Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - June 2012

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2012-06-30 New toxicology testing method requires lesser number of fish 0 None
2012-06-30 Big challenges from antibiotic resistant bacteria 0 None
2012-06-30 Severe sleep loss jolts the immune system into action 0 None
2012-06-30 Genetic mutation that creates Ewing's sarcoma leads to high levels of protein EYA3 0 None
2012-06-30 Rapamycin enhances learning and memory in young mice 2 None
2012-06-30 Bees help understand connection between taste perception and metabolic syndromes 0 None
2012-06-30 Blocking bombesin/GRP receptor improves survival in sepsis animal models 0 None
2012-06-30 Study details canonical Wnt signaling pathway 0 None
2012-06-30 Researchers discover new gene mutations associated with megalencephaly 0 None
2012-06-29 FOXO1 gene may play an important role in pathological mechanisms of Parkinson's 0 None
2012-06-29 Association between SCC and cutaneous HPV types 0 None
2012-06-29 Scientists successfully tag serotonin transporter to track movements of single molecules 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers develop first real-time, brain-scanning speller 0 None
2012-06-29 UMass Amherst biochemist receives NIH grant to map molecular structure of bacterial needle 0 None
2012-06-29 Blindsight in monkeys is available in everyday environments 0 None
2012-06-29 Inhibiting immune response during initial multi-drug therapy could speed TB treatment time 0 None
2012-06-29 RUB biologists deliberately transform spinal cord stem cells into immature nerve cells 1 None
2012-06-29 Study reveals technique that allows scientists to watch lipid metabolism in live zebrafish 0 5
2012-06-29 Study explains why memory improves on a high-DHA diet 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers identify genes that influence degeneration of the hippocampus 0 None
2012-06-29 Novo Nordisk, BRI collaborate to speed-up translational research of autoimmune diseases 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers use DNA molecules to stimulate repair of nerve coatings that mimic MS 0 None
2012-06-29 Boston College chemists use nanowires to power photosynthesis 0 None
2012-06-29 Scientists use patient cells to generate human model of Huntington's 0 None
2012-06-29 Flu immunity depends on number of viruses involved during initial infection 0 None
2012-06-29 Scientists use new method to assemble massive catalogue of data on proteins 0 None
2012-06-29 New laboratory model for Huntington's disease 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers probe origin of optimized antibodies against infections 0 None
2012-06-29 Millennium introduces novel pharmacogenetic testing 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers create first animal model for RA 0 None
2012-06-29 Scientists discover new gene in the influenza virus 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers create 'Huntington's disease in a dish' to enable search for treatment 0 None
2012-06-28 UTMB researchers improve existing experimental vaccine for Rift Valley fever virus 0 None
2012-06-28 Scientists identify abnormal gene that leads to Parkinson's 0 5
2012-06-28 Prenatal exposure to PCBs impacts reproductive function in offspring 0 None
2012-06-28 Study suggests new treatment strategy for heart attacks and strokes 0 None
2012-06-28 Detailed study on how diesel soot gets stuck in the lungs 0 None
2012-06-28 TB research finds body’s own response helps TB bacteria survive 0 None
2012-06-28 UH receives federal grants to pursue projects related to prostate cancer, diabetes and obesity 0 None
2012-06-28 Dietary fiber can improve gastrointestinal health 0 None
2012-06-28 Intensive early treatment slows down progression of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-28 Scientists transplant stem cells from patients with limb-girdle muscular dystrophy into mice 0 None
2012-06-28 Data from Infinity’s IPI-145 pre-clinical study on inflammatory diseases 0 None
2012-06-28 BPI clinical study to evaluate computerized, brain-plasticity-based program for schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-28 New compound could treat certain types of genetic disorders in muscles 0 None
2012-06-28 Scientists reverse diabetes in mice using stem cells 0 None
2012-06-28 Study suggests adverse role for BclI polymorphism in obesity and insulin resistance 0 None
2012-06-27 Protein kinase A activated in the nucleus as well as the cytoplasm 0 None
2012-06-27 Second potential immune checkpoint target for cancer immunotherapy announced by Compugen 0 None
2012-06-27 Magnet guides iron-loaded cells to specific damaged sites in the heart 0 None
