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Like Asbestos, Do Carbon Nanotubes Have Potential Health Risks?

A new study examines the recent literature on carbon nanotubes toxicity highlighting their strong inflammatory potential for the respiratory system.
5-Apr-2021 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cancer Experts Call for Reform of Clinical Trials, with an Emphasis on Independent Studies

A recently published paper addresses the threat posed by overstating the significance of inconclusive studies to the public by both the media and the scientific community itself.
22-Mar-2021 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SHRO Professor to Discuss Russia's COVID-19 Vaccine in Virtual Event with Columbia University Harriman Institute

The panel of experts will discuss recent trials that have demonstrated efficacy for the vaccine, despite an early release in August 2020 which was met with skepticism by the international community.
24-Feb-2021 5:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

International Research Collaboration to Address Delayed Diagnosis of Rare Gynecological Cancers

Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO) Founder and Director, Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D., has recently published a landmark paper in collaboration with another 28 co-authors hailing from 14 different countries, as part of the GYNOCARE COST...
19-Feb-2021 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Getting Basic Research from the Lab to Independent Clinical Trials, Especially in Rare Cancers Like Mesothelioma

On the 18th and 19th of February, Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO) Founder and Director, Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D., will host an online medical conference titled, “Why do we need independent research in oncology?”
11-Feb-2021 8:35 AM EST Add to Favorites

SHRO Founder Leads Search for Fauci Fellows

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is now accepting applications for the inaugural class of Fauci Fellowships, created in recognition of Dr. Anthony S. Fauci’s contributions to humanity and the medical and scientific community.
10-Feb-2021 10:25 AM EST Add to Favorites

Olive Leaf Extract Inhibits Breast and Ovarian Cancer Cell Growth and Cell Cycle Progression, Increasing Apoptosis of Tumor Cells

Breast and ovarian cancer are two of the deadliest malignancies among women worldwide.
29-Dec-2020 4:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

No Evidence Pets Play a Role in Spread of COVID to Humans

The emergence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003 and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in 2012, caused by SARS-CoVand MERS-CoV, respectively, demonstrated the zoonotic potential of coronaviruses.
29-Dec-2020 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Precision Medicine and the Anti-Cancer Properties of Foods like Green Tea, SHRO Founder Comments

2-Mar-2021 8:15 AM EST

"We've got to get our act together" on public health measures to combat COVID, says Fauci

3-Nov-2020 2:35 PM EST

‘Genetic Shield’ May Explain Lower COVID Mortality in Southern Italy Compared to North

4-Jun-2020 9:55 AM EDT

Coronavirus: concern and precaution ok, but panic and hysteria unjustified, says expert

COVID-19 is similar in symptoms to the seasonal flu, but to recognize it there is a different procedure and we have to act accordingly
6-Mar-2020 8:20 AM EST

Cancer DNA Sequencing Has Potential, but Not a Magic Bullet, Says Expert

16-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST

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Thorough Genotyping and Repurposed Drugs Key to Treating Small-Cell Lung Cancer, says Cancer Expert

Cancer expert Antonio Giordano, MD, PhD, Director of the Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine at Temple University, describes the recent progress and future possibilities of treating SCLC.
13-Apr-2017 7:05 AM EDT

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Every Diagnosis of Cancer Should Come with One of These, Says Cancer Expert

“Every cancer diagnosis should come with a referral to genetic counseling,” says cancer expert Dr. Antonio Giordano, President of the Sbarro Health Research Organization at Temple University.
8-Feb-2017 10:30 AM EST

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Sbarro Health Research Organization conducts research in cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on the campus of Temple University, our programs train young scientists from around the globe.



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