Who Gets Pott's Puffy Tumor?
Patient Presentation A 13-year-old female was referred with a history of headache, fever and swelling of her forehead for 24 hours after a few day history of rhinorrhea and...
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Discovery offers potential for stripping tumors of T cell protection
Researchers have discovered a mechanism that tumors use to switch on protective regulatory T cells, raising the potential for drug treatments that render tumors more vulnerable...
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No Survival Benefit to Primary Resection Before Chemo in CRC
Contrary to previous reports, primary tumor resection prior to chemotherapy did not confer a survival benefit in colorectal cancer patients in a randomized phase 3 study in...
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A missing protein explains the appearance of tumor cells in people with Mulibrey syndrome
Researchers from the Andalusian Centre for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine , in collaboration with the Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research have studied...
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Race Disparities in Genetic Alterations Within Wilms Tumor Specimens
: Wilms tumor affects Black children disproportionately. Genetic aberrations within WT specimens that contribute to this disparity have not been reported.
2 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Immunologists map unknown biological machinery to produce memory T cells
Immunologists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have mapped the previously unknown biological machinery by which the immune system generates T cells that kill bacteria...
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Entyvio linked with lower serious infection risk in UC
Patients with ulcerative colitis treated with Entyvio had a lower risk for serious infections compared with those who received anti-TNF, according to study results. Siddharth...
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Scientists receive grant to investigate tumor development within a natural environment
Unlike many of us during the COVID-19 pandemic, biological cells are not isolated from the outside world. Chemical variations, intercellular activity, and other...
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Current liver cancer screening protocols may miss at-risk Black individuals with HCV
Despite having better liver function at diagnosis, Black patients with hepatitis C virus tended to have more aggressive hepatocellular carcinoma tumors compared with other...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Sulfur metabolism may have paved the way for evolution of multicellularity
When the slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum runs out of food, sulfur limitation drives its development from a unicellular to a multicellular organism. Researchers now present...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
The headlines of Master Doctor
CDC Chief Signs Off on Advisory Panel's Backing of J&J Vaccine
The action by CDC Director Rochelle Walensky, MD, follows a unanimous endorsement earlier Sunday of the third COVID-19 vaccine authorized for use in the US, clearing the way to...
How much COVID vaccine will state send to Central Florida?
Florida will distribute nearly 450,000 doses of the COVID-19 Pfizer and Moderna vaccines from the federal government this week, with the largest single shipment - 70,000 doses...
Mortality rising for giant cell arteritis despite declines in general population
The mortality rate of patients with giant cell arteritis increased from 50 deaths per 1,000 in 2000 to 57.6 per 1,000 in 2018, while mortality among the general population...
Wanna Live Longer? Have 2 Fruit And 3 Vegetable Servings In Your Diet
One in 10 adults in the U.S eat enough fruits or vegetables. Eating fruits and vegetables can help reduce the risk for numerous chronic health conditions that are leading...
Single Cell Sequencing May help Prevent Leukemia
Single Cell Sequencing technology may boost international research efforts to find drugs that eradicate cancer at its source.
Mathias Cormann makes it to final two candidates in OECD race
The former Australian finance minister has now defeated eight contenders for the top international post.
On the verge of cultural significance
While radiology goes rad.
How to Protect Against Age-Related Muscle Loss
Here's what you can do to prevent age-related muscle loss, a shockingly common issue linked to low energy, higher fall risk, and more.
You don't have to spend hours in the gym to reap the health benefits of exercise.
Follow Your Nose
When it comes to avoiding viruses and other contagions, keeping your nose clean may be just as important as washing your hands.