University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Why Sleep is Needed to Form Memories

If you ever argued with your mother when she told you to get some sleep after studying for an exam instead of pulling an all-nighter, you owe her an apology, because it turns out she's right. And now, scientists are beginning ...

dateFeb 11, 2009 in Medical research
shares0 comments 0

Targeted Immune Cells Shrink Tumors in Mice

(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers have generated altered immune cells that are able to shrink, and in some cases eradicate, large tumors in mice. The immune cells target mesothelin, a protein that is highly expressed, or translated ...

dateFeb 10, 2009 in Medical research
shares0 comments 0