UV-DDB protein scouts DNA damage and oversees repair
In the time it takes you to read this sentence, every cell in your body suffers some form of DNA damage. Without vigilant repair, cancer would run rampant, and now scientists...
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New technique helps create more personalized therapies for people with advanced cancers
Using an ultra-sensitive and high-throughput isolation technology, researchers were able to characterize and identify the neoantigens driving the antitumor responses in a patient.
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Genetic testing can spot men who would benefit from pioneering prostate cancer treatment
Scientists at the Institute for Cancer Research in London said their test looks for a DNA fault associated with certain types of tumour which may be best to target with PSMA...
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Expert weighs in on alcohol, skin cancer link
The link between alcohol consumption and skin cancer is still being uncovered. Some view drinking within the context of skin cancer as another high-risk behavior, which leads...
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Chemotherapy backpack allows cancer patients to have treatment outside hospital
The equipment will allow people to have chemotherapy in the comfort of their own home or even while they pop to the shops
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University of Arizona Cancer Center appoints associate director for basic sciences
Joann Sweasy, PhD, has been appointed associate director for basic sciences at University of Arizona Cancer Center. In this role, she will develop and promote research for the...
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CHLA researcher receives NIH grant to study repair and regeneration mechanisms in the gut
Chemotherapy and radiation target cancer cells but these treatments produce unwanted side effects on healthy tissue.
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Colorectal cancer incidence among younger US adults continues to rise
Colorectal cancer diagnoses among individuals aged younger than 50 years continued to increase in the United States over the past decade, according to results of a...
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Researchers identify encephalitis as rare toxicity of immunotherapy treatment
After a cancer patient receiving an immunotherapy developed encephalitis and died 18 months into treatment, researchers at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center investigated why the...
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Failure of industry-led salt reduction policy led to increased CVD deaths, study claims
According to a new study, changes to food and nutrition industry scrutiny led to slowdown in salt reduction initiatives resulting in increased numbers of stomach cancer, stroke...
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Make Room For Dessert: These 9 Dietitian-Approved Low-Carb Treats Will...
Cutting back on carbs affects everyone's bodies differently. Some people may find success sticking to a low-carb diet for weight loss, while some might not find it sustainable...
Babies Of Women Taking Dolutegrav Have High Risk of Neural Tube Defects
Babies born to women taking the drug dolutegravir since conception have a higher risk of neural tube defects.
Dad jokes are made funnier by the 'canned laughter' used by sitcoms such as...
Scientists from University College London said the findings held up in neurotypical people and in those diagnosed with autism.
Study: Cardiovascular benefits of beetroot juice more pronounced among older...
Supplementation of nitrate-rich beetroot juice was linked to increased plasma nitrite concentrations and reduced diastolic blood pressure to a âgreater degree in older adults...
Legionnaires' disease bacteria found in a water district in Maine
The Maine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it found legionella bacteria in two separate locations during testing at the Orono-Veazie Water District.
Vegans have a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes
Researchers at Harvard analysed 300,000 people who followed a plant-based diet to some degree. Those who were strict had the lowest chances of developing the disease.
New Drug for Treating Ovarian, Pancreatic Cancers Developed
Cancer scientists at Houston Methodist and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have been vigilant about looking for more effective late-stage treatments for...
Microbial Compound in Infant Gut Increases Allergy, Asthma Risk
New study paves the way for early-life gut microbiome interventions to prevent allergy and asthma from developing.
New Technique Create Personalized Therapies for People with Advanced Cancers
Novel technique helps create more personalized therapies for people with hard-to-treat or advanced cancers, reports a new study.
Steep Rise in Colorectal Cancer in Younger Patients
Colorectal cancer is on the rise in persons under 50 years, often found with advanced disease at diagnosis. The reasons for this are unclear and more research is needed to get...