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Massachusetts General Hospital to Commence Trial Investigating the Correlation of BCG Vaccine to COVID-19 Health Improvements

Massachusetts General Hospital plans on launching a clinical trial based on a century-old tuberculosis vaccine that can offer protection against a variety of other infections and potentially be applicable to COVID-19. A small but vocal group have identified a...

University of California San Diego School of Medicine Researchers Make Important Findings Surrounding FAK & Ovarian Cancer

The protein focal adhesion kinase, or FAK, is already recognized a key factor in helping tumors spread, but Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine have made another discovery surrounding this protein. Reported in UC San Diego Health,...

University of Michigan Study Focuses on Higher Prostate Cancer Mortality Rates for Black Men: Social Determinants of Health May Be the Answer

The University of Michigan embarked on one of the largest studies of its kind and found societal factors and access to quality care, rather than genetics, underlie higher prostate cancer mortality rates for black men. Study Finding The University of Michigan, Health...