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Understanding brain tumors in children

Hereditary genetic defect destabilizes protein production This is a combined press release between EMBL, the Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg and the German Cancer Consortium. Medulloblastomas are among the most common malignant…

Targeting a transporter to treat SHH medulloblastoma

Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have identified a novel target for a type of pediatric brain tumorCredit: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Investigators at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have found that…

Millions for cancer research

Credit: Blankenstein Lab, MDC The European Research Council (ERC) has announced it will support Professor Thomas Blankenstein to the tune of €2.5 million over five years. This year the ERC is awarding Advanced Grants to a total…

Executive function in women post-menopause

A new study underscores the importance of considering psychological state during medical procedures. AURORA, Colo. (March 26, 2020) - Assessing adverse childhood experiences and current anxiety and depression symptoms may help ease…