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New Discovery Could Help Combat Side Effects Of Cancer Immunotherapy

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers in Liverpool and the US have made a breakthrough that could lead to improved immunotherapy treatments for some cancer patients.

Drugs Targeting Cell Recycling Could Be Used To Suffocate Cancer Cells

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

scientists will aim to exploit the normal waste disposal system in cells to create new forms of cancer treatment. The ultimate aim of the centre is to lead to new treatments for patients with currently un-druggable, hard-to-treat cancers.

Obesity Among Men Could Be Increasing Prostate Cancer Deaths, Study Suggests

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The more inches added to a man's waistline, and the higher his BMI, the greater the risk of dying, new research concludes.

Researchers Develop New Urine Test For Bladder Cancer

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Birmingham researchers funded by Cancer Research UK and liquid biopsy company Nonacus have developed a new urine test for bladder cancer, which could reduce the need for invasive and time-consuming procedures to diagnose the disease.

Cancer Research UK Launches Innovation Unit

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Industry partners get access to £400 million of research to “accelerate pace” medicines reach patients.

Using AI To Predict How Cancer May Affect The Probability Of Spinal Fractures

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

While many of the changes the body undergoes when exposed to cancerous lesions are still a mystery, with the power of computational modeling, scientists can get a better idea of what's happening to the spine.

Interview - How To Succeed In Clean Energy; An Interview With Clean Energy Venture Group

Posted in Business, Hardware, Interviews on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Clean Energy Venture Group has invested in 39 companies since its start in 2005, and those companies have earned more than $500 million in follow-on investments from large venture capital firms and major energy companies.

The Future Of International Cooperation In Space Is Splitting Along Lines Of Power On Earth

Posted in Business, Science on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Maintaining the focus on scientific goals and exchanges between and within space blocs-while keeping political rivalries at bay-will help to ensure the future of international cooperation in space.

The US Is Spending $6 Billion To Keep Its Aging Nuclear Reactors Running

Posted in Business, Hardware on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

"Nuclear power plants contribute more than half of our carbon-free electricity, and President Biden is committed to keeping these plants active to reach our clean energy goals"

Inflammation Mediator Shows Promise As New Multiple Sclerosis Therapy

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The work could pave the way for new treatments for MS and other autoimmune diseases.

Voicee Glasses Are The Latest To Offer Captioning To Deaf Wearers

Posted in Hardware, Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Smart Glasses with displays are a useful tool to help deaf people understand what is being said around them.

Stanford Study Links Marijuana Use To Increased Heart Attack Risk

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The researchers also indicate CBD, another key cannabinoid in marijuana, may also have anti-inflammatory effects that could counter the potential cardiovascular effect of THC.