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Mich. professor makes an unexpected discovery

...experiment produced mice that lacked mammary tumors and instead showed signs of salivary gland...published a study showing that salivary gland tumors in those mice were shrunk by a drug already...frequently we find that the study of these tumors is important. It might open a broader...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031811/sta_801376271.shtml
News
All that flying was for a good cause

...benefit sufferers of neurofibromatosis, a disease that causes tumors to grow inside and outside the body. For young Kenny Loken...and for the past three years doctors have had to remove the tumors so they don't damage his brain. Kenny returned from a 6 1...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122100/Ope_Let3.html
Opinion
Marijuana ingredient may fight brain cancer

...cells into the brains of rats to produce tumors. Untreated rats died within 18 days...the main active component in marijuana. Tumors disappeared in three animals, and nine...Dr. Rolf Barth, who studies brain tumors at Ohio State University, called the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Bre_news.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...cells into the brains of rats to produce tumors. Untreated rats died within 18 days...the main active component in marijuana. Tumors disappeared in three animals, and nine...Dr. Rolf Barth, who studies brain tumors at Ohio State University, called the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Bre_news.shtml
Healing the mind to mend the body

...works, how billions of nerve cells send signals to the body, coordinating movement, sensation and speech. He has removed tumors from the brain, probed deeply into structures where electrical misfiring occurs and uncovered hidden anomalies that can burst...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020708/rel_244452747.shtml
Marine biology in action

...objects as three others crowded around waiting to get a good look. Sound off on the important issues at "I think those are tumors," she said to her teaching assistant, Andrew Eller. Eller was more concerned, though, about the parasite that had attached...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111807/out_20071118011.shtml
Outdoors
Gallery Walk - the biggest First Friday of the year

...pencil sketches. He has been diagnosed with terminal brain tumors, and so this Gallery Walk (4:30 p.m. Friday all over...biopsy at the University of Washington and found out he had the tumors. He spent the next six weeks receiving extensive radiation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120204/thi_20041202028.shtml
This WeeK
Politics invade the treatment of breast cancer

...is a shining star of a new generation of cancer drugs. It works by blocking the formation of new blood vessels that nourish tumors. That promise comes at a steep price. The drug can cost $14,000 or more for a single infusion, though the company that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122110/opi_759391483.shtml
Opinion
Look to adult stem cells

...been treated with embryonic stem cells, not for lack of funding, but because such cells have been known to create malignant tumors in lab animals. But there is a kind of stem-cell research that could prove revolutionary, a kind John Kerry and Ron Reagan...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080604/let_letter6.shtml
Opinion
Use natural sweetener Stevia instead of aspartame

...findings in animal studies (especially the frequency of brain tumors), seemingly flawed experimental data, and the absence of...regular consumption leads to a repeated incidence of malignant tumors in rats. Recent studies have also demonstrated that ingestion...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010507/nei_20070105002.shtml
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