Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTA phase III trial of selective internal radiation therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma has found the treatment is safer and just as effective as sorafenib.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNanoparticles that carry antigens can promote immune response that slows tumor growth and extends survival in several mouse models of cancer, study shows.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTThe largest genomic analysis of puberty timing in men and women conducted to date has identified 389 genetic signals associated with puberty timing, four times the number that were previously known.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAround one third (34 per cent) of cancer patients diagnosed as an emergency in England had not consulted their doctor beforehand, according to a Cancer Research UK funded study published in the...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study finds that carvedilol, a drug typically used to treat high blood pressure, can protect against the sun-induced cell damage that leads to skin cancer.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTSpermidine - a compound found in aged cheese, mushrooms, and other foods - helped to prevent liver cancer and increase lifespan in mice, new study reveals.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTSecond cancers in children and adolescents and young adults (AYA) are far deadlier than they are in older adults and may partially account for the relatively poor outcomes of cancer patients ages...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTUsing a new statistical approach, researchers have uncovered thousands of genetic mutations that might be involved in cancer development.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat if our immune system could cure cancer? This logic seems almost too simple to be true, but it forms the basis of an emerging cancer treatment - immunotherapy.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago are constantly pushing boundaries. In this Spotlight feature, we will discuss some recent advances.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTMouse study finds that treating cisplatin-resistant bladder cancer with a recombinant protein from the malaria parasite has significant anti-tumor effect.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTStudy shows the peptide enhances a vascular access pathway for nanocarriers in pancreatic cancer.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study has identified novel mechanisms whereby T cells may be able to distinguish an emerging class of targets specifically increased on cancer cells.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTPancreatic cancer is one of the most aggressive tumour types because it starts forming metastases early. The cancer itself, however, is usually only discovered late.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:00:00 PDTIn this article learn about breast anatomy, the early symptoms and warning signs of breast cancer, and what to do if you spot these signs.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists from VIB and KU Leuven, together with colleagues from the University of California and the Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research have demonstrated that , anti-angiogenic...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe discovery of a protein signature that is highly predictive of leukemia could lead to novel treatments of the leading childhood cancer, according to new study showing that competition among...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew research explains the brain chemistry behind chemotherapy-induced cognitive dysfunction and finds a potential new therapy for preventing it.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about how thermography works, the process of a thermograph, what thermographs detect, the technology, and the benefits of their use.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTInvestigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles have found that the gene PID1 enhances killing of medulloblastoma and glioblastoma cells.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAlthough global inequalities in survival from childhood leukaemia have narrowed, they still persist with five-year survival in some countries nearly twice as high as in others for children...
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTEPFL scientists have improved the efficacy of cancer immunotherapy by blocking two proteins that regulate the growth of tumor blood vessels.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:00:00 PDTGut toxicity can limit the use of radiotherapy in cancer patients.Oral melatonin can protect the small intestine in rats subjected to radiotherapy of the tongue, according to a study published...
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA monthly breast self-examination can identify abnormalities and help catch cancer in its early stages. Learn more about how it works in this article.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTA new study of mice suggests that treating pancreatic tumors with the small microRNA molecule MIR506 may inhibit growth and spread of cancer cells.