News tagged with lung disease

Childhood harms can lead to lung cancer

Adverse events in childhood have been linked to an increase in the likelihood of developing lung cancer in later life. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Public Health describe how the link is partly explained ...

dateJan 18, 2010 in Cancer
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Gene therapy makes mice breath easier

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have discovered a new gene therapy that may prevent the progression of emphysema. The study, which appears on-line in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, describes ...

dateDec 21, 2009 in Medical research
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