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Micro-RNA determines malignancy of lung cancer

A small RNA molecule determines whether or not lung cancer cells grow invasively and metastasize. This has been discovered in the culture dish by scientists of the German Cancer Research Center and the University Medical ...

dateSep 08, 2010 in Cancer
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Study ties abnormal cells in blood to lung cancer

A novel approach detects genetically abnormal cells in the blood of non-small cell lung cancer patients that match abnormalities found in tumor cells and increase in number with the severity of the disease, a research team ...

dateJul 22, 2010 in Cancer
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Fat clue to TB awakening

The factors instrumental in triggering latent tuberculosis (TB) infection to progress into active disease have long remained elusive to researchers. New insight into the mystery is provided by Professor David Russell, speaking ...

dateMar 28, 2010 in Medical research
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Taking aim at metastatic lung tumors

A new study uses a sophisticated genomic analysis to unravel some of the complex cellular signals that drive the deadly invasive spread of lung cancer. The research, published by Cell Press in the June issue of the journal ...

dateJun 14, 2010 in Cancer
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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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