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Breast Cancer Breakthrough: Study Finds Trigger Spreading Tumour, Halting it Stems Growth

Once breast cancer is diagnosed, it is a painful rush from pillar to the post for patients and relatives. The Edinburgh University scientists have succeeded in finding a revolutionary approach to stem the growth of the tumour by targeting the disease’s trigger itself. In their lab experiments, researchers have found that blocking the signals in mice with breast cancer can ...

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Biological Clock Clue in DNA Change Helps to Predict Lifespan: Study

Do you look younger than your biological age? Then you have chances of living longer than others whose looks show them older than their actual age. Scientists have identified a biological clock that could help predict your lifespan based on chemical changes in your DNA. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh studied chemical changes to DNA to know an individual’s ...

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