Latest News

New insights into neuroblastoma tumor suppressor may provide clues for improved treatment

Loss of a gene required for stem cells in the brain to turn into neurons may underlie the most severe forms of neuroblastoma, a deadly childhood cancer of the nervous system, according to a new study. The findings also provide clues about how to improve the treatment of this often-incurable tumor.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • How does the human brain tackle problems it did not evolve to solve?

  • Patient perceptions of physician compassion measured

  • Reviving drugs with anti-stroke potential, minus side effects

  • Intimate partners with low self-esteem stay in unhappy relationships

  • New compounds protect nervous system from the structural damage characteristic of multiple sclerosis

  • Shake it off? Not so easy for people with depression, new brain research suggests

  • Introverts prefer mountains

  • Research of plain wren duets could help further understand fundamentals of conversation

  • Protein pathway involved in brain tumor stem cell growth identified

  • Altering perception of feeding state may promote healthy aging

  •