Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - April 2012

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2012-04-30 FANCM gene plays key role in recombination of genetic information during inheritance 0 5
2012-04-30 Reducing levels of SUN1 protein increases life span of mice with progeria, heart disease 0 None
2012-04-30 Antibody that neutralizes enzyme Kallikrein 6 staves off MS 0 None
2012-04-30 Protein vital for cell survival and immune balance has another form with different function 0 None
2012-04-30 Vitamin D strengthens innate immunity against viral infections 0 4
2012-04-30 FDA approves Levaquin for plague 0 None
2012-04-30 Human iPS cells accrue genetic changes at about the same rate as replicating cells 0 None
2012-04-30 Trovagene completes PCR assay development for detection of K-RAS mutations 0 None
2012-04-30 Bacteria in belly buttons, armpits, and chronic wounds 0 None
2012-04-30 New class of drugs hold promise against aggressive forms of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-04-30 Scientists discover number of unknown brain networks linked with teen drug abuse 0 None
2012-04-30 NCI-funded research to customize treatment for oral cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-30 Memory aging and brain maintenance 0 None
2012-04-30 Mirror-microRNAs control multiple aspects of brain function 0 None
2012-04-30 Glycolipids play an important role in intercellular signalling 0 2.5
2012-04-30 Breast-fed babies may have healthy gut microbial population 0 None
2012-04-30 Detrimental effect of tetracycline on male reproductive function, sperm viability of pseudoscorpions 0 None
2012-04-30 Cedars-Sinai scientist receives ALS Association Golden West Chapter Commitment to a Cure Award 0 None
2012-04-30 First idiothetic memory study in humans 0 None
2012-04-30 UAB researcher wins HudsonAlpha Prize for work on sickle cell and related blood disorders 0 5
2012-04-30 Researchers use Moffitt's Total Cancer Care to create designer lymph nodes 0 None
2012-04-27 Study highlights role of cellular forces in progression of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-04-27 Researchers discover gene for new form of intellectual disability 0 None
2012-04-27 Researchers define structure of key part of human obesity receptor 0 None
2012-04-27 Drug-resistant malaria might be spreading in Africa, study suggests 0 None
2012-04-27 Gas NO plays a fundamental regulatory role in controlling bacterial function 0 None
2012-04-27 Smoking during pregnancy may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-04-27 Kras gene triggers metabolic changes that fuel cancer cells 0 None
2012-04-27 Study explores resilin-like materials for vocal fold disorders 0 None
2012-04-27 Rochester researcher to continue MS study 0 None
2012-04-27 Study describes structure and function of the stratum corneum 0 None
2012-04-27 Combination of Velcade and Fasudil could treat NSCLC 0 None
2012-04-27 Handheld plasma-producing device can instantly kill bacteria 0 None
2012-04-27 Heart can regulate energy balance throughout the body 0 None
2012-04-27 New X-ray technique can identify tissue fibers in the heart 0 None
2012-04-27 Irreversible Electroporation can more effectively kill cancer cells with BNNTs 0 None
2012-04-27 Researchers discover how adult brain can adapt to new situations 0 None
2012-04-27 Mitotic spindle may be more complex than previously thought 0 None
2012-04-27 University of Kentucky researchers make major breakthrough in GA 0 None
2012-04-27 Study investigates possible links between maternal age and autism 0 None
2012-04-27 Researchers examines whether MRI can improve accuracy of Huntington’s diagnosis 0 None
2012-04-27 Consumption of resistant starch leads to positive changes in the bowel 0 None
2012-04-27 Gamma and delta-tocopherols do prevent many cancers 0 None
2012-04-27 Healthy emmetropic women have a wider pupil diameter than men 0 None
2012-04-27 UIC researcher to explore causes of myasthenia gravis 0 None
2012-04-27 Playing action videogames cause differences in brain activity 0 3
2012-04-26 Helpful roles of rank, toxic substances 0 None
2012-04-26 AAA to gather for anatomy meeting in conjunction with Experimental Biology 2012 0 None
2012-04-26 U of A develops new technology that enables personalized medicine 0 None
2012-04-26 Melanomas express B7-H1 protein to hide from T-cells 0 None
2012-04-26 Fragile-X gene linked with disrupting de novo mutations in children with autism 1 None
2012-04-26 Researchers identify new components of genetic pathway that controls neural stem cells 0 None
2012-04-26 U-M’s second human embryonic stem cell line now available for federally-funded research 0 None
2012-04-26 Study identifies prime target for better anti-dandruff medicines 0 None
2012-04-26 Study shows how PCBs could add to autism risk 0 None
2012-04-26 Louisiana Tech professor, students present at 2012 Experimental Biology meeting 0 None
2012-04-26 Scientists identify linchpin of fat metabolism 0 None
2012-04-26 Physical activity reduces oxidative stress in people with SCT 0 None
2012-04-26 Custom-made mouthpieces can decrease levels of serum cortisol following exercise 0 None
