Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDTA double-blind, randomized clinical trial tests the effect of vitamin D and calcium supplementation on cancer risk in postmenopausal women.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Zejula (niraparib) for the maintenance treatment (intended to delay cancer growth) of adult patients with recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian...
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA study published in Briefings in Functional Genomics investigated how epigenetics can modulate human's genetic program - it can emphasize or silence genes.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new genomic study identifies 13 new genetic loci associated with an increased risk of glioma - the most common form of brain cancer.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew study finds that women who take oral contraceptives may be at lower risk of some cancer types - including cervical cancer - for at least 30 years.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTLearn all about common types of bumps found on the skin, from skin tags to melanomas, including their causes, treatment options, and when to see a doctor.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTMetastatic breast cancer can occur if the initial cancer treatment isn't successful and the cancer spreads to other parts of the body. Learn about it here.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTRandom, unpredictable DNA 'mistakes' account for almost two thirds of the mutations in cancers, according to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDTAs more people survive cancer, research into later life effects are increasing. A new study looks at the impact on preterm birth and cesarian sections.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA large, new study of adults with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) correlates 80 cancer-related gene mutations with five subtypes of AML, which are defined by the presence of specific chromosomal...
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different types of lung cancer, what tests are available, what the symptoms are, and what treatments are available.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have worked out how a crucial cancer-related protein, a "histone writer" called Ezh2, plays a role in suppressing as well as...
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, we discuss the most common complications that can develop from lung cancer, including neuropathy, blocked airways, and pleural effusion.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTMIT researchers have devised a way to make tumor cells more susceptible to certain types of cancer treatment by coating the cells with nanoparticles before delivering drugs.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:00:00 PDTStudy suggests that a mechanism of drug resistance in ER+ breast cancers could be changes to the estrogen receptor caused by two immune system molecules.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at two types of lung cancer. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and various treatments here.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTObesity is known to cause a range of health issues, but the links between BMI and liver disease have not received much research. A new study fills the gap.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTCancer patients admitted to the hospital with advanced stages of disease who were referred early to palliative care had decreased health care utilization and increased use of support services...
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists identify two signaling proteins in cancer cells that make them resistant to chemotherapy, and show that blocking the proteins along with chemotherapy eliminate human leukemia in mouse...
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew genes which help prevent prostate, skin and breast cancer development in mice have been discovered by researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTSmokers treated for breast cancer have much higher risks than non-smokers of developing lung cancer or heart attack as a result of radiotherapy - according to a new study funded by Cancer Research...
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 PDTWhat is small cell lung cancer and what are the causes and associated risk factors? How is SCLC diagnosed and what are the different stages?
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew research reveals that adolescent and young adult cancer survivors report low social functioning years after receiving their diagnosis.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists at the IDIBAPS Biomedical Research Institute and at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) lead a study in which they have designed a new strategy to get genetically...
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at advanced lung cancer. Learn about how it is classified, as well as how we might increase early detection.