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Breath test can save money and catch cancer early
ABC NEWS This test is a cheaper and less invasive alternative to an upper endoscopy. 7 hours
Medical News Today: Hepatosplenomegaly: Everything you need to know
MNT Hepatosplenomegaly refers to an enlargement of the liver and spleen. Its causes include a variety of conditions that affect these two organs, including liver disease, HIV, anemia, infections, and cancer.... 1 day
Medical News Today: Lowering cholesterol improves cancer-fighting immunotherapy
MNT A recent study demonstrates that a certain type of cancer immunotherapy might be enhanced simply by reducing cholesterol levels in cells. 1 day
New blood test could help avoid more than 40% of prostate biopsies, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL A multi-center study that validates the clinical performance of IsoPSA - a new blood test that has proven to be... 2 days
Novel IR imaging offers rapid and reliable analysis of cancer tissues
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum have deployed a novel infrared (IR) microscope with quantum cascade lasers in order to analyze tissue samples taken during routine clinical procedures... 2 days
Study offers novel solution to suppress metastatic spread of deadly breast cancer
NEWS MEDICAL USC researchers have pinpointed a remedy to thwart a protein that helps the metastatic spread of breast cancer, a leading cause of death for... 2 days
Scientists identify new potential target to combat acute myeloid leukemia
NEWS MEDICAL AML is not a single disease. It is a group of leukemias that develop in the bone marrow from progenitors of specialized blood cells, the so-called myeloid cells.... 2 days
A way to prevent pancreatic cancer from spreading post-surgery?
SCIENCE DAILY New research suggests a strategy for lowering the odds of metastasis following successful pancreatic cancer surgery: The post-operative period, suggests a researcher, 'offers a window during which efforts might be... 2 days
Immune cell provides cradle for mammary stem cells
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have made new discoveries about how an immune cell known as the macrophage, which normally fights infection by swallowing foreign invaders, nurtures mammary gland stem cells through a chemical signaling molecule.... 2 days
New regimens improve survival for children and young adults with T-cell cancers
SCIENCE DAILY In a federally funded, randomized phase III clinical trial, 90 percent of children and young adults with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) or T-cell... 2 days
One medulloblastoma subset requires less aggressive therapy
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have identified a subtype of the brain tumor medulloblastoma that is associated with improved survival of infants treated with less aggressive, risk-adapted therapy. 2 days
Shorter trastuzumab treatment for HER2+ breast cancer can be as effective, with fewer cardiac side-effects
SCIENCE DAILY A phase III randomized clinical trial of 4,088 women with HER2-positive, early-stage breast cancer found that taking trastuzumab... 2 days
Use of mobile and sensor technology lowers symptom severity for people with head and neck cancer
SCIENCE DAILY A randomized clinical trial of 357 people receiving radiation for head and neck cancer, using mobile... 2 days
Tumor immune evasion arises through loss of TNF sensitivity
Science Magazine Immunotherapy has revolutionized outcomes for cancer patients, but the mechanisms of resistance remain poorly defined. We used a series of whole-genome clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeat (CRISPR)–based screens performed... 2 days
Upfront, comprehensive genetic testing in advanced lung cancer is cost-effective
SCIENCE DAILY An economic model comparing different types of genetic testing in metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) found that using next-generation sequencing (NGS) to test for all known lung cancer-related... 2 days
Medical News Today: This 'metastasis-blocking' compound may stop the spread of cancer
MNT A compound that targets a unique structure in cancer cell nuclei and has links to metastasis potential stopped cancer spread and extended survival in... 2 days
Erectile dysfunction drugs and flu vaccine may work together to help immune system fight cancer after surgery
SCIENCE DAILY A new study suggests that a common treatment for erectile dysfunction combined with the... 2 days
Innovative light-delivery technique improves biosensors
SCIENCE DAILY There is a continuing need for practical chip-based sensors that can be used at the point of care to detect cancer and other diseases. An innovative way to inject light into tiny silicon microdisks could help meet this... 2 days
Improving survival in pancreatic cancer with platinum-based chemotherapy
SCIENCE DAILY A small study of adults with the most common form of pancreatic cancer adds to evidence that patients with BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutations long linked to a high risk of breast... 2 days
Wisdom of the protists; electron flow tricks for controlling cancer
PHYS.ORG All schoolchildren learn that the difference between eukaryotes and prokaryotes has something to do with a nucleus. This is usually around the same time they learn that the... 2 days
