Last Updated: Sunday, December 08, 2013, 16:59
A new research has discovered a biological mechanism that allows brain tumor cells to escape from the drugs designed to target them, resulting in drug resistance.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 14:03
Researchers have found genetic and cell biological evidence linking autophagy to resistance to the parasite, which kills the effects of anti-malarial drugs.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 20:09
With drug resistance threatening the battle against kala azar, which afflicts 350 million in 88 countries, a group of Indian scientists has taken a giant step to develop a potential therapy by using tiny molecules present in the body.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 17:28
An international team has identified a highly promising new anti-tuberculosis compound that attacks the tuberculosis (TB) bacterium in two different ways.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 14:56
Duke Cancer Institute researchers on a seven-year quest to understand how breast cancer cells resist treatment with the targeted therapy lapatinib have found a previously unknown molecular network that regulates cell death.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 14:25
University of Southampton biological scientists are leading a major research project aimed at making drugs more effective.
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The number of people who caught tuberculosis last year inched downward according to an estimate by the World Health Organization.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 18:49
A low-cost drug, which is widely used as a pain killer in developing countries, can kill drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) -- a feat few currently approved TB drugs can accomplish, say researchers.