2012-04-26 Developing organisms can identify and repair head and facial abnormalities 0 None
2012-04-26 Gender differences in musculoskeletal health are not solely due to hormones 0 None
2012-04-26 Flavonoid rich berries may delay memory decline in older women 0 None
2012-04-26 UNC announces recipients of 12th Perl-UNC Neuroscience prize 0 None
2012-04-26 Study sheds new light on common food poisoning bug 0 None
2012-04-26 Scientists gain new insight into signaling paths that control insulin production 0 None
2012-04-26 Gladstone researcher wins 2012 Alumni Achievement Award from WUSTL 0 None
2012-04-26 Pig mucus effective at blocking viruses associated with cervical and oral cancer 0 None
2012-04-26 Study examines role of NLRP3 inflammasome in ventilator-induced lung injury 0 None
2012-04-26 Chemists develop custom-designed protein crystal 0 None
2012-04-26 New 'super food' breakthrough in sports nutrition 0 None
2012-04-26 Kv7.4 channels may play a fundamental role in high blood pressure 0 None
2012-04-26 Laws against cousin marriage are not supported by science: New book 0 5
2012-04-26 Study uses brain data to predict how large populations will respond to ads 0 None
2012-04-26 Strong light can treat myocardial infarction 0 None
2012-04-26 Body’s own DNA can cause inflammation in the heart 0 None
2012-04-26 New test accurately detects aggressive prostate cancer 0 None
2012-04-26 Leica receives FDA Pre-Market Approval for new HER2 IHC test 0 None
2012-04-26 Researchers discover two new genetic loci for obesity 0 None
2012-04-25 Lophius Biosciences completes prospective multicenter clinical validation study for T-Track CMV/EBV tests 0 None
2012-04-25 Self-degradation response to antidepressant Zoloft observed in yeast cells 0 None
2012-04-25 RANK inhibitor-chemotherapy combination may have important therapeutic effects against breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-25 Bile plays a critical role in development of Barrett's esophagus 0 None
2012-04-25 New microfluidic device can harvest rare circulating tumor cells from blood 0 None
2012-04-25 Researchers develop new method to analyze flavanols in cocoa 0 None
2012-04-25 Researchers examine whether fast foods impact body's reaction to stress in married couples 0 None
2012-04-25 MMP-10 gene plays a dual role in lung cancer 0 None
2012-04-25 Researchers identify fibronectin strain-sensitive probes 0 None
2012-04-25 Expression of specific GPCRs appears to play a role in prognosis of CLL 0 None
2012-04-25 Oregano ingredient could treat prostate cancer 0 None
2012-04-25 Eating pistachios may help alter levels of beneficial bacteria in the gut 0 None
2012-04-25 Non-coding RNA gives off biological signals during viral infection 0 None
2012-04-25 U-M project to examine link between bipolar disorder and abnormalities in the circadian 0 None
2012-04-25 Researchers create aqueous nanopore for use in high-speed genomic sequencing device 0 None
2012-04-25 Researchers develop five different molecular models of the voltage sensor 0 None
2012-04-25 Scientists discover new mechanism for regulation of AQP function 0 None
2012-04-25 Impaired mitochondrial function may play a major role in mood and psychotic disorders 0 None
2012-04-25 Elusive G-spot does exist anatomically: New study 0 5
2012-04-25 CML and B-ALL arise from the long-term haematopoietic stem cells 0 None
2012-04-25 Louisiana Tech professor receives NSF CAREER grant 0 None
2012-04-25 Severe fibrosis increases early atherosclerosis risk in patients with chronic HCV-1 infection 0 None
2012-04-25 Study finds negative health effects of anti-depressants 0 5
2012-04-25 AMSSM researcher discusses genetic associations with concussions 0 None
2012-04-25 Clinical trial to evaluate IGF-1 in children with SHANK3 deficiency 0 3.5
2012-04-25 Bats may be a common source of many viral diseases 0 None
2012-04-25 Crucell, ARTES enter research collaboration to develop two vaccines 0 None
2012-04-25 LCP molecules can treat prion diseases 0 None
2012-04-24 Stress can shorten telomeres at a very young age 0 5
2012-04-24 Study investigates how vitamin D affects skeleton when serum calcium levels are depleted 0 None
2012-04-24 Neuron-killing pathology of AD requires presence of a-beta and elevated p-tau levels 0 None
2012-04-24 CRG to host EuroStemCell meeting on April 27 0 None
2012-04-24 Researchers discover how dendritic cells exchange information to amplify immune response 0 None
2012-04-24 Protein blend intake following resistance exercise may build muscles 0 5
2012-04-24 Computational adaptive optics for real-time in-vivo applications 0 None
2012-04-24 Chronic cocaine abuse accelerates process of brain ageing 0 None
2012-04-24 Immunosignatures can yield reliable and highly stable diagnostic results 0 None
2012-04-24 Researchers describe novel mechanism of HIV-1 spread by dendritic cells 0 None
2012-04-24 Study finds high levels of cancer-fighting TRAIL in human milk 0 None
2012-04-24 Cadmium exposure can cause progression of aggressive breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-24 Study: hUC-MSCs reduce inflammation that causes colitis 0 5
2012-04-24 Study shows how acupuncture therapy holds promise for skeletal muscle atrophy 0 None