KARL STORZ launches new PDD Blue Cystoscopy system for enhanced detection of NMIBC tumors
NEWS MEDICAL KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc., announces the commercial launch of the PDD Blue Light Flexible Video Cystoscopy System for enhanced detection... 2 days
Study: Single surface protein can amplify multiple key pathways in acute myeloid leukemia
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York have discovered that a signaling protein elevated in patients with acute... 2 days
Rutgers Cancer Institute nurses research various topics to enhance patient experience
NEWS MEDICAL From peer and patient education to addressing treatment side effects and other patient care needs, nurses at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey researched a number... 2 days
New consensus recommendations to help clinicians manage GSM in breast cancer patients
NEWS MEDICAL Although the genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) is more prevalent in survivors of breast cancer than in other menopausal women, it is commonly undiagnosed... 2 days
Ovarian cancer therapy may help treat patients with aggressive pancreatic cancer
NEWS MEDICAL A targeted therapy that has shown its power in fighting ovarian cancer in women including those with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations may also help patients with... 2 days
Chemist begins new project to develop carbohydrate mimics to assist cancer therapies
NEWS MEDICAL Dr. Robert Britton firmly believes every molecule is important. This chemist doesn't want any molecule sitting unused on a laboratory shelf or in a... 2 days
Mindfulness-based Stress Management Course for cancer survivors
NEWS MEDICAL Cancer, like so many other overwhelming or life-altering situations, can really stick with a person. For many, the end of treatment is met with a flood of emotions that can make it difficult to... 2 days
Scientists uncover a new face of a famous protein, SWI2/SNF2 ATPase
SCIENCE DAILY A team of scientists now have a deeper understanding of a large switch/sucrose non-fermentable (SWI/SNF) protein complex that plays a pivotal role in plant and human... 3 days
Medical News Today: Subungual hematoma: Images, treatment, and link to melanoma
MNT Subungual hematomas occur after an injury to a nail. An impact can break blood vessels, causing blood to pool underneath the nail. In this article, we... 3 days
New blood test shows promise for early detection of pancreatic cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Pancreatic cancer is expected to become the second deadliest cancer in the United States by 2030. It is tough to cure because it is usually not... 3 days
Automated bone scan index offers accurate, speedy prognostic information about prostate cancer
NEWS MEDICAL A software tool to automatically calculate how extensively bones have been infiltrated by prostate cancer is both accurate and speedy, capturing key prognostic information... 3 days
U.S. military personnel at greater risk for skin cancer than general population
NEWS MEDICAL When one considers the risks of military service, skin cancer may not be top of mind. According to research published in the Journal of... 3 days
Smart technology helps improve outcomes for patients with head and neck cancer
NEWS MEDICAL A federally funded, randomized clinical trial of 357 people receiving radiation for head and neck cancer, using mobile and sensor technology to remotely monitor... 3 days
New treatment regimen boosts survival for young adults and children with T-cell malignancies
NEWS MEDICAL In a federally funded, randomized phase III clinical trial performed by the Children's Oncology Group (COG), 90% of children and young adults... 3 days
Unresolved endoplasmic reticulum stress engenders immune-resistant, latent pancreatic cancer metastases
Science Magazine The majority of patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA) develop metastatic disease after resection of their primary tumor. We found that livers from patients and mice with PDA... 3 days
New blood test rapidly detects signs of pancreatic cancer
PHYS.ORG Pancreatic cancer is expected to become the second deadliest cancer in the United States by 2030. It is tough to cure because it is usually not discovered until it has... 3 days
Medical News Today: Why is lung cancer so difficult to treat?
MNT Immunotherapies often fail to halt lung cancer's progression. A new study attempts to understand why this is and design a new way to attack it. 3 days
Single surface protein boosts multiple oncogenic pathways in acute myeloid leukemia
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have discovered that a signaling protein elevated in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) plays a much wider role in the disease than previously thought.... 3 days
Pancreatic cancer patients with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations fare better on platinum-based chemotherapy
NEWS MEDICAL A small study of adults with the most common form of pancreatic cancer adds to evidence that patients with BRCA1 or BRCA2... 3 days
Medical News Today: Could these 'molecular switches' stop brain cancer?
MNT New research provides further promising evidence that molecular approaches might slow or reverse the progress of glioblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer. 3 days
Medical News Today: What could cause bone pain?
