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Mutant KRAS and p53 cooperate to drive pancreatic cancer metastasis

MD Anderson Cancer Center | 04-10-2021

Preclinical research identifies a new pancreatic cancer therapeutic target downstream of frequently mutated KRAS and p53 genes. …

Interleukin-33 involved in SARS-CoV-2 immunity

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft | 04-09-2021

New study links the production of cytokine interleukin 33 to SARS-CoV-2 immunity, which could have implications for future COVID-19 therapies. …

Tick-borne encephalitis may be treatable

Rockefeller University | 04-09-2021

Study describes antibodies capable of neutralizing the virus responsible for tick-borne encephalitis, which will enable the development of better vaccines and antibody therapies. …

Metabolic changes in fat tissue in obesity associated with adverse health effects

University of Helsinki | 04-09-2021

Researchers found that obesity reduces mitochondrial gene expression and metabolism in fat tissue, leading to adverse health effects. …

Cancer-killing virus therapy shows promise against inoperable skin cancers

NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine | 04-09-2021

Early results show that a new combination of oncolytic virus and immunotherapy is safe and effective against advanced skin cancer in patients with inoperable tumors. …

COVID-19 causes unexpected cellular response in the lungs

Purdue University | 04-08-2021

A biochemical pathway, known as the immune complement system, is unexpectedly triggered in lung cells by SARS-CoV-2, which might explain why COVID-19 is so difficult to treat. …

Mitochondrial DNA mutations could have profound impact on survival for colorectal cancer patients

Cancer Research UK | 04-08-2021

Colorectal cancer patients had a 57 to 93 percent decreased risk of death depending on the presence and type of mitochondrial DNA mutations in their tumors. …

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Biomedical Advances

Biomedical Advances

Mutant KRAS and p53 cooperate to drive pancreatic cancer metastasis

MD Anderson Cancer Center | 04-10-2021

Preclinical research identifies a new pancreatic cancer therapeutic target downstream of frequently mutated KRAS and p53 genes. …

Mutant KRAS and p53 cooperate to drive pancreatic cancer metastasis

MD Anderson Cancer Center | 04-10-2021

Preclinical research identifies a new pancreatic cancer therapeutic target downstream of frequently mutated KRAS and p53 genes. …

Diet and Lifestyle

Diet and Lifestyle

No pain, no gain in exercise for peripheral artery disease

Northwestern University | 04-06-2021

In people with peripheral artery disease, walking for exercise at an intensity that induces ischemic leg pain improves walking performance. …

No pain, no gain in exercise for peripheral artery disease

Northwestern University | 04-06-2021

In people with peripheral artery disease, walking for exercise at an intensity that induces ischemic leg pain improves walking performance. …

Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Low-dose aspirin use linked to lower risk of colorectal cancer death

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center | 04-01-2021

Low-dose aspirin use prior to diagnosis of colorectal cancer associated with better survival outcomes. …

Low-dose aspirin use linked to lower risk of colorectal cancer death

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center | 04-01-2021

Low-dose aspirin use prior to diagnosis of colorectal cancer associated with better survival outcomes. …