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February 17, 2011

 

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Cancer Cells And Chemotherapy

Learn about how chemotherapy drugs work to fight cancer.

November 11, 2010

 

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Cigarette Packages To Get Gory

Cigarette packages are about to become more graphic.

October 13, 2010

 

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Health Issue: The Size Of Your Waist

Are you concerned about your weight? Well, researchers believe you should also worry about the size of your waist.

October 10, 2010

 

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Early Cancer Detection with a Cheek Swab

Researchers are developing a new way to detect cancer using a simple cheek swab.

August 30, 2010

 

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Surprise! Nano Trojan Horse May Help Fight Cancer

Scientists at MIT look to nanoparticles to drastically improve immune-cell therapy.

July 16, 2010

 

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Improved Radiotherapy Zeros In On ‘Cold Spots’

Scientists hope a new cancer fighting method will reduce side effects of radiotherapy.

July 16, 2010

 

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What You Need To Know About Third-Hand Smoke

You've heard of first-hand and second-hand smoke but what do you know about third-hand smoke? Find out on A Moment of Science.

April 26, 2010

 

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Which Is Worse: Cigarettes, Pipe, Or Cigars?

Smoking a pipe or cigar may seem less harmful compared to cigarettes however, it is still a very dangerous habit.

April 2, 2010

 

This structure represents a dehydrogenase enzyme from the bacteria Colwellia psychrerythraea. The enzyme is capable of generating harmful reactive oxygen species and has been implicated in neurodegeneration, ischemia-reperfusion, cancer and several other disorders.

Your Genetic Cookbook: How Cells And Viruses Work

Have you ever gotten a virus and wondered how your body was fighting it off?

December 16, 2009

 

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Dinosaur Cancer

Find out which specific type of dinosaur suffered from cancer.

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