Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine (10 News)

How does passive smoking induce tumor growth?

Apr 24, 2017 10:00 am
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The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that every year 600,000 deaths are caused by passive smoking worldwide and, in Austria alone, two or thr...

New drug For Treating Mesothelioma.

Apr 9, 2017 1:00 pm
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Pembrolizumab, an antibody drug already used to treat other forms of cancer, can be effective in the treatment of the most common form of mesothelioma...

Mutations Related to Treatment-Resistant Lung Cancer.

Apr 8, 2017 2:00 pm
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Study finds that acquired resistance mechanisms to targeted therapies often changed over time and that some patients demonstrated simultaneous genetic...

diagnosing the recurrence of cancer months before CT scans

Apr 6, 2017 11:00 am
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Lung cancer is known for its aggressive nature and ability to spread throughout a patient's body. Cancer cells that enter the blood stream are ...

New Use of an Old Target to Overcome Tuberculosis Resistance

Apr 5, 2017 3:00 pm
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In strains of tuberculosis that have developed drug resistance mutations, researchers have identified a secondary pathway that can be activated to rei...

Another score for stem cell therapy.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 pm
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A new study has found that stem cell therapy can reduce lung inflammation in an animal model of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and cysti...

How Lungs Act Like A Backup for Bone Marrow?

Mar 30, 2017 7:00 pm
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Using video microscopy in the living mouse lung, UC San Francisco scientists have revealed that the lungs play a previously unrecognized role in blood...

Treating Asthma by Removing its Cause from the Blood

Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
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Allergies are the commonest cause of asthma. The immune system over-reacts to harmless substances such as birch or grass pollen, for example, forming ...

Ants help Scientists to Find antibiotic That Beats MRSA

Feb 23, 2017 5:00 pm
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A new antibiotic, produced by bacteria found on a species of African ant, is very potent against antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs' like MRSA ac...

Researchers Describe How Air Pollution Cause Allergic Reactions

Dec 26, 2016 11:00 am
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Scientists at the Immunology Frontier Research Center (IFReC) at Osaka University, Japan, have pinpointed specific molecular events that could explain...