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Fatty acid metabolism as a possible new therapeutic approach for glioblastomas

Although intensive research has been carried out for a long time, glioblastoma is still one of the most dangerous of all tumors today. The life expectancy of those affected is often just one year after diagnosis. In order to grow so aggressively and rapidly, glioblastoma cells need a great deal of energy, which they mainly… Read More »

Researchers see possible link between opioids, birth defect

NEW YORK – Health officials are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect. When a baby is born with its intestines hanging outside the stomach, due to a hole in the abdominal wall, it’s called gastroschisis. Most are repaired through surgery. MEASLES OUTBREAK STRIKES 16 IN WASHINGTON STATE, MOSTLY… Read More »

American doctor will be monitored in US after possible exposure to Ebola in Congo

The person, who has not been identified, is headed to the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha for monitoring, the release states, adding the Nebraska Medical Center is home to one of the nation’s few dedicated biocontainment units. “This person may have been exposed to the virus but is not ill and is not contagious,” said… Read More »