Including gene editing, immunotherapy, modified viruses, vaccines, personalised medicine, and nanotechnology
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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Cancer Blog Posts
A fatty acid in beef and milk could be used to treat cancer
New Scientist - 22-Nov-2023
The acid eliminates tumours by activating immune cells to combat cancerous cellsRead more...
Oncomagnetic device harnesses electromagnetic fields to kill cancer cells
Live Forever Club - 20-Nov-2023
Device uses non-invasive magnetic fields to increase ROS levels in cancer cellsRead more...
High-income countries like the UK projected to see 50% increase in cancer cases
Independent - 16-Nov-2023
Smoking tobacco alone results in a loss of at least 20.8 million years of lifeRead more...
Researchers used artificial intelligence to treat cancer and ageing
Drug Discovery World (DDW) - 16-Nov-2023
KDM1A emerged as dual-action therapeutic target for bothRead more...
England sets ambitious goal to eliminate cervical cancer by 2040
BBC - 15-Nov-2023
Increased vaccination and improved screening are key to achieving the targetRead more...