Researchers identify new therapeutic strategies against cancer
New findings open up to new therapeutic strategies against cancer. IGC researchers identify signals emitted by the tumor environment, which controls the migrating capacity of...
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What to Eat and Avoid for Women with BRCA Gene Mutations
Five studies have been performed on breast cancer survival and soy foods involving more than 10,000 breast cancer patients, and together they found that those who eat more soy...
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Novel immunotherapy eradicates solid tumors in mice without adverse side effects
Scientists have developed a new immunotherapy that eradicates solid tumors in mice without adverse side effects, according to a new study published today in eLife.
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Mount Sinai researchers figure out how to ramp up immune system to prevent tumor growth
Mount Sinai researchers have discovered a pathway that regulates special immune system cells in lung cancer tumors, suppressing them and allowing tumors to grow.
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Researchers verify link between minimally invasive surgery, higher recurrence risk in early-stage cervical cancer
Women who underwent minimally invasive radical hysterectomy for early-stage cervical cancer had higher risk for recurrence than women who had open surgery, according to results...
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Weakness in lung and kidney cancer cells could serve as therapeutic target
An important discovery about how some cancers rely on glucose to survive could lead to development of tumor-specific treatments.
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74. A Large Mass and an Even Larger Discussion: Management of a Serous Borderline Ovarian Tumor in a Trans-male Adolescent
Gender dysphoria is increasingly recognized and treated in adolescents. Many patients will use hormone therapy to develop secondary sex characteristics more aligned with their...
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Vaccine Combo 'Provocative' as Cervical Cancer Treatment
]]> - Administration of a therapeutic vaccine during chemotherapy led to tumor regression in a substantial proportion of patients with advanced human papillomavirus -positive...
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Operative management of pediatric ovarian tumors and the challenge of fertility-preservation: Results from the UK CCLG Surgeons Cancer Group Nationwide Study
Ovarian tumors in the pediatric age group are rare. A significant number of children with ovarian mass lesions present “out of hours “as surgical emergencies, and surgical...
3 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
New Study Sheds Light on Best Way to Deliver Nanoparticle Therapy for Cancer
New study has revealed that immune cells of the host exposed to nanoparticles induced an anti-cancer immune response by activating T cells that invaded and slowed tumor growth.
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'Drinking Spirits to Lift Spirits' may Hold Appeal Amid Coronavirus Stress...
With regulations providing less access to alcohol amid COVID-19 pandemic, this may be a good time for people struggling with alcohol use to begin recovery and for others to...
Telehealth can Help Mental Health Care Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic
Telehealth can play a critical role in ensuring continuity of care for people with mental illness during the COVID-19 pandemic, reveals a new study.
Abbott's newly FDA-approved test that can diagnose coronavirus in just 5 minutes
Abbott Laboratories, based in Illinois, is ramping up production to manufacture at least 50,000 of its new five-minute tests per day to use in hospitals, urgent care clinics...
Fujifilm begins final stage of human trials for its antiviral flu drug for...
Fujifilm announced Tuesday that it's beginning phase III trials for its flu drug, Avigan, in coronavirus patients in Japan. It interferes with flu's ability to replicate, and...
Coronavirus UK: 'Herd immunity' idea 'gave up on containment'
Devi Sridhar, professor of global public health at the Edinburgh University, said the UK Government avoided mass testing and abandoned contact tracing on the advice of its...
Coronavirus UK: Formerly healthy boy, 13, is youngest to die
Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, 13, from Brixton, London has become Britain's youngest coronavirus victim, after dying alone at King's College Hospital on Monday.
DAILY MAIL COMMENT: This testing shambles is unforgivable. When will...
Has the Government done everything possible to crack Covid-19? The Mail reluctantly concludes not.
Early Introduction to Solid Foods Show Gut Bacteria Changes That may Predict...
Infants who were started on solid foods early showed changes in the levels of gut bacteria called short-chain fatty acids, measured in their stool samples, reports a new study.
Creating a COVID-19 Palliative Care Pandemic Plan is Essential
COVID-19 pandemic is stressing healthcare systems throughout the world. Hence, a palliative care plan is an essential part of the response to this pandemic.
Liraglutide can Help Obese Adolescents Manage Their Weight
Liraglutide, approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration as an aid to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity to help adults with obesity manage...