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Potential combination therapy for breast cancer brain metastases

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research | 10-18-2021

Scientists have identified and preclinically validated combination treatments for breast cancer brain metastases, a common and typically lethal manifestation of the malignancy. …

Neuroinflammation protein linked to worse survival in men with glioblastoma

Florida International University | 10-18-2021

Study sheds light on why glioblastoma, the most common malignant brain tumor, is deadlier in males than females. …

High effectiveness of mix-and-match COVID-19 vaccines

Umea University | 10-18-2021

Nationwide Swedish study shows that a first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and an mRNA vaccine as the second dose was more effective than two doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. …

A decade after gene therapy, children born with deadly immune disorder remain healthy

UCLA Health Sciences | 10-15-2021

Ninety percent of children who received gene therapy eight to 11 years ago for a deadly immune disorder (ADA-SCID) are still disease-free. …

Discovery of new role for the brain’s immune cells could have implications for Alzheimer’s

University of Virginia Health System | 10-15-2021

New findings reveal that brain immune cells, known as microglia, help regulate blood flow and maintain critical blood vessels. …

Circadian rhythms in heart cells affect daily heart function

UKRI | 10-15-2021

Circadian rhythms in heart cells help to change heart function over the course of the day and may explain why shift workers are more vulnerable to heart problems. …

Daily use of cannabidiol (CBD) oil may be linked to lung cancer regression

BMJ | 10-14-2021

Report describes a case of lung cancer regression without conventional treatment in an elderly woman taking cannabidiol (CBD) oil daily. …

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Biomedical Advances

Biomedical Advances

Potential combination therapy for breast cancer brain metastases

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research | 10-18-2021

Scientists have identified and preclinically validated combination treatments for breast cancer brain metastases, a common and typically lethal manifestation of the malignancy. …

Potential combination therapy for breast cancer brain metastases

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research | 10-18-2021

Scientists have identified and preclinically validated combination treatments for breast cancer brain metastases, a common and typically lethal manifestation of the malignancy. …

Diet and Lifestyle

Diet and Lifestyle

How highly processed foods harm memory in the aging brain

Ohio State University | 10-14-2021

A diet of highly processed food led to a strong inflammatory response in the brains of aging rats that was accompanied by behavioral signs of memory loss …

How highly processed foods harm memory in the aging brain

Ohio State University | 10-14-2021

A diet of highly processed food led to a strong inflammatory response in the brains of aging rats that was accompanied by behavioral signs of memory loss …

Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine

High effectiveness of mix-and-match COVID-19 vaccines

Umea University | 10-18-2021

Nationwide Swedish study shows that a first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and an mRNA vaccine as the second dose was more effective than two doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. …

High effectiveness of mix-and-match COVID-19 vaccines

Umea University | 10-18-2021

Nationwide Swedish study shows that a first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and an mRNA vaccine as the second dose was more effective than two doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. …