therapeutic drugs

Nitric oxide-scavenging hydrogel developed for rheumatoid arthritis treatment

Nitric oxide (NO) prevents high blood pressure and artery plaque build-up in our body. However, its duplicity is shown when it causes serious inflammatory…

Researchers image atomic structure of important immune regulator

A new study by investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital provides a biophysical and structural assessment of a critical immune regulating protein called…

Nanocarriers may carry new hope for brain cancer therapy

Glioblastoma multiforme, a cancer of the brain also known as “octopus tumors” because of the manner in which the cancer cells extend their tendrils into…

Researcher finds potential new use for old drugs

Researchers discovered that simple modifications to the drug furamidine have a major impact on its ability to affect specific human proteins involved in the…