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Article ID: 708136

Immunotherapy Combination Generates Responses Against Castration-Resistant Metastatic Prostate Cancer

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Some patients with metastatic prostate cancer respond to a combination of immune checkpoint inhibitors after hormonal therapy and chemotherapy have failed, according to early results from a clinical trial led by investigators at MD Anderson

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14-Feb-2019 4:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708133

Immune Profiling: A New Opportunity for Drug Development

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Collectively, assessing a snapshot of a person’s unique state of immune health is called immune profiling, which can entail identifying immune-cell-associated genes and proteins, as well as the cell types themselves.

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14-Feb-2019 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708132

Men’s Porn Habits Could Fuel Partners’ Eating Disorders, Study Suggests

Ohio State University

A woman whose boyfriend or husband regularly watches pornography is more likely to report symptoms of an eating disorder, new research suggests. In addition to finding an association between a partner’s porn habits and eating disorder symptoms, the research also found a higher incidence of those symptoms in women who said they feel pressure from their boyfriends or husbands to be thin.

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14-Feb-2019 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708127

When Research Participation Pays, Some People Lie, Penn Study Suggests

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Offering compensation can be an important tactic to attract potential participants for enrollment in research studies, but it might come at a cost. A new study conducted by researchers in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found that up to 23 percent of respondents lied about their eligibility to participate in a survey when offered payment, even small amounts.

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14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708123

Can we repair the brain? The promise of stem cell technologies for treating parkinson's disease

IOS Press

Cell replacement may play an increasing role in alleviating the motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD) in future. Writing in a special supplement to the Journal of Parkinson's Disease, experts describe how newly developed stem cell technologies could be used to treat the disease and discuss the great promise, as well as the significant challenges, of stem cell treatment.

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14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST

Article ID: 708119

Neural processing with trauma and adversity interact to increase core symptom of PTSD

Elsevier

Lifetime adversity and increased neural processing during a traumatic event combine to increase the frequency of intrusive traumatic memories and the distress they cause, according to a new study in Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.

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14-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708117

UChicago Medicine re-certified for high-quality cancer care from largest oncology society in United States

University of Chicago Medical Center

The University of Chicago Medicine has received re-certification by the QOPI Certification Program LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc.

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14-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST

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