The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has awarded Ohio University scientists Shiyong Wu and Lingying Tong a five-year $1.7 million grant to advance research on a potential prevention and treatment for non-melanoma skin cancers.... NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
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Tackling homelessness among LGBTQ young adults in Tucson  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
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The cyclin-dependent kinase 4/6 (CDK4/6) kinase is dysregulated in melanoma, highlighting it as a potential therapeutic target. CDK4/6 inhibitors are being evaluated in trials for melanoma and additional cancers. While beneficial, resistance... more
Study suggests T. rex had an air conditioner in its head  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Tyrannosaurus rex, one of the largest meat-eating dinosaurs on the planet, had an air conditioner in its head, suggest scientists from the University of Missouri, Ohio... more
New $3.75 million grant to support second phase of Indiana Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
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'Protein mapping' approach reveals why metastatic melanoma patients do not respond to immunotherapy  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
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UA receives $1.4 million grant for a peer-support program to help sleep apnea patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
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FAU physician secures ERC Starting Grant of 1.5 million euros for cutting-edge research  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
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3 Brazilian groups win major science prize for eyesight work  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
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Scientists identify a potentially novel avenue to treat non-small cell lung cancers  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
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