Pesticides and food: It’s not a black and white issue

Special 6-part series starting on

FIRST ARTICLE: Has pesticide use decreased over the last 40 years?

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Mutations in gene causes metabolic syndrome in Iranian families

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Genetic mutations causing an inherited form of the metabolic syndrome have been found, with implications for drug development across diabetes, ...

Genotyping lung cancer linked to better survival

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Genetic testing for personalized treatment of lung cancer was associated with improved survival, likely due to getting targeted kinase inhibitors ...

Gene linked to improved survival of pulmonary fibrosis

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The following is an edited excerpt. New research, released in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggests that a common ...

Magnetic tracer safe for stem cell therapies

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Cardiac stem cells and other cell-based therapies can be tracked to their destination by adding tiny magnetic particles visible on ...