Friday 22 August, 2014

Self-breast exam can do more harm: Expert

A self-breast check campaign launched by The Sun newspaper in Britain to make women aware of breast cancer risks may actually harm women Continue reading “Self-breast exam can do more harm: Expert” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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Men living alone at high skin cancer death risk: Study

Living alone? You may be at a higher risk of death from skin cancer, especially if you are male, an alarming study claims Continue reading “Men living alone at high skin cancer death risk: Study” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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New gene mutation in melanoma skin cancer identified

Detecting signs of melanoma, considered as the most dangerous form of skin cancer, may become easier as scientists have discovered that mutation of a specific gene is responsible for the disease Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Saturday, March 29th, 2014
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A tool to predict if you need chemotherapy or not

There is good news for cancer patients as scientists have discovered that by looking at changes in gene expression it is possible to predict Continue reading “A tool to predict if you need chemotherapy or More...

By BioNews On Friday, March 28th, 2014
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Treat sexual problems in lung cancer patients on priority: Experts

Raising an issue that has been ignored for long in the case of lung cancer patients, experts have urged physicians to pay more attention on how such patients suffer difficulties with sexual expression and intimacy More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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Eating peach may slow breast cancer growth

Certain compounds in peaches can inhibit the growth of breast cancer cells and their ability to spread, a promising research shows Continue reading “Eating peach may slow breast cancer growth” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Rare chromosome fusion ups leukemia risk

Children who are born with fusion of two specific chromosomes are more prone to suffer from Acute lymphoblastic leukemia Continue reading “Rare chromosome fusion ups leukemia risk” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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NIMS, IICT scientists develop new technique to combat cancer

A team of scientists from Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) and Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) Continue reading “NIMS, IICT scientists develop new technique to combat cancer” More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, November 28th, 2013
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Now, a nano pill for better drug delivery

American scientists have synthesised a novel nanoparticle that can be taken orally by patients as a pill instead of receiving injections. Drugs delivered by nanoparticles hold promise for targeted treatment of many More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, April 27th, 2013
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Researchers shows Drifter cancer cells more dangerous

Biologists and physicists in the US have shown that cancer cells that separate or drift off from Continue reading “Researchers shows Drifter cancer cells more dangerous” »  More...