October 3, 2022
Novel inherited variants may raise risk for Hodgkin lymphoma
Novel coding and noncoding gene variants have been identified that may increase the risk for...
SEPTEMBER 28, 2022
by Orlando Health
Although recent guidelines state women at average risk should start mammograms at age 40, a new national survey by Orlando Health finds...
SEPTEMBER 26, 2022
by Johannes Angerer, Medical University of Vienna
Heart disease prevention is particularly important in cancer patients
Baseline cardiovascular toxicity...
SEPTEMBER 23, 2022
by UT Southwestern Medical Center
Fat cells (shown in red) take on a new form (green) as they come in contact with a tumor (blue). Credit: UT Southwestern...
SEPTEMBER 22, 2022
Active surveillance may be a viable strategy for most diagnosed thyroid cancers, according to a study published online on Sept. 15 in JAMA...
SEPTEMBER 21, 2022
by Katy Bell and Paul Glasziou, The Conversation
Older Australians are asked to test every two years. Credit: Shutterstock
Last week, actors Ryan Reynolds...
SEPTEMBER 20, 2022
by Siobhan Glavey, The Conversation
Gut bacteria are changed by a high-sugar diet. Credit: Oleksandra Naumenko/Shutterstock
We know what we need to do to...
SEPTEMBER 19, 2022 FEATURE
by Delthia Ricks, Medical Xpress
Just as bacteria, viruses, and fungi develop strategies to outsmart antimicrobial medications, cancer cells can...
SEPTEMBER 16, 2022
by Maureen Salamon, Harvard Medical School
Women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer often can choose to have a lumpectomy, which removes only...
SEPTEMBER 15, 2022
by Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
A significant number of people who have survived cancer are living in poverty, which can have...
SEPTEMBER 14, 2022
Out-of-pocket costs for cancer care keep climbing
Cancer patients already have a lot to deal with emotionally and physically. But research shows that insured...
SEPTEMBER 13, 2022
by Allessandra DiCorato, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
The treatment of blood cancers has dramatically improved in the last five years, thanks to a...
SEPTEMBER 12, 2022
Quantitative pathologic analysis may help predict prognosis in CRC
The quantitative segmentation algorithm (QuantCRC) may improve the prediction of...
SEPTEMBER 10, 2022
by University of Pennsylvania
The immune system is equipped to respond not just to external invaders—think viruses, bacteria, and parasites—but also to...
SEPTEMBER 9, 2022
by German Cancer Research Center
Cancer cells often grow in environments that are low in nutrients, and they cope with this challenge by switching their...
SEPTEMBER 8, 2022
by Weizmann Institute of Science
Blood tests—simple, noninvasive and economically feasible—promise to become the next major milestone in cancer diagnosis....
SEPTEMBER 7, 2022
by Case Western Reserve University
Research led by Case Western Reserve University has identified a promising path to developing therapies to treat...
SEPTEMBER 6, 2022
by Brigham and Women's Hospital
Over recent decades, more and more adults under the age of 50 are developing cancer. A study conducted by researchers from...
September 6, 2022 Report
by Bob Yirka , Medical Xpress
A pair of researchers, one with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, the other with the University of North...
SEPTEMBER 2, 2022
by Bendta Schroeder, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Machine learning tools like this one could empower oncologists to choose more effective...