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.…

A study suggests that high-fat diets fuel the…

[ad_1] The results may help explain how high-fat diets trigger inflammation, which can contribute to the development of insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and other complications in individuals with obesity. An invasion of inflammatory immune…