Successful treatment in mice for severe childhood cancer

In mice with high-risk neuroblastoma, tumors disappeared in response to a new combination treatment with precision medicines, a recent study shows. This is a vital step toward a potentially curative treatment for a form of cancer affecting young chil.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyDec 1st, 2021

How a contagious cancer spread among clams

A contagious blood cancer jumped from one species of clam to another and spread among clams living in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, shows a study published today in eLife......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 44 min. ago

Nanotherapy offers new hope for the treatment of Type 1 diabetes

Individuals living with Type 1 diabetes must carefully follow prescribed insulin regimens every day, receiving injections of the hormone via syringe, insulin pump or some other device. And without viable long-term treatments, this course of treatment.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Terrorists who use the internet are less successful

There is too much focus on online radicalisation, says Joe Whittaker, when this is just one of the factors that make someone become a terrorist. In fact, Whittaker's research shows that terrorists who use the internet are less successful in achieving.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Program helps speed up research of complex chemistry problems

A successful partnership to help make aspects of chemistry research faster and more productive was recently renewed for another four years......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Germany To Dedicate 2% Of Its Land To Wind Power Development

The new German government is proposing a bold new initiative to dramatically increase onshore wind power in the country by 2030. "If successful, the plan would add up to 10 gigawatts of new onshore wind capacity every year for the rest of the decade,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Microsoft bids farewell to Windows 8-era brightness and volume indicators in the latest Windows 11 Insider Build

The rounded corners treatment is coming to Windows 11’s hardware indicators, replacing the Windows 8-era vertical black bar for controlling things like volume and brightness that we've been used to for almost a decade......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Comcast tests 4Gbps speeds that could ramp up your internet

Comcast has revealed a major development in its goal to deliver internet speeds of 10Gbps for broadband users by conducting a successful 10G modem test......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

FDA approves monoclonal antibody to treat arthritis in cats

Arthritis can keep a cat from doing many of the things that kitties love to do. But now there's hope: The first treatment to ease arthritis pain in cats has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

New treatment target identified for radiation-resistant cervical cancer

Understanding how cells die is key to developing new treatments for many diseases, whether the goal is to make cancer cells die or keep healthy cells alive in the face of other illnesses, such as massive infections or strokes. Two new studies from Wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Engineered particles efficiently deliver gene editing proteins to cells in mice

Gene editing approaches promise to treat a range of diseases, but delivering editing agents to cells in animal models and humans safely and efficiently has proven challenging. Now, researchers led by a team at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard h.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Spider-Man’s Jon Watts to produce Final Destination 6 for HBO Max

Director Jon Watts has written a treatment for Final Destination 6, and he will produce the new sequel as an original movie for HBO Max......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Understanding how autoactivation triggers cell death

Apoptosis is a process that causes cell death. It can go awry in cancer cells, sustaining the disease. Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have captured the structure of BAK, a protein that triggers apoptosis. They have shown how BAK.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

There’s still time to make MWC 2022 a trendsetting, virtual event success

CES 2022 taught us that successful virtual events are very important, but with MWC 2022 fast approaching, is it ready to deliver something special?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Severe irrigation restrictions due to drought would threaten almond plantations

In Spain, the drought between 1991 and 1995 led to restrictions in the allocation of water for crops and cuts in supplies. What would have happened at that time to the intensive, irrigated almond plantations that have been planted in Spain for more t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Unprecedented multiscale model of protein behavior linked to cancer-causing mutations

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers and a multi-institutional team of scientists have developed a highly detailed, machine learning-backed multiscale model revealing the importance of lipids to the signaling dynamics of RAS, a f.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Equivariant representations for molecular Hamiltonians and N-center atomic-scale properties

In the fields of chemistry and materials, most successful, widely used machine learning schemes introduced over the last decade aim to model molecular energies or interatomic potentials. Accordingly, the representations used to map atomic configurati.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

New DNA-peptide molecules developed

When scientists discovered DNA and learned how to control it, not only science but society was revolutionized. Today, researchers and the medical industry routinely create artificial DNA structures for many purposes, including diagnosis and treatment.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 10th, 2022

This map IDs cancer-causing chemical sites in your neighborhood

Just how toxic is your community?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 10th, 2022

Samsung’s newly official Galaxy S21 FE gets the Exynos treatment globally

The S21 FE international model is powered by Samsung's in-house Exynos 2100 chipset, and paired with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 10th, 2022

How COVID broke supply chains, and how AI and blockchain could fix them

When the coronavirus crisis erupted in 2020, it became apparent that the medical emergency was accompanied by severe shortages, especially in some medical devices......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 10th, 2022