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What Are Different Types of Cancers?

Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the world. Globally, about 1 in 6 deaths, is because of cancer. It is something...

MRI scans improve prostate cancer detection

The research, led by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and Universities of Bristol, Ottawa, Exeter and Oxford, combined the results from seven...

Study finds lack of racial diversity in cancer drug clinical trials

New research published this week in JAMA Oncology has found a lack of racial and ethnic diversity in clinical trials for cancer drugs. The study—conducted by researchers...

The curious tale of the cancer ‘parasite’ that sailed the seas

‘Canine transmissible venereal tumour’ is a cancer that spreads between dogs through the transfer of living cancer cells, primarily during mating. The disease usually...

High insulin production may contribute to pancreatic cancer

UBC scientists have demonstrated for the first time a causal link between high insulin levels and pancreatic cancer. In a study published today in Cell Metabolism, researchers lowered...

New vaccine strategy boosts T-cell therapy

A promising new way to treat some types of cancer is to program the patient’s own T cells to destroy the cancerous cells. This...

Cancer biologists identify new drug combo

When it comes to killing cancer cells, two drugs are often better than one. Some drug combinations offer a one-two punch that kills cells...

Researchers develop new sensor to help detect early-stage cancer

A new device that can detect very low concentrations of cancer markers in blood tests could one day help doctors diagnose cancer at its...

Researchers find mini organs inside cancer cells resisting treatment

All over the world, scientists are constantly trying to develop more effective ways to fight cancer. But as the search for a fast and...

MCC patients responds better to immunotherapy than chemotherapy

In a recent study, it was proved that immunotherapy drug ‘pembrolizumab' responds better than conventional chemotherapy, in case of skin cancer 'Markel cell carcinoma', a...

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