Tag: "sabotage" at medical news
Keck Foundation funds research to repair the injured spinal cord
...ies. Two studies will focus onprocesses that would sabotage
spinal cord transplants if precautionary measureswere not taken. Choi will study excitotoxicity, a process that quickly killsnerve cells by overstimulating them with chemicals they normally respond to."Our preliminary research suggests that nerve cel...
Newly discovered pathway might help in design of cancer drugs
...ohns Hopkins chemists have discovered a new way to sabotage
DNA's ability to reproduce, a finding that could eventually lead to the development of new anti-cancer drugs and therapies. The method could enable future doctors to target treatment more precisely, rather than directing chemotherapeutic medication o...