Researchers have been able to coax human breast cancer cells to turn into fat cells in a new proof-of-concept study in mice.
To achieve this feat, the team exploited a weird pathway that metastasising cancer cells have; their results are just a first step, but it's a truly promising approach.
When you cut your finger, or when a foetus grows organs, the epithelium cells begin to look less like themselves, and more 'fluid' – changing into a type of stem cell called a mesenc...
Very few have a biography like that of Dr William Halsted often credited with founding modern American surgery. He was a professor of surgery at Johns Hopkins, and a lifelong drug addict.
Halsted was born in New York in 1852. He chose medicine out of fascination of secrets of the anatomy lab which drew him in, and he fell in love with the complex structures of the body’s interior and their arcane nomenclature.
Once Halsted became a doctor, he joined the New York Hospital. There he&rs...
Researchers at the Koch Institute have created a blueberry-sized capsule that can be used to administer oral insulin doses. It can replace the injections that people with type 2 diabetes should give up every day.
Insulin is a peptide hormone produced by the β-cells of the pancreas. This enables the body to regulate the amount of glucose in the blood.
The new capsule is made of a biodegradable polymer. The internal microneedles components are quite complex: compressed, freeze-dried ins...
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