A leading cancer research professor has said cancer cells can ‘choke on iron’ after he and his team discovered ways of supporting treatment of pancreatic cancer by obtaining new compounds linked to iron metabolism.
An international team of scientists, including researchers from the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Warsaw, has identified a new factor that may contribute to the application of a new therapeutic strategy in the fight against obesity, the University of Warsaw reports on its website
Mushroom poisoning or paracetamol overdose can lead to acute liver failure, in which a transplant is the only option. But research conducted by a Polish researcher in Israel shows that the development of such acute failure may be needlessly driven by the host's immune system and intestinal bacteria. And perhaps this reaction can be stopped.