Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a study of an immune therapy for colorectal cancer that involved a single patient, a team of researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) identified a method for targeting the...
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTAntibody-based immunotherapy is a new promising method to treat cancer. Unfortunately, today's treatments can result in adverse side effects.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTHPV is often associated with women, but men can get it too. Learn about its symptoms, links to a number of cancers, causes, and treatments.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTGenetic differences in the FADS1 gene determine the risk for many different diseases.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTAs well as discovering a protein that is key to cancer metastasis, researchers have found that dietary fat works with this protein to worsen cancer spread.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTPatients wait an average of four months before seeking a cancer diagnosis, researchers report at the ESMO Asia 2016 Congress in Singapore.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTPain relief and other forms of supportive care for cancer patients are insufficient, researchers report at the ESMO ASIA 2016 Congress in Singapore.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers suggest it pays to think positively, after finding that women who are more optimistic may be at lower risk of death from numerous diseases.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTPacritinib, currently on hold by the FDA, appears to be more effective in reducing spleen volume; twice-daily dose improves symptoms - this analysis comes from data before the clinical hold.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIbrutinib could be promising new option for patients who don't respond to corticosteroid treatment.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTAfter analyzing data from many genetic studies, researchers find that a high expression of SHOX2 gene predicts poor survival in intermediate-grade gliomas.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers from University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine presented significant new research findings in multiple myeloma, lymphoma and...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA research team at the University of Basel's Biozentrum has investigated the expression of ribosomal proteins in a wide range of human tissues including tumors and discovered a cancer type specific...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:00:00 PSTNew study suggests the health benefits of nuts may be more wide-reaching than previously thought, and one may only need 20 grams a day to reap the rewards.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTSmall study finds more young eggs in ovaries of women receiving drugs for treating Hodgkin's lymphoma, compared with differently treated or healthy women.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study shows that psychosocial risk factors that impact a person's ability to cope with chronic stress are associated with significantly higher readmission rates and longer hospital stays...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTStudy sheds new light at molecular level on how widely prescribed diabetes drug metformin protects epithelial barriers against stress and prevents tumors.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new anti-cancer drug that inhibits a key cell signalling process involved in many different cancers has shown that it is capable of stopping the progression of cancer and shrinking tumours.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers working to find effective treatments for soft tissue sarcomas have discovered that combining a new anti-cancer drug with an existing one kills cancer cells not only in the laboratory...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA veteran with a rare type of cancer may have developed the condition after being exposed to Agent Orange during the Vietnam War, reveal doctors writing in the journal BMJ Case Reports.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew study suggests alcohol intake should be considered a risk factor for melanoma, after finding white wine may be independently linked to the skin cancer.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTStomach bleeds caused by aspirin are considerably less serious than the spontaneous bleeds that can occur in people not taking the drug, concludes a study led by Cardiff University.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTThe Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and the Cancer Research Institute (CRI) announce a major collaboration focused on neoantigens.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhen faced with potentially life-threatening diseases such as cancer, people often seek information about the disease and support from peers.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTThe first drug to target a key enzyme that cancer cells need to keep them alive has shown that it is effective in controlling disease in patients with advanced kidney cancer when it is used in...