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Cardiomyopathy Mutation Reduces Heart’s Ability to Vary Pumping Force, Study Reveals

Researchers from Washington State University have discovered how a genetic mutation linked to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy disrupts the heart’s normal function. The study, which will be published May 18 in the Journal of General Physiology, reveals...
14-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Single Surface Protein Boosts Multiple Oncogenic Pathways in Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Study Reveals

Researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York have discovered that a signaling protein elevated in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) plays a much wider role in the disease than previously thought. The study, which...
14-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Cell Type Switch Helps Colon Cancer Evade Treatment, Study Suggests

Researchers in Germany have discovered that colon cancers are often resistant to existing drug treatments because they are composed of two different cell types that can replace each other when one cell type is killed. The study, which will be...
9-May-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Amplification of Key Cellular Organizer May Initiate Cancer, Study Suggests

Cells begin to accumulate centrosomes—organelles that play a vital role during cell division—before they transform into cancer cells, according to a new study of patients with Barrett’s esophagus condition, which is associated with esophageal...
2-May-2018 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Osteoporosis Drug Could Be Used to Treat Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer, Researchers Say

Researchers in China have discovered that an enzyme called UGT8 drives the progression of basal-like breast cancer, an aggressive form of the disease that is largely untreatable. But the study, which will be published May 4 in the Journal of...
30-Apr-2018 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Multiple Sclerosis Drug Could Reduce Painful Side Effects of Common Cancer Treatment, Researchers Suggest

Researchers from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine have discovered why many multiple myeloma patients experience severe pain when treated with the anticancer drug bortezomib. The study, which will be published April 27 in the Journal of...
23-Apr-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Not-for-Profit Publishers Partner to Launch New Research Journal Life Science Alliance

Rockefeller University Press, EMBO Press, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press today announced the launch of Life Science Alliance, a new global, open access, editorially independent, peer-reviewed journal committed to rapid, fair and transparent...
3-Apr-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Researchers Identify New Drugs That Could Help Prevent Hearing Loss

Researchers from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have discovered that inhibiting an enzyme called cyclin-dependent kinase 2 (CDK2) protects mice and rats from noise- or drug-induced hearing loss. The study, which will be published March 7 in...
28-Feb-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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