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The Center for Cancer & Metabolism in the Biosciences Division seeks a highly motivated scientist with a background in immunology and oncology research and interest in participating in anticancer therapeutic discovery efforts.
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TVB-2640 is an oral, proprietary fatty acid synthase inhibitor being evaluated for the treatment of solid tumors.
Celerion is pleased to announce the appointment of John Horkulak as Executive Director, Eurasian Site Operations.
Assurex Health, a leading personalized medicine company, announced today the publication of a third clinical study providing evidence for the effectiveness of the GeneSight combinatorial pharmacogenomic test over the current method for selecting psychotropic medications.
Glioblastoma is the most common and deadliest form of brain cancer. A factor contributing to treatment failure is that these malignant cells are sneaky-they develop the ability to hide from the drugs designed to target them.
A team of scientists, led by principal investigator Paul S. Mischel, MD, a member of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, has found that brain cancer cells resist therapy by dialing down the gene mutation targeted by drugs, then ... (more)
The publisher of a controversial and much-criticized study suggesting genetically modified corn caused tumors in rats has withdrawn the paper after a year-long investigation found it did not meet scientific standards.
Long ncRNAs , defined as ncRNA species> 200 nucleotides long, are emerging as important epigenetic regulators of gene expression that are involved in a spectrum of biological processes of relevance to toxicology."
FLAG Therapeutics Inc. and Duquesne University today announced an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement for two novel classes of small molecule, water-soluble drugs designed to target and destroy cancer cells: anti-angiogenic/anti-tubulin compounds and folate-targeted anti-cancer compounds.
A new study has revealed anxious fish as the surprising outcome from increases of carbon dioxide uptake in the oceans.
Recent studies indicate that HER3 plays a critical role in mediating resistance to agents that target EGFR or HER2."
Today, a group of international scientists are calling for the boycott of Elsevier publications for the groundless retraction of the GMO rat study by Seralini et al. The background to this open letter is described in Retracting Seralini Study Violates Science & Ethics re: "Long term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically ... (more)
Interindividual differences in drug disposition are important causes for adverse drug reactions and lack of drug response.
The Huffington Post is reporting that a synthetic pot known as K2 may be causing strokes in healthy young adults.
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The flavouring is ubiquitous in the food industry and gives a buttery flavour to a wide range of products, including popcorn The European Food Safety Authority has dismissed a suggested link between the butter flavouring diacetyl and Alzheimer's disease.