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Mayo Clinic researchers found out why and determined how to make the nanoparticles effective against ovarian cancer cells.
Bacteria resistant to the antibiotic colistin are also commonly resistant to antimicrobial substances made by the human body, according to a study in mBio , the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology.
In a new study described in the journal Oncogene, researchers reveal how a key player in cell growth, immunity and the inflammatory response can be transformed into a primary contributor to tumor growth.
Scientists at King's College London have discovered that vitamin D has the potential to significantly reduce the symptoms of asthma.
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When humans and mammals lose a finger, arm, or leg, the best hope for now is advanced prosthetics, which does provide regained function.
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Aryn Young, a research assistant at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas and one of Burgess' former TCU students, is recording his running monologue on how the native grassland he helped create on BRIT's grounds represents the very heart of Fort Worth.
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The National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg is working with a sample of the new coronavirus that's causing clusters of infections abroad - but can't share the material with other researchers across the country despite the public health urgency.