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Unmasking the deadly secrets of pancreatic cancer

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

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By BioNews On Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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Prostate cancer tests common in Stockholm

A new study from Karolinska Institutet shows that around two thirds of men Continue reading “Prostate cancer tests common in Stockholm” »  More...

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By IANS On Monday, October 15th, 2012
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Study advances cancer-killing cream for melanoma

A team of researchers from RMIT University┬áhave designed a peptide that imitates a melanoma-killing virus, in a biomedical engineering advance that could lead to the development of a cream to target and treat Australia’s More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, October 11th, 2012
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Man suffers from breast cancer for second time

A man who was cured of breast cancer has been diagnosed with the disease Continue reading “Man suffers from breast cancer for second time” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
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Researchers created 3-D Model for Lung Cancer to Mimic the Real Thing

A new technique that allows scientists to grow lung cancer cells in three dimensions Continue reading “Researchers created 3-D Model for Lung Cancer to Mimic the Real Thing” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 9th, 2012
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Aspirin May Decrease Risk of Aggressive Form of Ovarian Cancer

New research shows that women who regularly use pain relief medications Continue reading “Aspirin May Decrease Risk of Aggressive Form of Ovarian Cancer” »  More...

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By ANI On Monday, October 8th, 2012
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‘Gene barcode’ blood test can predict aggressive prostate cancers

A blood test that reads genetic changes in blood cells like a barcode can predict Continue reading “‘Gene barcode’ blood test can predict aggressive prostate cancers” »  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, October 7th, 2012
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Rats give clue to nausea linked to cancer treatments

Many drugs that target cancers cause nausea, a common and distressing side-effect Continue reading “Rats give clue to nausea linked to cancer treatments” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Tanning beds linked to commonest form of skin cancer

Indoor tanning beds can cause non-melanoma skin cancer, and the risk is greater the earlier Continue reading “Tanning beds linked to commonest form of skin cancer” »  More...

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By ANI On Monday, October 1st, 2012
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Promising new drugs for cancer revealed

Several new first-in-man studies for drugs targeted against a range of cancers have provided positive results. Continue reading “Promising new drugs for cancer revealed” »  More...