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Rhodosorus marinus: A Neuro-Soothing Agent

In the study, TRPV1 receptor modulation in response to neuroinflammation induced by a pro-inflammatory stimulus performed on normal human astrocytes (NHA), and the neuro-soothing activity of Rhodosorus marinus was investigated.

Gaining Profound Insight Into Viral Infections

A new bioinformatics analysis method developed at the Department of Virology of Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (JMU) in Germany has provided us with new information regarding viral infections. The method, published in the Nature Methods, used to demonstrate that virus-infected cells produce far more infection-related proteins and peptides than previously thought.

 

Racial Disparities in the End-of-Life Care for Hematologic Cancers

A new study, presented at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition in Atlanta, has shown that patients with hematologic malignancies received more aggressive care at the end of life than patients with solid tumors. 

In addition, racial minorities with hematologic malignancies had lower rates of advance directive documentation and received significantly more aggressive care at the end of life than white individuals with blood cancers.