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Despite failures, chemotherapy still promising against fatal pediatric brain cancer

Despite failures, chemotherapy still promising against fatal pediatric brain cancer

FAIR Health launches website feature to aid shared decision making for palliative care

FAIR Health launches website feature to aid shared decision making for palliative care

Pre-operative immunotherapy can elicit an immune response that shrinks oral cancers

Pre-operative immunotherapy can elicit an immune response that shrinks oral cancers

Investigational drug reduces heartburn severity in patients with refractory GERD

Investigational drug reduces heartburn severity in patients with refractory GERD

Neuronal necrosis occurs much earlier in Alzheimer’s disease progression than previously thought

Neuronal necrosis occurs much earlier in Alzheimer’s disease progression than previously thought

Research uncovers protective role of astrocytes in sporadic motor neuron disease

Research uncovers protective role of astrocytes in sporadic motor neuron disease

Epiglottitis linked to teenager's use of e-cigarettes

Epiglottitis linked to teenager's use of e-cigarettes

No-calorie sweetener may have metabolic effects in some users

No-calorie sweetener may have metabolic effects in some users

Mount Sinai physicians emphasize the importance of early detection, treatment of thyroid disease

Mount Sinai physicians emphasize the importance of early detection, treatment of thyroid disease

Proton therapy has similar cure rates, fewer serious side effects compared with traditional radiation

Proton therapy has similar cure rates, fewer serious side effects compared with traditional radiation

Proton therapy reduces the relative risk of side effects for cancer patients

Proton therapy reduces the relative risk of side effects for cancer patients

Research findings may one day help keep ALS at bay

Research findings may one day help keep ALS at bay

Could high cholesterol lead to motor neuron disease?

Could high cholesterol lead to motor neuron disease?

New wearable monitoring device can benefit people with swallowing disorders

New wearable monitoring device can benefit people with swallowing disorders

Small, thin metal mesh loaded with T cells shrinks tumors in ovarian cancer models

Small, thin metal mesh loaded with T cells shrinks tumors in ovarian cancer models

Scientists identify the origin and evolution of famous concept devised in neurobiology

Scientists identify the origin and evolution of famous concept devised in neurobiology

Magnetic nano-sized disks could restore function for Lou Gehrig’s disease patients

Magnetic nano-sized disks could restore function for Lou Gehrig’s disease patients

Lower life expectancy with intellectual disability

Lower life expectancy with intellectual disability

Researchers discover molecular underpinnings of Alexander disease

Researchers discover molecular underpinnings of Alexander disease

Inhibiting mutant CHIP protein activity could decrease severity of ataxia disease symptoms

Inhibiting mutant CHIP protein activity could decrease severity of ataxia disease symptoms