2012-06-27 Small coils activate neurons to modulate brain-cell activity 0 None
2012-06-27 DHA and curcumin help maintain neurological function after degenerative damage 0 None
2012-06-27 Gene transfer technique eliminates specific neural circuit linked to Parkinson's disease 0 None
2012-06-27 Diet enriched with curcumin and DHA can promote neuroprotection in chronic SCI 0 None
2012-06-27 Scientists now have clues to how GATA4 gene mutation leads to septal defects in babies with CHD 0 None
2012-06-27 High-calorie food images stimulate brain's appetite control center 0 None
2012-06-27 New type of micromachine can penetrate tissue and overcome cellular barriers 0 None
2012-06-27 Scientists discover serum biochemical signature that predicts Alzheimer's 0 5
2012-06-27 Obese children show greater exposure to phthalates 0 None
2012-06-27 Broken heart syndrome may protect the heart from adrenaline overload 0 None
2012-06-27 The Endocrine Society issues Statement of Principles on EDCs and public health protection 0 None
2012-06-27 Researchers identify latest gene associated with typical late-onset Lewy body Parkinson's 0 None
2012-06-27 Scientists discover new flu-fighting role for IL-15 protein 0 None
2012-06-27 Scientists identify novel mechanism behind bacterial pathogenesis 0 5
2012-06-27 Cardiovascular disease risk greater with Atkins-style diets 0 None
2012-06-27 ESCs and iPSCs demonstrate similar survival and neural differentiation capabilities 0 None
2012-06-27 Study investigates how glucose metabolism affects biochemical signals in cancer cells 0 None
2012-06-27 Prenatal exposure to BPA appears to program uterine estrogen responsiveness in adulthood 0 None
2012-06-27 Seahorse Bioscience launches XF Palmitate-BSA FAO Reagent for FAO assays 0 None
2012-06-27 Study shows how brain insulin resistance contributes to neurodegeneration in AD 0 None
2012-06-27 Sunshine Biopharma completes Adva-27a cytotoxicity study on multidrug-resistant lung cancer 0 None
2012-06-27 Study details how Parkinson's disease spreads through the brain 0 None
2012-06-27 Research reveals benefits of exercise in combating Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2012-06-27 DHA and curcumin preserve walking ability in rats with spinal-cord injury 0 None
2012-06-27 Caltech researchers develop technique to focus light inside biological tissue 0 None
2012-06-27 RXi Pharmaceuticals initiates RXI-109 Phase 1 trial to reduce surgical scars 0 None
2012-06-27 Maternal factors associated with fetal growth restriction 0 None
2012-06-27 HemoGenix receives first Master File Number from FDA CBER for HALO-96 PQR 0 1
2012-06-26 Greater awareness of MH and consequences of ryanodine receptor gene mutations 0 None
2012-06-26 Marker to identify patients who have difficulties in maintaining body weight 0 None
2012-06-26 Ghrelin increases incentive for humans to eat high-calorie foods 0 None
2012-06-26 New tissue-culture study: Fungicide can induce insulin resistance 0 None
2012-06-26 Reproductive hormone helps regulate food intake, energy metabolism without adverse effects 0 None
2012-06-26 SmartTots announces recipients of inaugural round of research grants 0 None
2012-06-26 Nanoparticles that can slip through mucus barriers shown to protect against herpes infections 0 None
2012-06-26 Having antibodies for cutaneous HPV and sun exposure can act synergistically in BCC, SCC 0 None
2012-06-26 Researchers discover how GLP-2 receptor suppresses hunger and food intake 0 None
2012-06-26 BioImageXD software can help analyze cell and tissue functions 0 None
2012-06-26 Targeted delivery of therapeutic gene can effectively treat Pompe disease 0 5
2012-06-26 Sunflower peptides can treat itchy skin problems 0 None
2012-06-26 CCI, NextBio partner to adopt genomics in the clinic 0 5
2012-06-26 p53 protein may show a typical prion-like behavior when mutated 0 None
2012-06-26 Gothenburg research may lead to more effective arsenic-containing drugs 0 None
2012-06-25 Deep brain stimulation reduces binge eating 0 None
2012-06-25 Researchers create endothelial cells with blood-brain barrier qualities 0 None
2012-06-25 Inexpensive exome sequencing can quickly detect heterogeneous diseases 0 5
2012-06-25 RainDance introduces new digital PCR system for European researchers 0 None
2012-06-25 Cryopreservation of primary human hepatocyte: improved protocol using cryopreservation solution 0 None
2012-06-25 BD Biosciences launches new cell sorting system 0 None
2012-06-25 Stimulation during sleep can enhance skill learning 0 None
2012-06-25 Study: Neurons that control hunger linked to non-food associated behaviors 1 None
2012-06-25 Study reveals previously unknown function of Thbd-aPC pathway in radiation mitigation 0 None
