Sanford-Burnham researchers discover that the interaction between two proteins called BCAR1 and BCAR3 is responsible for resistance to antiestrogen drugs, paving the way for improved diagnostic and treatment strategies.
– Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute|4/18/2014 1:00 PM EDT
Scientists using the atom smasher at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have observed a phase transition different than the smooth transition of the early universe from the hot “soup” of subatomic particles to the atoms, made up of neutrons, protons and electrons that are the building blocks of matter.
– University of Illinois at Chicago|4/18/2014 11:00 AM EDT
The Internet bug "Heartbleed" was a stark reminder of how vulnerable our information is on the web, but also a sign that future job growth is rooted in securing that information. Higher education plays a significant role in helping fill these jobs.
– University of Arkansas at Little Rock|4/18/2014 11:00 AM EDT
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– Voices for Healthy Kids|4/18/2014 10:00 AM EDT
The biggest impediments to widespread adoption of green construction practices are the cost — either real or imagined — and a lack of understanding about what can be done, according to attendees at the New York State Green Building Conference.
– SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry|4/18/2014 9:30 AM EDT
The alcohol question: What caregivers don’t know or don't ask could hurt aging baby boomers
– Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing|4/18/2014 7:00 AM EDT
Men who show signs of chronic inflammation in non-cancerous prostate tissue may have nearly twice the risk of actually having prostate cancer than those with no inflammation, according to results of a new study led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.
– Johns Hopkins Medicine|4/18/2014 12:05 AM EDT
The presence of chronic inflammation in benign prostate tissue was associated with high-grade, or aggressive, prostate cancer, and this association was found even in those with low prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.
– American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)|4/18/2014 12:05 AM EDT
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