Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

April 20, 2003
Baylor researchers show way to diabetes cure with gene therapy
A gene therapy developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine has apparently cured diabetes in mice by inducing cells in the liver to become beta cells that produce insulin and three other hormones.

Rutgers researcher discovers melanoma causing gene
Rutgers Associate Professor Suzie Chen has discovered a gene responsible for melanoma, the most aggressive form of malignant skin cancer.
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