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Article ID: 708100

Combination of T Cell Therapy and Targeted Therapy as a Novel Strategy for Therapy-resistant Melanoma with Mutations in the BRAF Gene

Wistar Institute

Collaborative research by The Wistar Institute and Moffitt Cancer Center has demonstrated that BRAF targeted therapies render resistant melanoma more sensitive to the attack of killer T cells.

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14-Feb-2019 10:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708028

SAVE THE DATE: American Neurological Association announces key science to be presented at 144th Annual Meeting October 13-15, 2019 in St. Louis

American Neurological Association (ANA)

The American Neurological Association (ANA), the professional organization representing the nation’s top academic neurologists and neuroscientists, has announced the key areas of science to be explored at its 144th Annual Meeting, October 13-15, 2019 at the Marriott St. Louis Grand.

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14-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708090

Moffitt Researchers Characterize Mechanism of Action of CAR T Cells

Moffitt Cancer Center

Despite progress being made, scientists have not been completely certain of how CAR T cells function mechanistically. A team of Moffitt Cancer Center researchers addressed this uncertainty and characterized the mechanism of action of these new agents in a new article published this week in Science Signaling.

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14-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708066

Genetic Variations in a Fourth Gene Linked to Elevated Leukemia Risk in Hispanic Children

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists have completed one of the largest studies yet designed to advance understanding of why Hispanic children are more likely to develop leukemia and less likely to survive

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14-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708080

Triplets born early use lullaby-playing pacifier as part of a study aimed to help premature babies develop, feed

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences

Music therapists at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital worked with a family with triplets to test whether a pacifier device playing a lullaby recorded by parents helps premature babies learn skills vital to feeding

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14-Feb-2019 8:45 AM EST
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Article ID: 707933

Clever trick enables Salmonella to infect humans

Utrecht University

Researchers at Utrecht University have demonstrated how the pathogenic Salmonella bacteria takes advantage of one of the body's defence mechanisms in order to invade cells.

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12-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708076

“They made me feel like a person”: Palliative care counseling changes lives for patients, families

University of Alabama at Birmingham

The psychosocial care team helps patients and their caregivers and family members address issues including managing distress, depression, anxiety or post-traumatic stress associated with diagnoses and treatments. The team also helps patients and caregivers to feel less overwhelmed and more in control, as well as improving self-care and communication with loved ones and their health care providers.

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14-Feb-2019 6:45 AM EST
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Article ID: 708086

To Tool or Not to Tool?

University of Vienna

Flexible tool use is closely associated to higher mental processes such as the ability to plan actions. Now a group of cognitive biologists and comparative psychologists from the University of Vienna, the University of St Andrews and the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna that included Isabelle Laumer and Josep Call, has studied tool related decision-making in a non-human primate species – the orangutan.

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14-Feb-2019 6:05 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 707754

The Ways of Wisdom in Schizophrenia

University of California San Diego Health

Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine report that persons with schizophrenia scored lower on a wisdom assessment than non-psychiatric comparison participants, but that there was considerable variability in levels of wisdom, and those with higher scores displayed fewer psychotic symptoms.

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7-Feb-2019 4:50 PM EST
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Article ID: 708082

Mayo Clinic的研究人员开发出肾结石预测工具

Mayo Clinic

肾结石是一种常见且痛苦的疾病,许多患者都会经历反复发作。大多数患者在初次排石后想知道未来再次发作的可能性,但这并不容易预测。现在,Mayo Clinic的研究人员通过一个在线预测工具来跟踪肾结石形成者的常见特征,以帮助患者预测未来是否会再次发作。该研究成果发表在 Mayo Clinic Proceedings上。

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13-Feb-2019 6:05 PM EST

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