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Researchers discover how protein can inhibit cancer development in mice

Researchers discover how protein can inhibit cancer development in mice

Researchers discover how protein can inhibit cancer development in mice Researchers discover how protein can inhibit cancer development in mice The researchers’ illustration of PP2A binding to ADAM17 whcich cleaves other proteins such as the growth factor EGF which again binds the receptor EGFR and stimulates cell growth. Credit: The …

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    Researchers discover biomarkers of ALS in teeth

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    Researchers discover biomarkers of ALS in teeth Researchers discover biomarkers of ALS in teeth Credit: CC0 Public Domain Mount Sinai scientists have identified biological markers present in childhood that relate to the degenerative and often fatal neurological disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, …

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      Scientists discover ‘immune scars’ on patients with lung infections

      Studies show that the body

      Scientists discover ‘immune scars’ on patients with lung infections Scientists discover ‘immune scars’ on patients with lung infections Studies show that the body’s immune response is temporarily switched off after some severe infections Patients recovering from severe lung infections develop “immunological scars” that stifle their body’s immune response and heighten …

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        Researchers discover how HIV hides from treatment

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        Researchers discover how HIV hides from treatment Researchers discover how HIV hides from treatment HIV (yellow) infecting a human immune cell. Credit: Seth Pincus, Elizabeth Fischer and Austin Athman, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health Even after successful antiretroviral therapy, HIV can hide dormant in …

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          Scientists discover new targets for preventing damage from viral infections

          University of Toledo scientists discover new targets for preventing damage from viral infections

          Scientists discover new targets for preventing damage from viral infections Scientists discover new targets for preventing damage from viral infections Dr. Malathi Krishnamurthy, associate professor in The University of Toledo Department of Biological Sciences. Credit: Daniel Miller, The University of Toledo When the body faces stressful conditions such as high …

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            Researchers discover new hereditary form of cold-induced urticarial rash

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            Researchers discover new hereditary form of cold-induced urticarial rash Researchers discover new hereditary form of cold-induced urticarial rash Credit: CC0 Public Domain Skin rash combined with head and joint pain are the symptoms that patients with familial (hereditary) cold urticaria develop when exposed to temperatures below 15 °C. Researchers from …

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              Researchers discover a key to the survival of dormant breast cancer cells

              Researchers discover a key to the survival of dormant breast cancer cells

              Researchers discover a key to the survival of dormant breast cancer cells Researchers discover a key to the survival of dormant breast cancer cells Mitochondria (red) are increased in ER+ breast tumor cells following estrogen deprivation-induced dormancy. Blue signal indicates cell nuclei. Credit: Riley A. Hampsch, PhD Most breast cancers …

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