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First patient-derived organoid model for cervical cancer

Researchers from the group of Hans Clevers (Hubrecht Institute) developed the first patient-derived organoid model for cervical cancer. They also modeled the healthy human cervix using organoids. In close collaboration with the UMC Utrecht, Princess Máxima Center and the Netherlands Cancer Institute, the researchers used the organoid-based platform to study sexually transmitted infections for a […]

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Genes and immune cells predict immunotherapy success in bladder cancer

Sets of genes associated with resistance to immunotherapy in patients with metastatic urothelial cancer of the bladder have been identified and validated by researchers at Mount Sinai. In a study published in Clinical Cancer Research, the team uncovered gene signatures representing adaptive immunity and pro-tumorigenic inflammation that were responsible for sensitivity or resistance to immune […]

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Your Midheaven Sign Can Determine Your Professional Success

As ardent followers of the practice know, there's so much more to astrology than understanding your sun and rising signs. Ready to go deeper into understanding astrology? It's time to get into the nitty-gritty of your chart. Your midheaven sign, also known as the Medium Coeli, or MC, is different than other aspects of your chart […]