Oncology researchers have discovered that an abnormal fused gene that drives pediatric brain tumors poses a triple threat, operating simultaneously through three distinct biological mechanisms—the first such example in cancer biology.
A brain link to autism: Scientists find neurotransmitter that ties in with disorder's behavior
Although our chromosomes are relatively stable within our lifetimes, the genetic material found in our mitochondria is highly variable across individuals and may impact upon human health, say researchers at the University .
Continued smoking after MS diagnosis associated with accelerated disease progression
To Revert Breast Cancer Cells, Give Them the Squeeze. Researchers at the UC Berkeley and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have put the squeeze — literally — on malignant mammary cells to guide them back into a normal growth pattern.