Pediatric cancers share stalled gene-managing enzyme

MADISON - A wildly out-of-place protein leads to haywire cells in a particularly troublesome type of rare early childhood cancer, according to University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers. Found in the base of the brain, posterior fossa…

To make mini-organs grow faster, give them a…

Study finds that compressing cells, and crowding their contents, can coax them to grow and divide. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The closer people are physically to one another, the higher the chance for exchange, of things like…

Age does not contribute to COVID-19 susceptibility

(Searearchsea)--Scientists have estimated that the age of an individual does not indicate how likely they are to be infected by SARS-CoV-2. However, development of symptoms, progression of the disease, and mortality are age-dependent. The age…