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A new approach to treating drug-resistant glioblastoma

A new study has revealed that glioblastoma acquires drug resistance through multiple pathways, highlighting the need for more precise treatments for this deadly disease.

Life Scientist 14 June, 2024

Gene therapy for frontotemporal dementia

A new therapeutic approach for treating frontotemporal dementia — an incurable brain disease — uses modified viruses to replace a missing protein in the brain.

Life Scientist 13 June, 2024

Boosting protein in eye cells could prevent vision loss

Increasing the levels of a key protein in the cells at the back of the eye could help protect against age-related macular degeneration — the leading cause of vision...

Life Scientist 12 June, 2024

Researchers identify the first step in allergic reactions

Scientists have identified how the first domino falls after a person encounters an allergen, signalling a new strategy for the prevention of life-threatening allergic...

Life Scientist 12 June, 2024

Researchers find the brain network responsible for stuttering

Stuttering appears to be caused by a common brain network, regardless of the aetiology (developmental or neurological).

Life Scientist 11 June, 2024

Biotechnology
Magnetic therapy helps to protect against cancer

Magnetic therapy helps to protect against cancer

A novel approach to stimulate muscle — by using brief and mild pulsed electromagnetic field exposure — has been used to produce and...

Article 06 June, 2024
Health & Medical
A new approach to treating drug-resistant glioblastoma

A new approach to treating drug-resistant glioblastoma

A new study has revealed that glioblastoma acquires drug resistance through multiple pathways, highlighting the need for more precise treatments...

Article 14 June, 2024
Life Sciences
Researchers identify the first step in allergic reactions

Researchers identify the first step in allergic reactions

Scientists have identified how the first domino falls after a person encounters an allergen, signalling a new strategy for the prevention of...

Article 12 June, 2024
Molecular Biology
Researchers find the 'switch' that deactivates brown fat

Researchers find the 'switch' that deactivates brown fat

Researchers have found a protein that is responsible for turning off brown fat activity, in a breakthrough which could help to address obesity and...

Article 06 May, 2024
Lab Technology
Self-driving needle steers its way through living lung tissue

Self-driving needle steers its way through living lung tissue

Researchers have built a compact robotic system that can autonomously steer a flexible needle around anatomical obstacles within the lungs of live...

Article 04 March, 2024
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