Scientists identify a possible new treatment for diabetic retinopathy

Scientists identify a possible new treatment for diabetic retinopathy

About one in three diabetic patients develops diabetic retinopathy (DR), which can impair vision and...
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Kidney disease: Senescent cell burden is reduced in humans by senolytic drugs

Kidney disease: Senescent cell burden is reduced in humans by senolytic drugs

In a small safety and feasibility clinical trial, ...
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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 succe...
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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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Discovery of distinct lung cancer pathways may lead to more targeted treatments

Discovery of distinct lung cancer pathways may lead to more targeted treatments

Known for its poor prognosis, lung adenocarcinoma ...
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Cancer tissue-freezing approach may help more breast cancer patients in lower income countries: Biomedical researchers encouraged by results in animal studies

Cancer tissue-freezing approach may help more breast cancer patients in lower income countries: Biomedical researchers encouraged by results in animal studies

A new reusable device created by the Johns Hopkins...
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Response to gene-targeted drugs depends on cancer type

Response to gene-targeted drugs depends on cancer type

Cancers with the same genetic weaknesses respond d...
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Gene activity database could spare thousands of mice

Gene activity database could spare thousands of mice

The data, published in Nature Communications and a...
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Stem cell scientists clear another hurdle in creating transplant arteries

Stem cell scientists clear another hurdle in creating transplant arteries

Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of death w...
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Researchers find epigenetic loss that changes how cells obtain energy from cancer: Cheap energy for the tumor cell

Researchers find epigenetic loss that changes how cells obtain energy from cancer: Cheap energy for the tumor cell

It has been known for decades that cancer cells ha...
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