2012-06-25 De novo somatic gene mutations likely to cause hemimegalencephaly 0 None
2012-06-25 Study reveals function of dorsal anterior cingulate cortex in the brain 1 1
2012-06-23 Smoking of fathers before conception can damage genetic information of their offspring 1 None
2012-06-23 Oxytocin hormone plays an important role in Williams syndrome 0 None
2012-06-23 Rensselaer Center for Stem Cell Research launches today 0 None
2012-06-23 Surprising link between dietary fat and cholesterol absorption 0 None
2012-06-23 Scientists recommend new type of therapeutic approach to dementia 0 None
2012-06-23 WCMC researchers devise innovative boxer-like strategy to fight multiple myeloma 0 None
2012-06-23 First study to link risk of cognitive decline to severity of diabetes 0 None
2012-06-23 New paper discusses potential of tumor-derived microvesicles 0 None
2012-06-23 Disorganized cancers more difficult to treat and consistently result in lower survival rates 0 None
2012-06-23 First sales order for Bluechiip's products from ATCC 0 None
2012-06-23 Researchers identify new virus alert signal that triggers the human immune system 0 None
2012-06-23 Scientists identify novel animal reservoir for tick-borne diseases 0 None
2012-06-23 Plant compounds from South African daffodils show promise for depression 0 None
2012-06-23 Researchers uncover why ointment and photodynamic therapy cause pain in skin cancer patients 0 None
2012-06-23 International conference showcases breadth of research possible with zebrafish 0 None
2012-06-23 First study to demonstrate that microbes are specific to their host species 0 None
2012-06-23 Wake Forest Baptist researchers achieve early milestone in lab-engineered kidney project 0 None
2012-06-22 A potential drug target for NK/T-cell lymphoma 0 None
2012-06-22 Novel small-molecule-inhibiting drug stops spread of breast cancer cells 0 None
2012-06-22 Emory scientists identify new type of anti-inflammatory compound 0 None
2012-06-22 Researchers identify genes that cooperate in development of medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-06-22 Gene expression and peripheral blood as tools for pinpointing genes linked to autism 0 None
2012-06-22 Grb2 switch controls normal signaling through fibroblast growth factor receptor 0 None
2012-06-22 Protein in blood can predict improper growth of fetus 2 None
2012-06-22 Evolutionary principles of natural selection may be applied to successfully manage cancer 0 None
2012-06-22 Parents must be considered during expansion of genetic screening programs for newborns 1 None
2012-06-22 New methods to track stem cells 0 None
2012-06-22 Faulty conclusions due to contamination, misidentification and redundancy in widely available cell lines 0 None
2012-06-22 New melatonin analogues more efficient in inhibiting NOS activity in Parkinson's disease 0 None
2012-06-22 Scientists identify cause of double-cortex syndrome 5 3.8
2012-06-22 Patients with MS appear to have reduced risk of cancer 0 None
2012-06-22 Selenium reduces Staph populations in medical implants 0 None
2012-06-22 New signal transduction pathway might be fruitful target for cancer drugs 0 None
2012-06-22 Study: Unexpected activity of estrogenic compounds during early stages of embryonic development 0 None
2012-06-22 REG3A molecule may lead to new treatments for psoriasis, wound-healing 0 None
2012-06-22 Lead 8A analog can treat osteosarcoma in children 0 5
2012-06-22 Researchers develop new mouse model to study supertasting 0 None
2012-06-21 Genetics play a significant role in determining side effects of opiates 0 None
2012-06-21 FOXO3a transcription factor actually promotes growth of anaplastic thyroid cancer 0 None
2012-06-21 New understanding of how motor neurons die in spinal muscular atrophy patients 0 None
2012-06-21 Some patients with Parkinson's experience sleep benefit 0 None
2012-06-21 GBM patients with CNP subtype may have less aggressive subtype of cancer 0 None
2012-06-21 UCL scientists discover simple pattern that describes tree-like shape of all neurons 0 None
2012-06-21 Tinkering with p190RhoGAP molecule shapes development of cardiac stem cells 0 3
2012-06-21 Distinct brain regions organize objects based on their physical size 0 None
2012-06-21 Blocking Sigma-1 receptor can reduce binge eating 0 None
2012-06-21 Researchers discover distinct differences in how muscle affects two layers of bone in men, women 0 None
2012-06-21 Researchers can silence mutated gene responsible for Huntington's with single drug treatment 0 None
2012-06-21 Spinach consumption can partially offset damaging effects of carcinogen 0 5
2012-06-21 Illumina launches RapidTrack WGS service 0 4
2012-06-21 Authors propose mathematical model to study malaria transmission 0 None
