Discovery suggests new way to target mantle cell…

[ad_1] A form of blood cancer known as mantle cell lymphoma is critically dependent on a protein that coordinates gene expression, such that blocking its activity with an experimental drug dramatically slows the growth of…

Miniature ‘bone marrows in a dish’ to improve…

[ad_1] Scientists from Oxford University and the University of Birmingham have made the first bone marrow 'organoids' that capture the key features of human bone marrow. This technology, which is the subject of a patent…

An enzyme that drives the growth of an…

[ad_1] An enzyme that drives the growth of an often-lethal childhood brain cancer may hold the key to a future treatment, says a McMaster University-led study. Researchers discovered that by blocking the production of an…

Phase 1 study results reported — ScienceDaily

[ad_1] Researchers at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) and UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (UCL GOS ICH) have used CRISPR/Cas9 technology to engineer donor T cells to try to treat…

Pro-drug curcumin shows clinical potential in mice —…

[ad_1] Curcumin, a natural molecule related to turmeric, has been used to treat cancer patients in cancer clinical studies. While it has documented antitumor effects, challenges involving its chemistry have caused drug development to lag.…