Health News

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
The blood test procedure used on newborn infants for 40 years is finding a second life in the search for new lifesaving medications, according to an article in the current edition of Chemical and Engi
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
A team of scientists at The Scripps Research Institute and the University of Virginia has determined the structure of the protein package that delivers the genetic material of the human immunodeficien
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers investigating a genetic mutation in brain cancer and leukemia patients have discovered how one cancer metabolite battles another normal metabolite to contribute cancer development. Helping
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
C. elegans model shows how RAS oncogene switching determines a cell's fate. Despite advances in genetic science showing that the Ras oncogene is mutated in virtually all pancreatic cancers, scientists
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
Gene mutated in one in three patients with common form of renal cancer. identified a gene that is mutated in one in three patients with the most common form of renal cancer. The gene called PBRM1
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 00:00
Bone marrow-derived cells create niche to harbor cancer stem cells; New therapies could target the niche to kill the stem cells