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Biochemistry

Breast cancer medication risk

Beta-blockers linked to lower survival in some patientsCredit: Flinders University New research led by Flinders University has found a link between beta-blockers and survival outcomes in some breast cancer patients. Beta-blockers,

Mussels connect antibodies to treat cancer

Credit: Hyung Joon Cha (POSTECH) Antibody-based immunotherapy is one of treatment options for cancer immunotherapy by modulating our immune system with therapeutic antibodies. Among many strategies for cancer therapy, it has been

A red future for improving crop production?

Credit: Lawrence Atkin Researchers have found a way to engineer more efficient versions of the plant enzyme Rubisco by using a red-algae-like Rubisco from a bacterium. For 50 years scientists have striven to boost the activity of