Thursday, July 2, 2020
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MRI scan used for heart disease could also pick out aggressive...

A type of smart MRI scan used in people with heart disease could help assess whether children's cancers are especially aggressive and spot early...

Shining light on a malignant lung cancer

Treating a rare type of malignant lung cancer could improve, thanks to near-infrared irradiation and a cancer-targeting compound. Nagoya University oncologist Kazuhide...

Wearable patch may provide new treatment option for skin cancer

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Conventional melanoma therapies, including chemotherapy and radiotherapy, suffer from the toxicity and side effects of repeated treatments due...

American Cancer Society updates diet and physical activity guideline for cancer...

The American Cancer Society has updated its guideline for diet and physical activity for cancer prevention, with adjustments to reflect the most current evidence....

Thousands of lives could be lost to delays in cancer surgery...

Delays to cancer surgery and other treatment caused by the Covid-19 crisis could result in thousands of additional deaths linked to the pandemic in...

CBD shows promise for fighting aggressive brain cancer

Bethesda, MD - Findings from a new study examining human and canine brain cancer cells suggest that cannabidiol could be a useful...

Death rates from prostate cancer predicted to decline overall in EU...

Death rates from prostate cancer are predicted to fall in 2020 in the EU, largely due to better diagnosis and treatment, according...

Switching on a key cancer gene could provide first curative treatment...

Researchers trying to turn off a gene that allows cancers to spread have made a surprising U-turn. By making the gene overactive...

New study indicates exercise can help prevent liver cancer

Oxford, April 14, 2020 - Liver cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death worldwide and is growing rapidly due...

UofL researchers describe possible mechanism for link between obesity and breast...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - It is widely accepted that higher levels of body fat increase the risk of developing breast cancer, as well...