Cancer Research
Monday 26 January, 2015

Young Asians at greater skin cancer risk in Australia

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Researchers from University of Adelaide shows that young Asian Australians could be placing themselves at greater risk of developing skin cancer  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, January 17th, 2015
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New research shows how melanoma resists new drug combination therapy

Researchers at the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have uncovered how melanoma becomes resistant to a new drug combination therapy  More...

Patrick Griffin is chair of The Scripps Research Institute Department of Molecular Therapeutics and director of the Translational Research Institute at Scripps Florida. (Photo courtesy of The Scripps Research Institute.)
By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Scientists Develop Novel Platform for Treatment of Breast, Pancreatic Cancer

Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a novel synthetic compound that  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Physical, mental problems common among cancer survivors

Anxiety about recurrence along with physical and financial problems are some of the issues  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, January 10th, 2015
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Scientists discover Mitochondrial DNA movement between cells, Triggering Tumor Growth

A team led by Professor Mike Berridge from the Malaghan Institute has become the first in the world to demonstrate  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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Scientists identify novel breast cancer gene

British researchers have identified a novel gene that is especially active in a difficult-to-treat form of breast cancer  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Novel technique improves prostate cancer detection

Researchers have developed a non-invasive imaging technique to detect the severity of prostate tumour which  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 5th, 2015
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A novel biomarker could help pathologists assessing tumors during surgery

Researchers at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) today report the discovery of a novel cellular biomarker that could make it comparatively easy for cancer surgeons to determine if a patient has a potentially More...

A team of researchers has developed a method to grow pancreatic tissue in a three-dimensional culture system, called organoids. The scientists are able to use tissue not only from laboratory mouse models, but also from human patients. The technology promises to change the way pancreatic cancer research is done, offering a path to personalized treatment approaches in the future.
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By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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New 3-D culture system for pancreatic cancer developed

In a breakthrough, a new 3-D method to grow pancreatic tissue not only from laboratory mouse models but also from human  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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Atypical hyperplasia ups risk of breast cancer

Women with atypical hyperplasia of the breast, a precancerous condition, have a higher risk of developing  More...