Challenging long-held theories of Alzheimer’s disease progression impacts future treatment options

Macquarie University dementia researchers have harnessed a system previously used for cancer research in a major discovery that debunks previous thinking on Alzheimer’s Disease development. The discovery will allow researchers to observe and analyze the life cycle of individual brain cells over time, including their response to potential new drug treatments. The new findings reveal […]

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IUD saving fertility for women with cancer

A common intrauterine device (IUD) could help preserve fertility and reduce the need for hysterectomies for women suffering endometrial cancer, according to University of Queensland research. UQ’s Professor Andreas Obermair, from the Queensland Centre for Gynecological Cancer Research, said his team had just completed the feMMe study—a phase II randomized trial with 165 endometrial cancer […]

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