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Hypoxia is a condition in which there is a decrease in the oxygen supply to a tissue. In cancer treatment, the level of hypoxia in a tumor may help predict the response of the tumor to the treatment.
Discovery of gene related to p53 called Bnip3L that can also cause cell death

Discovery of gene related to p53 called Bnip3L that can also cause cell death

Timing of radiation and antiangiogenic therapy impacts treatment effectiveness

Timing of radiation and antiangiogenic therapy impacts treatment effectiveness

Controversial theory about how diabetes causes extensive tissue damage

Controversial theory about how diabetes causes extensive tissue damage

Infection plays a larger role than lack of oxygen in premature infants with brain injury

Infection plays a larger role than lack of oxygen in premature infants with brain injury

No change in UK perinatal death rate from infections and prematurity in 20 years

No change in UK perinatal death rate from infections and prematurity in 20 years

Boosting the blood count in conjunction with radiation therapy doesn't improve survival for head and neck cancer patients

Boosting the blood count in conjunction with radiation therapy doesn't improve survival for head and neck cancer patients

Findings have implications for understanding psychiatric and neurological disease that affect the hippocampus

Findings have implications for understanding psychiatric and neurological disease that affect the hippocampus

Significant relationships between laryngopharyngeal reflux and upper airway sensory impairment

Significant relationships between laryngopharyngeal reflux and upper airway sensory impairment

Drug combo may have a greater impact on cancer development

Drug combo may have a greater impact on cancer development

Potential new drug for the treatment of sickle cell disease

Potential new drug for the treatment of sickle cell disease

University of Nottingham research developments could mean new drugs will reach cancer patients more quickly

University of Nottingham research developments could mean new drugs will reach cancer patients more quickly

Researchers to conduct a series of studies on human circulation

Researchers to conduct a series of studies on human circulation

Premature babies grow up to have a portion of the brain smaller than normal

Premature babies grow up to have a portion of the brain smaller than normal

Study to begin to develop patient guidelines for the use of antidepressant medications in pregnancy and following birth

Study to begin to develop patient guidelines for the use of antidepressant medications in pregnancy and following birth

Possible cure for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Possible cure for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

$11 million for lung injury research

$11 million for lung injury research

Taiwan raises SARS level to CODE RED

Taiwan raises SARS level to CODE RED