2012-06-21 Review describes new classes of drugs that target androgens in novel ways 0 5
2012-06-21 Concordia research helps develop first brain map of love and desire 0 3
2012-06-21 Gold nanoparticles with slight positive charge work collectively to unravel DNA's double helix 0 None
2012-06-21 Researchers discover protein required to regrow injured peripheral nerves 0 None
2012-06-21 Study links two specific strains of bacteria with indoor mold from water damage 0 None
2012-06-21 Structure of human P-glycoprotein in a moving 3D computer model 0 None
2012-06-20 UMMS researcher receives Janssen Award for microRNA discovery 0 None
2012-06-20 Biochemists map structure of key protein-RNA complex required for assembly of telomerase 0 None
2012-06-20 Researchers determine structure of MRN complex 0 None
2012-06-20 Study identifies critical neurological factor in aggression 0 None
2012-06-20 Tai Chi increases brain volume and improves memory and thinking in Chinese seniors 0 None
2012-06-20 Researchers unlock structure of STING protein 0 None
2012-06-20 Combination therapy may help defeat pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-06-20 New method uses stem cells to create cardiac muscle patches 0 None
2012-06-20 Study reveals critical aspect of how frontopolar cortex contributes to decision making 0 None
2012-06-20 Fujitsu, NCKU sign MOU to build platform for genomics and bioinformatics research 0 None
2012-06-20 Bode introduces new DNA service 0 None
2012-06-20 KPT-SINEs might offer new treatment for people with acute leukemia 0 None
2012-06-20 Six novel genetic associations for early onset male pattern baldness 0 None
2012-06-20 New approach to decipher roles of genes associated with autism 0 None
2012-06-19 Study points to unexplored coding potential within the genome 0 None
2012-06-19 RayBiotech, Institute for Cancer Research collaborate to implement antibody-based sample analysis 0 None
2012-06-19 SDIX advanced Genomic Antibody Technology to be highlighted at BIO International Convention 0 None
2012-06-19 SickKids, Life Technologies partner to advance pediatric genomic research on Ion Proton Sequencer 0 None
2012-06-19 Simple sponge may hold clues about the evolution of the complex nervous system 0 None
2012-06-19 Zebrafish provides insight into human melanoma 0 None
2012-06-19 Next-generation sequencing technologies for the 1,000 Rare Diseases Project 0 None
2012-06-19 Commensal bacteria essential to fight off viral infections 0 None
2012-06-19 New clues to why some urinary tract infections recur persistently 0 None
2012-06-19 Midwest patient receives successful stem cell transplant to cure sickle cell disease 0 None
2012-06-19 Single-dose vaccine for treatment of cocaine addiction 0 None
2012-06-19 Implanted device delivers genetically engineered neurotrophic factor directly to the brain 0 None
2012-06-19 Unique brain characteristics behind people's excellence 0 1
2012-06-19 Life Technologies introduces three next generation genetic engineering kits 0 None
2012-06-19 Study on identification of novel stem cell population in neuroblastoma to be presented at ANR conference 0 None
2012-06-19 MRI images of the brain when a person loses self-control 0 None
2012-06-19 NF-κB inhibitors can mitigate cellular damage and prevent aging-related degenerative changes 0 None
2012-06-19 Bioactive compounds in peaches, plums and nectarines can fight-off diabetes, cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-06-18 Multi-institutional research uncovers new mechanism for treatment of lung cancer 0 None
2012-06-18 Novel strategy for neutralizing unwanted molecules and clearing them from the body 0 None
2012-06-18 A novel candidate gene in human early-onset degenerative ataxias 0 None
2012-06-18 New solution to detect DNA base modifications associated with epigenetic regulation and DNA damage 0 None
2012-06-18 Is curry good for you? 0 4
2012-06-18 Researchers identify commensal bacteria in the human intestine 0 None
2012-06-18 Researchers develop double viral vector transfection technique 0 None
2012-06-18 Link between unconscious conflicts and conscious anxiety disorder symptoms 0 None
2012-06-18 Scientists discover master regulator gene needed for development of M cells 0 5
2012-06-16 Glutathione peroxidase can dramatically reduce risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-06-16 Research indicates novel electrical bio-marker in humans 0 None
2012-06-16 Patients with NK/T-cell lymphomas might benefit from treatment with JAK inhibitors 0 1
2012-06-16 New approach to drug design may yield more effective and less toxic cancer medicines 0 None
2012-06-16 Immune system may play a key role in removing Alzheimer's protein 0 None
2012-06-16 Researchers identify three sets of genetic markers linked with CNS PNET 0 None
