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  1. Researchers put mouse embryos in suspended animation

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    ... and even cancer, the authors say. Posted: 2016-11-23 19:34:41 ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  2. Medicare beneficiaries face high out-of-pocket costs for cancer treatment

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Beneficiaries of Medicare who develop cancer and don’t have supplemental health insurance incur out-of-pocket expenditures for their treatments averaging one-quarter of their income with some paying as ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  3. Low-dose chemotherapy regimens could prevent tumor recurrence in types of breast cancer, pancreatic cancer

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    ... Frequent, low-dose chemotherapy regimens avoid this effect and may therefore be more effective at treating certain types of breast and pancreatic cancer, according to a new study. Posted: 2016-11-23 ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  4. Cancer signaling pathway could illuminate new avenue to therapy

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Researchers have better defined a pro-growth signaling pathway common to many cancers that, when blocked, kills cancer cells but leaves healthy cells comparatively unharmed. The study could establish new ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  5. Going beyond genetics yields clues to challenging childhood brain cancer

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Changes in the epigenetics suggest a prognostic marker for childhood ependymomas and similarities with DIPG tumors, report scientists. Posted: 2016-11-23 19:19:48
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  6. Link between surgery and Guillain-Barré syndrome discovered

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Having surgery may be linked to developing Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) for people with cancer or autoimmune disorders, new research suggests. The study showed that 15 percent of those who developed the ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  7. Researchers discover novel mechanism to stop the spread of breast cancer

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Controlling the levels of the TIP60 protein, which is a tumor suppressor, could potentially prevent the spread of breast cancer cells, a team of has found. Posted: 2016-11-23 14:06:59 ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  8. Bright red fluorescent protein created

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    After years of trying, biologists have succeeded in creating an extremely bright red fluorescent protein in the lab. This is good news for researchers, including cancer and stem cell researchers, who use ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  9. New clues in fight against leukemia, other B cell cancers

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Biochemical “cross talk” in an important pathway can be altered so that immune system cells that have turned cancerous can be eliminated, say scientists. Their findings could have future implications for ...
    Thursday, 24 November 2016
  10. Will unanticipated genetic mutations lead to subsequent disease?

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    People carrying a genetic mutation in certain cancer and cardiovascular conditions are at greater risk for those conditions regardless of family history, new research reveals. Posted: 2016-11-10 2 ...
    Sunday, 13 November 2016
  11. Sponge on a string test could replace endoscopies

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    A ‘sponge on a string’ pill test can identify which people with a condition called Barrett’s esophagus have a low risk of developing esophageal cancer - sparing them uncomfortable endoscopies. Posted: ...
    Sunday, 13 November 2016
  12. Catching a tumor in a spider's web

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    After a decade of research, medical researchers have revealed a new designer molecule that inhibits a well-validated cancer driver through the mechanism of amyloid formation. This work demonstrates that ...
    Sunday, 13 November 2016
  13. DNA sequencing determines lymphoma origin, prognosis

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Sequencing tiny bits of DNA circulating in the blood of patients with lymphoma can accurately identify the cancer subtype and pinpoint mutations that might cause drug resistance, according to researchers. ...
    Sunday, 13 November 2016
  14. New treatment strategy could cut Parkinson's disease off at the pass

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    ... and cultured cells suggests that an immunotherapy already in clinical trials as a cancer therapy should also be tested as a way to slow the progress of Parkinson's disease, the researchers say. Posted: ...
    Tuesday, 04 October 2016
  15. Genetic switch for cancer cells' immortality revealed

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Scientists have revealed how a genetic switch involved in the packaging of DNA may be key to a cancer cell’s ability to keep growing. Posted: 2016-09-29 18:23:25 ...
    Tuesday, 04 October 2016
  16. Scientists find lethal vulnerability in treatment-resistant lung cancer

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    A chink has been found in a so-called “undruggable” lung cancer’s armor – and located an existing drug that might provide a treatment. Posted: 2016-09-30 01:52:20 ...
    Tuesday, 04 October 2016
  17. Immediate breast reconstruction reduces psychological impact of mastectomy

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) can avoid some of the psychological effects of undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer, compared to waiting for delayed breast reconstruction (DBR), reports a new ...
    Tuesday, 04 October 2016
  18. How cancer's 'invisibility cloak' works

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Researchers have discovered how cancer cells become invisible to the body's immune system, a crucial step that allows tumors to metastasize and spread throughout the body. Posted: 2016-09-30 19:03 ...
    Tuesday, 04 October 2016
  19. Gene mutations that lead to more aggressive colorectal cancer in African American patients discovered

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Scientists who last year identified new gene mutations unique to colon cancers in African Americans, have now found that tumors with these mutations are highly aggressive and more likely to recur and metastasize. ...
    Sunday, 04 September 2016
  20. Helping doctors manage certain pancreatic lesions more effectively

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    An endoscopic procedure can improve the outlook for patients with a fairly common type of pancreatic lesion that is challenging to manage and that, if left untreated, can progress to cancer, according ...
    Sunday, 04 September 2016
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