Tag Archives: Cancer

Officers line up in tribute to boy entering hospice with cancer

John Hoague-Rivette, an 11-year-old boy, has an aggressive form of brain cancer. (Albany Police Department) John Hoague-Rivette, an 11-year-old boy who has an aggressive form of brain cancer, just got a stirring tribute. As he left Albany Med on Wednesday to head home for hospice care, WNYT NewsChannel 13 reported, law enforcement from around the… Read More »

Self-Healing Bacteriophage Hydrogel to Target Infections, Cancer

July 31st, 2019 Medgadget Editors Critical Care, Materials, Pathology, Public Health, Surgery Antibiotics are the predominant tool when fighting bacterial infections, but bacteriophages could potentially be a lot more effective. Bacteriophages are viruses that attack bacteria and because they avoid injuring human cells they are a promising therapeutic tool, if used correctly. Moreover, they can… Read More »