This section will maintain key information and medical advancements relating to cancer – how to prevent it and what treatments are available.
Not every new story - just major breakthroughs and studies on ways to prevent. Particularly will be focusing on research results in humans - lots of promising treatments unfortunately never make it from the lab, through human trials, and onto the market.
Did you know? A handful of your cells turn cancerous EVERY DAY - but your immune system tracks them down and kills them before they turn into large-scale cancer.
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Company developing safer, cheaper, consistent and durable CAR-T drugs for hematological and solid tumors
Company developing category changing cancer therapies in the form of oncolytic viruses
Life science company which focuses on clinical stage cancer therapeutic development
Biotechnology company that pioneered the development of oncolytic viruses for treating cancer
Biopharmaceutical company focused on progressing XCART which targets patient-specific tumor neoantigens
First center in USA focused on cancer research and treatment
Research center for biophysics, cell biology and oncology and a hospital specialized in treatment of cancer
Dr Kat Arney talks about her new book, Rebel Cell, at this London Futurists online event (FREE)
Company developing genome-edited chimeric antigen receptor T-cell technologies for cancer immunotherapy.
Institute for cancer research.
Cancer Blog Posts
SkinVision App Review – Instant Spot/Mole Assessment
19-Feb-2020 Provides an early warning or peace of mind – good value for money either way
AbbVie and Calico extends their collab up to 2025 with a $1 billion deal
FierceBiotech - 27-Aug-2021
Supports ageing research and advancing early-stage projects to phase 2 trials over the next decadeRead more...
Galapagos giant tortoises kill damaged cells to resist cancer and ageing
New Scientist - 20-Aug-2021
Large, long living animals offer insights on natural ways of cancer resistanceRead more...
New urine test detects cancer cells and their location using nanoparticles
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 15-Jul-2021
Screening cancers non-invasively; shows safety in phase 1 trialsRead more...
A more comfortable breast cancer diagnosis tool begins trials in UK
Guardian - 09-Jul-2021
Provides early diagnosis in younger women, eliminating pain and discomfortRead more...
Cancer death rates in US record major drop, according to latest health report
STAT - 08-Jul-2021
Improved survival rates for lung and skin cancer, thanks to new FDA approved therapiesRead more...