MNT People may feel aches or pains in their bones for a variety of reasons. Many people worry when they experience bone pain because it can be a sign of bone cancer. For... 3 days
Innovative light-delivery technique improves biosensors
PHYS.ORG There is a continuing need for practical chip-based sensors that can be used at the point of care to detect cancer and other diseases. An innovative way to inject light into tiny silicon microdisks could help meet this... 3 days
Scientists discover how unusually long strands of RNA help colon cancer cells avoid death
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have discovered how unusually long strands of RNA help colon cancer... 3 days
Cell motility mystery cracked—the protein that re-charges the cell's motility machinery revealed
PHYS.ORG Research conducted in the University of Helsinki may help in developing specific inhibitors that would slow down actin-dependent movement of cancer cells. 3 days
Nanoparticles could help rescue malnourished crops
SCIENCE-NEWS Nanoparticles normally used to fight cancer could also be used to treat malnourished crops. 3 days
Researchers discover medulloblastoma subtype that responds to less aggressive therapy
NEWS MEDICAL The youngest patients with the brain tumor medulloblastoma are among the most challenging because their rapidly developing brains limit treatment options. 3 days
Under certain conditions, bacterial signals set the stage for leukemia
SCIENCE DAILY A new study shows that bacterial signals are crucial to the development of a precursor condition to leukemia, which can be induced by disrupting the intestinal barrier or... 3 days
Alexo Therapeutics marks next significant milestone by initiating ALX148 combination cohorts
NEWS MEDICAL Alexo Therapeutics, a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company developing therapies to block the CD47 checkpoint mechanism, today announced it has initiated ALX148 combination dosing with targeted antibody therapies... 3 days
Medical News Today: Cancer: Does sex affect the outcome of immunotherapy?
MNT Therapies that help the immune system to fight tumors have gained popularity over time. But are we leaving a key element — sex — out of... 3 days
Scientists disrupt two enzymes to shrink cancer cells
NEWS MEDICAL Before cell division, the long strings of the cell's DNA are wrapped tightly into the structures we know as chromosomes. This protects the cell's genetic material from physical and chemical damage. 3 days
New mode of proton therapy for lung cancer developed by Beaumont shows promising results
NEWS MEDICAL "Beaumont researchers have invented a new mode of proton therapy for lung cancer," said Peyman Kabolizadeh, M.D., Ph.D., clinical director,... 3 days
Researcher develops small molecules that inhibit derailment of gene expression in cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Not everyone person who has a "cancer gene" will inevitably develop this disease in their lifetime. Thanks to a new area of research called... 3 days
Mayo discovery could enable development of personalized ovarian, brain cancer treatments
NEWS MEDICAL Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that a molecular communication pathway – thought to be defective in cancer – is a key player in determining the effectiveness... 4 days
Bacterial signals are crucial to development of pre-leukemic myeloproliferation, study shows
NEWS MEDICAL A new study by researchers from the University of Chicago Medicine shows that bacterial signals are crucial to the development of a precursor condition to leukemia,... 4 days
Lowering blood cholesterol levels could enhance success of T-cell cancer immunotherapy
NEWS MEDICAL Cleveland Clinic researchers have demonstrated for the first time that lowering blood cholesterol levels could enhance the success of a specific type of T-cell immunotherapy in... 4 days
Targeted biopsy for prostate cancer more effective than traditional method
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have found that MRI fusion biopsy -- coupling MRI and ultrasound to visualize suspicious lesions in the prostate gland and targeting the biopsy to that particular area... 4 days
Method to overcome false positives in CT imaging for lung cancer
SCIENCE DAILY A team of researchers has identified a technology to address the problem of false positives in CT-based lung cancer screening. 4 days
Combination therapies targeting different cell types may be effective at treating colon cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers in Germany have discovered that colon cancers are often resistant to existing drug treatments because they are composed of two different... 4 days
