How to remove warts with salicylic acid

Warts are small, raised bumps on the skin. They may have small dots on their surface, which are blood vessels. Salicylic acid is a common way to remove them. There are many different types of the virus that causes warts. Warts happen when the virus causes skin cells to multiply faster than usual, creating a… Read More »

Scientists narrow in on cells that drive immune response to cancer

Immunotherapy, using the body’s own immune system to target and destroy cancer cells, is one of the most promising frontiers in cancer research, but many patients do not respond to the therapies for reasons not fully understood. Scientists at the Yale Systems Biology Institute have taken a step closer to understanding how the genetic makeup of cancer… Read More »

Johns Hopkins to test ultra-high resolution CT capabilities

Johns Hopkins Medicine is testing the capabilities of ultra-high resolution computed tomography at a recently opened center on its campus. The Baltimore-based healthcare organization last week recognized the availability of the cutting edge technology at its Johns Hopkins Center for Precision Ultra High Resolution CT. The event was held in conjunction with the installation of… Read More »