2012-06-16 iPS Academia Japan, Life Technologies partner for induced pluripotent stem cell patent portfolio 0 None
2012-06-15 Study identifies new genetic factor associated with lean diabetes 0 None
2012-06-15 NextGen commercializes new assay for identification of biomarkers in brain disorders 0 None
2012-06-15 Research examines link between metabolic syndrome and cognitive disorders 0 None
2012-06-15 New spin to understanding of relationship between Alzheimer's disease and diabetes 0 None
2012-06-15 New U-M hESC lines now available for federally-funded research 0 None
2012-06-15 Exercise-related hormones do not play an influential role in building muscle 0 None
2012-06-15 People can train their brains to become less impulsive 0 None
2012-06-15 ISCO develops new TTF-based stem cell technology 0 None
2012-06-15 First U.S. population prevalence study of mutations in the gene that causes fragile X 0 None
2012-06-15 Study: Quirky fruit fly gene can help develop new weapons against cancer 0 None
2012-06-15 Variations in microRNA expression within breast tumors can lead to sampling bias 0 None
2012-06-15 Unifying theory on causes of cancer metastases 0 5
2012-06-15 No evidence for inherited addictive behavior 0 5
2012-06-15 Calcium with vitamin D supplements reduces risk of mortality in seniors 0 None
2012-06-15 Study reveals molecular link between aging and cancer 0 None
2012-06-15 Digoxin can protect against high blood pressure and heart failure 0 None
2012-06-15 AMPK enzyme promotes survival of cancer cells: Research 0 None
2012-06-15 High doses of tiny milk vitamin produces numerous health benefits in mice 0 None
2012-06-15 Single gene forms common link between diabetes and Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-06-15 MRF announces achievement of myelin repair Phase 1 trial for MS 0 4
2012-06-15 Exposure to BPA during gestation has long-lasting, trans-generational effects 0 None
2012-06-15 Breast milk protects against oral transmission of HIV 0 4.2
2012-06-15 Study unveils crystal structure of H. pylori's acid receptor 0 None
2012-06-15 Dietitians now have access to simple genetic test kit from Nutrigenomix 0 None
2012-06-14 Gladstone investigators play key part in Human Microbiome Project 0 None
2012-06-14 Antibody that blocks programmed cell death benefits cancer patients 0 5
2012-06-14 Single protein determines persistence of viral infection 0 None
2012-06-14 IBMT linked with positive structural changes in brain connectivity 0 3
2012-06-14 Scientists discover one of the most important cellular mechanisms behind meningioma 0 5
2012-06-14 First inventory of microbial diversity in the world's oceans 0 None
2012-06-14 Researchers identify primary player of the biochemical bugle call 0 None
2012-06-14 ABL to perform process development and cGMP manufacturing of recombinant scuPA 0 None
2012-06-14 Western-style diets may increase risk of inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2012-06-14 Alpha-myosin triggers development of autoimmunity after heart attack 0 None
2012-06-14 Advaxis announces publication of preclinical research with ADXS-PSA 0 None
2012-06-14 Research into alcohol's effect on juvenile rats 0 None
2012-06-14 Embryonic stem cells hold great promise for biomedical science 0 None
2012-06-14 New guide for gene silencing and delivery available from AMSBIO 0 4.4
2012-06-14 Study shows how cisplatin prevents clumping of hSOD1 linked to ALS 0 None
2012-06-14 Reovirus can trick the body's defenses to reach and kill cancer cells 0 None
2012-06-14 Georgia Tech startup to create new delivery method for cell-based therapies 0 None
2012-06-14 New analogues effective in inhibiting NOS activity in Parkinson models 0 None
2012-06-14 Exome sequencing may also improve diagnoses and guide individual patient care 0 None
2012-06-14 New chemical-screening method can discover compounds against HIV 0 None
2012-06-14 Ten young researchers named Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences 0 None
2012-06-14 New method enhances adhesion of injected CECs for successful corneal transplantation 0 None
2012-06-14 MDA5 molecule plays a critical role in fighting viral infections 0 None
2012-06-14 MIT engineers develop new glucose-powered implantable medical device 0 None
2012-06-14 Study investigates how breast cancer cells migrate to bone 0 None
2012-06-14 Researchers use brain imaging to uncover susceptibility to psychological stress and trauma 0 None
2012-06-14 US Oncology Research, MMRF partner to participate in CoMMpass study 0 None
2012-06-14 High anxiety can turn good dads bad 0 None
2012-06-14 Human-derived stem cells can spontaneously form optic cups and retina 0 None
2012-06-14 RNA-binding proteins accumulate in the brains of patients with AD 0 None
