• CAR T-cell therapy may be harnessed to treat heart disease

    5 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    CAR T-cell therapy, a rapidly emerging form of immunotherapy using patients' own cells to treat certain types of cancers, may be a viable treatment option for another life-threatening condition: heart disease. Researchers at Penn Medicine used genetically modified T cells to target and remove activated fibroblasts that contribute to the development of cardiac fibrosis - a scarring process found in most forms of heart disease that results in heart stiffness and decreased function of the heart.
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  • Cancer Therapies Could Be Improved By Using Precious Metal Flecks as Catalysts

    Cancer Therapies Could Be Improved By Using Precious Metal Flecks as Catalysts

    5 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Cancer therapies could be revolutionized by implementing tiny extracts of a precious metal.
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