I always look forward to Thursdays. That is the day I have the pleasure and privilege of teaching a writing group at Siteman Cancer Center. It is one of those gigs that fills me up so much I can’t believe I actually get paid to do the work. 504 more words
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William Li presents a new way to think about treating cancer and other diseases: anti-angiogenesis, preventing the growth of blood vessels that feed a tumor. The crucial first (and best) step: Eating cancer-fighting foods that cut off the supply lines and beat cancer at its own game.
Akt, also called Protein Kinase B (PKB), is a serine/threonine kinase in the Akt signaling pathway. When activated, Akt activates and inactivates proteins accordingly to reduce cell susceptibility to apoptosis , stimulate cell proliferation , stimulate an increase in cell growth , and influence cell motility . 1,620 more words