2012-06-14 Novo Nordisk, JDRF partner to discover and develop novel immunotherapies against T1D 0 None
2012-06-13 Fluidigm unveils details of new C1 Single-Cell AutoPrep System at ISSCR meeting 0 None
2012-06-13 New microfluidic device can sort cancer cells, particles 0 None
2012-06-13 New study on motor chunking 0 None
2012-06-13 Scientists decipher and block a molecular message that prompts unbridled cellular growth 0 None
2012-06-13 Researchers identify prognostic marker in chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2012-06-13 Long-lasting weekly fertility injections work as well as daily 0 1
2012-06-13 HLA B-27 protein appears to confer ability to suppress HIV viral replication 0 None
2012-06-13 Caspase-11 enzyme plays an important role in Legionella infection 0 None
2012-06-13 New tool should serve as cellular equivalent for children with CDG syndromes 0 None
2012-06-13 Acute and chronic elevation of EPO in the brain improve motivation for exercise 0 None
2012-06-13 Transgenic mosquitoes can control malaria 0 None
2012-06-13 Genetic variability in the embryo may predispose to cancer in adult life 0 None
2012-06-13 Billions of specific gut bacteria may play a role in autoimmune diseases 1 1
2012-06-13 14-3-3 zeta protein involved in generating chronic pain 0 None
2012-06-13 Gut microbes regulate brain levels of serotonin 0 None
2012-06-12 Experimental drug and genetic differences indicate how people deal with fear and stress 0 None
2012-06-12 Hepatocytes can create new liver system in mouse models 0 None
2012-06-12 New approach can design antibiotics that kill even 'superbugs' 0 None
2012-06-12 Clinical utility of Metabolon's Quantose IR test to be showcased at ADA meeting 0 None
2012-06-12 Normal p53 gene makes breast cancer chemotherapy with doxorubicin less effective 0 None
2012-06-12 New data on individuals with natural ability to fight off AIDS 0 None
2012-06-12 Scientists establish link between autoimmune diseases and nanoparticles 0 None
2012-06-12 Researchers identify two proteins that are required to maintain kidney stem cells 0 None
2012-06-12 Researchers find pathway for origin and growth of the most common form of brain and spinal cord tumor – meningioma 0 None
2012-06-12 Study reveals mystery of how pancreatic cancer escapes immune detection 0 None
2012-06-12 Study shows how infections provoke tissues into becoming cancerous 0 None
2012-06-12 CRT, BioInvent partner to identify new therapeutic antibodies in oncology 0 None
2012-06-12 Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases important targets for development of new drugs against major diseases 0 None
2012-06-12 Researchers demonstrate effectiveness of a potential new therapy for stroke patients 0 5
2012-06-12 Study documents altruistic behavior by human embryonic stem cells 0 None
2012-06-12 Scientists discover new genetic information linked with shigellosis 0 None
2012-06-12 RGS proteins play an essential role in night blindness 0 None
2012-06-12 Study shows how ruthenium-based drugs may be more effective at fighting cancer cells 0 None
2012-06-12 Sucrose and menthol act independently to reduce coughing 0 None
2012-06-12 Children of older fathers inherit longer telomeres 0 None
2012-06-11 Subtype of CD4-positive immune cells in the gut may influence HIV infection outcome 0 None
2012-06-11 Mutation responsible for rare, hereditary motor neuron disease disrupts vital links 0 None
2012-06-11 Menopausal women with high oestradiol levels at greater risk of strokes 0 2
2012-06-11 Higher quality bone from stem cells 0 None
2012-06-11 Scientists image structure of bacterium protein coat 0 None
2012-06-11 Fate Therapeutics, BD Biosciences introduce first collaborative iPSC-related product 0 None
2012-06-11 Epo has performance-enhancing effect on brain, may help treat depression, schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-11 Distinct cancer 'signatures' may help predict response to estrogen-lowering therapy 0 None
2012-06-11 Powerful new tools can study glycans’ function 0 None
2012-06-11 Knome announces start of early technology access program for knomeCLINIC 0 None
2012-06-11 Nanocontainers can fight against atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-06-11 Researchers identify six genes that predispose to migraine without aura 0 None
2012-06-11 MRI scans reveal how sleep deprivation impairs brain regions associated with food processing 0 None
2012-06-11 Researchers identify new mitochondrial protein complex linked with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-11 New understanding about how placental growth is regulated before birth 0 None
2012-06-11 Biomedical engineers develop SMART detector for flu diagnosis 0 None
