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Researchers grow mouth lining into pieces of bio-bandage

Researchers grow mouth lining into pieces of bio-bandage

Mechanical loading through exercise builds bone strength

Mechanical loading through exercise builds bone strength

Radiation therapy and tamoxifen helps prevent cancer returning

Radiation therapy and tamoxifen helps prevent cancer returning

Radiation either before or after chemotherapy and surgery just as effective for treating lung cancer

Radiation either before or after chemotherapy and surgery just as effective for treating lung cancer

What is wavefront lasik eye surgery?

What is wavefront lasik eye surgery?

Researchers to develop dietary agents to reduce risk of cataracts for astronauts

Researchers to develop dietary agents to reduce risk of cataracts for astronauts

Researchers discover new mechanism responsible for blood vessel tumors that cause facial deformities

Researchers discover new mechanism responsible for blood vessel tumors that cause facial deformities

Researchers investigate whether tiny polyester cords can stop potentially dangerous sleep apnea

Researchers investigate whether tiny polyester cords can stop potentially dangerous sleep apnea

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

Sibling history is a better predictor of coronary heart disease than parental history or traditional risk factor scoring

Sibling history is a better predictor of coronary heart disease than parental history or traditional risk factor scoring

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Shorter courses of chemotherapy for children with Wilms’ tumour most beneficial

Shorter courses of chemotherapy for children with Wilms’ tumour most beneficial

History of smoking affects survival in patients with cancer of the head and neck

History of smoking affects survival in patients with cancer of the head and neck

Drug-resistant bacteria increasingly causing infections in healthy people

Drug-resistant bacteria increasingly causing infections in healthy people

Mortality rate from injuries, such as falls, drowning and fires, increased three-fold since 1960 in the Philippines

Mortality rate from injuries, such as falls, drowning and fires, increased three-fold since 1960 in the Philippines

Cancer vaccine based on listeria bacteria shows promise

Cancer vaccine based on listeria bacteria shows promise

Mouse study suggests that survivors of severe heart attacks may have problems learning certain tasks

Mouse study suggests that survivors of severe heart attacks may have problems learning certain tasks

IBM and Cleveland Clinic to develop a translational medicine platform to support genetic research

IBM and Cleveland Clinic to develop a translational medicine platform to support genetic research

New tool that cools the body from the inside out, rather than from the outside in

New tool that cools the body from the inside out, rather than from the outside in

Brand-conscious customers necessitate robust supply chain management in custom procedure tray markets

Brand-conscious customers necessitate robust supply chain management in custom procedure tray markets