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Twin radiation blasts that curb prostate cancer could prolong thousands of lives 

Twin radiation blasts that curb prostate cancer could prolong thousands of lives Treatment blasts prostate externally with radiation and internally with drugs Trial led by Queen’s University Belfast has already been tested on 28 sufferers It has paved the way for a larger trial of 1,500 men to be conducted next year By Ben Spencer… Read More »

Zika biomarkers in blood could lead to prenatal screening for birth defects

The highest risk of birth defects is from Zika virus infection during the first and second trimester, USC researcher says USC researchers have identified biomarkers associated with severe birth defects in babies born to women infected with the Zika virus. The discovery could lead to screening tests and a better understanding about how the infection… Read More »