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Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists have identified an enzyme involved in the regulation...
- Posted April 14, 2014
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A study published in the April 9, 2014, online issue of Neurology, the medical...
- Posted April 11, 2014
Circumcision May Cut Risk of Developing Prostate Cancer
New research indicates circumcision may significantly reduce a man’s risk of developing prostate cancer....
- Posted April 9, 2014
New Research Identifies Compound that Can Prevent Bone Destruction
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- Posted April 4, 2014
Cancer Protein Linked to Cell Migration and Metastasis
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- Posted December 5, 2013
Too Many Pap Tests Continue in Low Risk Women, Despite Risks of Unnecessary Treatments
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- Posted November 26, 2013
New Study Reviews Why HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Low
Despite that the HPV vaccine can prevent cervical and other types of cancer, vaccination...
- Posted November 25, 2013