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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...

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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...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 14th, 2013
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Breastfeeding slashes ovarian cancer risk

Breastfeeding wallops ovarian cancer into submission, slashing the mother’s Continue reading “Breastfeeding slashes ovarian cancer risk” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, December 3rd, 2012
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Diabetes drug extends lifespan in ovarian cancer

Metformin, the drug commonly administered in diabetes, has shown a promise in extending Continue reading “Diabetes drug extends lifespan in ovarian cancer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, November 5th, 2012
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New tool developed to diagnose cancer cells

A new tool known as MS-Chip can instantly tell cancerous cells from normal cells Continue reading “New tool developed to diagnose cancer cells” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
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Researchers identify novel genes that may drive rare, aggressive form of uterine cancer

Researchers have identified several genes that are linked to one of the most Continue reading “Researchers identify novel genes that may drive rare, aggressive form of uterine cancer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
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Unmasking the deadly secrets of pancreatic cancer

A large-scale study that defines the complexity of underlying mutations Continue reading “Unmasking the deadly secrets of pancreatic cancer” »  More...