Acid-producing diet, smoking history increase mortality risk among breast cancer survivors
Acid-producing diets and past smoking history appeared independently and jointly associated with increased risk for mortality among a cohort of breast cancer survivors...
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Gene could predict treatment response in certain breast cancer patients
Scientists have identified a gene which if present in certain breast cancer patients indicates how they will respond to specific therapies.
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HDAC6 inhibitors increase efficacy of immunotherapy in triple-negative breast cancer
Genetic modifier HDAC6 was found to control tumor growth and halt metastasis in triple-negative breast cancer in vivo, according to a new study published in the top-tier...
12 hours ago - News Medical
New automated cytometry test for rapid point-of-care cancer diagnosis
Scientists have created a rapid and affordable test for breast cancer that is designed for use in developing regions, where patients often face delayed diagnoses that worsen...
14 hours ago - News Medical
Trastuzumab improves PFS, OS in endometrial cancer subset
The addition of trastuzumab to carboplatin and paclitaxel increased PFS and OS for women with advanced or recurrent HER2-positive uterine serous carcinoma, according to final...
18 hours ago - Healio
Breastfeeding Diaries: “I didn't know if I wanted to do it, so I decided to just go with the flow”
Tuesday May 19, 2020 4:37 a.m.: Buffy Ocean is born weighing seven pounds, four ounces and measuring 55 centimetres. After 15 hours of labour , all I can do is burst into...
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Breast MRI More Effective Using New Device
Updating MRI scanners with a system suggested by Russian scientists can make breast MRI more efficient and simple without needing any additional specialized equipment.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Four-stranded DNA's Role in Breast Cancer Revealed
G-quadruplexes, the four stranded DNA structures formed in preserved tumour tissue/biopsies of breast cancer, said researchers.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Novel technology tests the presence of thin membrane protrusions on breast cancer cells
Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine have developed a novel technology to test for the presence of thin membrane protrusions called "microtentacles" on...
1 day ago - News Medical
Pregnancy after breast cancer safe for women with germline BRCA mutations
Pregnancy after breast cancer appeared safe for women with germline BRCA mutations and did not appear to worsen maternal prognosis, according to results of a retrospective...
1 day ago - Healio
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Could gum disease make coronavirus more deadly?
Researchers in California and Brazil say that COVID-19 patients with high levels of interleukin-6 , that suggests someone has. gum disease were far more likely to need...
Trump administration pays Sanofi and GSK $2.1 billion for coronavirus vaccine
The Trump administration has agreed to pay Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline up to $2.1 billion to develop and deliver 100 million doses of their experimental COVID-19 vaccine. In a...
FDA OKs Anti-BCMA Drug for Multiple Myeloma
The FDA granted accelerated approval to belantamab mafodotin on Wednesday in heavily pretreated multiple myeloma. Belantamab mafodotin is the first approved therapy that...
Fauci says US has the worst COVID-19 outbreak in the world
Dr Anthony Fauci said the US has 'quantitatively' suffered from the pandemic as the country averages nearly 60,000 new cases and 1,000 deaths per day.
Erectile dysfunction drug aviptadil may also beat Covid-19, experts believe
Aviptadil, marketed as Invicorp in the UK, has been fast-tracked into clinical trials in the US after promising signs in a small number of patients in the US.
Asymptomatic COVID-19 patients shed as much of the virus as those with symptoms
A new study from Soonchunhyang University Seoul Hospital in South Korea found the viral loads of asymptomatic coronavirus patients were very similar to those seen in patients...
Public Health Wales figures show Covid-19 cases in Welsh hospitals
Several Welsh health boards are reporting no positive cases at their main hospital sites
Hydroxychloroquine could save tens of thousands of lives from Covid-19 but...
British researchers behind the only large global trial of hydroxychloroquine as a prophylaxis say their work is in jeopardy because the drug has become politicised thanks to...
Darolutamide Benefits Patients With Prostate Cancer, Says Study
The German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care assessed whether adding darolutamide offers an added benefit for patients in comparison with the appropriate...
Nerve Stimulation Boosts Language Learning Skills
Non-invasive technique called transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation using an earbud-like device can enhance complex cognitive skill like language learning in healthy people...