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Newswise: Strip Steak: Bacterial Enzyme Removes Inflammation-Causing Meat Carbohydrates
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    23-Sep-2019 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 719313

Strip Steak: Bacterial Enzyme Removes Inflammation-Causing Meat Carbohydrates

University of California San Diego Health

When we eat red meat, the animal carbohydrate Neu5Gc is incorporated in our tissues, where it generates inflammation. UC San Diego researchers discovered how gut bacteria enzymes strip our cells of Neu5Gc, introducing the possibility of using the enzymes to reduce the risk of inflammatory diseases.

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19-Sep-2019 3:55 PM EDT
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    20-Sep-2019 2:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 719374

New Penn-Developed Vaccine Prevents Herpes in Mice, Guinea Pigs

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

A novel vaccine at Penn Medicine protected almost all animal subjects exposed to the herpes virus

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20-Sep-2019 1:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 719341

Senate Domestic, Foreign Funding Bills Recognize, but Fall Short of Needs for Critical Infectious Disease Responses

Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)

Spending bills released by Senate Appropriations Committee Wednesday demonstrate encouraging recognition of some of the most urgent health challenges threatening individual and public health at home and abroad. At the same time, the bills fall short of the comprehensive commitments necessary to fully effective responses.

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20-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 719285

Foods to avoid when you have the flu

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Kasey Vavrek, a registered dietitian at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, explains the worst and best foods when you have the flu.

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19-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT
Newswise: How to Successfully Recruit Minority Adolescents for STI/HIV Prevention Research

Article ID: 719272

How to Successfully Recruit Minority Adolescents for STI/HIV Prevention Research

University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Disparities in rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV between Black/African American and Hispanic/Latino adolescents and their white counterparts are well documented. Culturally and developmentally appropriate efforts targeted to help these youth establish healthy practices to lower their risk of sexually transmitted infections are warranted. However, such interventions present unique challenges in recruiting and retaining research participants.

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19-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Roswell Park Moving Unique Immunotherapy Platform Forward With $6.42 Million DoD Grant

Article ID: 719179

Roswell Park Moving Unique Immunotherapy Platform Forward With $6.42 Million DoD Grant

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

A team from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is moving a new three-part strategy for treating advanced cancers forward with support from a DoD grant that will fund a clinical trial in patients with brain-metastatic breast cancer.

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18-Sep-2019 10:40 AM EDT

Article ID: 719135

Adding Radiation After Immunotherapy Improves Survival Time for Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer

Yale Cancer Center

The results of a phase II clinical trial by Yale Cancer Center (YCC) researchers show adding high-dose radiation after immunotherapy stops working increases survival time for patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

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17-Sep-2019 3:55 PM EDT
Newswise: Radiation May Lower Potential for Side Effects of CAR T Therapy in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
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    17-Sep-2019 3:45 PM EDT

Article ID: 718718

Radiation May Lower Potential for Side Effects of CAR T Therapy in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Treating non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) patients with radiation therapy as an additional treatment while they wait for their CAR T cells to be manufactured may reduce the risk of CAR T therapy side effects once it is administered.

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10-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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