Mayo Clinic researchers identify new possible treatment choice for triple negative breast cancer
NEWS MEDICAL In a recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, Mayo Clinic researchers identified that an FDA drug approved for myelodysplastic... 4 days
Test of Herceptin Finds Briefer Treatment Can Work, With Fewer Side Effects
NPR An aggressive form of breast cancer — HER2-positive tumors — often shrink with Herceptin treatment, but side effects can be tough. Researchers say a... 4 days
Shorter drug treatment OK for many breast cancer patients
ABC NEWS New research suggests that many women with a common and aggressive form of breast cancer that is treated with Herceptin can get by with six months of the drug instead... 4 days
A cancer screening flop: Few smokers seek free lung scans
ABC NEWS Less than 2 percent of those eligible for lung cancer screening have sought it 4 days
Cell type switch helps colon cancer evade treatment, study suggests
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have discovered that colon cancers are often resistant to existing drug treatments because they are composed of two different cell types that can replace each other when... 4 days
Individualized ovarian, brain cancer therapies
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have discovered that a molecular communication pathway -- thought to be defective in cancer -- is a key player in determining the effectiveness of measles virus oncolytic cancer treatment in ovarian and aggressive brain cancers. This discovery... 4 days
Enzyme's movement may be key to new cancer drugs
SCIENCE DAILY Motion is crucial for proper functioning of a kinase enzyme, scientists have found. Not only must the kinase have all needed parts in place, the enzyme must move in the... 4 days
[Research Articles] Targeted inhibition of histone H3K27 demethylation is effective in high-risk neuroblastoma
Science Magazine High-risk neuroblastoma is often distinguished by amplification of MYCN and loss of differentiation potential. We performed high-throughput drug screening of epigenetic-targeted therapies... 4 days
[Research Articles] Metarrestin, a perinucleolar compartment inhibitor, effectively suppresses metastasis
Science Magazine Metastasis remains a leading cause of cancer mortality due to the lack of specific inhibitors against this complex process. To identify compounds selectively targeting the metastatic state, we... 4 days
Detecting breast cancer with non-invasive 'disease screening pill'
NEWS MEDICAL For women, mammograms are a sometimes uncomfortable, but necessary, annual ritual. But this procedure doesn't always provide accurate results, and it exposes women to X-rays. 4 days
Diagnosing breast cancer with an imaging pill
SCIENCE DAILY For women, mammograms are a sometimes uncomfortable, but necessary, annual ritual. But this procedure doesn't always provide accurate results, and it exposes women to X-rays. In a new study, scientists report that they have... 4 days
Could gut bacteria drive colon cancer?
MNT Could gut bacteria impact the development of colon cancer by interacting with molecules that help to regulate gene expression? A recent study investigates. 4 days
Medical News Today: Could gut bacteria drive colon cancer?
MNT Could gut bacteria impact the development of colon cancer by interacting with molecules that help to regulate gene expression? A recent study investigates. 4 days
FDA clears Turnstone Biologics' IND for immunotherapy targeting HPV positive solid tumors
NEWS MEDICAL Turnstone Biologics today announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance of its Investigational New Drug Application for MG1-HPV for the treatment... 4 days
VA health care study: Many prostate cancer patients choose active surveillance over immediate therapy
NEWS MEDICAL Record numbers of American veterans diagnosed with non-aggressive prostate cancer are heeding the advice of international medical experts and opting... 4 days
Medical News Today: What to know about angiolipoma
MNT Angiolipoma is a small, soft tumor made up of fatty cells and blood vessels. They are often found on the forearm, and multiple lumps may occur at the same time. Angiolipoma is... 4 days
3-D images of cancer cells in the body: Physicists present new method
PHYS.ORG Medical physicists at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) have developed a new method that can generate detailed three-dimensional images of the body's interior. These... 4 days
Medical News Today: Is breast asymmetry linked to breast cancer?
