Researchers have found a common link between muscle weakness in alcoholics and mitochondrial disease: mitochondria that are unable to self-repair. The research could lead to both a new diagnostics for mitochondrial disease and a new drug target.
4/15/2014 8:40 AM EDT
A certain class of antibiotics prompts cells to produce low levels of novel self proteins that could trigger an autoimmune disease.
3/27/2014 10:00 AM EDT
A derivative of vitamin A, known as retinoic acid, found abundantly in sweet potato and carrots, helps turn pre-cancer cells back to normal healthy breast cells, which may help explain why some clinical studies have been unable to see a benefit of...
3/31/2014 8:40 AM EDT
Combining radiation with immnotherapy can boost cancer killing. Now a team from Thomas Jefferson University has shown that the boost works best when the therapies are sequenced correctly.
3/19/2014 3:00 PM EDT
Genomic testing that determines the molecular subtype of a woman’s breast cancer provides a more precise prognosis and valuable guidance about the most effective avenue of treatment.
12/3/2013 12:55 PM EST
A drug now used to treat a type of lymphoma has shown surprising benefit in preclinical studies of inflammatory breast cancer
12/10/2013 3:00 PM EST
Occupational therapy helps children with autism improve their ability to perform everyday better than standard behavioral therapy.
11/25/2013 9:15 AM EST
Thomas Jefferson University is developing a single dose rabies and contraceptive vaccine to reduce the infection's human mortality rates worldwide as part of their Grand Challenges Explorations award, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates...
11/20/2013 11:55 AM EST
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10/31/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Experts Available to Comment on Lung Cancer Screening and Diagnosis, Pulmonary Fibrosis
Experts from the Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital are available to comment on issues related to lung cancer screening and diagnosis, and development of pulmonary fibrosis, specifically at the...
5/21/2013 9:00 AM EDT
Rothman Institute Orthopedic Experts Available on Research & Practice in Sports Medicine, Hip, Knee, Spine, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery & More
3/18/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Top Pancreatic Cancer Specialist Available (Actress Bonnie Franklin Died on March 1, 2013 of Pancreatic Cancer)
3/1/2013 2:35 PM EST
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