Maureen Newman currently works as a PhD student studying biomedical engineering at University of Rochester, working towards a career of research in biomaterials for drug delivery and regenerative medicine. She is an integral part of Dr. Danielle Benoit’s laboratory, where she is investigating bone-homing therapeutics for osteoporosis treatment.
Certain proteins that are essential to healthy cell function can be detrimental to a patient when they act in cancer cells. The protein nuclear factor erthroid-2-related factor 2 (NFE2L2, or ... Read more
One biological factor that is valuable in predicting the outcome of a patients’ cervical cancer is pelvic lymph node metastasis (LNM). Whether or not lymph nodes are invaded by metastatic ... Read more
There are multiple forms of cervical cancer, and each is associated with different outcomes from treatment. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), adenocarcinoma (AC), and adenosquamous carcinoma (ASC) are the three most ... Read more
Women who are concerned about cervical cancer are screened more often than is recommended, according to a study from the Soltera Center for Cancer Prevention and Control in Tucson, Arizona. ... Read more