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December 13, 2018

New Cancer Immunotherapy Approach Turns Immune Cells into Tiny Anti-Tumor Drug Factories

In lab and mouse experiments, UC San Diego School of Medicine researchers developed a method to leverage B cells to manufacture and secrete tumor-suppressing microRNAs. Cancer […]
December 13, 2018

Multiple sclerosis mood swings: Causes and treatments

Multiple sclerosis affects the nerves in the body and may also affect mood. Learn more about the causes of multiple sclerosis mood swings, and the best […]
December 13, 2018

Finding and Treating the Young Hepatitis C Patient

How the opioid epidemic and high drug prices have brought the hepatitis C burden onto a younger population in 2018. Deaths per persons in the United […]
December 13, 2018

Increased Risk for Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss in RA

Data show that patients with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk for sudden sensorineural hearing loss. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have an increased risk for sudden sensorineural […]
December 13, 2018

Effective Treatment of Psoriasis May Lead to Reversal of Alexithymia

Alexithymia reversal was higher in patients who achieved control of their psoriasis, and reversal was associated with significant improvements in quality of life, anxiety, and depression. […]
December 12, 2018

Immunotherapy combination and chemotherapy show encouraging results in Phase II acute myeloid leukemia study

A triple therapy combining two immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICPIs) with the standard-of-care chemotherapy, a hypomethylating agent called azacitidine, has shown promising results for treatment of relapsed […]
December 12, 2018

hMSCs May Fight Inflammatory Diseases Like Multiple Sclerosis

Read about a study suggesting that human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs) may be used as a therapy to treat inflammatory diseases like MS. Human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs), […]