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February 19, 2019

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February 19, 2019

Suspicious Spots on the Lungs Do Not Behave Like Metastases of Rhabdomyosarcoma

Feb. 14, 2019 — Small spots on CT scans of the lungs of children with muscle cancer do not have an adverse effect on survival according to an international research team. This conclusion has direct consequences for ... read more

Feb. 8, 2019 — Researchers have used human embryonic stem cells to create a new model system that allows them to study the initiation and progression of small cell lung cancer (SCLC). The study reveals the distinct ... read more

How Lung Tissue Forms Immune Cell Hubs in Times of Need

Feb. 5, 2019 — Research uncovers how lung tissue is remodelled to support an immune response to influenza. The findings hold promise for broader immunisation against flu and the development of new therapeutic ... read more

New Clues Discovered to Lung Transplant Rejection

Feb. 4, 2019 — Researchers have discovered clues to a particularly deadly form of rejection that can follow lung transplantation. Called antibody-mediated rejection, the condition remains impervious to available ... read more

Researchers Breathe New Life Into COPD Research Using Mouse Models

Jan. 31, 2019 — Researchers revealed that the immune cells basophils caused emphysema in mice with COPD-like features induced by intranasal administration of elastase. They showed that basophils, previously linked ... read more

Tumors Backfire on Chemotherapy

Jan. 1, 2019 — Chemotherapy is an effective treatment for breast cancer, yet some patients develop metastasis in spite of it. Researchers have now discovered that chemotherapy-treated mammary tumors produce small ... read more

Breast Cancer Drugs Could Help Treat Resistant Lung Cancers

Dec. 26, 2018 — A class of drugs used to treat certain breast cancers could help to tackle lung cancers that have become resistant to targeted therapies, a new study suggests. The research found that lung tumors in ... read more

Experimental Findings Support a Connection Between Mucins in the Lung and Pulmonary Fibrosis

Dec. 18, 2018 — A team of investigators has identified a connection between mucus in the small airways and pulmonary ... read more

Vaccine Using Microneedle Patch With RSV Virus, Immune-Stimulating Compound Is Effective Against RSV

Dec. 17, 2018 — Skin vaccination using a microneedle patch that contains the inactivated respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and a compound that stimulates immune responses to the virus has been found to enhance ... read more

Study Affirms Geographic Discrimination in Allocating Lungs for Transplant

Dec. 17, 2018 — Results of a medical records study of more than 7,000 patients awaiting a lung transplant in the United States affirm the basis of a court filing in 2017 that called the organ allocation system ... read more

Developing Brains of Premature Babies Benefit from Caffeine Therapy

Dec. 12, 2018 — New research shows early caffeine treatment of premature babies born less than 29 weeks' gestation has no long-term negative effects on brain ... read more

Dec. 6, 2018 — Researchers have identified a key mechanism of lung inflammation induced by silica exposure, which leads to silicosis, an incurable disease. Their study in mice and patients shows that this ... read more

Dec. 5, 2018 — Using a mouse model of influenza and experiments that included parabiosis, researchers definitively showed that lung-resident memory B cells establish themselves in the lung soon after influenza ... read more

Dec. 5, 2018 — Although active uranium mining in New Mexico has ceased, rates of cardiovascular and metabolic disease remain high in the population residing close to mines within the Navajo Nation. According to a ... read more

How Hantaviruses Infect Lung Cells

Nov. 23, 2018 — Hantaviruses cause severe and sometimes fatal respiratory infections, but how they infect lung cells has been a mystery. Researchers report that hantaviruses gain entry to lung cells by ... read more

Proposed Cancer Treatment May Boost Lung Cancer Stem Cells, Study Warns

Nov. 20, 2018 — Epigenetic therapies -- targeting enzymes that alter what genes are turned on or off in a cell -- are of growing interest in the cancer field as a way of making a cancer less aggressive or less ... read more

Hypertonic Saline May Help Babies With Cystic Fibrosis Breathe Better

Nov. 9, 2018 — Babies with cystic fibrosis may breathe better by inhaling hypertonic saline, according to a randomized controlled trial conducted in ... read more

Oct. 30, 2018 — Researchers have shown that the regions in the United States where pathogenic mycobacteria are most prevalent in showerheads are the same regions where nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) lung ... read more

Drugs' Side Effects in Lungs 'More Widespread Than Thought'

Oct. 29, 2018 — A systematic review of research has revealed that the toxic effects on the lung of drugs commonly taken to treat a range of common conditions is much more widespread than ... read more

Air Pollution Leads to Millions of ER Visits for Asthma Attacks Worldwide

Oct. 25, 2018 — Nine to 33 million visits to the emergency room (ER) for asthma worldwide may be triggered by breathing in air polluted by ozone or fine particulate matter -- pollutants that can enter the ... read more

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