Moffitt researchers discover key protein involved in cancer metastasis
Cancer is complex and unpredictable. Despite successful treatment or years of remission, there is always a chance that a patient's cancer can return.
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Superbugs pose a grave threat to Britain's cancer patients, experts fear
As many as 2,985 people in England died from antibiotic-resistant infections in 2018; and 60,788 patients were infected - a rise of nearly ten per cent over the previous year.
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Early breast cancer screening lowers mortality risk among childhood cancer survivors
Female childhood cancer survivors aged 25 to 35 years who underwent annual breast cancer screening via MRI with or without mammography lowered their risk for breast cancer...
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CRC With Peritoneal Metastases: CRS-HIPEC Refinements
Refinements to the treatment pathway may improve overall survival in patients with colorectal cancer who have peritoneal metastases, suggest four new studies. Medscape Medical News
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Liquid biopsy shows promise for early detection of pancreatic cancer
A liquid biopsy has shown promise for the early detection and staging of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. The test - developed by researchers at University of Pennsylvania's...
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Biennial screening produces sustained mortality reduction in CRC
There was a sustained reduction in mortality among individuals who complied with biennial fecal occult blood test screening for colorectal cancer, according to research...
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Case Illustrates New Treatment Regimen for Salivary Duct Cancer
Promising results for a combined approach in this first patient to receive the therapy for this rare, aggressive cancer
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Novel protein drives cancer progression
Researchers have discovered a protein that drives the progression of esophageal cancer and liver cancer and it could be a promising target for cancer drug development.
5 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Study suggests new potential strategy to fight against pancreatic cancer
A University of Michigan-led study is shedding new light on the way pancreatic cancer cells turn nearby connective tissue cells into co-conspirators in their deadly growth.
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RAAS inhibitor use may reduce 3-year colorectal cancer risk in certain patients
Use of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, or RAAS, antagonists such as ACE inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers was linked to reduced risk for colorectal cancer in...
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Slow Medicine: COVID-19 Exposes What's Wrong With U.S. Healthcare
Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, U.S. policymakers, healthcare leaders, and the public alike have looked far and wide for a technological fix to the crisis. News coverage has...
It's Important For Black Women to Practice Self-Care Right Now - Here's How...
For the past few weeks, I've felt something I haven't felt in a long while: hopelessness and despair. While protests against racial injustice go on, I'm forced to...
Study: Polymer-Free Stents Don't Deliver Long Term
Long-term adverse outcomes were similar for polymer-free and durable-polymer drug-eluting stents in the ISAR-TEST-5 study, suggesting that stent innovations might have reached...
Autism Screening: Time to Focus on Quality Over Quantity
Most children are being screened for autism spectrum disorder, but disparities remain, an analysis of 20 Utah clinics indicated. Among 36,223 toddlers who came in for check-ups...
Op-Ed: Docs, Nurses Should Get Priority in COVID-19 Triage
With the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic, debates regarding triage ethics have become acutely salient. Fortunately, thanks to aggressive and protracted social distancing...
COVID-19 Spread by Droplets? Free Particles? Or 'A Little Bit of Both'?
Hundreds of epidemiologists from around the world sent a letter to the World Health Organization asserting that people can contract SARS-CoV-2 infection from airborne virions...
Delhi's Covid-19 Tally Up at 97,200
Delhi witnessed 2,505 new coronavirus cases and 55 deaths, pushing Delhi's tally to 97,200 and number of fatalities to 3,004.
Rockland County, New York, now issuing SUBPOENAS to residents who refuse to...
Arguably the worst place to be in America right now - besides, perhaps, the violence-ridden Seattle CHOP zone or the feces-smeared streets of San Francisco - Rockland County...
US coronavirus deaths hit 130,000 as Florida's cases DOUBLE in less than two...
Even as states tempered their Fourth of July celebrations, record-setting rolling seven day average case increases were hit in 14 states, with Florida and Texas among the...
Wales has no coronavirus deaths in a day for first time since lockdown
The last time no coronavirus deaths were reported in Wales was on March 19 - at that time only two people here had died with Covid-19