Cancer News

Being active reduces the risk of prostate cancer at old age

Independent - 05-Dec-2019

Doesn't have to be vigorous exercises, just moving about is enough

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An effective immunotherapy for advanced prostate cancer

BBC - 28-Nov-2019

Only 5% saw their tumours shrink, but may be more successful if used earlier

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Toshiba Corp presents a technology for an early cancer detection

Japan Times - 25-Nov-2019

Technology's advantages in the industry are 99% accuracy, 2 hour detection time, obtainable cost

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Pembrolizumab: effective immunotherapy for advanced head and neck cancer

BBC - 23-Nov-2019

Needs to identify those who will respond to treatment before starting immunotherapy

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Off the record herbal products could stop cancer treatment from working

BBC - 14-Nov-2019

When in doubt simply stick to the recommended therapy or ask your doctor

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Cowpox like virus can be the potential cure for cancer

Newshub - 09-Nov-2019

Still at preclinical stage but likely to be harmless for humans as it is based on cowpox

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Simple blood test for early detection of breast cancer

Telegraph - 03-Nov-2019

Samples from 800 patients are being tested now for improving the test accuracy

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OncoSenX targets solid tumours with senolytics

Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 22-Oct-2019

Phase 1 clinical trial starting early 2020

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Heart drugs found to be anti-cancer

Medical Research Council London Institute of Medical Sciences - 21-Oct-2019

Many drugs for heart diseases are broad-spectrum senolytics as tested in mice

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Cervical cancer successfully cured with gene editing in mice

Medical Xpress - 10-Oct-2019

If the right genes to tackle are identified, this could be the cure for all cancers

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SkinVision app uses machine-learning to identify risk of skin cancer early

Digital Health - 08-Oct-2019

Trained on over 3 million photos - no human specialist has ever reviewed that many

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Ageing and cancer linked by a complex relationship

Medical News Today - 04-Oct-2019

Does this mean that future therapies to slow down ageing may cause cancers as a side effect?

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New drug slowed tumour growth in men with prostate cancer

BBC - 30-Sep-2019

Olaparib delays cancer growth by months, which means the increased lifespan

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Skin cancer survival rate up jumps 10-fold in just 10 years

BBC - 28-Sep-2019

UK doctors announce that more than half of the patients can now survive advanced melanoma

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Detection of pancreatic cancer with a urine test

Science Focus - 25-Sep-2019

Test will be used in a clinical study, if it will get approved, the test will roll out to patients

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A real shift in cancer treatment

BBC - 23-Sep-2019

New drugs present precision medicine, they are based on the genetic make-up of each patient's tumour

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Discovering the structure of cancer molecule can be the key for new treatment

Medical News Today - 16-Sep-2019

By determining the DHX8's structure, scientists could discover new ways of cancer treatment

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BBC debunks YouTube videos promoting simple cancer treatments

BBC - 13-Sep-2019

Donkey's milk has no proven cancer effect - don't make an ass of yourself

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Cancer survival rates improving, but UK performing poorly

BBC - 12-Sep-2019

If there is an election soon, then maybe consider the parties' health policies as well as Brexit

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New blood test can detect lung cancer before symptoms show up

BBC - 10-Sep-2019

Detects 50% more early stage lung cancers and being expanded to detect other types

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