Archive: 10/22/2008

Silencing a protein could kill T-Cells, reverse leukemia

Blocking the signals from a protein that activates cells in the immune system could help kill cells that cause a rare form of blood cancer, according to physicists and oncologists who combined computer modeling and molecular ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in Cancer
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Nutrition advice best served with family in mind

Researchers at the University of Sheffield and Royal Holloway, University of London will argue today that the nation's diet is unlikely to improve significantly if healthy eating policies fail to take into account the diverse ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in Health
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Gene mutation in worms key to alcohol tolerance

(PhysOrg.com) -- The work follows a study carried out by Oregon Health and Science University, which suggested a link between a gene mutation in mice and tolerance to alcohol. Researchers at Liverpool have ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in
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