Common Cold Virus Increases Survival In Brain Tumor Patients
6 days ago - By Medindia Health
Engineered common cold virus injected directly into the brain kills cancer cells and increases survival of patients with a malignant tumor called glioblastoma.
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Oncolytic virus alerts the immune system to attack tumors
6 days ago - By News Medical
A new UC San Francisco study has shown that a cancer-killing virus currently in clinical trials may function as a cancer vaccine - in addition to killing some cancer cells directly, the virus alerts the immune system to the presence of a tumor, triggering a powerful, widespread immune response that kills cancer cells far outside the virus-infected region.
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Risk of bad surgical outcomes and repeated hospitalizations may now be predicted by identifying frailty problems in older patients finds a new study.
New Guidelines for Treating Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder
New guidelines recommended for diagnosis and treatment of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder can assist doctors in taking care of patients.
Beta-lactamase Enzyme Makes Bacteria Resistant to Antibiotics
Scientists understand the link between the evolution of electric fields in enzymes and the development of antibiotic resistances.
New Study Sheds Light on the Complexities of Controlling High Blood Pressure
Analyzing genetics and smoking habits may help control high blood pressure , revealed study.
Scientists Study Mitosis Structure to Understand the Inside of Cancer Cells
Cancer cells in most forms of cancer reveal abnormalities in the size or structure of centrosomes. Mitosis structure is being studied by a team of researchers.
Healthcare Is Improving With These New Powerful Blood Tests
We all know that traditional blood cultures can only do so much when it comes to detecting certain diseases. According to specialists, this flaw may be a thing of the past...
This Is Why Parenting A 1-Year-Old Is Beyond Exhausting
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Women with ovarian cancer who think they're just bloated
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Women who suffered heart events reveal easy-to-miss signs
A new study published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association found women are twice as likely to develop fatal heart complications than men.