New treatment hope for prostate cancer
...international journal The Journal of Clinical Investigation .
Head of the Burnet Institute's Cancer Immunotherapy Laboratory, Associate Professor pei
Xiang Xing said his group has produced a monoclonal antibody to a unique tumour marker for the treatment of prostate cancer. The monoclonal antibody i...
Radiofrequency treatment better than ethanol injection for small liver tumors
...Interscience ( www.interscience.wiley.com ).
AASLD guidelines recommend pei
as a safe and highly effective treatment for small hepatocellular carcinoma...rolled trials identified definite survival benefit favoring RFA compared to pei
except the latest trial published in 2008," the authors note. Their meta-an...
Senesco Announces Results of Pre-Clinical Efficacy, Toxicology and Dose Ranging Studies for Multiple Myeloma Therapeutic Candidate
...thways within cancer cells. The siRNA downregulates proinflammatory cytokines, NF-kB and ICAM, which are proliferation factors for multiple myeloma. pei
is a nanoparticle complexed to the other two components for intravenous delivery.
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Glaucoma Awareness Not Just for Humans
...laucoma occurs most commonly in dogs. Breeds that are commonly predisposed include the American Cocker Spaniel, Basset Hound, Chow Chow, Chinese Shar pei
and various Terrier breeds. Secondary causes of glaucoma include dislocation of the lens, inflammation, trauma and tumors. All of these factors can ...
MCM Completes Westwood Replacement Hospital - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
... MCM's Biggest Project Completed With Detailed Precision
STEINBACH, Manitoba, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Featuring design by a joint
venture of pei
Architects and Perkins & Will, Mid Canada Millwork has
completed millwork for a replacement hospital in Westwood, the Ronald
Reagan UCLA Medical Cente...
Four-legged Friends Connect Online at Dogster
...loves carrots, belongs to a group called "Beagles R Us" and is humbly described as "nice with large ears." Her roster of friends includes Tank, a Shar pei
in South Africa; a New York City golden retriever named Copper, and Beanie, a poodle living in Malaysia. Annie has a blog, an online journal, to share...
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Hybrid vehicle rebates produce scant environmental benefits, high cost
...ernments of the U.S. and 13 states, including Washington, Oregon, Illinois and Colorado, and five Canadian provinces, including B.C., Ontario, Quebec, pei
and Manitoba. The Canadian government offered hybrid rebates during 2007-2008.
Researchers used Canadian vehicle sales data over a 17-year period f...
NYU Langone Medical Center awarded NIH grants totaling $1,560,000
...robiome from these body sites and esophageal cancer.
Dr. Blaser and Dr. pei
lead two of only 15 teams selected in the United States to conduct pilot de... for science and chief scientific officer. "We congratulate Drs. Blaser and pei
as they continue to lead this frontier of medical research. The studies the...
Engineered pig stem cells bridge the mouse-human gap
...ty and efficacy trials in animal models, but the size, physiology and short lifespan of mice makes them less than ideal for these trials.
and colleagues turned to a better pre-clinical model: pigs. These large animals share a remarkably similar biology to humans, as evidenced by their al...
JCI online early table of contents: Jan. 19, 2009
... to be expressed more highly than in the corresponding noncancerous tissue. pei
Xiang Xing and colleagues, at Burnet Institute Incorporating Austin Researc... reducing Akt phosphorylation, and activating apoptosis
Burnet Institute Incorporating Austin Research Institute, Heide...
Algae from the ocean a sustainable energy source of the future
...nverted into such fuels as biodiesel, according to pei
and Yuan. Algae also have several environmentally-...luding not needing soil or fresh water to grow.
and Yuan plan to identify attributes of algae and ... harvesting equipment and oil extraction machines, pei
"This research aims to develop a cost-eff...
New UD technology removes viruses from drinking water
...ity to remove viruses--the smallest of the pathogens--from water supplies," pei
Chiu, an associate professor in UD's Department of Civil and Environmental ...ing together," Jin said, smiling. "In this project, we all need each other. pei
is the engineer and knows where we should put this step and how to scale it...
Whole genome fine map of rice completed
...ng differences among the grass family.
The Chinese Superhybrid Rice Genome Project, initiated by BGI in 2000, focused on the hybrid rice "Liang You pei
Jiu" as the basic research object. The hybrid was developed by the famous rice expert Yuan Longping. The goal of the project was to reveal the molecul...
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