT1 transcription factor causes breast cancer development 0 None
2012-03-01 Researchers refute widely accepted hypothesis about causative step in ALS 0 None
2012-03-01 New prebiotic formula helps colonize newborn's gut with beneficial bacteria 0 None
2012-03-01 TWRI team develops new drug against damaging effects of stroke 0 None
2012-03-01 New system improves chances of pregnancy during IVF 0 None
2012-03-01 Ruxolitinib boosts QOL and survival for patients with myelofibrosis 0 None
2012-03-01 Study examines mRNA transcripts in the sperm of fruitflies and humans 0 None
2012-03-01 Digital exercises improve brain function, behavior in people with schizophrenia 0 None
2012-03-01 Study focuses on genetic markers in the diagnosis of autism 0 None
2012-03-01 Glucose meter could be adapted to monitor DNA 0 None
2012-03-01 NKT cells may reduce monocytes accumulation, prevent lung injury in severe flu 1 None
2012-03-01 ACTB and ACTG1 actin genes cause Baraitser-Winter syndrome 0 5
2012-03-01 HDAC2 enzyme could be a potential target for new Alzheimer's drugs 0 None
2012-03-01 Researchers discover mechanism by which lead alters nerve cells in the brain 0 None
2012-03-01 Researchers observe how cholera decimates competing bacteria and human cells 0 None
2012-03-01 Scripps Florida study to focus on four new classes of pain-relieving compounds 0 None
2012-03-01 Brain mitochondria are dysfunctional in early-stage Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-03-01 Inhibitory effect of serotonin 1A receptor is extremely small in people with depression 0 None
2012-03-01 New research shows beneficial side effect of anti-allergy parasite 0 None
2012-03-01 First clinical assessment of how interferon fights infections in people 0 None

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