The research community is presently expanding the understanding of the biochemistry and role of senescent cells in aging and age-related disease. This is happening in the wake of a series of landmark animal studies demonstrating extension...Show More Summary
I quickly glossed over it during my first post of the year, when I said "Adult problems can be a real pain," but I'd be skirting around some big issues if I didn't go deeper on some very real drama that in years past would see me aggressively pounding the drum to draw attention to their pain, hoping to rally others to their cause. Show More Summary
Twin Peaks creator David Lynch has released a statement on the passing of Miguel Ferrer, who will be seen in the revival of the cult series. Ferrer died of cancer Thursday morning at the age of 61. "On behalf of myself and our Twin Peaks family, we love Miguel Ferrer. Show More Summary
‘I’ll die of care becomes unavailable’
I don’t think I quite believed in God until I had a trans-rectal prostate gland biopsy. The experience made me a believer. Well, I had to shout out to someone for help. There are parts of the body that our … Continue reading ?
The Independent Citizens Oversight Committee of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has approved a pair of $2 million awards to University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers to advance studies...Show More Summary
A Colorado man adopted a 9-year-old shelter dog with cancer this week and effectively broke the Internet's cold heart.
Alleged drug kingpin to make court appearance in New York on Friday Joaquín Guzmán faces life in US prison and seizure of $14bn drug profits Related: Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán, Mexican drug lord, has been extradited to the US Joaquín...Show More Summary
NCIS: LA fans and TV fans in general suffered a big loss with the passing of Miguel Ferrer. A veteran character actor, Ferrer had many roles and was acting right up until the end of his battle with cancer. After his passing on January 19, the NCIS: LA cast, as well as many others, took to social media to express their grief over the loss of their co-worker and friend.
In the journal Cancer Discovery, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers and colleagues report findings of how triple negative breast cancer cells are able to bypass treatment with trametinib, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved drug that belongs to a class of commonly used anti-cancer drugs called kinase inhibitors. Show More Summary
Reuters Health - Cancer patients who experience depression can use both therapy and lifestyle tools to help support their mental health, according to a new patient resource from the JAMA Oncology journal.
A Northern California family has been reunited with their son, whose ashes were stolen by thieves, and held for a $5,000 ransom. "It's like we just lost Ryan all over again, because that's the only thing we had left of him," his dad, Joshua Wagner, told InsideEdition.com. Show More Summary
The 92-year-old former president will attend Donald Trump's inauguration
The competition over a new class of cancer drugs is heating up. On Thursday, drugmaker Bristol -Myers Squibb said that it wouldn't go for an accelerated US approval for a combination of its two immunotherapy drugs as an initial treatment...Show More Summary
How well a tumor responds to immunotherapy may depend in part on whether its chromosomes are intact or in a state of disarray, a new study reports. The finding could help doctors better pinpoint which cancer patients would benefit from immunotherapy.
Jordyn Woods Father John Dies After Battling Cancer We are so sad to learn that Jordyn Woods has lost her beloved father, John Woods. Jordyn posted the news on Instagram, sharing how he had just learned weeks ago that he
Actor Miguel Ferrer, known for his roles in NCIS: Los Angeles and Crossing Jordan and movies including Robocop and Iron Man 3, died Thursday of throat cancer. He was 61. Ferrer was the son of Rosemary Clooney and Jose Ferrer. His cousin...Show More Summary
Over the last two decades, Argentina’s rural communities have reported skyrocketing rates of birth abnormalities, miscarriages and cancer. In the same period, genetically modified soy has blanketed the region, helped along by copious pesticides. GM soy arrived in Argentina in 1996 and accounted...
It’s too quiet on the entertainment landscape. One of the fabulous voices of our industry was silenced Thursday following a bout with throat cancer. It’s especially sad because that horrible disease could affect the basso profondo of a man with a beautiful voice, Miguel Ferrer. Many of you who read my column know that I […]
(Phys.org)—One target therapy in cancer research is to suffocate the tumor. Cells need oxygen to survive so researchers have focused on methods for cutting off the blood supply to the tumor. Very little research has involved the direct removal of oxygen within the tumor.