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Interim analysis of anti-cancer vaccine, BiovaxID, to be conducted
...e is effective and the risk-benefit of BiovaxID in defeating
NHL will be proven. Our follow-up data, which was generated during the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Phase 2 Clinical Trial, is now 10 years mature and our initial Phase 3 Clinical Trial patients will be 7 years mature at the data lock scheduled f...
Researchers examine carbon capture and storage to combat global warming
...is that leakage would lead to more global warming, defeating
the purpose of storage in the first place. ''People think, it would have been sort of sad going through all this trouble,'' said Tony Kovscek, associate professor of energy resources engineering and a researcher on a GCEP project on carbon sequestr...
Jefferson scientists find rabies-based vaccine could be effective against HIV
..., a relentless, ancient scourge, may hold a key to defeating
another implacable foe: HIV. Scientists at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia have used a drastically weakened rabies virus to ferry HIV-related proteins into animals, in essence, vaccinating them against an AIDS-like disease. The early eviden...
Evolution and the workaround
...round lethal stresses suggests that drugs aimed at defeating
this process might be particularly effective against pathogens and cancers adept at rapid drug resistance, the researchers say. To stay alive, you have to be both sturdy and flexible. The Stowers researchers look to these evolved yeast strains for...
Unusual antibiotics show promise against deadly 'superbugs'
...mists at University of Notre Dame shows promise in defeating
deadly "superbugs" highly drug-resistant staph bacteria that are an increasing source of hospital-based infections. The novel antibiotics, which could some day save lives, were described today at the 230th national meeting of the American Chemical S...
Six reporters reach the 'Pinnacle of Excellence'
....L.C. WASHINGTON, DC - A series on killer germs defeating
antibiotics, the dramatization of how Polynesians ...ries, "The New Plague," about how killer germs are defeating
antibiotics. Nutt's presentation of the scientific information advanced the issue in terms of analys...