We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Leukemia Cells Transform Into Non-cancerous Cells

News   Nov 13, 2019 | Original story from Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute (IJC)

 
Leukemia Cells Transform Into Non-cancerous Cells

Microscope image of type B leukemic cells (left) that turn into another cell type: macrophages (right). Credit: Manel Esteller

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Bacterial Vesicles May Protect Against HIV Spread

News

Nano-sized vesicles released by certain bacteria that inhabit the vagina may protect against HIV infection.

READ MORE

Tropical Flower Could Help Treat Pancreatic Cancer

News

Researchers have created three new molecules similar to Grandifloracin, a chemical found in the tropical plant Uvaria grandiflora, which grows in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines.

READ MORE

The Secret to a Long Life? For Worms, a Cellular Recycling Protein Is Key

News

Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute have shown that worms live longer lives if they produce excess levels of a protein, p62, which recognizes toxic cell proteins that are tagged for destruction. The discovery could help uncover treatments for age-related conditions, such as Alzheimer's disease, which are often caused by accumulation of misfolded proteins.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Cancer Research Cell Science Genomics Research

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE