It turns out that in the rush to invent new drugs to treat cancers, scientists may have overlooked some obvious possibilities of existing drugs currently being used for other diseases. A new study says that therapies for diabetes, inflammation and alcoholism, and even for dog arthritis, can also result in the successful killing of cancer cells in culture.
Abdominal obesity linked to risk of recurrent heart attacks
Liver mesenchymal stromal cells could be a better option for many therapeutic applications
Medicinal cannabis may not alleviate sleep problems over the long term
Research suggests new approach to reducing the risk of sudden death in heart failure
Certain enzymes implicated in diseases like cancer also destroy each other
Novel drug inhibits liver damage, obesity and glucose intolerance in mice fed with high-fat diet
Using the Coralberry to Treat Eye Cancer
Is Red Wine Good for the Body?
What is Hereditary Persistence of Fetal Hemoglobin?
Characterization of hiPSC-Derived Atrial Cardiomyocytes
Monitoring the Environment for Pharmaceutical Storage
Using the Bowie Dick Test for Routine Autoclave Inspections
What Role does X-Ray Diffraction have in Drug Analysis?
What is Time-Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy?
What is Point Accumulation for Imaging in Nanoscale Topography (PAINT)?
Progress towards a cure for HIV has been the holy grail for HIV researchers since bursting into the public consciousness in 1981.
Painsomnia is experienced by anyone with a chronic pain causing them to lose sleep, which in turn lowers their tolerance to pain.
The vast majority of pollution-related deaths are linked to fine particles less than 2.5 millionths of a metre (known as PM2.5).
News-Medical speak to Sarah Locknar, Ph.D, about how optical filters are being used to improve microscopic analysis within the field of neuroscience.
Shannon Cornett, Ph.D.
An interview with Shannon Cornett Ph.D, discussing the use of MALDI-guided spatial molecular analysis for biomarker discovery.
Ariel Louwrier, Ph.D.
Ariel Louwrier discusses the development of pre-formed tau and alpha-synuclein fibrils for research into Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
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