Cancer Research

Simone T. Sredni, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of pediatric neurosurgery has been working in pediatric brain cancer research for about 15 years. She said...
1:40pm
6.27.2017
A study published this month has found an increase in the percentage of breast cancer patients who were diagnosed in early Stage 1, after the Affordable Care...
by Loyola University Health System
2:51pm
6.23.2017
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Research provides evidence suggesting that cancer cells might streamline their genomes in order to proliferate more easily. The study, conducted in both human...
by Stowers Institute for Medical Research
10:05am
6.23.2017
Cancer researchers dream of offering personalized treatments to patients. Can they get there using the same math that drives Netflix recommendations?
by Elana Fertig, Johns Hopkins University
8:00am
6.22.2017
Compounds from grapes may kill colon cancer stem cells both in a petri dish and in mice, according to a team of researchers.
by Penn State
2:19pm
6.20.2017
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Scientists have developed a three-in-one blood test that could transform treatment of advanced prostate cancer through use of precision drugs designed to...
by Institute of Cancer Research
2:00pm
6.19.2017
The Efficacy and Metabolism of Azonafide Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs) in Microgravity investigation seeks to activate immunogenic cell death within the...
by NASA/Johnson Space Center
9:06am
6.16.2017
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Young adults who had chemotherapy as a child have decreased cognitive flexibility and a weaker short-term memory. Their ability to concentrate and long-term...
by KU Leuven
9:50am
6.14.2017
Cancer is one of the most frequent diseases not only in people, but in pets as well. A study has now shown how similar mammary tumors are in both people and...
by University of Zurich
1:52pm
6.7.2017
The potential of immunotherapy has researchers regarding it as the future of cancer treatment. In 2016 alone, the FDA approved immunotherapies for advanced...
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8:32am
6.6.2017
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Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma. Although it's early and the study is small, every patient...
by Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press
2:11pm
6.5.2017
Changes in immune activity appear to signal a growing brain tumor five years before symptoms arise, new research has found. Interactions among proteins that...
by Ohio State University
9:37am
6.2.2017
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The first analysis of nearly 19,000 de-identified genomic records from the international data-sharing initiative known as AACR Project Genomics Evidence...
by American Association for Cancer Research
2:16pm
6.1.2017
Targeting backup biological pathways often used by cancers can lead to more efficient drug development and less-toxic therapies. Stanford researchers have...
by Stanford University Medical Center
9:18am
5.31.2017
In a new study, scientists have found that some types of cancers have more of a sweet tooth than others.
by University of Texas at Dallas
1:16pm
5.26.2017
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A team has discovered a biochemical signaling process that causes densely packed cancer cells to break away from a tumor and spread the disease elsewhere in...
by Johns Hopkins University
9:36am
5.26.2017
About one in five cancer diagnoses in the United States is a rare cancer, according to a new American Cancer Society report. The authors say the proportion of...
by American Cancer Society
9:35am
5.22.2017
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Researchers have shown that immunotherapy fights cancer in a new way previously not known, by prompting immune cells called macrophages to engulf and devour...
by Stanford University Medical Center
9:04am
5.18.2017
A clinical trial is now recruiting prostate cancer patients who would otherwise be on a watch-and-wait protocol to test the ability of grape seed extract to...
by University of Colorado
2:42pm
5.17.2017
A new study shows that whole tomato extracts from two different Southern Italy cultivars inhibit gastric cancer cell growth and malignant features, paving the...
by Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO)
2:17pm
5.15.2017
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Researchers have discovered a new mechanism that could explain how the Merkel Cell Polyomavirus, responsible for the most aggressive form of skin cancer, can...
by University of Pittsburgh
9:32am
5.4.2017
Regular use of low-dose aspirin and other anti-inflammatory drugs lowers the risk of certain breast cancers, a new study reports. The population-level study is...
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10:01am
5.2.2017
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A study by European and Latin American researchers has shown that strawberry extract can inhibit the spread of laboratory-grown breast cancer cells, even when...
by Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology
2:45pm
4.19.2017
Researchers report that women diagnosed and treated for cancer during their childbearing years more commonly gave birth prematurely, and to babies whose...
by UNC Health Care
2:32pm
4.6.2017
Women with a healthy body mass index (BMI) may be at risk of developing breast cancer because of enlarged fat cells in their breast tissue that trigger an...
by Cornell University
10:05am
4.5.2017
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A recent small trial in 15 cancer patients with advanced soft-tissue sarcomas aimed to find out whether an experimental drug based on a certain bacterial...
by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1:58pm
4.4.2017
The caps of DNA at the end of our chromosomes known as telomeres are a crucial part of our biology. The short and long extremes of telomere length...
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10:00am
4.3.2017
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A simple color changing test to help scientists investigate potential cancer drugs has been developed, allowing research to progress at a much greater speed...
by University of Bath
9:42am
3.27.2017
While environmental and inherited factors have well-known roles in cancer development, a new study provides evidence that a third, and until this point...
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9:59am
3.24.2017
CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing allows researchers to sift through thousands of gene mutation combinations for those that selectively kill cancer cells.
by University of California San Diego Health Sciences
2:44pm
3.20.2017
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