Archive: 20/06/2008

Personalized medicine initiative targets lung cancer

A U.S.-based personalized medicine initiative led by scientists from the Biodesign Institute, Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has secured its first major ...

dateJun 20, 2008 in Cancer
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New drug trial for serious blister disease

It's itchy, very painful and potentially fatal but a new clinical trial by University of Nottingham scientists is hoping to give sufferers of a rare skin condition a safe and effective treatment at last.

dateJun 20, 2008 in Medications
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Record boost for ATV to raise ISS orbit

For the second time since April, ESA's Jules Verne ATV was used to raise the orbit of the International Space Station yesterday. A record boost from the 20 minute burn of the Automated Transfer Vehicle's main engines successfully ...

dateJun 20, 2008 in Space Exploration
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