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Personalized cell therapy combination achieves complete remission in CLL patients
Combining the kinase inhibitor ibrutinib with an investigational personalized cellular therapy known as CTL119 can lead to complete remission in patients with high-risk chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), according to new research.
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Antibiotic breakthrough: Team discovers how to overcome gram-negative bacterial defenses
Researchers have found a way to penetrate the cell wall of gram-negative bacteria, overcoming a major barrier to the development of new broad-spectrum antibiotics.
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Sperm Loaded with Drugs Could Target Gynecological Cancers
Fitting sperm cells with a steering mechanism offers a new way to target treatments.
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Scientists Reverse Sickle Cell Disease for the First Time Using Gene Therapy
A new gene therapy technique has been used to successfully reverse sickle cell disease for the first time, scientists report.
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Some aging treatments shown to have opposite effects on males and females
Research in flies and mice supports USC researcher’s theory that the sexes age differently.
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Treatment reverses aging in brains of rats

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Treatment reverses aging in brains of rats
The aging processes in brain cells that are thought to underlie cognitive decline may be reversible, according to research published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers believe they have found a way to regenerate the fibers that receive neural impulses.
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