Medical organization outlines processes to ensure diversity in leadership

At the organization responsible for certifying the training and skills of US urologists, achieving and maintaining diversity, equity and inclusion is more than just a “numbers game,” according to a special article in Urology Practice, an Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA). In the new article, the American Board of Urology (ABU) points […]

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New discoveries reveal how acute myeloid leukemia walks line between growth and cell death

Researchers have revealed new insights into how acute myeloid leukemia (AML) develops and progresses, according to a study published in Molecular Cell on July 20, 2021. They describe a mechanism by which AML cells regulate a cancer-related protein, mutant IDH2, to increase the buildup of blood cancer cells—a distinguishing characteristic of the disease. This improved […]

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U.S. states allege Google ‘unlawfully’ preserves Play Store monopoly

Thirty-seven U.S. state and district attorneys general sued Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google on Wednesday, alleging that it bought off competitors and used restrictive contracts to unlawfully maintain a monopoly for its app store on Android phones. The allegations about Google’s Play Store stem from an investigation involving nearly every U.S. state that began in September […]

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