MNT Many women have slight differences in the size or shape of their breasts. Breast asymmetry is usually not a cause for concern, though substantial asymmetry in the size... 4 days
Study finds distinct exhausted T cells that could have implications for fighting different diseases
NEWS MEDICAL The battle between the human immune system and long-term, persisting infections and other chronic diseases such as cancer results in... 4 days
Interfering with enzyme's movement may be new approach for developing of anti-cancer drugs
NEWS MEDICAL Revealing all the steps required to activate an enzyme called a protein kinase may identify new ways to target cancer, according to... 4 days
Researchers identify technology to prevent false positives in CT-based lung cancer screening
NEWS MEDICAL A team of researchers including investigators from Mayo Clinic has identified a technology to address the problem of false positives in CT-based lung cancer... 4 days
New method generates detailed 3D images of the body's cancer cells
NEWS MEDICAL Making tumor cells glow: Medical physicists at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) have developed a new method that can generate detailed three-dimensional images of the body's... 5 days
KTU researchers are developing mathematical methods to diagnose breast cancer
NEWS MEDICAL The team of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania are developing mathematical methods which could help diagnose breast cancer. 5 days
Taming random gene changes as our bodies start to form
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists exploring how to tame random gene fluctuations as the embryos that become our bodies start to form have identified a control switch in the vertebrate segmentation clock... 5 days
Different diseases elicit distinct sets of exhausted T cells
SCIENCE DAILY The battle between the human immune system and long-term, persisting infections and other chronic diseases such as cancer results in a prolonged stalemate. Over time battle-weary T cells become exhausted,... 5 days
3D images of cancer cells in the body
SCIENCE DAILY Making tumor cells glow: medical physicists have developed a new method that can generate detailed three-dimensional images of the body's interior. This can be used to more closely investigate the development of... 5 days
Cleveland Clinic researcher wins NCI grant to delve into cancer genetics and radiation effectiveness
NEWS MEDICAL Can the genetic makeup of their cancers predict how patients with lung cancer will respond to radiation therapy? And can... 5 days
Medical News Today: Colorectal cancer: Some cells are 'born to be bad'
MNT A small study finds that genetic signatures for cell migration and metastasis are already present in early malignant — but not benign — colorectal... 5 days
Treatment for muscle wasting improved survival in pre-clinical cancer model
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from the University of Jyväskylä in Finland have found that continued treatment of muscle wasting with a soluble growth factor receptor protein, produced at the University of Helsinki, improved... 5 days
Taming random gene changes as our bodies start to form
PHYS.ORG Scientists exploring how to tame random gene fluctuations as the embryos that become our bodies start to form have identified a control switch in the vertebrate segmentation clock... 5 days
Enzyme's movement may be key to new cancer drugs
PHYS.ORG Revealing all the steps required to activate an enzyme called a protein kinase may identify new ways to target cancer, according to new University of Arizona-led research. 5 days
Study: Gadolinium deposition in brain not associated with dosage
NEWS MEDICAL Investigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles have determined that in children receiving gadolinium as a contrast agent to enhance MRI examinations, signal changes attributed solely to deposition of this material... 5 days
Metal-based probes for detection of dopamine receptors, a cancer biomarker
PHYS.ORG A team at Hong Kong Baptist University has developed the world's first iridium(III)-based probes for imaging dopamine receptors in living cells. The discovery has enhanced the understanding of... 5 days
Scientists find missing factor in gene activation
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have unraveled a mystery on how genes are activated. Human genes are blocked by structures known as nucleosomes, components that package DNA inside cells. How do these roadblocks clear out to allow genes... 5 days
Rhino horn used to comfort the terminally ill in Vietnam
SCIENCE DAILY From treating cancer and erectile dysfunction to managing hangovers, the horns of endangered wild rhinoceros are widely used as a medical cure-all in parts of Asia. A new... 5 days
Genetic fixer-uppers could aid in predicting prognosis of patients with bladder cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Mutations in genes that help repair damage to DNA may aid in predicting the prognosis of patients with bladder and other related cancers, according... 5 days
Medical News Today: What causes bleeding between periods?
MNT Vaginal bleeding between periods is a common experience with many possible causes. When this occurs, a person may notice light brown spotting in their underwear after their period has ended. Hormonal changes... 5 days
Researchers test new cancer research model that may reduce cost and speed up studies
NEWS MEDICAL A new model for improving how clinical trials are developed and conducted by bringing together academic cancer experts and pharmaceutical... 5 days
New cancer treatment approach targets specific sugar receptors
NEWS MEDICAL In the treatment of cancer, there are still several limitations. Especially the delivery of sufficient amounts of active chemotherapeutic drug is difficult. 5 days
Invasive cancers that are born to be bad show detectable differences from harmless tumors
NEWS MEDICAL Do metastatic cancer tumors "break bad" or are they "born bad"? This question is an essential mystery in cancer early... 5 days
UAB-led clinical trial intends to find innovative treatment for multiple myeloma patients
NEWS MEDICAL Multiple myeloma is the second most common type of blood cancer in the United States, impacting more than 25,000 people each year and disproportionatly... 6 days
UTA bioengineering professor successfully patents new cancer trap
NEWS MEDICAL The University of Texas at Arlington has successfully patented in Europe an implantable medical device that attracts and kills circulating cancer cells that was invented by a faculty member. This cancer trap... 6 days
Mini-antibodies discovered in sharks and camels could lead to drugs for cancer and other diseases
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European project InSPECT develops miniature photonics spectrometers for tissue diagnostics
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