Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Gut Microbiome May Make Chemo Drug Toxic to Patients

Newswise imageAlbert Einstein College of Medicine researchers report that the composition of people’s gut bacteria may explain why some of them suffer life-threatening reactions after taking a key drug for treating metastatic colorectal cancer. The findings, described online today in npj Biofilms and Microbiomes, a Nature research journal, could help predict which patients will suffer side effects and prevent complications in susceptible patients.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Novel Treatment Causes Cancer to Self-Destruct Without Affecting Healthy Cells

Newswise imageScientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine have discovered the first compound that directly makes cancer cells commit suicide while sparing healthy cells. The new treatment approach, described in today’s issue of Cancer Cell, was directed against acute myeloid leukemia (AML) cells but may also have potential for attacking other types of cancers.