Can we defeat breast cancer by using the properties of already available medications?

70% of breast cancers are estrogen receptor α (ERα)-positive. ERα is the antenna that senses the ovarian hormone...

Fanteca Project: Student-led study of opiates and overdose in NYC

To address overdoses in NYC, it is important to know how many people are at risk, how many have had non-fatal...

What personal qualities and situational factors enable someone rise to leadership in disaster?

When Zachary Dearing sought refuge from Hurricane Harvey, he didn’t expect to be managing a storm shelter. He...

Into the deep: assessing previously unexplored Coral Reefs from the mesophotic zone

Artisanal fishermen from the island of Guanaja in the Caribbean coast of Honduras, are known for targeting species...

Quantifying the difference between brain maps of humans and animal models to improve drug development

The drug industry spends billions annually on brain diseases. But, 94% of neurological drugs that appear safe...

Targeting the Rest of Your Genome to Detect Glioblastoma

The treatments available for glioblastoma multiform (GBM) patients provide a minimal survival benefit, and novel...

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