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How Does Prostate Cancer Form?

The cause of prostate cancer may be linked to Parkinson’s disease through a common enzyme family called sirtuins.
11-Dec-2014 1:15 PM EST

Unpacking Brain Damage in ALS

Researchers gain new insight into how motor neurons in the brain die during ALS
12-Dec-2014 12:00 PM EST

HIV Drug Blocks Bone Metastases in Prostate Cancer

The receptor CCR5, targeted by HIV drugs, is also key in driving prostate cancer metastases, suggesting that blocking this molecule could slow prostate cancer spread
24-Nov-2014 8:55 AM EST

New Approach for Treating ALS

Blocking molecules involved in ALS-drug resistance may improve how well ALS therapeutics work, suggesting that re-evaluation of drugs that appeared to have failed might be appropriate
18-Nov-2014 8:00 AM EST

Fat a Culprit in Fibrotic Lung Damage

Researchers debate whether the lung tissue in pulmonary fibrosis is directly damaged, or whether immune cells initiate the scarring process – an important distinction when trying to find new ways to battle the disease. Now research shows that both...
17-Nov-2014 10:05 AM EST

Killing Cancer by Protecting Normal Cells

An anti-cancer drug protects normal cells from radiation damage and increases the effectiveness of radiation therapy in prostate cancer models
10-Nov-2014 8:00 AM EST

Novel Cancer Vaccine Approach for Brain Tumors

Researchers unravel the mechanisms behind a novel cancer vaccine for brain tumors, paving the way for further development
10-Nov-2014 8:25 AM EST

Hormone Loss Could Be Involved in Colon Cancer

Like diabetes, colon cancer may be caused in part by the loss of one hormone, suggesting hormone replacement therapy could stall cancer formation.
6-Oct-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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