breast cancer

Confusion over the cause of symptoms may be affecting whether or not women take...

Women who are at high risk of developing breast cancer may be failing to take the preventive anti-cancer drug tamoxifen because they are confusing...
overweight

Wide range of cancers now linked to being overweight

"Increased risk of 11 types of cancer linked to being overweight," The Guardian reports. A new review in the BMJ found strong evidence of...
Vaxon biotech

Vaxon announces results of its Phase IIb lung cancer trial of Vx-001

Paris, France, June 1, 2017 – Vaxon, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutic cancer vaccines based on optimized cryptic peptides, announces the results of its...
A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

New Protein Discovered In Ageing And Cancer

A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary...
cancers

Two Thirds Of Cancers Due To Random DNA Typos

Washington, Mar 24 (PTI) Random, unpredictable DNA copying "mistakes" account for nearly two-thirds of the mutations that cause cancer, according to a new study...

Vitamin D, Calcium Supplements Have No Impact On Cancer Rate, New Study Shows

Vitamin D status and supplements seem to have become a societal preoccupation. Encouraging the latter’s use as a cure-all, the “magic bullet” commercialization of...
cancer cells

A Better Way To Measure The Stiffness Of Cancer Cells

DURHAM, N.C. -- Biomedical engineers at Duke University have discovered a way to detect signs of cancer on a cell-by-cell basis using two lasers...
cancer rates

Cancer Rates Dropped During The Recession. That’s Not Necessarily A Good Thing.

As the country plunged into recession between 2008 and 2012, something unexpected happened: An earlier small decline in the number of new cancer cases...
cancer survivor obamacare

Cancer Can Bankrupt Its Victims. Obamacare Was Designed To Stop That

Julienne Edwards was 26, five days away from taking the California bar exam and 14 months away from her wedding, when she felt a...
Hitgen and Cancer Research UK’s Manchester Institute enter licence agreement in lung cancer

Hitgen And Cancer Research Uk’s Manchester Institute Enter Licence Agreement In Lung Cancer

Cancer Research UK, Cancer Research Technology (CRT), the charity’s commercial arm, and HitGen Ltd, a privately held biotech company focused on early drug discovery,...