Cancer Immunotherapy Uses Melanin Against Melanoma
Researchers have developed a melanin-enhanced cancer immunotherapy technique that can also serve as a vaccine, based on early experiments done in a mouse model.
Researchers Receive Grant to Study GenX Exposure in New Hanover County Residents
NC State researchers will lead study on GenX exposure in New Hanover County residents
Prenatal Exposure to BPA at ‘Safe’ Levels Can Affect Gene Expression in Developing Rat Brain
Prenatal exposure to BPA at very low levels affects gene expression in the developing rat brain.
Stuck on You: Nanogel Capsule Helps Cardiac Stem Cells
Nanogel capsule helps cardiac stem cells stay put.
Walkable Neighborhoods Linked With More Active Older Adults
NC State research explores ways to build neighborhoods where older adults can stay active and age in place.
Signal Flare – How Heart Muscle Cells Protect Themselves From Viral Invaders
The heart has a unique way to protect itself from viral invasion – a chemical first alert system that warns cells to arm themselves.
Study: SNAP Benefits Aren’t Enough to Afford a Healthy Diet
A study finds that SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps, only covers 43-60 percent of what it costs to consume a diet consistent with federal dietary guidelines.
Molecular Motors and Molecular Machines – a Q&A With Gufeng Wang
Researchers create light-driven, motorized molecules capable of drilling holes in membranes of individual cells.
Fatty Acids and Itchy Skin – a Q&A with Santosh Mishra
Researchers pinpoint previously unknown mediators for itch and pain in the skin.
1 in 5 Women With Postpartum Mood Disorders Keep Quiet
A recent study finds 21 percent of recent mothers experiencing postpartum mood disorders, such as anxiety and depression, do not disclose their symptoms to healthcare providers.