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Medicine, Media & Patients: A New Professional Language

Panel to Convene at Annual Medical conference at NIAF
31-Oct-2019 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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SHRO Founder Presented with Career Award and Appointed Chair of Italian Cancer Association FONICAP

Sbarro Health Research Organization founder and Director, Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D., has been recognized with a career award "for the great contributions he has made and which he will continue to make to science, medicine and research.
21-Oct-2019 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Treatment for Incurable Breast Cancer, Melanoma Improved by Adding Local Anesthetics

Results suggest that the combined treatment can lower the effective chemotherapy dosage, reduce side effects, improve tumor cell apoptosis, and reduce tumor cell migration.
2-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Untreatable Olive Tree Disease Can Be Contained, But Must Be Better Monitored, says SHRO Researcher

Xylella fastidiosa, subsp. pauca is a bacterial pathogen currently devastating the olive orchards in Southern Italy (Apulia). Due to the epidemic, local production of olive oil has dropped by 90%, olive mills are shut down, the regional economy is...
12-Aug-2019 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Genetic Profiling and Personalized Training: Study Published in Collaboration between U.S. Researchers and the Medical Staff of the SSC Napoli

9-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Oncolytic Viruses Against Mesothelioma: A Possible Weapon to Shrink Cancer and Boost the Antitumoral Immune Response

9-Jul-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Regulation of Cancer Promoting Molecule EphB4 Offers Potential Treatment Target for Mesothelioma, Other Cancers

5-Jul-2019 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Natural Therapeutic Agent to Fight Diabetic Nephropathy

The extract successfully restored the blood glucose levels, body weight, and normalized oxidative stress on renal function in a test group of Zucker diabetic fatty rats.
14-Jun-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Understanding Cancer Heterogeneity Could Further Reduce Chemo Use, Says Expert

6-Jun-2018 11:35 AM EDT

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.


  • Antonio Giordano


    Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Genetics, biomolecular chemistry, Oncology


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