29 November 2010

Advances to improve understanding of neuroendocrine tumors

The register reveals previously unpublished data on the epidemiology, clinical practices and prognosis of neuroendocrine gastroenteropancreatic tumors in Spain, and provides information to improve understanding of regional disparities in the incidence of tumours, patterns of care and survival in thi
24 November 2010

A cell membrane protein causes metastasis in a severe childhood cancer

The work, published in the latest issue of the journal Molecular Cancer Research American, links the caveolin-1, a protein in the membrane of cells, with metastatic Ewing sarcoma. This is a very aggressive disease characterized by early metastases, which mainly affects children and youth people.
09 November 2010

The response of monetary gain or loss is determined by brain structure

The reason for these individual differences is in the connections of a specific brain area, according to a study recently published in The Journal of Neuroscience.
04 November 2010

New data validate effectiveness of a new treatment for leukaemia

AICAR is the first therapeutic molecule against cancer patented by a Spanish public centre that has reached the clinical trial stage.
04 November 2010

Manel Esteller interviewed in Science Magazine

Science magazine

publishes this week in its Science Careers supplement an