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Key mechanism for aggressive breast cancer prevention found

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 22, 2017 - 08:00
Why are some breast cancers more aggressive than others? A new study sheds light on a key molecular interaction that makes cancer more treatment-resistant.

Is chemo at the heart of cancer regrowth?

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - December 21, 2017 - 10:00
Researchers have discovered that chemotherapy provides the perfect backdrop for 'sleeping' cancer to churn out deadly cancer stem cells.

Is chemo at the heart of cancer regrowth?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 21, 2017 - 10:00
Researchers have discovered that chemotherapy provides the perfect backdrop for 'sleeping' cancer to churn out deadly cancer stem cells.

Can an existing drug win against aggressive breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 20, 2017 - 08:00
A cytokine used to treat autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis may be the new weapon in the fight against triple-negative breast cancer.

Can an existing drug win against aggressive breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 20, 2017 - 08:00
A cytokine used to treat autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis may be the new weapon in the fight against triple-negative breast cancer.

What is the Budwig diet protocol?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 18, 2017 - 11:00
Learn about the Budwig diet, a complementary protocol that is supposed to help with the treatment of cancer. Does evidence support its use?

Antibody reduces bone metastases '100-fold'

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 18, 2017 - 08:00
Bone metastases are notoriously difficult to treat. Breaking research tests the capabilities of a new antibody treatment, and it shows real promise.

Antibody reduces bone metastases '100-fold'

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 18, 2017 - 08:00
Bone metastases are notoriously difficult to treat. Breaking research tests the capabilities of a new antibody treatment, and it shows real promise.

Breast cancer: These gene variations may shorten young women's survival

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 15, 2017 - 17:00
New research finds that young women with early-onset breast cancer possess variations in a specific gene that might affect their survival.

Cancer, infection, and autoimmunity in 2018: Will we win the war?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 15, 2017 - 16:00
Vaccines have changed the way we treat disease. But cancer, infection, and autoimmunity have not been eradicated. Are biomaterials the missing link?

Silencing 'junk' gene could halt tumor growth

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 14, 2017 - 17:00
Researchers have found that a gene they call THOR produces a long, non-coding RNA that has a role in cancer, and whose silencing stops tumor growth.

3-D printed prostate may improve surgical accuracy

Medical News Today: Prostate News - December 14, 2017 - 10:00
A new, life-like 3-D prostate model helps surgeons to rehearse procedures before entering the operating room. The new technology may improve accuracy.

What is leukopenia?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 13, 2017 - 17:00
Leukopenia is a condition where a person has a reduced number of white blood cells and an increased risk of infection. Learn more.

What is leukopenia?

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - December 13, 2017 - 17:00
Leukopenia is a condition where a person has a reduced number of white blood cells and an increased risk of infection. Learn more.

Cancer: Some immune cells found to give tumors a helping hand

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - December 13, 2017 - 15:00
A study shows that neutrophils, a type of immune cell, work with the protein Snail to maintain a microenvironment that favors tumor growth in lung cancer.

Cancer: Some immune cells found to give tumors a helping hand

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 13, 2017 - 15:00
A study shows that neutrophils, a type of immune cell, work with the protein Snail to maintain a microenvironment that favors tumor growth in lung cancer.

What are the health benefits of carrot juice?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 13, 2017 - 11:00
Aside from great taste, carrot juice may provide numerous health benefits. Learn about the nutritional value and possible risks of drinking carrot juice.

What are the health benefits of carrot juice?

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - December 13, 2017 - 11:00
Aside from great taste, carrot juice may provide numerous health benefits. Learn about the nutritional value and possible risks of drinking carrot juice.

Cancer breakthrough: Nanoparticles used to detect micro tumors

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 13, 2017 - 08:00
Micrometastases are not usually picked up by current cancer screening technology because of their minute size. Using nanoprobes might solve that problem.

Prostate cancer mortality 87 percent higher in American Indians

Medical News Today: Prostate News - December 12, 2017 - 17:00
A new analysis takes a look at cancer mortality among American Indians and Alaskan Natives. Survival rates for some cancers are significantly poorer.