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Therapy Animals and a Review of the Risk for Zoonotic Transmission

Animal-Assisted interventions (AAI) are implemented in hospitals and rehabilitation centers to produce many advantages for the patients but could expose them to pathogens transmission, a process known as zoonosis.
22-May-2023 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Target Commonly Mutated or Deleted Gene in Gynecological Cancers

A gene regulating the F-Box and WD Repeat Domain Containing 7 (FBXW7) protein is frequently mutated or deleted in various types of human cancer, including gynecological cancers.
18-May-2023 8:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D. Honored with da Vinci Award by the Italian Heritage and Culture Committee of New York

Members of the Board of Directors of the Italian Heritage and Culture Committee-NY, Inc. (IHCC-NY) honored Dr. Antonio Giordano, Founder and Director of the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO) on April 24, 2023, with its coveted Leonardo da...
27-Apr-2023 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Review Reveals the Critical Role of Progranulin in Cancer

A recent review paper published in the journal Cancers highlights the important role of the growth factor progranulin in the initiation and progression of cancer.
30-Mar-2023 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Top US and Italian Researchers Unite for Cutting-Edge Conference on Medicine, Science, and Technology Hosted by SHRO

The Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO), led by Prof. Antonio Giordano, in collaboration with the Texas Scientific Italian Community (TSIC), led by Prof. Andrea Giuffrida, will present the XVII Conference of Italian Researchers in the World...
29-Mar-2023 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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SHRO's Giordano to Speak at Virtual Workshop on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine

Artificial Intelligence and NGS Integrated into the Next Generation Tissue Microarrays (TMA) Workshop
6-Mar-2023 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Cancer: In Italy every year over 8000 patients candidate for liquid biopsy

SHRO Founder Antonio Giordano contributes to a new publication on the use of liquid biopsy to assess the treatment response and find mutations that confer resistance to cancer therapies.
21-Feb-2023 10:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Malfunctioning Mitochondria at the Heart of Many Cardiovascular Diseases

Many cardiovascular diseases, such as atherosclerosis, or ‘hardening of the arteries,’ correlate to mitochondrial dysfunction and endothelial impairment in the tissues of the heart and blood vessels.
23-Jan-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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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

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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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