Latest News

Imprint of chemotherapy linked to inflammation in breast cancer survivors

Chemotherapy can leave a long-lasting epigenetic imprint in the DNA of breast cancer patients' blood cells. That imprint is associated with biological signs of inflammation up to six months after the completion of treatment, and many breast cancer survivors experience fatigue and other debilitating symptoms that persist months to years after their course of treatment has ended. Now researchers have found clues that may explain how these symptoms can linger.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Benefits of e-cigarettes outweigh harms, current evidence suggests

  • New mapping approach lets scientists zoom in and out as the brain processes sound

  • Insular cortex alterations in mouse models of autism

  • Political attitudes derive from body and mind: 'Negativity bias' explains difference between liberals and conservatives

  • Study of twins discovers gene mutation linked to short sleep duration

  • First grade reading suffers in segregated schools

  • How can Britain be made more creative?

  • Children and hot cars a cause for deadly concern

  • Monoamine oxidase A: Biomarker for postpartum depression

  • Effect of loud noises on brain revealed in study

  •