Infant with deadly leukemia saved by drug for adult liver cancer: Identifying genetic mutations may unlock cure for challenging malignancies

Infant with deadly leukemia saved by drug for adult liver cancer: Identifying genetic mutations may unlock cure for challenging malignancies

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals have successfully treated a months-old infant with a rare ch...
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Durvalumab combined with chemotherapy improves overall survival in patients with lung cancer: First-line treatment reduces mortality risk by 27%

Durvalumab combined with chemotherapy improves overall survival in patients with lung cancer: First-line treatment reduces mortality risk by 27%

Adding immunotherapy in the form of durvalumab to ...
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Scientists triple storage time of human donor livers: NIH-funded research project develops new method to preserve human livers for transplantation

Scientists triple storage time of human donor livers: NIH-funded research project develops new method to preserve human livers for transplantation

Scientists have greatly extended the amount of tim...
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Genes tell the story of how the Asian tiger mosquito spread

Genes tell the story of how the Asian tiger mosquito spread

Over the last 40 years, the Asian tiger mosquito, ...
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When the cardiology patient ends up in the oncology care ward: New research shows what can happen with patients in ‘off-service’ hospital beds

When the cardiology patient ends up in the oncology care ward: New research shows what can happen with patients in ‘off-service’ hospital beds

If you end up needing to go to the hospital, often...
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Migraine diagnoses positively associated with all-cause dementia

Migraine diagnoses positively associated with all-cause dementia

Several studies have recently focused on the assoc...
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Aerobic exercise programs may improve endurance, walking after stroke

Aerobic exercise programs may improve endurance, walking after stroke

Stroke survivors who completed group-based aerobic...
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Alzheimer’s disease destroys neurons that keep us awake: Study suggests Tau tangles, not amyloid plaques, drive daytime napping that precedes dementia

Alzheimer’s disease destroys neurons that keep us awake: Study suggests Tau tangles, not amyloid plaques, drive daytime napping that precedes dementia

Researchers and caregivers have noted that excessi...
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Fluoride may diminish kidney and liver function in adolescents

Fluoride may diminish kidney and liver function in adolescents

Fluoride exposure may lead to a reduction in kidne...
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New synthesis method opens up possibilities for organic electronics

New synthesis method opens up possibilities for organic electronics

Semiconducting polymers, very large chain-like mol...
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