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Scientists identify potential new treatment strategy for kidney cancer
Jefferson study suggests activation of the protein ISGF3 could be a novel therapeutic strategy for patients with clear cell kidney cancer.
How Melanoma Evades Targeted Therapies
New research shows how metastatic melanoma becomes resistant to a common class of targeted therapy.
Hot Brew Coffee Has Higher Levels of Antioxidants Than Cold Brew
Jefferson researchers found similar acidity in both cold- and hot-brew coffee, but higher antioxidant levels in hot coffee.
Is it Brain Infection or Cancer? A New Rapid Test Could Hold the Answer
A diagnostic test based on cytokine profile could help distinguish between infection and other diseases.
Study Opens New Therapeutic Avenue For Mitochondria Malfunction
Jefferson scientists identify key interaction controlling calcium’s access to the cell’s powerhouse.
Pancreatic Cancer Genetic Marker May Predict Outcomes with Radiation Therapy
The discovery could influence oncologists’ treatment recommendations.
Shutting Down a Molecular Tunnel to Induce General Anesthesia
Jefferson study sheds new light on how the commonly used drug propofol blocks pain.
Lassa Fever Vaccine Shows Promise and Reveals New Test for Immunity
A new Lassa fever and rabies vaccine shows lasting immunity and suggests a new way to test for protection.
Seizures Begin with a Muffle
Contrary to long-held assumptions, researchers find that some seizures start after a burst from neurons that inhibit brain activity.