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Ontario reports 183 new COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

Ontario is reporting 183 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, as case counts continue to hover above and below the 200 mark. The provincial case total now stands at 546,804. On Thursday there were 210 cases reported with 194 on Wednesday and 244 on Tuesday. According to Friday’s report, 50 cases were recorded in Waterloo, […]

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World AIDS Day: New Research and Experts Available from Johns Hopkins Medicine

Credit: iStock AN INSIDE LOOK AT POLICY, POLITICS AND BUILDING AN HIV CENTER Charles Holmes, M.D., M.P.H., has dedicated his career to leading governments and private-sector organizations toward realizing their goals of improving health care around the world. He was previously chief medical officer and deputy U.S. global AIDS coordinator in the State Department’s […]

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2-Drug Combination May Boost Immunotherapy Responses in Lung Cancer Patients

Combination therapy attracts immune cells to fight tumors and blocks cancer gene MYC Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center researchers and colleagues have identified a novel drug combination therapy that could prime nonsmall cell lung cancers to respond better to immunotherapy. These so-called epigenetic therapy drugs, used together, achieved robust anti-tumor responses in human cancer […]