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Novel treatment for cancer: Immunotherapy trials show promise in curing the disease

In the winter of 2013, Sue Scott, then 36, had already planned her own funeral. Her cervical cancer was spreading fast. Multiple rounds of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery had all failed. Tumours were invading her liver and colon, and squeezing her ureters. Her last chance was to enroll in an experimental trial in which doctors were trying to partially replace patients’ immune systems with T-cells that would specifically attack cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), a common sexually transmitted infection. Within a few months, her tumours completely disappeared. This…

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Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Photos Leaked, Show an Infinity Display

HIGHLIGHTS 2018 models of the Samsung Galaxy A-Series are highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy A5 (2018), Galaxy A7 (2018) have leaked before Now, photos of the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) have emerged Samsung appears to be planning to completely revamp the design and launch strategy for its Galaxy A-Series smartphones. While the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) and Galaxy A5 (2018) have already appeared in several leaks, a fresh leak now points to the Galaxy A8+ (2018) sporting an Infinity Display as well – first seen in the Samsung Galaxy S8 earlier this…

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Dancers from around the world show off at Irish Dancing Championships

Dancers from around the world will stomp the floorboards and leap into the air as they show off their best moves at Dublin’s World Irish Dancing Championships this week. The April 9-16 event draws some 5,000 performers from Ireland and overseas, including from both the Irish diaspora in places like the United States and Australia as well as less likely countries such as Russia and Japan. Contestants range in age from eight to 30, according to the organizers. Excitement was palpable backstage on Tuesday as performers warmed up for the…

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Capital’s poor show continues

The capital continued to experience “very poor” air quality on Monday. Though the pollution level had improved from last week’s “severe”, experts said the air quality will continue to be “very poor” till December 15, after which it may deteriorate further. According to Delhi Pollution Control Committee’s realtime air quality monitoring, PM 2.5 levels ranged from 200 to 300 micrograms per cubic metres at most locations like Punjabi Bagh, Mandir Marg and RK Puram. “The improved conditions will continue till December 15.Due to the movement of the western disturbance over…

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Kashmir’s 45 percent adults show intellectual misery symptoms: Survey

round 1.8 million people in Kashmir , accounting for almost 45 percentage of the valley’s adult populace, display enormous symptoms of intellectual distress, a survey with the aid of ‘Medecins Sans Frontieres’ has stated. of these, 1.6 million adults (41 percentage) in the valley are residing with signs and symptoms of melancholy , with four,15,000 assembly the diagnostic criteria for excessive melancholy. “An estimated one million adults (26 percent) inside the valley are living with sizable symptoms of hysteria-related issues,” stated the survey. The take a look at via the…

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App to show if your Beer is clean or Stale

in this sizzling warmness, chilled beer is what comes to your rescue however what if it has long past stale, threatening to damage your party? No worries as now there’s a phone app which can tell you if your beer is fresh to be gulped down tonight.Chemists from the Complutense university of Madrid have evolved a technique that allows brewers to degree the freshness of beer through using a polymer sensor that changes coloration upon detecting furfural – a compound that looks while this beverage a long time and offers…

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