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Nuclear Gatekeeper Could Block Undruggable Prostate Cancer Targets
Blocking nuclear gateways that traffic cancer-promoting molecules to nucleus, could offer a new way to target aggressive cancer.
To scar or heal? How cells decide
After an injury, cells at the border of the wound begin to rebuild new tissue and sometimes scar. New research reveals how cells switch from repair to scarring processes.
Thomas Jefferson University Announces the First Optimizer® Smart Device Implantation
Investigational new pacemaker-type device for heart disease implanted in the Philadelphia area.
Can Telehealth Aid in Disaster Relief?
Technology can augment healthcare response during a disaster by aiding on-the-ground responders manage the flood of patients and potentially improve outcomes, yet it is rarely used.
Safety of Vitamin C Infusions for Alleviating Symptoms of Cancer Treatment
A recent study examines whether there are changes in symptoms and adverse effects from intravenous ascorbic acid infusions in cancer patients receiving or not receiving chemotherapy.
Revving Up Innate Control of Viral Infection Requires a Three-Cell Ignition
The innate NK-cell immune response requires a rather carefully choreographed interaction of three cell types.
People Want More Than a Diagnosis From a Trip to the ER
Understanding and addressing what patients need from an emergency room encounter could help improve patient care.
When One Drug Fails, A New Door Opens for Cancer Treatment
As cancers find ways to bypass a new therapy, researchers discover the tumor also develops an Achilles heel that can be hit with a different cancer therapy.
How can Healthcare Workers Help Syrian Refugees?
Nurses and other health professional are in a position to have a tremendous impact. Here’s how to help.