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Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): A team of researchers has revealed that the highly toxic carbon monoxide gas, which can be used to treat certain inflammatory medical conditions, may also have a role to play in treating cancer.
Soon, diagnostic pill that could help detect stomach cancer Dec 5, 10:42 am
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Researchers have developed a tiny capsule that could carry out a chemical analysis of the contents of one's stomach and identify presence of so-called "occult" blood at very low levels.
Grape seed extract kills prostate cancer cells Dec 5, 10:17 am
Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): A new study by Indian origin researcher has revealed that the synthesis of the most active component of grape seed extract, B2G2, encourages the cell death known as apoptosis in prostate cancer cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed.
New gene breakthrough brings colon cancer cure closer to reality Dec 2, 11:26 am
Washington, Dec 02 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a promising new approach to treating colorectal cancer by disarming the gene that drives self-renewal in stem cells that are the root cause of disease, resistance to treatment and relapse.
Washington, Dec 02 (ANI): Researchers have found that prostate cancer can develop in one type of stem cell, then evolve to be maintained by a stem cell that looks very different, making prostate cancer stem cells a "moving target" for treatments.
Cancer risk increases as baby boomers age Dec 1, 11:35 am
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Bringing attention to the response towards cancer care, the frequency of cancer is increasing at a tremendous rate.
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): A new study has found that women who are members of families with BRCA2 mutations but who test negative for the family-specific BRCA2 mutations are still at greater risk for developing breast cancer compared with women in the general population.
Simple urine test can help diagnose 'aggressive bladder cancer' Dec 1, 10:27 am
Melbourne, Dec 01 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a simple urine test could distinguish between aggressive and low-grade bladder cancers, thus helping doctors to tailor and speed up their treatment.
Aspirin could help cure deadly diseases Nov 30, 4:02 pm
London, November 30 (ANI): Research has shown that aspirin could be a cheap and simple way to prevent dementia and cancer.
New technique could help block cancer growth Nov 30, 1:50 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): Researchers at the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have demonstrated a new mechanism involving a signaling protein and its receptor that could block the formation of new blood vessels and cancer growth.
Protein behind cancer spread identified Nov 30, 1:00 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new study has found that cyclin D1, a protein that helps push a replicating cell through the cell cycle also mediates the processing and generation of mature microRNA (miRNA).
Proteas players to wear pink in Wanderers ODI against India in support of breast cancer awareness Nov 29, 2:03 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 29 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced that the one-day international (ODI) game between South Africa and India on December 5 at the Wanderers will be set aside as a Pink Day in support of breast cancer awareness.
Why high cholesterol fuels growth and spread of breast cancer Nov 29, 11:33 am
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that breast cancer growth can be fuelled by high cholesterol, as a by-product of cholesterol functions like the hormone estrogen to enhance the growth and spread of the disease.
Don't ignore persistent coughs, they can be 'lung cancer warning' Nov 29, 10:19 am
Melbourne, Nov 29 (ANI): An expert has claimed that unexplained coughs and chest infections should be taken seriously as they could be a sign of lung cancer.
Nanoparticle pills make painful pinpricks history Nov 28, 3:21 pm
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new type of nanoparticle that can be delivered orally and absorbed through the digestive tract, allowing patients to simply take a pill instead of receiving injections.
New gene breakthrough brings leukemia cure closer to reality Nov 27, 1:55 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has identified a leukemia-specific stretch of DNA called an enhancer element that enables cancerous blood cells to proliferate in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a devastating cancer that is incurable in 70 percent of patients.
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has revealed that eating a high-fat diet at puberty can accelerate the development of breast cancer and may actually increase the risk of cancer similar to a type often found in younger adult women.
Movember moustache is back in fashion! Nov 26, 4:02 pm
London, November 26 (ANI): High proportion of Movember men have admitted that they really enjoyed growing their moustache.
How rice bran oil can help reduce cholesterol Nov 26, 10:39 am
New Delhi, Nov 26 (ANI): Rice bran oil, which is very good for health, can protect the consumer from the dangers of coronary heart disease, diabetes, and cancer, it has been revealed.
Plant nutrient 'cocktail' can kill breast cancer cells Nov 25, 10:31 am
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): A new study has found that a combo of six natural compounds in vegetables, fruits, spices and plant roots killed 100 percent of sample breast cancer cells without toxic side effects on normal cells.
Soon, honey bees to sniff out cancer Nov 25, 10:31 am
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): Researchers have said that we can train honey bees to detect certain early-stage cancers in humans.
'Hardman' Vinnie Jones diagnosed with skin cancer Nov 25, 8:55 am
Johannesburg, Nov 25 (ANI): Former football turned film star Vinnie Jones has come out and revealed that he has been diagnosed with skin cancer.
Women prone to allergies at higher risk of developing blood cancers Nov 23, 11:22 am
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A team of scientists, looking into the interplay of the immune system and cancer, have found a link between history of airborne allergies, in particular to plants, grass and trees, with risk of blood cancers in women.
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A new study has found that postmenopausal women who consumed sugar-sweetened beverages were more likely to develop endometrial cancer compared with women who did not drink such beverages.
Hugh Jackman reveals skin cancer scare Nov 22, 10:54 am
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Hugh Jackman has revealed that he treated for skin cancer after discovering a growth on his nose.
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