News tagged with clinical investigation

Channeling efforts to fight cystic fibrosis

The lab of Kevin Foskett, PhD, the Isaac Ott Professor of Physiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, has found a possible new target for fighting cystic fibrosis (CF) that could compensate for the lack ...

dateSep 17, 2010 in Medical research
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Alphavirus-based vaccine may slow some cancers

An experimental vaccine based on a virus that causes encephalitis in the wild appears to block tumor growth in some cases of advanced cancer, according to researchers at Duke University Medical Center. Scientists say the ...

dateAug 02, 2010 in Cancer
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