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Brain tumor cells decimated by mitochondrial smart bomb
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Brain tumor cells decimated by mitochondrial smart bomb

30.3.2015: An experimental drug that attacks brain tumor tissue by crippling the cells' energy source called the mitochondria has passed early tests in animal models and human tissue cultures, say Houston Methodist scientists. Houston Methodist Kenneth R. Peak Brain & Pituitary Tumor Center Director David S. Baskin, M.D., and Peak Center Head of Research Martyn Sharpe, Ph.D. designed a drug called MP-MUS that destroyed 90 to 95 percent of malignant glioma cells ...

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Fertilizer and fuel: Nitrogen-fixing enzyme also produces hydrocarbons
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9.2.2015: Plants need nitrogen and carbon to grow. Photosynthesis allows them to take in the latter directly from the air, but they have to procure nitrogen through their roots in the form of organic molecules...

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