Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

January 01, 2016
Sugar in western diets increases risk for breast cancer tumors and metastasis
The high amounts of dietary sugar in the typical western diet may increase the risk of breast cancer and metastasis to the lungs, according to a study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Three hits to fight lung cancer
A new study in mice has shown that cancers with KRAS-related gene mutations might benefit from a triple therapy with two experimental drugs plus radiation therapy.

Prions made in SISSA
At times, to understand something well, it is useful to rebuild it from scratch.

Astronomers find new way to measure the pull of gravity at the surface of distant stars
Researchers have found a new way to measure the pull of gravity at the surface of a star.
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