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New Understanding of Retinoblastoma Proteins' Role in Cell Death and Cancer Progression

A review article published on the journal Oncotarget focusing on RB role in apoptosis provides a comprehensive overview on the role of RB proteins in the coordinated control of cell decisions.
2-Jul-2015 4:45 PM EDT

Malfunction in Cancer-Preventing NONO Protein Worsens Effects of UV Radiation

Researchers have uncovered a new molecular mechanism - a function of the NONO protein - whereby cells protect their genome from the detrimental effect of UV radiation and govern DNA replication in cellular mitosis. A recent study investigates what...
27-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

UV Radiations: NONO Helps to Mend the Damage

Researchers from the lab of Antonio Giordano, MD, PhD, Director and Founder of the Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA (, have uncovered a new molecular mechanism whereby...
30-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

An Appropriate Clinical Frame Is Required to Enhance the Value of Pre-Clinical Work

Once more, the multifactorial and heterogeneous nature of breast cancer fascinates researchers and is newly confirmed and re-interpreted in light of the results of a study entitled “Metformin and breast cancer: basic Knowledge in clinical...
12-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Breast Cancer: Anthropometric and Metabolic Dowels Integrate Metabolic Details and Contribute to an Increasingly Complex Puzzle

Once more, the multifactorial and heterogeneous nature of breast cancer fascinate researchers and is newly confirmed by the results of a study entitled “Anthropometric, metabolic and molecular determinants of human epidermal growth factor receptor...
13-Jan-2015 5:00 AM EST

Diffuse Gastric Cancer: A Key Tumor Suppressor Is Set Off the Nuclear Stage

A new molecular alteration, consisting in the subcellular delocalization of the well known tumor suppressor protein pRb2/p130, has been recently identified, adding up a new component in the complex molecular portrait that characterizes gastric...
6-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

National Italian American Foundation's Annual Gala Weekend in Washington DC Hosts the Medical Conference of the Sbarro Health Research Organization

he Sbarro Health Research Organization, Inc. (SHRO), in collaboration with the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), Temple University's College of Science and Technology and the Giovan Giacomo Giordano Foundation, will organize the medical...
20-Oct-2014 8:00 AM EDT

The Guardian of Genome and Targeted Therapies in Non Diabetic, HER2 Positive Breast Cancer Patients: Adding New Dowels to a Dated Puzzle

Research in breast cancer has lately allowed to characterize molecular features that have increasingly become the targets for novel therapeutic interventions. Trastuzumab has revolutionized the treatment of patients with HER2 positive breast cancer....
28-Jul-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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