Use of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) has been lauded as an incredible therapeutic alternative for tumors, pain and other conditions. Dr. Arik Hananel discusses this non-invasive technique
Monthly Archives: August 2016
Insights in translational cancer research hold the key to the therapeutic progress in oncology. As a new cross-journal article collection on Translational Oncology is launched by BMC Medicine, we reflect on current trends in this field, including tumor heterogeneity, liquid biopsies, and immunotherapy.
It is thought that performing medical research in Antarctica can improve our understanding of human health. With disease in mind, various conditions can be better understood when studying the body under unusual environmental conditions. Recently, results from Prof Yevhen Moiseyenko and team were published in The EPMA journal that suggest Antarctica is the ideal location to study various health conditions impacted by environmental factors. Here, Dr. Rostyslav Bubnov discusses their research in this Q&A.
Today Frederic Blanc, Ian McKeith and colleagues publish research in Alzheimer’s Research & Therapy identifying a biomarker of dementia with Lewy bodies. In this blog, they explain more about what this disease is and what their results show.