2012-04-24 TopBP1 protein prevents early brain cells from DNA damage 0 None
2012-04-24 Novel technological treatment for Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy 6 3.3
2012-04-24 HDAC6 protein may provide novel target for stress-linked disorders 0 None
2012-04-24 Study confirms link between smoking and reduced risk of acoustic neuroma 0 None
2012-04-24 Study explains association between alcohol consumption and breast cancer 0 5
2012-04-24 Researchers identify gene that increases risk of MI in newborns with CF 0 None
2012-04-24 Bartonella bacterium may also play a role in human arthritis 0 None
2012-04-24 IGF1R-blocking drugs can treat children with Wilms' tumour 0 None
2012-04-23 FDA issues draft guidelines on approval process for use of nanoparticles in food and cosmetics 0 1.5
2012-04-23 Beta cells from genetically modified pigs can effectively restore pancreas function 0 None
2012-04-23 Researchers identify genetic variations linked to osteoporosis 0 None
2012-04-23 Vitamin E form of gamma-tocopherols beneficial in preventing cancers 0 None
2012-04-23 Method to manufacture cartilage from human embryonic stem cells 0 4
2012-04-23 DSG's eCaseLink EDC chosen for Ariosa's Non-Invasive Chromosomal Examination of Trisomy study 0 None
2012-04-23 RVX-208 molecule increases apolipoprotein A-I production 0 None
2012-04-23 Cancer, genetic screenings under scrutiny 0 None
2012-04-23 NEI awards Scripps Research $10.2M grant to develop new treatments for vision disorders 0 None
2012-04-23 Nano-devices cross blood-brain barrier to deliver drug to treat cerebral palsy 0 1
2012-04-23 Intrinsically disordered protein responsible for inactivating BK channel 0 None
2012-04-23 MEDMIX develops new biomaterial delivery system 0 None
2012-04-23 Mod5 yeast prion contributes to cell survival under environmental stress 0 None
2012-04-23 South African sports medicine expert to present at AMSSM annual meeting 0 None
2012-04-23 BAMC/SAMMC researcher develops microemulsion vaccine carrier 0 None
2012-04-23 Moxonidine drug can improve heart function and reduce blood pressure 0 1
2012-04-23 Study finds survival advantage for Hispanic lung cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-23 Avocado oil protects against free radicals in mitochondria 0 None
2012-04-23 Preliminary data hint at how neem extracts may stop replication of HIV virus 0 None
2012-04-23 APS honors MCW professor with Henry Pickering Bowditch Lecture Award 0 None
2012-04-23 Study shows how cocaine changes the shape and size of neuron rewards in mouse model 0 None
2012-04-23 Autophagy potential target for new CF treatments 0 None
2012-04-23 Brain freeze may share common mechanism with other types of headaches 0 None
2012-04-23 Estrone provides anti-inflammatory and antioxidant capabilities after TBI 0 None
2012-04-23 Soy protein may reduce fat accumulation, triglycerides in the livers of obese persons 0 None
2012-04-23 HBO2 therapy can reduce neuropathic pain 0 None
2012-04-23 Researchers identify molecular pathway that controls retention, release of the brain's stem cells 0 None
2012-04-23 SUMO protein regulates transfer of information between nerve cells in the brain 0 None
2012-04-23 Study shows how MRSA epidemics may emerge and spread at molecular level 0 None
2012-04-21 Scientists identify link between different strains of malaria parasites 0 None
2012-04-21 MTR can prevent cell death after traumatic brain injury 0 None
2012-04-21 NSF announces 2012 Graduate Research Fellows 0 None
2012-04-21 Penn researchers continue efforts to differentiate Alzheimer's from FTLD 0 None
2012-04-21 Scripps Florida scientist to develop new tests for aging and stress-associated diseases 0 None
2012-04-21 23andMe, Khan Academy partner to celebrate DNA Day 0 None
2012-04-21 Study pinpoints mechanism by which spindle checkpoint proteins bind chromosomes 0 None
2012-04-21 SEBM announces winners of 2012 Best Paper Awards 0 None
2012-04-21 Scientists discover tumor-targeting neural stem cells 0 2.5
2012-04-21 Researchers uncover 22 new genes linked with autism, other neurodevelopmental disorders 0 None
2012-04-21 Study: Your best side may be your left cheek 0 None
2012-04-21 March of Dimes selects UTMB scientist to receive Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Award 0 None
2012-04-21 Liver can directly talk to the brain to control amount of food we eat 0 None
2012-04-21 Perivascular fat tissue may influence onset of atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-04-21 First study to quantify effects of AD plaques on brain networks in animal model 0 5
2012-04-21 Researchers discover novel genetic mechanism of idiopathic CD4 lymphopenia 0 5
2012-04-21 ACT announces dosing of third patient in dry AMD Phase I/II trial 0 None
2012-04-20 Possibility to render cancer tumours harmless without affecting other cells 0 None
2012-04-20 Potential for gallbladder tissue as source for multipotential stem cells 0 None
2012-04-20 New evidence helps explain additional health benefits of aspirin 0 None
2012-04-20 Researchers enhance capabilities of solid-state nanopores 0 None
2012-04-20 Chinese scientists make significant breakthrough in animal cloning 0 None
2012-04-20 New technology delivers electrical signals from brain directly to muscles 0 5
