cellular therapies

Red wine compound ‘can give a boost to breast cancer treatment’

February 15th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that resveratrol - a compound found in red wine - when combined with rapamycin can have a tumor-suppressing effect on breast cancer cells that are ... Read more...

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Stem cells could save lives in lung damage

June 19th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 19 (IANS) For the first time, Australian researchers have found a type of stem cell that could prove crucial in reducing injury and scarring in the lung and even generate ... Read more...

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Indian institute’s unique cancer therapy goes to Malaysia

March 9th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) After successfully treating hundreds of cancer patients in India, a Noida-based institute has now accepted an offer from Malaysia to provide targeted "dendritic ... Read more...

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Scientists guide stem cells to damaged tissue using nanomagnets

August 18th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): University College London scientists have shown that it is possible to guide stem cells to sites of cardiovascular injury using microscopic magnetic particles, in a new method designed ... Read more...

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