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Potential Drug Target Identified in Mouse Pancreatic Cancer Model

Cancer researchers studying pancreatic cancer have identified Yes-associated protein as a potential drug target whose inhibition would block the activity of the KRAS oncogene.  More...
19 May 2014
Image: Graphic of the malaria parasite Plasmodium in a red
blood cell (Photo courtesy of Simon Levey).

Novel Technique Allows Genome Sequencing of Single Malaria Cells

18 May 2014
Image: Three-dimensional molecular space-fill model of resveratrol (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons).

Resveratrol Interacts with the Estrogen Receptor to Modulate Inflammation

A molecular mechanism has been identified that explains how the wine and grape product resveratrol modulates the inflammatory response by interacting with estrogen receptor-alpha.  More...
14 May 2014
Image: Micrograph showing inflammation of the large bowel in a case of inflammatory bowel disease (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons).

Loss of Ron Signaling Linked to Development of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Cancer researchers have found that decreased molecular signaling by the Ron receptor tyrosine kinase is linked to the development of inflammatory bowel disease, a group of chronic inflammatory disorders of the intestine that result in painful and debilitating complications.  More...
14 May 2014
Image: Micrograph of normal prostatic glands and those with prostate adenocarcinoma (upper right portion of image) (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons).

Genomic Studies Reveal Links Between Prostate Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease

A large-scale statistical evaluation of genomic studies linked to either prostate cancer or cardiovascular disease risk identified 17 genetic loci that link prostate cancer to risk of developing cardiovascular disease   More...
13 May 2014

Plasmonic Resonance Technique Detects Breast Cancer Marker in Single Cells

A nano-technique based on DNA-tagged gold nanoparticles was used to detect and quantify splice variants of BRCA1 messenger RNA at the level of single cells.  More...
07 May 2014
Image: Brain MRI slide (stock image). A newly identified genetic disorder associated with degeneration of the central and peripheral nervous systems in humans, along with the genetic cause, has been discovered by researchers (Photo courtesy of Kondor83 / Fotolia).

New Genetic Brain Disorder Found in Humans

A newly identified genetic disorder linked to the degeneration of the central and peripheral nervous systems in humans, in addition to its the genetic cause, has been reported by researchers.   More...
07 May 2014

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