Tag Archives: Stopping

Stopping cancer from recruiting immune system double agents

Cancerous tumors trick myeloid cells, an important part of the immune system, into perceiving them as a damaged part of the body; the tumors actually put myeloid cells to work helping them grow and metastasize (spread). A research team co-led by scientists at Rush University Medical Center have discovered a potential therapy that can disrupt… Read More »

Stopping the Noise

Kate Gamble, Managing Editor & Director of Social Media, healthsystemCIO.com As first graders, my kids are right around the age where it’s common to start losing teeth. And, like many things, it has a way of turning into something of a competition (among both kids and parents). “Chloe has already lost four,” said one mom,… Read More »