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Friday 09 October, 2015

Novel technique improves prostate cancer detection

prostate cancer

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

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.
Image Credit: D. Tuveson/ Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015

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...

By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Atypical hyperplasia ups risk of breast cancer

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

By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Cancer deaths in US drop 22 percent in 20 years

Driven by declines in smoking rates, cancer mortality in the US has dropped 22 percent over two decades, a new report says.  More...

Image Credit: Tomasetti, B. Vogelstein and illustrator Elizabeth Cook, Johns Hopkins
By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Two-thirds of cancer cases due to “bad luck”

Scientists from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have created a statistical model that measures the proportion of  More...

By BioNews On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

New compound to kill cancer cells identified

A small molecule that resets the ‘biological clock’ of cancer cells can help shrink tumour growth and lead to potential new therapy to treat cancer  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Neonatal HBV vaccine reduces liver cancer risk

Neonatal hepatitis B vaccination can significantly reduce the risk of liver cancer and other liver diseases in young adults, says a study  More...

Cancer therapy Strategy
By BioNews On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Personalised cancer treatment soon

In a development that could lead to personalised treatment for people suffering from cancer, two Indian-origin researchers  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, December 25th, 2014

Rare cancer’s genetic pathway identified

The “mutational landscape” of a rare, highly fatal form of liver cancer that disproportionately affects people in Asian  More...