Tumors

New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker

New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker

3 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Researchers based at the Francis Crick Institute in London and Oxford University are developing a drug that blocks the ability of tumour cells to repair themselves.
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Lowering pH inside tumor cells can slow down spread of cancer

6 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

A new study focusing on the environment inside cancer cells may lead to new targeted treatment strategies.
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Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome is the Best Term for this Condition

7 hours ago   |   Pediatric Neurology

Nonne1 first used the term pseudotumor cerebri in 1904 for cases which mimicked intracranial tumors with signs and symptoms of increased intracranial pressure, but no tumor was...
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Rapid Diagnostic Coupled with Local Therapy Developed for Brain Tumors

13 hours ago   |   BWH

Interdisciplinary team develops rapid molecular diagnostic coupled to sustained release therapeutic to treat gliomas during surgery
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Potential Guidance for Gastric Cancer Treatment Identified

Potential Guidance for Gastric Cancer Treatment Identified

1 day ago   |   Medindia Health

Gastric cancer samples with MUC16 mutations exhibited significantly greater tumor mutation burdens than those without MUC16 mutations.
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Scientists discover chemical which can kill glioblastoma cells

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

Aggressive brain tumor cells taken from patients self-destructed after being exposed to a chemical in laboratory tests, researchers have shown.
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Byproducts of 'junk DNA' implicated in cancer spread

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   3 articles

Biologists have revealed that enhancer RNAs play a significant role in cancer dissemination. The researchers found that eRNAs have a direct role in the activation of genes that...
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Ablating the mutant p53 gene in mice with colorectal cancer inhibits tumor growth

1 day ago   |   News Medical

By genetically manipulating and removing the most common mutant form of the p53 gene that promotes colorectal cancer in humans, an international team of scientists demonstrated...
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Brain tumor expert Dr. Daniela Bota battles the recurrence of glioblastomas

2 days ago   |   UC Irvine Health

In the News: UCI Health brain tumor expert Dr. Daniela Bota tells CBS Los Angeles about research underway that raise hope for treatments to combat glioblastomas, the aggressive...
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New model of genetically engineered immune cells may help fight solid tumors

2 days ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Scientists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center announced that they have built a new model of genetically engineered immune cells in mice that may allow them to fight...
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How to Identify Risk of Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy?

How to Identify Risk of Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy?

A blood test done early in the first trimester of pregnancy can help women make lifestyle changes even before gestational diabetes can develop. Read more ...

Coal Miners at High Risk of Developing Deadly Lung Fibrosis

Coal Miners at High Risk of Developing Deadly Lung Fibrosis

Coal miners are at an increased risk of developing progressive massive fibrosis. Coal mine operators and coal miners need to be educated about the harmful effects of coal mine... Read more ...

Man told he'd never walk or talk because of rare disease stuns doctors with...

Man told he'd never walk or talk because of rare disease stuns doctors with mobility

Macauley Collinson, from Lancaster, suffers with the rare Moebius Syndrome - a rare neurological condition which affects the nerves controlling facial expression and eye movement. Read more ...

Patients are discussing their conditions online instead of seeking...

Patients are discussing their conditions online instead of seeking professional help, experts warn 

Experts say web giants such as Facebook and Instagram had a 'moral duty' to help the 'cash strapped' NHS reach troubled young people in the UK. Read more ...

New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker

New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker

Researchers based at the Francis Crick Institute in London and Oxford University are developing a drug that blocks the ability of tumour cells to repair themselves. Read more ...

Gene-to-gene Interaction can be Understood Better With the New Statistical...

Gene-to-gene Interaction can be Understood Better With the New Statistical Method

Gene-to-gene Interaction can be understood better with the New Statistical Method- AA9int. This method can be used to evaluate gene-to-gene interactions associated with cancer... Read more ...

NHS misses its two-week cancer referral target for first time ever

NHS misses its two-week cancer referral target for first time ever

NHS figures also reveal the number of suspected cancer patients who start treatment within 62 days of GP referral dropped from 82.3 per cent at the beginning of the year to... Read more ...

Organ Donation Following Neurologic and Circulatory Determination of Death

Organ Donation Following Neurologic and Circulatory Determination of Death

Objectives: To describe important considerations during the process of caring for critically ill children who may be potential organ donors and supporting the family during the... Read more ...

Weight Loss: More Protein can Reduce Fatty Liver

Weight Loss: More Protein can Reduce Fatty Liver

Increase in dietary protein is linked to reduce the liver's fat content in people with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease . Read more ...

US approves first generic competitor to Mylan's $600 EpiPen 

US approves first generic competitor to Mylan's $600 EpiPen 

The US Food and Drug Administration granted approval to Israel-based Teva Pharmaceuticals to market its generic epinephrine auto-injector for emergency treatment of allergic... Read more ...