2012-04-20 Breakdown of white-matter pathways affects decision-making as we age 0 None
2012-04-20 Entire HCV lifecycle can be recapitulated in murine cells 0 None
2012-04-20 Rare CARD14 gene mutations can lead to plaque psoriasis 0 None
2012-04-20 Scientists discover new ways to help detect and treat osteoporosis 0 None
2012-04-20 Social status can affect configuration of neural circuitry 0 None
2012-04-20 Cholesterol may slow or stop cancer cell growth 0 3
2012-04-20 Researchers discover new stem cell in the adult brain 0 None
2012-04-20 Gut microbiota has profound systemic effect on bile acid metabolism 0 None
2012-04-20 HDAC9 gene can lead to obesity-induced body fat dysfunction 0 None
2012-04-20 UH to conduct research on causes and treatment of learning disabilities 0 None
2012-04-19 BuruliVac project getting closer to a vaccine 0 None
2012-04-19 Gut microbiota plays a causal role in development of diabetes and NAFLD 0 None
2012-04-19 Merkin Family Foundation pledges new commitment to the Broad Institute 0 None
2012-04-19 Researchers describe how they combine two pieces of technology to create neuroprosthesis 0 None
2012-04-19 NSCLC patients with EGFR mutations benefit from erlotinib-first regimen 0 None
2012-04-19 Physical exercise, meditation can change brains for the better 0 None
2012-04-19 New passive vaccine reverses dangerous symptoms of cocaine overdose 0 1
2012-04-19 Secondary Speckle Sensing Microscopy may rapidly and accurately diagnose malaria 0 None
2012-04-19 First specific antidote for cocaine toxicity 0 None
2012-04-19 GSK, Epizyme and Constellation to develop next generation of epigenetic drugs for cancer 0 None
2012-04-19 UCSF scientists solve mystery of how selective hearing works 0 None
2012-04-19 North American scientists to explore genetic markers for autism 0 None
2012-04-19 First neurobiological model for third-party punishment 0 None
2012-04-19 Differentiated luminal-like breast cancer cells can generate larger tumors 0 None
2012-04-19 Autologous BMMNCs reduce vascular growth in patients with diabetes 0 None
2012-04-19 Fluorescent fish shows oestrogenic chemicals’ impact on human body 0 None
2012-04-19 New genetic signature may predict NSCLC patients at risk of relapse 0 None
2012-04-19 Researchers extract structural information from triple helix DNA in gas phase 0 None
2012-04-19 Oral bacteria may cause problems in arthritis patients 0 None
2012-04-19 Study explains why some people develop kidney stones and others do not 0 None
2012-04-19 Test can reliably diagnose and monitor brain tumor without the need for surgery 0 None
2012-04-19 BCCA, UBC scientists identify new breast cancer genes 0 None
2012-04-18 Tengion completes FDA Pre-IND meeting for Neo-Kidney Augment preclinical program 0 None
2012-04-18 Combined, complimentary therapies maximize NSC transplantation benefits for spinal cord repair 0 None
2012-04-18 Conventional testing underestimates Rett Syndrome patients' cognitive abilities 0 None
2012-04-18 Lime juice and solar disinfection improve quality of drinking water 0 None
2012-04-18 New study recommends intraoperative histological evaluation for Hirschsprung disease treatment 0 None
2012-04-18 US DoD awards UC researchers $3.7M grant to study circadian rhythms 0 None
2012-04-18 Genetic reach of autism may extend to half siblings 0 None
2012-04-18 Study demonstrates how Parkinson's disease protein can spread in patient's brain 0 None
2012-04-18 Genetically modified mouse mimics key features of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease 0 None
2012-04-18 Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus senses and reacts to host cell's impending death 0 None
2012-04-18 Engineered particles tied to penetratin discover, deliver ligands for mitochondria, ribosomes 0 None
2012-04-18 New brain cancer vaccine with material from own tumors proves effective in clinical trial 0 None
2012-04-18 Research on molecular mechanisms underlying Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2012-04-18 Promising anti-diabetic substance found in liquorice root 0 None
2012-04-17 More insight into tangled proteins in Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2012-04-17 Tumor microenvironment contributes critically to drug response 0 None
2012-04-17 Individuals with low-quality genes may produce offspring with even more inferior chromosomes 0 None
2012-04-17 New study describes therapeutic approach to halt cancer progression 0 None
2012-04-17 PDAD patients have much denser accumulations of striatal plaques in the brain 0 None
2012-04-17 Study finds lower cytokine levels in the plasma of children with autism 0 None
2012-04-17 Study: Kidney cancer growth depends on autophagy 0 None
2012-04-17 UCSF scientists assemble high-value genetic resource to help researchers 0 None
2012-04-17 MTR can prevent cell death in patients with TBI 0 None
2012-04-17 T-FET biosensor can detect biomolecules at ultra-low concentrations 0 None
2012-04-17 Nurr1 gene plays a fundamental role in neuron survival 0 None
2012-04-17 Lack of mLin41 gene regulator can cause neural tube defects 0 None
2012-04-17 Two related enzymes play a key role in development of T-ALL 0 None
