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Biomarker Could Help Diagnosis Schizophrenia at an Early Age

Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys have discovered how levels of a protein could be used in the future as a blood-based diagnostic aid for schizophrenia.
26-Jul-2021 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Study Finds Promising Therapeutic Target for Colitis

An international research group, led by Jamey Marth, Ph.D., a professor at Sanford Burnham Prebys, has shown that the Neuraminidase 3 (Neu3) enzyme is responsible for the onset and progression of colitis—a chronic digestive disease caused by...
15-Jul-2021 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Carl F. Ware receives ICIS Honorary Lifetime Membership Award

Carl F. Ware, Ph.D., director of the Inflammatory Diseases Center at Sanford Burhnam Prebys, has received the 2021 International Cytokine & Interferon Society Honorary Lifetime Membership Award.
28-Jun-2021 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Dig Deeper into How Cells Transport their Waste for Recycling

Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys have gained a deeper insight into the intricacies of autophagy, the process in which cells degrade and recycle cellular components.
15-Jun-2021 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sanford Burnham Prebys and other top U.S. cancer centers call for urgent action to get cancer-preventing HPV vaccination back on track

Sanford Burnham Prebys has joined doctors & scientists across America at National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers & other organizations to issue a joint statement urging the nation’s physicians, parents & young adults to get the...
20-May-2021 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tumor marker may help overcome endocrine treatment-resistant breast cancer

A study led by scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute has identified a tumor marker that may be used to predict which breast cancer patients will experience resistance to endocrine therapy. The research offers a new...
19-May-2021 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Victoria Blaho receives prestigious Lina M. Obeid Award

Victoria Blaho, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Immunity and Pathogenesis Program at Sanford Burnham Prebys, has received the first-ever Lina M. Obeid Award for her promising research on the biology of sphingolipids. The award honors Obeid, a...
22-Apr-2021 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19: Scientists identify human genes that fight infection

Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys have identified a set of human genes that fight SARS-CoV-2 infection, the virus that causes COVID-19. Knowing which genes help control viral infection can greatly assist researchers’ understanding of factors...
16-Apr-2021 1:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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