ascls Weekly Update MultiBriefs
Subscribe
Contact Us
Media Kit

Browse Categories

Browse by Date

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
Search past issues
Search products and services

In a New England Journal of Medicine perspective, experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases part of the National Institutes of Health, and the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Reference and...

source: Infection Control Today

The Food and Drug Administration is warning that high doses of vitamin B7, or biotin, in dietary supplements can interfere with hundreds of common lab tests — including some that emergency room doctors rely on to diagnose a heart attack. The problem has led to at least...

source: WebMD

A new vaccine technique can fight a certain type of breast cancer in mice. So-called HER2-positive breast cancer accounts for between 20 and 30 percent of all cases of breast cancer in humans. Researchers from the University of Copenhagen and the University of Bologna now...

source: News-Medical.net

For the first time, a new type of stem cell, derived from "virgin births," has been tested in people. The cells have been injected into the brains of people with Parkinson's disease, and will soon be tried out as a way of fixing physical brain injuries.

source: New Scientist

A team of scientists has developed drug-carrying nanoparticles that can find and kill cancer stem cells, a tiny group of rare cells that can hide in tissue and cause cancer to return years after tumors have been treated. In a paper published in the journal Molecular Cancer...

source: Medical News Today

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is aiming to approve drugs based on very early data if the drug shows a possible benefit in terms of survival, the head of the agency told lawmakers. Speaking before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Food and Drug Administration...

source: Reuters

RECOMMENDED:

Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063

Subscribe to ASCLS eNewsBytes

*Email:
*First Name:
*Last Name:
*Company:
Title:
Street Address:
City:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Country:
Are you a member of ascls? Yes   No
Privacy Policy
X