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Gene mutation behind deadly skin cancer identified Mar 31, 9:58 am
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Researchers have identified gene mutation that is responsible for a hereditary form of skin cancer melanoma.
Anti-psychotic medications new hope against brain tumours Mar 9, 9:37 am
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Researchers have said that FDA-approved anti-psychotic drugs possess tumor-killing activity against the most aggressive form of primary brain cancer, glioblastoma.
Mechanism behind breast cancer's spread revealed Dec 27, 10:36 am
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that low oxygen conditions, which often persist inside tumours, are sufficient to initiate a molecular chain of events that transforms breast cancer cells from being rigid and stationery to mobile and invasive.
New drug starves and kills cancer tumours Dec 8, 12:45 pm
London, Dec. 8 (ANI): Researchers have found a new technique to starve and kill cancer tumours.
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): Men spending most of their time engaged in sedentary behaviours are at highest risk for recurrence of colorectal adenomas, benign tumours that are known precursors of colorectal cancers, according to a study.
How cancer's 'invisibility cloak' works Oct 29, 2:54 pm
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): T cell researchers have discovered how a lipid secreted by cancer tumours stops the immune system from mounting an immune response against it.
How melanoma can become drug resistant Oct 20, 9:36 am
Washington, Oct. 20 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that a process involving the phenotypes - the outward, physical appearance based on genetic coding - of tumour cells could change appearance of melanoma tumours by altering the number and type of protein receptors dotting the surface of the individual melanoma cells within the tumour.
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Researchers including an Indian-origin scientist have for the first time isolated and characterized the progenitor cells that eventually give rise to malignant hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) tumours, which is the most common form of liver cancer.
Breast cancer and brain tumours not caused by viruses Oct 9, 12:07 pm
Washington, Oct. 9 (ANI): A new study has disproved theories that viruses cause breast cancer and the brain tumour, glioblastoma.
Living near nuclear power plants not hazardous for kids! Sep 14, 10:49 am
Washington, Sept. 14 (ANI): Children who live near nuclear power plants do not have a higher chance of developing leukaemia, a study has claimed.
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Scientists in the UK have claimed that they have developed a revolutionary radiotherapy machine with a beam so intense it can destroy the most aggressive tumours without harming surrounding healthy tissue.
Single dose of injectable dye could help make melanoma history Aug 24, 9:56 am
Washington, August 24 (ANI): Researchers are investigating whether an injectable dye known as PV-10 is capable of shrinking tumours and reducing the spread of cancer.
How some tumours grow cancereous Aug 21, 11:37 am
Washington, August 21 (ANI): Researchers have discovered the way the protein, eukaryotic initiation factor 4E (eIF4E), acts upon cancer-promoting messenger RNA molecules.
New immunotherapy set to make cancer history Aug 19, 9:45 am
Washington, August 19 (ANI): Scientists may have come across a new type of cancer immunotherapy, where they can harness body's immune system to attack tumours.
Brain stem cells can be regenerated following anti-cancer treatment Aug 13, 11:40 am
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new research has revealed that healthy brain cells, once damaged by radiation designed to kill brain tumours, can be regenerated.
New drug targets for aggressive breast cancer identified Jul 27, 11:38 am
Washington, July 27 (ANI): Scientists at Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) have identified genes that are potential targets for therapeutic drugs against aggressive breast cancer.
Soon, drugs to starve cancer to death Jul 21, 10:05 am
London, July 21 (ANI): Scientists believe that cancer could be cured by starving tumours to death.
Proteins involved in immunity linked to cancer Jul 15, 12:20 pm
Washington July 15 (ANI): A set of proteins involved in the body's natural defences produces a large number of DNA mutations which results in the formation of tumours, a new study has revealed.
HRT ups risk of 'brain tumour in women' by 30pc Jul 2, 10:56 am
London, July 02 (ANI): Women, who use hormone replacement therapy (HRT), are at a 30 per cent higher risk of developing brain tumours, a study has revealed.
Right diet and exercise may help reduce aggressive tumours risk in prostate cancer patients Jul 1, 3:07 pm
Washington, July 01 (ANI): Men with prostate cancer can take control of their disease and moderate its aggressiveness through diet and lifestyle choices, a study has suggested.
Now, a gene that offers athlete's heart without exercising Jun 14, 9:41 am
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a single gene that not only inhibits the growth and spread of breast tumours, but also makes hearts healthier.
Melbourne, May 14 (ANI): A UK charity has called for urgent action to reduce women's exposure to cancer-causing chemicals.
Engineered T cells kill tumours but spare normal tissues Apr 8, 2:40 pm
Washington, April 8 (ANI): In a mouse model of human ovarian cancer, a newly engineered T cells showed potent anti-cancer activity against tumours while minimizing reactivity against normal tissues.
Fish oil may help slow breast cancer growth Feb 22, 11:10 am
Washington, Feb. 22 (ANI): A lifelong diet that is rich in omega-3 fatty acids - found in fish oils - can decrease growth of breast cancer tumours by 30 percent, a new research has revealed.
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Scientists have made a key breakthrough by discovering that the body can destroy cancerous tumours itself.
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