2012-04-17 Researchers identify 56 genetic variants that influence BMD 0 None
2012-04-17 UTHealth researcher studies novel cell therapy to prevent GVHD 0 None
2012-04-17 Abnormal protein accumulation in the brain may lead to onset, severity of Parkinson's 0 None
2012-04-17 Bruker launches novel AVANCE III HD NMR spectrometer 0 None
2012-04-17 Study pinpoints compounds that repress cancer gene’s activity 0 None
2012-04-16 Immunotherapy may also help elderly cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-16 Rotavirus infects certain blood types 0 None
2012-04-16 Keck Foundation awards UF $1M to study how proteins in cells are made 0 5
2012-04-16 TGF-β molecule ramps up the immune system in some cases and suppress it in others 0 5
2012-04-16 New drug to detect beta-amyloid plaques may help diagnose AD earlier 0 None
2012-04-16 High blood sugar in combination with high insulin levels causes fatty deposits in the heart 0 None
2012-04-16 Seminar series on issues related to intervention, implementation science in aging 0 None
2012-04-16 Gene function preserved despite structural differences in the DNA 0 None
2012-04-16 Panel discussion on personalized medicine at USciences 0 None
2012-04-16 Changes in thromboxane synthase may lead to hypertension in women with preeclampsia 0 None
2012-04-16 DEP exposure suppresses function of phagocytic immune cells 0 None
2012-04-16 Scientists identify which T. gondii strains are linked with severe illness in U.S. infants 0 None
2012-04-16 Study examines cellular and molecular organization of human and mouse brain 0 None
2012-04-16 Disruption of key cellular functions produces physiologic and behavioral responses 0 None
2012-04-16 Biologists decipher novel functions of metal-binding molecule nicotianamine 0 None
2012-04-16 Researchers identify 32 genetic regions associated with osteoporosis, fracture 0 None
2012-04-16 Two research studies on genetic components of Alzheimer's 0 5
2012-04-16 New genes may explain individual differences in brain size and intelligence 0 None
2012-04-16 Researchers identify new mechanism by which colon cancer develops 0 None
2012-04-16 The key to treating AML may lie within FTL3 gene mutations 0 1
2012-04-16 Study reveals genetic predictors of bone health and osteoporosis 0 None
2012-04-16 Four loci appear to decrease hippocampal volume 0 None
2012-04-16 Researchers discover new class of molecular mutation in breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-16 Missing tool helps sperm and eggs develop exactly 23 chromosomes each 0 None
2012-04-16 First study to show genetic adaptation of human fat metabolism 0 None
2012-04-16 Study contains warning for obese expectant mother 0 None
2012-04-16 Targeting glucagon's sweetening effect may treat type II diabetes 0 None
2012-04-16 New findings on out-of-hand nut consumption and health 0 None
2012-04-16 Study investigates genetic factors and smoking exposure in Japanese lung cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-16 Researchers discover intra-cellular function of LOXL2 protein 0 None
2012-04-16 Increasing pressure ejects surplus healthy cells from overcrowded tissues 0 None
2012-04-16 Roundup: Texas considers relaxing rules for stem cell treatments; States weigh bills to protect consumers against high drug costs 1 None
2012-04-12 Natural products isolated from marine mollusks and sponges can reverse multidrug resistance in cancer cells 0 None
2012-04-12 FDA urges restriction in injudicious use of antibiotics in livestock 0 None
2012-04-12 Abnormally low level of SMN protein linked to movement problems in spinal muscular atrophy 0 None
2012-04-12 Study sheds light on malleability of brain's recognition process 0 None
2012-04-12 Genocea to highlight progress in malaria vaccine development at World Vaccine Congress 0 None
2012-04-12 Scientists discover mutation limited to brain tissue that causes HMG 0 None
2012-04-12 Hi-C sequencing decodes 3-D structure of DNA folds in chromosomes 0 None
2012-04-12 New compound reverses major symptoms associated with FXS 0 None
2012-04-12 Scientists use two different methods to visualize rare CTCs, double positive cells in mBC 0 None
2012-04-12 Screen time linked with obesity in children 0 None
2012-04-12 RiboMed releases multi-marker methylation prognostic test for glioma 0 1
2012-04-12 Study: Stem cells from pelvic bone marrow may help hearts beat stronger 0 None
2012-04-12 Transcription factors do not act like an 'on-off' switch 0 None
2012-04-12 Scientists transform skin cells directly into induced neurons 0 None
2012-04-12 Researchers discover a lead on the origin of chronic lymphatic leukaemia 0 None
2012-04-11 Computer modeling supports theory that many dementias spread like prion diseases 0 None
2012-04-11 SomaLogic, HUNT Biosciences partner to advance clinical use of cardiovascular biomarkers 0 None
2012-04-11 Scientists map physical architecture of intelligence in the brain 0 4
2012-04-11 Breast cancer cells that metastasize to the lung express higher level of PRDX2 0 None
2012-04-11 Amyloid precursor protein appears to regulate its own production 0 None
2012-04-11 CLYD gene serves as crucial negative regulator in pulmonary fibrosis 0 None
