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Strange fat cells in our bones grow rather than shrink when...

There is a distinct type of fat in our bones that doesn't act like fat at all. These peculiar fat cells, or adipocytes, grow...

Remembering Gabriele Grunewald, Who Ran For Herself and Others

The image is hard to look at now without crying: a thick red scar, carved across Gabriele Grunewald's midriff as she flies around the...

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in weedkiller research to help reputation

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Bayer sought to repair its reputation on Friday after damage caused by U.S. litigation over claims its glyphosate pesticide causes...

vTelenovela Star Edith Gonzalez Dead at 54 After 3-Year-Long Battle with...

Mexican telenovela actress Edith Gonzalez has died.The National Association of Actors of Mexico, of which Gonzalez was a member, confirmed her death on Twitter...

Carboplatin & paclitaxel chemotherapy alone should remain standard treatment for endometrial...

The New England Journal of Medicine recently published the primary endpoint of the NRG Oncology clinical trial NRG-GOG 0258, which showed that carboplatin and...

Rutgers scientist creates ‘virtual biopsy’ device to detect skin tumors

Using sound vibrations and pulses of near-infrared light, a Rutgers University scientist has developed a new "virtual biopsy" device that can quickly...

Cardiac toxicity risk factors identified with relapsed multiple myeloma therapy

More than half of patients with relapsed multiple myeloma treated with carfilzomib experienced cardiac issues during treatment, according to a multi-institutional study published June...

Determining risk of recurrence in triple-negative breast cancer

SALT LAKE CITY - A personalized prognosis for patients diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer was the goal of a new study by Katherine...

Scientists identify a drug that makes tumors more susceptible to chemo

Many chemotherapy drugs kill cancer cells by severely damaging their DNA. However, some tumors can withstand this damage by relying on a DNA repair...

A New Laser Can Target And Kill Bloodstream Cancer Cells in...

A team of scientists from the University of Arkansas have successfully tested a laser that can track down cancer cells and kill them -...