A new approach to targeting cancer cells

IMAGE: The Pellecchia lab at UC Riverside is working on an approach in which effective drugs can be obtained by appropriately designing molecules to contain an aryl-fluoro sulfate (the chemical group… view more  Credit: Pellecchia lab, UC Riverside. RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A University of California, Riverside, research team has come up with a new approach to…

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New workforce legislation highlights programs essential to care we need as we age, AGS

New York (May 17, 2019)–The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) today offered a ringing endorsement of the Educating Medical Professionals and Optimizing Workforce Efficiency and Readiness (EMPOWER) for Health Act of 2019 (H.R. 2781), a proposal in the U.S. House of Representatives to ensure communities across the U.S. have access to health professionals and other critical…

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Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby

Four or five years ago, if you asked someone about her book group, your ears were likely to be singed with anecdotes about the overconsumption of Pinot Grigio or various club members’ floundering marriages. Half the group didn’t even finish reading Donna Tartt’s book, your interlocutor would grouse; the other half kept referring to it…

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