Stories with the tag: Cancer Research
The Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon, are joining forces to answer some of the world’s most complex biomedical questions.
Release Date: 5/6/2015
PNNL has been recognized for commercializing technologies or processes that can store large amounts of renewable energy until it’s needed, fight cancer and detect explosives.
Release Date: 12/20/2012
Black women make up a larger percentage of the Army than they do the general population, and are more likely to be diagnosed with hard-to-treat breast cancer than their fellow white soldiers.
Release Date: 5/16/2012
A new technique that searches blood for the tiniest remnants of broken down proteins has revealed new information about how cells crank up cancer activators called proteases that help cancer spread.
Release Date: 10/18/2010
Honeycombed particles of functionalized mesoporous silica filled with anti-cancer antibodies act like time-release capsules at tumor site in mice.
Release Date: 5/21/2010
Six researchers at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Release Date: 12/17/2009
PNNL scientists have discovered that a protein involved in regulating cell growth actually oscillates between two major parts of a cell and captured these never-before-seen movements in time-lapsed video. This discovery will enable enhancements to mathematical models to make better predictions about how breast cells will respond to changes in their environment, such as the presence of growth factors or cancer drugs.
Release Date: 12/1/2009
Molecular science research critical to DOE’s energy mission, EMSL director Allison Campbell testifies to House subcommittee on Energy and Environment.
Release Date: 9/10/2009
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is one of Washington state's top companies in biotechnology and high-tech, according to the latest rankings from Washington CEO magazine.
Release Date: 3/3/2008
The Pacific Northwest's leading scientific research institutions have launched a website devoted to sharing research news from the region's science universities, institutes and national laboratory.
Release Date: 1/24/2008