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Stealth Virus for Cancer Therapy

Scientists have redesigned an adenovirus for use in cancer therapy. To achieve this they developed a new protein shield that hides the virus and protects it from being eliminated. Adapters on the surface of the virus enable the reconstructed virus to specifically infect tumor cells.

Insights of rare diseases by Epigenetic alteration of a vitamin B12 gene

An international research team led by scientists at the University of Lorraine in France along with McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center (RI-MUHC) in Canada discovered a new cause of a rare condition known as cblC , that they named "epi-cblC" . Patients who have  cblC  are not able to process vitamin B 12 *, leading to severe health problems.