Archive: 22/03/2007

Leukemic cells find safe haven in bone marrow

The cancer drug asparaginase fails to help cure some children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) because molecules released by certain cells in the bone marrow counteract the effect of that drug, according to investigators ...

dateMar 22, 2007 in Medical research
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New System Traces Origins of Marine Creatures

Tracing the origins of marine animals can be extremely difficult, especially in the free-flowing, soup-like conditions of the ocean, but obtaining this information is vital not only for understanding these organisms but for ...

dateMar 22, 2007 in
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Practicing Tai Chi Boosts Immune System in Older Adults

Tai chi chih, the Westernized version of the 2,000-year-old Chinese martial art characterized by slow movement and meditation, significantly boosts the immune systems of older adults against the virus that leads to the painful, ...

dateMar 22, 2007 in Health
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