Daily Archive: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Cancer drug trials encounter a problem: too few patients

There are too many experimental cancer drugs in too many clinical trials, and not enough patients to test them on. With the arrival of two revolutionary treatment strategies, immunotherapy and personalized medicine, cancer researchers have found new hope — and a problem that is perhaps unprecedented in medical research. There are too many experimental cancer

Lion rescued from Syria zoo gives birth in Jordan reserve

SOUF, Jordan (AP) — The odds had been stacked against Hajar, a lion cub born just hours after her mother Dana, rescued from a defunct zoo in war-torn Syria, was released into a wildlife reserve in Jordan. Dana and 12 other animals, including four other lions, two bears and two tigers, had barely survived under

Haruo Nakajima, actor who played original Godzilla, dies

Haruo Nakajima, the actor who stomped in a rubber suit to portray the original 1954 Godzilla, helping to make the Japanese monster an iconic symbol of the nuclear era, has died. He was 88. TOKYO — Haruo Nakajima, the actor who stomped in a rubber suit to portray the original 1954 Godzilla, helping to make