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Researchers regenerate heart cells in mice

Myocardial infarction, or MI, causes irreversible necrosis of heart muscle secondary to prolonged ischemia. Scar tissue begins to build almost immediately, leading to the loss of contractile myocardium, which is a frequent cause of chronic heart failure. However, a new...

source: By Lynn Hetzler
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More Americans are surviving cancer than ever before, but as the population ages, even more will develop the disease. That's the good and bad news from the "2017 Cancer Progress Report" from the American Association for Cancer Research.

source: HealthDay News

A research team has unlocked a potential alternative approach to manufacturing induced pluripotent stem cells. Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute found a way to harness antibodies that were able to help "reprogram" ordinary adult cells into this type of stem cell.

source: R&D Magazine

New research by the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, shows most women are not aware of the potential of overdiagnosis and overtreatment for breast cancer. Overdiagnosis is the detection of cancers that grow so slowly they would never...

source: United Press International

An internal clock has been discovered within live human cells, a finding that creates new opportunities for understanding the building blocks of life and the onset of disease. "Previously, a precise point of a cell in its life cycle could only be determined by studying dead...

source: New York University via ScienceDaily

Researchers have identified a molecule that determines whether or not a type of lung cancer cell will undergo cancer cell death. This discovery may lead to better approaches to lung cancer treatment, specialists say.

source: Medical News Today

In an important step toward eradicating HIV-associated viral reservoirs, researchers at Sydney's Westmead Institute for Medical Research have identified how the HIV virus hijacks the innate immune system to facilitate its replication and...

source: Westmead Institute for Medical Research via Infection Control Today


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