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Research uncovers how to target dormant breast cancer cells

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Their research, published in the journal Cancer Discovery , reveals the role of epigenetics in controlling how cancer cells can become dormant – and suggests a strategy to target it before the cells wake up. They also found that in people with low expression of these enzymes, their cancer had a lower risk of coming back years later.

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Meet the Researcher: Stefano Gullà, Kling Biotherapeutics

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MT: What drug discovery breakthrough has been most impactful to your research? The post Meet the Researcher: Stefano Gullà, Kling Biotherapeutics appeared first on Drug Discovery World (DDW). More importantly, we should consider the patient’s perspective to maximise safety and efficacy and minimise discomfort.

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Research reveals an immune cell that can kill all cancers

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Researchers in the US have discovered that a type of immune cell in the human body known to be important for allergy and other immune responses can also attack cancer. In previous research focused on mouse cells, ILC2s had not consistently shown promise when tested for their cancer-killing abilities.

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UK dementia research gets £49.9 million funding boost

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Head of clinical trials at the University College London (UCL) Dementia Research Centre, Dr Cath Mummery, has been announced as the Director of a new network of dementia trial sites across the country. The post UK dementia research gets £49.9 The UK government has authorised £49.9 ($63.4)

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Deliver Fast, Flexible Clinical Trial Insights with Spotfire

Clinical research has entered a new era, one that requires real-time analytics and visualization to allow trial leaders to work collaboratively and to develop, at the click of a mouse, deep insights that enable proactive study management.

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UK university partnership wins £1.8m for drug discovery research

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The Engineering Biology Mission Award was given by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). The research team will focus its efforts on two of these challenges: the identification of cellular production bottlenecks and cellular stresses; and the membrane environment that surround the proteins. The post UK university partnership wins £1.8m

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Breakthroughs in oncology research and drug discovery

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Download this exclusive eBook to learn more about: The opportunities and advances in cancer research Why liquid biopsies are important in precision medicine trials for cancer How genetic tuning will transform the reach for CAR-T therapies The latest developments in breast cancer therapy The post Breakthroughs in oncology research and drug discovery (..)

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