ScholarNexus, LLC's – June 2011 Archive (4)

UCSD News: Chemobath For Colon Cancer Evaluated At UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center

 

Blood Cells
Debbie Soldano, RN, BSN, OCN and Andrew Lowy, MD

As part of a multicenter clinical trial, surgical oncologists at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center are comparing the effectiveness of standard chemotherapy to a tri-modality approach to halt advanced colon cancers. The objective is to determine if there…

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Blood Simpler

UCSD researchers parse the origins of hematopoietic stem cells:

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a gene and a novel signaling pathway, both critical for making the first hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) in developing vertebrate embryos. The discovery has implications for developing stem cell-based therapies for diseases like leukemia and congenital blood disorders.

HSCs are multipotent stem cells that give…

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Popular San Diego Beach Sees Significant Reduction in Water Pollution from Land

 

Storm water that falls on the grounds of Scripps Institution of Oceanography passes through an innovative water-pollution-control system, including these two inconspicuous semicircular "media filters" to remove pollutants before the water enters the ocean. Credit: Kimberly O'Connell, UCSD.

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Glioblastoma’s Skeletons in the Closet

Pancreatic cells from a mouse. Ductal cancer cells are stained red and the Id3 protein is shown in green. (Image courtesy of the Itkin-Ansari lab)…

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Added by ScholarNexus, LLC on June 6, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

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