Tag: cancer

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Male Prostate Problems

In the battle to fight against male prostate problems scientist at Cancer Research UK have been able to identify a way to distinguish between benign and aggressive forms of prostrate cancer. Their work involves perfecting a simple urine test that would enhance treatment, which in turn would lead to unnecessary surgery, or radiation treatment. Doctor…

Structure of the LMNA protein

Accelerated Ageing.

Although human trials will be needed to develop the drug further it would appear that Researchers at Durham University doing research into Inherited Degenerative disorders caused by mutations in LMNA (common name Lamin A/C) gene have discovered a drug that will help DNA damaged by time repair its-self. “This is an important step to helping…

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Humble Cuppa to the Rescue

Are you a tea or coffee person, or maybe like me your both. whichever is your preferred cuppa it appears tea and coffee are the best things since sliced bread. why, well the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition have found a link during a study involving 500,000 individuals between the humble cuppa and…