Imaging pediatric gastrointestinal stromal tumor
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are extremely rare in children. Imaging plays a key role in staging and monitoring therapy (surgical and with tyrosine kinase inhibitors). The...
1 hour ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Cancer: Tumor transition states
Researchers define for the first time the tumor transition states occurring during cancer progression and identify the tumor cell populations responsible for metastasis.
2 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Scientists find link between soil metals and cancer mortality
Spanish epidemiologists and geologists have found associations between esophageal cancer and soils where lead is abundant, lung cancer and terrains with increased copper...
5 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Soil metals linked with cancer mortality
Epidemiologists and geologists have found associations between esophageal cancer and soils where lead is abundant, lung cancer and terrains with increased copper content, brain...
6 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Remote-control shoots laser at nano-gold to turn on cancer-killing immune cells
Cancer immune cell therapy has made headlines with astounding successes like saving former US President Jimmy Carter from brain cancer. But immunotherapy has also had many...
7 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Evolutionary history of tumor helps predict severity of prostate cancer
Findings from Canadian Prostate Cancer Genome Network researchers and their collaborators, published today in Cell, show that the aggressiveness of an individual prostate...
9 hours ago - News Medical
Attacking Melanoma With a Combination Therapy
Study findings have implications for treating tumors lacking tumor suppressor gene PTEN.
13 hours ago - Medindia Health
Study looks at sperm producing ability in testicular cancer patients
In a study of men with testicular cancer, increasing tumor size relative to testis size was linked with a reduced ability to produce sperm.
20 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
FDA grants priority review to Opdivo for small cell lung cancer
The FDA granted priority review designation to nivolumab for the treatment of patients with small cell lung cancer whose disease progressed after two or more lines of therapy...
1 day ago - Healio
Engineering a better cancer blood test to detect tumors early
A new innovative microfluidic device uses magnetic particles and wavy-herringbone design to capture and release circulating tumor cells with an 80-95% capture efficiency rate...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily
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Everything You Need to Know Before Trying Intermittent Fasting
When someone first proposes you go an extended period of time without food, it's normal to panic. But when you hear all of the potential benefits of intermittent fasting...
Vitamin startup focuses on possible drug interactions as differentiator
While many personalized nutrition companies offer multivitamins as a core product, startup Vitamin Packs said its algorithm incorporating detailed drug-supplement interactions...
This ‘Signing Day' Celebrates Teens Who Are Skipping College For Full-Time Work
This “signing day” celebrates high school students who are skipping college for a full-time job There's something really innovative happening at a public high school in...
Interactive map reveals millions of people aren't eating enough calcium
Nepal in Asia was found to be the worst offender - having an intake of calcium seven times lower than the amount in Iceland, according to The International Osteoporosis Foundation.
10 Minutes of Hills: The OTF-Inspired Workout That Made Me a Stronger Runner
For a full year now, I've been going to a few Orangetheory Fitness classes a week. I do that, plus a few hard-core workouts at my usual gym, The Fit Pit, plus a quick run...
DeepDDI: New Technology Helps Predict Drug-drug and Drug-food Interactions
Developing a deep learning-based computational framework called as DeepDDI can help predict and generate interactions for drug-drug or drug-food constituent pairs.
Having a fat belly DOUBLES the risk of heart attack or stroke
Having a belly that is bigger than your waist makes you two-fold more likely to have a major heart even than if you were just overweight or obese, according to new Mayo Clinic...
Why Barre Made Me a Better Runner - and How It Can Boost Your Fitness
Core strength, bore strength. Powering up my midsection sounded good when I scrolled through Instagram, but I'd been putting it off in favor of long runs - and, let's be...
Englishman cured of 'world's worst' case of super-gonorrhoea
In the first recorded case worldwide, the unidentified man caught a version of the STI that was resistant to two crucial drugs. Public Health England revealed today he has been...
Low Testosterone Levels Linked to Increased Risk Of Long-Term Disease
Low Testosterone Levels Could Put You At Increased Risk Of Long-Term Diseases, finds a new study.