An illustration of cancer spreading via metastasis which new mechanobiological research seeks to inhibit. Source: Jane Hurd, National Cancer Institute, Wikimedia Commons Cancer metastasis might soon meet its match if new cervical cancer research from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) can be generalized to multiple […]

Protein structure of a human CD4 receptor. Source: European Bioinformatics Institute.   While the ultimate cure or prevention strategy for HIV is still in the works, researchers continue to develop partial solutions to different aspects of the disease. These partial solutions include post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and highly active antiretroviral […]