2012-04-11 Botanical formula controls aggressive human prostate tumors in mice 0 None
2012-04-11 New method for direct identification of antigens 0 None
2012-04-11 Reducing iron levels in blood plasma may protect brain from changes related to AD 0 None
2012-04-10 Spider venom studied as treatment for breast cancer 0 4
2012-04-10 Researchers identify mechanism of TRPM2 regulation 0 None
2012-04-10 Researchers determine that bacteria are present in the bladders of healthy women 0 None
2012-04-10 Two CNVs may increase risk of aggressive prostate cancer 0 None
2012-04-10 Study provides guidelines on how to combine antiangiogenic drugs with nanotherapeutics 0 None
2012-04-10 Reprogramming the Brain to Health Symposium to take place on April 12 0 None
2012-04-10 First study to demonstrate link between social status and genetic regulation in primates 0 None
2012-04-10 Changes in corneal thickness occur in patients at early stages of FECD 0 None
2012-04-10 Study: Body and head lice are the same species 0 None
2012-04-10 Mayo Clinic introduces Breast Cancer Genome Guided Therapy Study 0 None
2012-04-10 KLF15 gene governs the body's ability to burn fat during exercise 0 None
2012-04-10 OphthaliX completes CF101 preclinical studies on Anterior Uveitis 0 None
2012-04-10 Aristolochic acid exposure leads to kidney failure and UUC 0 None
2012-04-09 Black fly's blood-sucking tactics may be used for medical advancement 0 None
2012-04-09 Novel anti-leukemia compound with little toxicity successfully treats zebrafish 0 None
2012-04-09 Delivering chemotherapy drugs with nanobubbles more deadly to cancer cells 0 None
2012-04-09 Bimodal genes can define molecular subtypes of ovarian cancer 0 5
2012-04-09 Chemotherapy based on individual genomes and genomes of tumors 0 None
2012-04-09 A step closer to correcting unhealthy gene mutations with diet 0 None
2012-04-09 Five significant genetic associations for hypothyroidism found 0 None
2012-04-09 Researchers question wisdom of blocking DP1 in patients prone to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-04-09 Heart cells starved of nutrients less likely to be damaged during ischemia, reperfusion 0 None
2012-04-09 First study to examine links between neurodevelopmental disorders and maternal metabolic conditions 0 None
2012-04-09 Inflammasome involved in regulating Age-Related Macular Degeneration 0 None
2012-04-09 Researchers identify new gene variants linked with common childhood obesity 0 2
2012-04-09 Researchers discover two molecules that control liver glucose production 0 None
2012-04-09 Scientists discover novel genes that are mutated in stomach cancer 0 None
2012-04-07 Two Rev-erb proteins work together to control fat metabolism 0 None
2012-04-07 Research on how cells cope with stress could lead to more effective cancer treatment 0 None
2012-04-07 Powerful link between circadian rhythms and metabolism 0 None
2012-04-07 NIMH honors SUNY Downstate professor with MERIT award 0 None
2012-04-06 Signature Genomics, ACMG Foundation honor Pittsburgh student with Travel Award 0 None
2012-04-06 Methylphenidate may help induce recovery from propofol anesthesia 0 None
2012-04-06 Measuring executive functions may predict 'game intelligence' in soccer players 0 None
2012-04-06 ACMG Foundation, Genzyme announce recipients of Medical Genetics Training Award 0 None
2012-04-06 Scientists identify how Clec9A protein recognises foreign invaders 0 None
2012-04-06 Researchers generate endodermal progenitor cells for future diabetes treatments 1 None
2012-04-06 New technique reveals another piece of spectrum's genetic architecture 0 None
2012-04-06 Novel technology to grow new primordial lung progenitors 0 None
2012-04-06 Three genes within human embryonic stem cells regulate development 0 None
2012-04-06 Positive effect of tafamidis on neurological degeneration 0 None
2012-04-06 Researchers develop new technique to grow stem cells 0 None
2012-04-06 Journal of Craniofacial Surgery publishes BioElectronics’ study on bone regeneration 0 None
2012-04-06 African American women more likely to have ER-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-06 Collaborative Cross project to develop lab mice with increased genetic diversity 0 None
2012-04-06 TAM protein complex - a potential antibacterial target 0 None
2012-04-06 Towards a drug to control cystic fibrosis 0 None
2012-04-06 Ameritox, Ridge Diagnostics partner to develop MDDScore test 0 None
2012-04-06 Gold nanostars can deliver drug directly to cancer cell nucleus 0 None
2012-04-06 New microfluidics-based microarray can accurately detect breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-05 Non-invasive and longitudinal assessment of fat in animal disease models 0 None
2012-04-05 New hypothesis may be a game changer in the evolution arena 0 None
2012-04-05 HSP27 protein can indicate lung damage during early stages of COPD 0 None
2012-04-05 Novel approach to kill acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells 0 None
2012-04-05 ARI-4175 drug may treat colorectal cancer patients with KRAS mutation 0 None
2012-04-05 Anti-ceramide antibody may prevent radiation gastrointestinal syndrome 0 None
2012-04-05 Applied BioCode receives U.S. patent titled, ‘Light Transmitted Assay Beads’ 0 None