2012-06-11 Sleep loss markedly exaggerates emotional reactivity in people with anxiety disorders 0 None
2012-06-11 Study confirms linear association between JBA and future stroke rate 0 None
2012-06-11 ADAM28 inhibits VWF-mediated cancer cell apoptosis and enhances lung metastases 0 None
2012-06-10 Researchers describe germ line functions of par-5 gene 0 None
2012-06-10 New synthetic vaccine effective in killing HPV-derived cancer 0 None
2012-06-08 Discovery answers why mother's immune system does not reject developing fetus as foreign tissue 0 3
2012-06-08 New fetal genetics testing technique could offer less risk, more controversy 0 None
2012-06-08 Effective ways of detecting onset of kidney disease 0 None
2012-06-08 Concussion victims have unique spatial patterns of brain abnormalities that change over time 0 None
2012-06-08 Erivedge drug shows promise against advanced basal cell carcinoma 0 None
2012-06-08 Researchers determine function of series proteins within the mosquito 0 None
2012-06-08 Scientists unravel one important secret of bacterial adaptation 0 None
2012-06-08 Researchers shed light on key biological events that may lead to new disease treatments 0 None
2012-06-08 Lung changes in association with ACPA status are a primary manifestation of RA 0 None
2012-06-08 Study packs powerful one-two punch in the fight against heart failure 0 None
2012-06-08 Nrf2-KEAP1 protein may play a role in diabetic retinopathy 0 None
2012-06-08 Tp53 genetic mutation may play an important role in prostate cancer 0 None
2012-06-08 Scientists uncover origin of Langerhans cells 0 None
2012-06-08 dSarm/Sarm1 gene promotes axon destruction after injury 0 None
2012-06-08 Strand, Trovagene enter MOU to license and validate HPV assay technology 0 None
2012-06-08 Study identifies 29 potential DS biomarker proteins in maternal serum 0 None
2012-06-08 IRCM researchers make important breakthrough in the field of immunology 0 None
2012-06-08 ReproCELL to begin commercialization of human iPS-derived neurons for Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-06-08 Study identifies molecular changes responsible for abnormal cholesterol production and metabolism 0 None
2012-06-08 Scientists create cancer model built in the fruit fly Drosophila 0 3
2012-06-08 Researchers identify brain receptor that appears to play a central role in regulating appetite 0 None
2012-06-08 Scientists discover new function for thrombospondin protein 0 None
2012-06-07 Novartis, Foundation Medicine announce new agreement to offer genomic analysis 0 None
2012-06-07 CDI introduces MyCell Services 0 None
2012-06-07 Paper spotlights unique developmental strategy undertaken by all mammals 0 None
2012-06-07 Targeting stem cells might be more effective in treating vascular disease 0 None
2012-06-07 Study describes how seizures in people with AS could be linked to brain cell activity imbalance 0 None
2012-06-07 New microscopy technique can improve understanding of human tissues, biomaterials 0 None
2012-06-07 New research into cell-damaging effects of Huntington's disease 0 None
2012-06-07 Studies evaluate transplantation potential and success of islet cells derived from pancreatic tissues 0 None
2012-06-07 Study suggests link between fungi and ulcerative colitis 1 4
2012-06-07 Study reviews role of gut microbes in nutrient absorption and energy regulation 0 5
2012-06-07 Plasma levels of tau appear to be a strong predictor for AD 0 None
2012-06-07 Study reveals new information about origin of tumors 0 None
2012-06-07 Omentum appears to play an important role in regulating the immune system 0 5
2012-06-07 Study identifies 5 biomarkers that may predict progression of spinal damage in AS patients 0 None
2012-06-06 Scientists decode genome of main Chagas disease vector 0 None
2012-06-06 New tool helps researchers to better understand Type 2 human diabetes 0 None
2012-06-06 InVitria receives new SBIR grant from NIAID 0 None
2012-06-06 Inflammation instigated by the immune system in ALS can trigger macrophages 0 None
2012-06-06 VGXI, OncoSec partner to produce interleukin-12 plasmid DNA 0 None
2012-06-06 UCSD researchers receive $4M NIMH grant to study accelerated biological aging in schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-06 Transgenomic introduces ICE COLD-PCR mutation detection technology 0 None
2012-06-06 Brain receives information from the ear in a surprisingly orderly fashion 0 2
2012-06-06 SANUWAVE’s ESWT stimulates proliferation of cambium cells for bone generation 0 5
2012-06-06 Study identifies existence of an antitumor molecule that originates within SMYD3 oncogene 0 None
2012-06-06 Brains of anxious girls work much harder than those of boys 0 None
2012-06-06 Nicotinamide riboside can protect against obesity 0 None
