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Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
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Research Centers (Overview)

Research centers are institutions or parts of institutions organized to engage in biomedical research around a given focus.


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What is cancer research centers do exactly?

What is cancer research centers do exactly?

Many studies...: Cancer researchers study every aspect of malignant disease. Research centers investigate the genetic, molecular and protein level causes of cancers. This information can determine what causes cancer as well as help to develop novel therapies for cancers based on the biology of specific tumors. Every experiment is unique. Every investigator and every center has their own emphasis. ...Read more

Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
48 doctors shared insights

Research Centers (Overview)

Research centers are institutions or parts of institutions organized to engage in biomedical research around a given focus.


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Are there any Parkinson's disease research centers in tennessee?

Are there any Parkinson's disease research centers in tennessee?

Yes, Absolutely!!: Stay physically, mentally & spiritually (if important to you) active, to keep yourself in best physical condition & spirits. See a movement didorder specialist or at least a good local neurologist for Dopamine medication treatment, advice, education & inspiration to fight your pd! Azilect is a great med to start with, then possibly a 24 hour lasting Dopamine agonist like Requip xl or Neupro (rotigotine) :). ...Read more

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Breast cancer research centers in san diego, ca?

Breast cancer research centers in san diego, ca?

The 2: Nationally known cancer research centers are scripps and uc san diego. I've worked at the nci and 5 nci designated centers, and I am not sure that you have to go to one of these for most cases of breast cancer care. In fact, sometimes going to your local center/doctor first, and seeking the 2nd opinion is best. You choose. ...Read more

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Is stem cell regenerative therapy effective for herniated discs? if so, where are the leading research centers in the field?

Is stem cell regenerative therapy effective for herniated discs? if so, where are the leading research centers in the field?

Not so much: There is hope that stem cells will someday be used to treat symptomatic degenerative discs; but herniated discs are different. When your disc herniated, inflammatory cells migrate into the area and have the capability if resorting the herniated fragment approximately 80-90 percent if the time. Stem cells have not been shown to improve that process at this point. ...Read more

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Where are breast cancer research centers?

Where are breast cancer research centers?

All over: Most of the oncologists ( and surgeons ) will treat the patients with breast cancer with standard accepted methods of treatment, if some one with breast cancer , you want to enrol in a experimental program, ask your doctor he will help you to find , nearest location to you. ...Read more

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Have researchers discovered some weight / height charts that are standard?

Have researchers discovered some weight / height charts that are standard?

It varies...: It depends on your "frame" size, but height and weight charts are all over the internet. These give recommendations, but differ for each person based in age and level of activity as well. http://www.healthchecksystems.com/heightweightchart.htm. ...Read more

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Have researchers discovered some outwardly signs a persons cholesterol is too high?

Have researchers discovered some outwardly signs a persons cholesterol is too high?

Generally no: Doctors look for tuberous xanthomas - subcutaneous cholesterol deposits in people with extremely high cholesterol. Unless you undress people, you're not likely to see them so the answer is no. ...Read more

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Are researchers close to finding a cure for alzheimer's?

Are researchers close to finding a cure for alzheimer's?

Looking: There are sesveral medcines and perhaps vaccines stiil under development. So far there has been nothing successful but reserach is ongoing. ...Read more

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