2012-04-05 Early-life bisphenol A exposure affects later-stage learning impairment 0 None
2012-04-05 IntegraGen’s ARISk Test looks at 65 genetic markers associated with autism 0 None
2012-04-05 VCAM1 nanobodies can effectively visualize atherosclerotic lesions 0 None
2012-04-05 UV light-activated on-off switch for Morpholinos 0 None
2012-04-05 Study assesses link between antifolate medications, KRAS mutations and amplification 0 None
2012-04-05 Crizotinib reduces testosterone levels in men with ALK positive lung cancer 0 None
2012-04-05 CHD8, SNC2A and KATNAL2 gene mutations lead to ASDs 0 None
2012-04-05 Piceatannol blocks preadipocytes’ ability to develop and grow 0 5
2012-04-05 New cell and animal model of IBC 0 None
2012-04-05 Fathers more likely to transmit spontaneous mutations to children with ASDs 0 None
2012-04-05 Scientists image process of consciousness after general anesthesia 0 None
2012-04-05 Scientists uncover structure and operating mechanism of TPPII 0 None
2012-04-05 Feinstein scientists to present three GBM abstracts at AACR annual meeting 0 None
2012-04-05 Scripps Florida scientists to create new screening tests for HCV treatment discovery 0 None
2012-04-05 µ-PIIIA conotoxin can be effective in controlling cancer pain 0 None
2012-04-05 Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers receive five ASBMB awards 0 None
2012-04-05 More than 4 in 10 people at high risk for hereditary pancreatic cancer have small lesions 0 None
2012-04-05 Brain games, exercise and diet help prevent cognitive slide 0 None
2012-04-05 Olanzapine improves survival in mouse model of anorexia nervosa 0 None
2012-04-05 Researchers uncover mechanism that explains link between autoimmunity and atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-04-05 New SORL1 gene causes early-onset Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-04-04 Exposure to arsenic can turn normal stem cells into cancer stem cells 0 None
2012-04-04 Reactivation of p53 may be a highly selective treatment modality for virally-induced lymphoma 0 None
2012-04-04 Drugs that target cholesterol pathway may enhance cancer-killing potential of chemotherapy drugs 0 None
2012-04-04 Altered activity at different sites within brain network may be related to different features of depression 0 None
2012-04-04 Impact of Personal Genomics Study to launch data collection phase 0 None
2012-04-04 Study: Functional link between two major causes of treatment failure in breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-04 Researchers identify how neural cells build up resistance to opioid pain drugs within hours 0 None
2012-04-04 Multimarker molecular stool test for colon cancer unaffected by medication, lifestyle factors 0 None
2012-04-04 Positive preclinical results from Cancer Therapeutics' CTX-0294945 plus Avastin study 0 None
2012-04-04 Scientists discover why rapamycin causes diabetic-like symptoms in patients 0 None
2012-04-04 Novel method creates 3-D clusters of pancreatic beta-cells 0 None
2012-04-04 Scientists discover new anti-HCV antibodies 0 None
2012-04-04 Brains of people with anorexia and obesity are wired differently 0 5
2012-04-04 SFU receives NIH grant to develop effective HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2012-04-04 Gamma-linoleic acid can inhibit growth of pancreatic cancer cells 0 None
2012-04-04 Stress-induced tolerance can prevent glaucoma 0 None
2012-04-04 Removing SR-BI receptor may help protect against breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-04 Researchers discover two optimal gene targets for new colorectal cancer test 0 None
2012-04-04 High fat diets cause damage to blood vessels earlier than previously thought 0 None
2012-04-04 Researchers figure out how rapamycin causes diabetes 0 None
2012-04-04 Cruciferous vegetable intake may boost survival of breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-04 Hepatitis B-infected patients with longer telomeres more likely to develop HCC 0 None
2012-04-04 TL32711 compound targets key pathway in lymphoma 0 5
2012-04-04 FDA clears Fenwal's Aurora plasmapheresis system 0 5
2012-04-03 BioScale presents data on phospho-protein analysis of MAP kinase pathway activation state at 103rd AACR 0 1
2012-04-03 Lilly announces results of three preclinical studies that focus on c-MET receptor 0 None
2012-04-03 Neural imaging-maps of brain functions hope to transform lives of people with epilepsy 0 None
2012-04-03 Gbb38 protein helps explain how cells send many long-haul messages 0 None
2012-04-03 Genomic fortune-telling fails to provide informative guidance to most people 0 None
2012-04-03 UT Southwestern molecular biologist to receive Steven C. Beering Award 0 None
2012-04-03 Study examines how fluctuations in brain activity can impact dynamics of cognitive tasks 0 None
2012-04-03 Study shows how morphine creates inflammatory response in the brain 0 None
2012-04-03 TLR4/MD-2 protein complex triggers morphine-induced inflammation 0 None
2012-04-03 NutraGene introduces first ever commercial type 2 diabetes genetic test 0 None
2012-04-03 Combination treatment effective against melanoma 0 None
2012-04-03 Transgenic mice to visualize metastasis and inflammation 0 None
