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New model mimics human tumors for accurate testing of cancer drugs

6 monthes ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Researchers have genetically engineered a new laboratory model that enables accurate testing of anti-cancer drugs by mimicking the complexity of human cancers. Using this advanced model, researchers will be able to discover the safest and most effective ways to use promising drugs called MCL-1 inhibitors in the clinic.
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Researchers examine potential effects of Brexit on 'Sugar Tax' and CHD

6 monthes ago   |   By News Medical

A new study published in Public Health Nutrition examines the potential effects of Brexit on the 'Sugar Tax' and coronary heart disease in England.
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Researchers show effectiveness of new noninvasive blood glucose test

6 monthes ago   |   By ScienceDaily

For those living with diabetes, monitoring blood glucose accurately is necessary to prevent diabetes-related complications. Researchers recently evaluated the accuracy of new technology to monitor blood glucose levels without needles or a finger prick. Early results show that the noninvasive technology measures blood glucose levels as effectively as a finger prick test - without drawing blood.
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