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Breast cancer ‘ecosystem’ reveals possible new targets for treatment

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Breast cancer ‘ecosystem’ reveals possible new targets for treatment Breast cancer ‘ecosystem’ reveals possible new targets for treatment Microscopy image of a new subtype of cells, discovered within triple negative breast cancer by Garvan researchers. Credit: Sunny Wu Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have uncovered four new …

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    Researchers find promising new treatment approach for multiple sclerosis

    Researchers find promising new treatment approach for multiple sclerosis

    Researchers find promising new treatment approach for multiple sclerosis Researchers find promising new treatment approach for multiple sclerosis Anti-Reelin is a therapeutic approach that selectively targets the vascular barrier, blocking infiltration of inflammatory cells, demyelination and, consequently, paralysis. Credit: UT Southwestern Medical Center In an animal model of multiple sclerosis …

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      Lab-created molecule achieves positive results in the treatment of arthritis

      Lab-created molecule achieves positive results in the treatment of arthritis

      Lab-created molecule achieves positive results in the treatment of arthritis Lab-created molecule achieves positive results in the treatment of arthritis Arthritic mouse paw treated with TPPU (left) and untreated paw of another arthritic mouse. The substance decreased the area affected, reduced local swelling, and assuaged the pain associated with the …

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        Malaria discovery could expedite antiviral treatment for COVID-19

        Malaria discovery could expedite antiviral treatment for COVID-19

        Malaria discovery could expedite antiviral treatment for COVID-19 Malaria discovery could expedite antiviral treatment for COVID-19 Antibody array data showing activation of kinases in human red blood cells infected with the malaria parasite. Credit: RMIT University The study, conducted by an international team and led by RMIT University’s Professor Christian …

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          New treatment targets found for blinding retinal disease

          New treatment targets found for blinding retinal disease

          New treatment targets found for blinding retinal disease New treatment targets found for blinding retinal disease A confocal image of pathological angiogenesis. Credit: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University When the eye isn’t getting enough oxygen in the face of common conditions like premature birth or diabetes, it sets …

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            Research highlights link between genotype and treatment effectiveness

            Alport Syndrome: Research highlights link between genotype and treatment effectiveness

            Research highlights link between genotype and treatment effectiveness Research highlights link between genotype and treatment effectiveness Figure 1. Genotype-phenotype correlation for renal survival in Alport syndrome. Credit: Kobe University A large-scale analysis of the clinical characteristics of Alport syndrome in Japanese patients has revealed that the effectiveness of existing treatment …

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              Pulmonary fibrosis treatment shows proof of principle

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              Pulmonary fibrosis treatment shows proof of principle Pulmonary fibrosis treatment shows proof of principle Credit: CC0 Public Domain A pre-clinical study led by scientists at Cincinnati Children’s demonstrates that in mice the drug barasertib reverses the activation of fibroblasts that cause dangerous scar tissue to build up in the lungs …

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