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Gold Nanoparticle Delivery of MicroRNA Impairs Metastasis in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Weill Cornell Medicine researchers have shown that giving mice with triple-negative breast cancer therapeutic microRNA (miRNA) in a protective gold nanoparticle results in significantly less spreading of cancer to the lung. Triple-negative breast cancer is a highly aggressive, difficult-to-treat form of the disease, with a high rate of metastatic recurrence. miR-708 is a non-coding microRNA… Read More »

'We made his last days as special as we could' – RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey on losing her dad to cancer

Nuala Carey at Bloom Nuala Carey at Bloom ‘We made his last days as special as we could’ – RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey on losing her dad to cancer Independent.ie RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey has appealed to the public to raise funds for cancer after he dad Maurice died last year of pancreatic… Read More »