2012-04-03 MMRF announces unique oncology research partnership 0 None
2012-04-03 Researchers discover regulation and functional significance of acute phase response during pneumonia 0 None
2012-04-03 Detailed information on how metastasin protein facilitates spread of tumour cells 0 None
2012-04-03 New preclinical data on ARIAD's ponatinib and AP26113 study presented at AACR meeting 0 5
2012-04-03 Cell graphs link structure of human tissue to corresponding biological function 0 None
2012-04-03 Systemic inflammation may contribute to depressive symptoms 0 None
2012-04-03 Stimulating specific neurons may reverse age-related memory defects 0 None
2012-04-03 Scientists discover new serine protease: NSP4 0 None
2012-04-03 Researchers discover multiple genes associated with meconium ileus 0 None
2012-04-03 Clemson researcher to continue African sleeping sickness study 0 None
2012-04-03 PerkinElmer announces availability of HER2Sense preclinical imaging agent 0 None
2012-04-03 Cell Press introduces new career network for life scientists 0 None
2012-04-02 CYP1B1 protein may be a potential target for intervention in head and neck cancer 3 None
2012-04-02 PolyTherics, Spirogen enter research collaboration to produce novel ADCs for treatment of cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 Special fatty molecules pave novel way to treat infections, autoimmune diseases, allergies and cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 Safe method for destroying cancer cells using death cap mushroom poison 0 None
2012-04-02 Sleep enhances emotionally positive memories 0 None
2012-04-02 Rare T follicular helper cells essential for developing antibody responses to infectious agents 0 5
2012-04-02 Targeting inflammatory pathways may lead to new therapies 0 None
2012-04-02 Novel tetracyclines with improved potency, efficacy against contemporary P. aeruginosa isolates 0 None
2012-04-02 Study sheds light on cellular mechanisms involved in flu resistance 0 None
2012-04-02 New diagnostic test for Trichomonas vaginalis 0 None
2012-04-02 RainDance introduces new panel for cancer mutation screening 0 None
2012-04-02 Life Technologies expands TaqMan Mutation Detection Assays 0 None
2012-04-02 Blocking PRC2 protein may help protect against AML 0 None
2012-04-02 Ingenuity iReport for Real-Time PCR optimized for TaqMan Gene Expression Assays 0 None
2012-04-02 ProteinSimple introduces Sally Western Blot 0 None
2012-04-02 MAPK/ERK2 pathway plays a major role in mediating testosterone's effects 0 None
2012-04-02 Phage therapy can combat Pseudomonas infections in CF patients 6 3.2
2012-04-02 TGen to present TNBC study at AACR 2012 annual meeting 0 None
2012-04-02 Allowing the heart to rest can reverse structural changes in myocytes after heart failure 0 None
2012-04-02 Scientists use DNA sequencing to identify 'driver' mutations in cancer 1 1
2012-04-02 Twins and mothers with poor nutrition more likely to develop obesity, type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-04-02 Studies use three genes to reprogram fibroblasts into myocytes 0 None
2012-04-02 RNA binding motif protein 20 regulates titin splicing 0 None
2012-04-02 Genetic variations could be linked with meconium ileus in CF patients 0 None
2012-04-02 Bruker announces new protocols and reference libraries for mycobacteria, multicellular fungi 0 None
2012-04-02 Survivin protein could be a useful tool in understanding pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 WCMC receives SU2C-PCF Prostate Dream Team Translational Cancer Research Grant 0 None
2012-04-02 Combination of Avastin and Metformin may effectively reduce melanoma growth 0 None
2012-04-02 Study confirms link between breast cancer and autoimmune arthritis 1 None
2012-04-02 MEK1 mutation does not necessarily make BRAF mutant melanomas resistant to inhibitors 0 None
2012-04-02 Aurora-A protein plays an important role in head and neck cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 Scientists link two genes involved in serotonin production to PTSD 0 None
2012-04-02 Metformin prevents primary liver cancer in animal models 0 None
2012-04-02 New paradigm for immunotherapy against cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 Childhood onset temporal lobe epilepsy has a significant impact on brain aging 0 None
2012-04-02 Combination of cixutumumab and temsirolimus shrinks tumors in patients with Ewing's sarcoma 0 None
2012-04-02 Platelet activating factor plays a crucial role in development of graft-versus-host disease 0 None
2012-04-02 Hypoxia in tumors can predict prostate cancer recurrence in men 0 None
2012-04-02 Study provides new information on why A-T disease attacks the brain 0 None
2012-04-02 STAT-1 and PLSCR-1 proteins could play a crucial role in breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-02 Dyax, GE Healthcare partner to develop and commercialize c-Met imaging peptides 0 None
2012-04-02 Study shows how fat cells can protect the body against diabetes 0 None
2012-04-02 Aberrations in translation regulators linked with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer survival 0 None

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