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Researchers Investigate Link between LncRNA MORT (ZNF667-AS1) and Gynecological Cancer

Long non‑coding RNAs (lncRNAs) play a critical role in tumorigenesis.
22-Jul-2021 12:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Polo Tecnologico Piemontese opens in Candiolo (Turin)

The Polo Tecnologico Piemontese (PTP) is born in Candiolo (Turin), a hub of innovative companies that will host avant-garde technological companies and research institutes dedicated to medicine and which sees the HBW Group * as the leader.
13-Jul-2021 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Explore Potential Biomarker for Rare Gynecological Cancers in Long Non-Coding RNAs

Long Non-Codign RNAs (lncRNAs) are detectable in body fluids, such as the blood, saliva, and urine, and are therefore emerging as a novel method for cancer diagnosis, but few studies have explored the link between lncRNAs and choriocarcinoma (CC), a...
24-Jun-2021 10:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Medicine in Eye Drops Needs a Disguise to Sneak Past Your Tears

Scientists use engineered protein coating that binds to receptors on the surface of corneal cells to improve drug uptake.
16-Jun-2021 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Inflammation and Procalcitonin Predict Success, or Not, of Lung Cancer Treatment

In patients with non-small cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC), the presence of either high chronic inflammation, or procalcitonin levels in the blood as a response to bacterial infection, both predict a poor response to treatment with immune checkpoint...
27-May-2021 11:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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SHRO’s Giordano Meets with Speaker Pelosi at Italian Embassy in Washington

At the prestigious setting of Villa Firenze, the Italian Embassy in Washington, DC, on the occasion of a farewell party for outgoing Ambassador Armando Varricchio, Professor Antonio Giordano was in attendance among the many high-ranking government...
20-May-2021 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Call for More Transparency from Russia’s Sputnik COVID Vaccine

Inconsistencies, potential problems, and lack of access give researchers cause for concern's about the secretive development process.
18-May-2021 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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

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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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