2012-06-06 Novel assay accurately detects trisomy 21 or 18 from maternal blood samples 0 None
2012-06-05 T-DM1 better than standard therapy in controlling breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-05 Scientists identify rhythmic brain cell firing patterns in the motor cortex 0 None
2012-06-05 Strong link between functional brain impairment and post-stroke depression 0 None
2012-06-05 Investigational diabetes drug appears to improve insulin sensitivity without side effects 0 None
2012-06-05 Study detects significant changes in the EEG brain activity patterns during chemotherapy 0 None
2012-06-05 Preoperative breast cancer pain involves an inflammatory process 0 None
2012-06-05 Scientists discover neural mechanism for conscious perception 0 None
2012-06-05 Sapio announces availability of Exemplar Biomarker Discovery LIMS 0 None
2012-06-05 Researchers identify predictive biomarker for Parkinson's disease 0 None
2012-06-05 ASS234 molecule inhibits aggregation of the Alzheimer's protein 0 None
2012-06-05 Researchers uncover brain signaling pathway responsible for renal excretory function 0 None
2012-06-05 Researchers uncover cellular basis for age-related breast cancer vulnerability 0 None
2012-06-05 Chatham, Baxter partner to develop and commercialize hemophilia B gene therapy treatment 0 None
2012-06-05 New region on the X chromosome plays a role in migraine 0 None
2012-06-05 Australian medical researchers hope to block Hendra virus in humans 0 None
2012-06-05 Androgen receptor an additional hormonal target in many breast cancers 0 1
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2012-06-04 Variation in microRNAs may explain survival differences in breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-04 Scientists propose new theory of the brain activity behind arm movements 0 None
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2012-06-02 Initial data to construct first whole-brain wiring diagram of vertebrate brain 0 None
2012-06-02 NIH awards $1.9M grant to study genetic control of cell migration 0 None
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2012-06-02 GPR21 inhibitors may hold promise for diabetes 0 None
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2012-06-02 Researchers identify chromosomal make-up of human eggs 0 None
2012-06-02 Modern bioethical dilemmas 0 None
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2012-06-02 Two pharma companies plan international trials into targeted cancer treatments in the UK 0 None
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2012-06-02 Agendia launches ColoPrint microarray-based 18-gene expression signature for colon cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 Study identifies new genetic factor associated with lean diabetes 0 None
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2012-06-02 Scientists discover previously unrecognized signaling network disrupted in lung cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 Breakthrough in nanotechnology could make laboratory tests more sensitive 0 None
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2012-06-01 Promega launches novel luciferase more versatile than current bioluminescent enzyme 0 None
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2012-06-01 Scientists discover genetic basis for CLOVES syndrome 0 None
2012-06-01 Researchers discover binding partner of TDF hormone 0 None
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2012-06-01 Personalized medicine and the Human Genome Project 0 5
2012-06-01 Scientists determine 3-D structure of two circadian rhythm proteins 0 None
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2012-06-01 Scientists discover SL9266 'switch' in the Hepatitis C virus 0 None
2012-06-01 Scientists succeed in solving first structure of a Wnt protein 0 None
2012-06-01 Researchers uncover potential new way to regulate the body's natural immune response 0 None
2012-06-01 Ventana, leading cancer researchers partner to commercialize novel IHC primary antibody 0 None
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2012-06-01 Researchers devise strategy to directly activate natural ‘death’ protein 0 None
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2012-06-01 IU scientists successfully transplant primary kidney cells intravenously to treat renal failure 0 None
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2012-06-01 Einstein receives NIH grant to create new vaccine against TB 0 None
2012-06-01 Illumina launches Nextera XT DNA Sample Preparation Kits 0 None
2012-06-01 ForteBio introduces new biosensor for use on Octet and BLItz instrumentation platforms 0 None
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