Cancer Cells

Is hydrogen peroxide a proven cure for cancer?

The chemical hydrogen peroxide is used for a wide range of purposes such as teeth whitening and cleaning small scrapes and cuts. There are even …

Cell Biology

Penn-led study raises hopes for vaccine to treat head and neck cancer

The patient's head and neck cancer came roaring back, spreading to his lymph nodes and skin, which developed bleeding tumors. Yet despite a grim …

Immune System

Researchers synthesise novel compounds with DNA binding and anticancer potential

Paramananda BarmanBengaluru Sep 21, (Research Matters):Scientists are always on the lookout for novel chemical compounds with medicinal properties to …

Cell Biology

'Tanorexic', 55, who had a sunbed in her room and covered herself in baby oil and COCA-COLA in a bid to bronze reveals her habits have left her with cancer and the skin of an 85-year-old

A former beauty queen has revealed how she was diagnosed with skin cancer after spending years as a 'tanorexic'.<p>Beverley Dodds, 55, of Merseyside, …

Lifestyle (UK)

Reconfiguring surface functions using visible-light-controlled metal-ligand coordination

1.<p>Robertus, J., Browne, W. R. & Feringa, B. L. Dynamic control over cell adhesive properties using molecular-based surface engineering strategies.</i> …

Near-Infrared

This Is What It's Like To Lose Your Baby Sister To Cancer

You hear about these things happening to other people, but you never think it’s going to happen to you. It’s like someone’s physically snapped a …

Lifestyle (UK)

Cancer led him to take a risk. Now life is all about beer and dogs.

Doctors removed Steve Smith’s thyroid in June 2017, a month after he was diagnosed with cancer.<p>Nothing was normal after that, Smith said, although he …

Steve Smith

Duodenal Cancer

The duodenum is the first and shortest part of the small intestine. It’s located between your stomach and the jejunum, the next portion of your small …

Cell Biology

Metastatic Lung Cancer

When cancer develops, it typically forms in one area or organ of the body. This area is known as the primary site. Unlike other cells in the body, …

Cell Biology

Gritstone Oncology Prepares Final Terms For IPO

Quick Take<p>Gritstone Oncology (GRTS) intends to raise $85 million in an IPO of its common stock, according to an amended registration statement.<p>The …

Immune System

Local Cancer Docs Gather for Biden Community Summit

Just Now<p>San Antonio cancer doctors and patients gathered today at the U.T. Health M.D. Anderson Cancer Center to participate in the annual Biden …

Immune System

Welcome to UVM Men's Ice Hockey's Fundraising Page

Aug 12, 2018<p><b>Welcome to Our Light The Night Walk Team Fundraising Page</b><p>Thanks to dedicated people like you, funds raised from The Leukemia & Lymphoma …

Hockey East

I Survived Thyroid Cancer—but Dealing With the Side Effects Has Been Harder Than I Ever Imagined

Writer Christine Coppa had her thyroid removed because of cancer. Here, she explains what life is like without this important gland, her struggle …

Thyroid Cancer

Biden Cancer Summit at WHYY highlights advances, disparities in cancer care : Health : WHYY

Cancer researchers, doctors, and patients gathered at WHYY’s Philadelphia studios on Friday to focus attention on the latest efforts to fight the …

News (U.S.)

We Can't Afford the Drugs That Could Cure Cancer

When I was training as an oncologist nearly three decades ago, we dreamed of curing cancer. Today, advances in cellular immunotherapy make it no longer a dream: A cure for cancer has become possible, even probable. But tragically, the costs of these drug therapies are so high that the American …

University of Pennsylvania

Korean Red Ginseng for Erectile Dysfunction

Many men experience symptoms of erectile dysfunction (ED) as they age. Also known as impotence, ED is an occasional (or prolonged) inability to get …

Immune System

4 Organ Recipients Got Cancer From 1 Donor In A Rare And "Extraordinary" Case

Indeed / Getty Images<p>In an “extraordinary” case, multiple patients in Europe developed cancer after receiving organs from a woman with breast cancer …

Breast Cancer

Can Vitamin D Decrease Your Breast Cancer Risk?

The benefits of vitamin D are well-known: It keeps our bones and teeth strong, it helps to regulate our insulin levels (and thus aids in diabetes …

Breast Cancer

Scientists find immune cell with unexpected power to fight cancer

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego say a relatively unexplored pathway the immune system uses to recognize cancer is far more …

Immune System

Soot from Air Pollution Found in Placentas of City-Dwelling Women

The harmful effects of air pollution affect far more than a person's respiratory system; previous research has found that it can also hurt babies in …

Particles

Kaleb's courage: 13-year-old fights Stage 4 cancer for 3rd time in 4 years

Kaleb Houle is a really positive 13-year-old, but this time — after learning he’ll have to battle Stage 4 cancer a third time — is a lot harder.“He’s …

Stem Cells

Crowdfunding raises millions for quack cancer remedies, like coffee enemas

In the UK, $10M went to unproven, potentially harmful treatments for desperate patients.<p>Doctors and clinics that peddle unproven, potentially harmful …

FDA

How zebrafish are changing the way doctors treat Maritime children with cancer

Inside a lab at Dalhousie Medical School, 12,000 zebrafish swim in tanks that line the room from floor to ceiling.<p>It looks like a pet store or an …

Nova Scotia

Adding One Molecule May Make Cancer Vaccine More Effective

Scientists develop a molecule they say fires up the immune system to fight off cancer cells.<p>Vaccines are a vital piece of public health because they …

Immune System

New imaging technology aids in prostate cancer diagnosis, treatment

When John Sullivan learned his prostate cancer had returned, after more than 10 years of dormancy, he was understandably anxious. But John has been …

Mayo Clinic

Hoover gives hope for novel nanomedicine cancer treatment

A ten–year–old beagle with prostate cancer is helping researchers at The University of Queensland use nanomedicines to accurately diagnose and target …

Cancer Treatment

San Jose artist, 89, loses drawings, gets help from police dispatcher fighting cancer

SAN JOSE — It was police dispatcher Tiffany Holseberg’s first week back at work following a medical leave for cancer treatments when she answered the …

San Jose

New way to target advanced breast cancers

Blocking IL1b with anakinra controls tumor-promoting inflammation in breast cancer<p>A cytokine signature found in certain kinds of breast cancer cells …

Breast Cancer

Pancreatic Cancer Therapies May Be Improved through Novel Live-Tumor Imaging Method

Hokkaido University scientists say they have developed a new cell-culture platform that allows them to see never-before-seen behaviors of live cancer …

Cell Biology

Your Cancer Highlight: Tocagen Moves To Finish Up A Trial Long In The Making

In oncology, there are a few forms of cancer that get regarded for their grave prognoses. Not that you ever want to get any kind of cancer, but …

Business