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Kochi researchers find way to ‘burn’ liver cancer

Turns substance commonly found in bones into potent weapon against tumour cells.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 14th, 2017

Sunflower seeds source of potent liver carcinogen: study

Sunflower seeds are frequently contaminated with a potent toxin produced by molds, and pose an increased risk of liver cancer, a new study warns. Researchers from Michigan State University (MSU) in t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 22nd, 2017

How a 12-Year-Old Student"s Science Project Is Helping Researchers Find a Cure for Cancer

Stephen Litt's insatiable curiosity--and love for Japanese food--led to a discovery of cancer-fighting chemicals in green tea......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 18th, 2017

A new kind of cancer treatment works remarkably well for some patients but not others — and researchers want to know why

GEFor some cancer patients, a new group of drugs has led to remarkable remissions with few side effects. But others have tried them, only to find little benefit and a lot of discomfort. The treatment, broadly speaking, is called cancer immunotherapy. Thes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 17th, 2016

Bristol-Myers and Nektar Cast Wide Net in Quest to Find the Right Immunotherapy Combo

Cancer researchers have been buzzing for a couple years about immunotherapy. Many studies are pointing the way to combinations of drugs that complement each other at the molecular level, and ought to work better than single cancer therapies alone. But dru.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 27th, 2016

Physics Breakthrough: "Sound Tornadoes" Can Levitate Humans With New Acoustic Tractor Beam

“Acoustic researchers had been frustrated by the size limit for years, so it's satisfying to find a way to overcome it.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweek10 hr. 8 min. ago

Merck Reports Positive Phase III Liver Cancer Data on Keytruda

Merck (MRK), announces first time results from the phase II study evaluating the use Keytruda in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), previously treated with sorafenib. Merck & Co., Inc. MRK announced data f.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nyt10 hr. 38 min. ago

Now, a blood test can screen 8 common types of cancer long before symptoms

Cancers of ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colorectum, lung or breast were detected.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 20th, 2018

Australian researchers develop blood test for early detection of 8 cancers

There are still no effective screening tests for many major tumor types and available tests can each only screen for one cancer at a time, the report said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 19th, 2018

Researchers find that one person likely drove Bitcoin from $150 to $1000 - TechCrunch

Researchers find that one person likely drove Bitcoin from $150 to $1000 - TechCrunch.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 15th, 2018

Scientists find genetic switch that decides fate of embryonic stem cells

For normal birth or physical development of animals, regulation of their size, shape, and number of organs is very critical when embryo is developing. Researchers are trying to understand mechanisms ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 4th, 2018

Researchers find security flaws in computer chips, say all device at risk

Intel denied that the flaws would bog down computers based on Intel chips.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 3rd, 2018

Researchers are turning to diabetes treatments to find potential Alzheimer"s breakthroughs

AP/Alastair Grant Treatments used for diabetes co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Social robot could help autistic adults find work

Researchers at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh have built Alyx, a robot colleague that teaches autistic people to recognise social cues, as Matthew Stock found out. Video provided by Reuters        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 27th, 2017

Ancient Gene Called Thor Discovered in Human Genome Could Be Secret Weapon Against Cancer

When researchers silenced THOR in cell lines, tumor growth slowed......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 14th, 2017

A new approach to treating blood cancer just got a promising set of results (BLUE)

AP Researchers are looking for new ways to approach blood cancers. One of those ways is a target called BCMA, short for "B-cell maturation antigen," that's integral to a cancer called multiple myeloma.   Inter.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Breast Cancer: Fewer Women Are Getting Chemotherapy Treatment

Researchers surveyed thousands of women with breast cancer and their oncologists and found a decline in the use of chemotherapy as a treatment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 11th, 2017

Birth control pills may up breast cancer risk: Research

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark said the risk of breast cancer was higher among women who recently used contemporary hormonal contraceptives.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 9th, 2017

Severe Sun Exposure Leaves Man With Dent In His Head

It’s well known fact that being out in the sun too long can cause damage to our body and skin. From a mild burn to skin cancer, there are a lot of reasons you shouldn’t be outside for long periods […] The post Severe Sun Exposure Leaves Man.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 8th, 2017

HIV Cure? Lung Cancer Drugs "Shock and Kill" HIV in French Patient

If these results could be replicated, it could be a huge boost to efforts to find a cure for HIV......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 1st, 2017

Better Buy: Ziopharm Oncology Inc. vs. Celldex Therapeutics, Inc.

Find out which of these cancer drug developers is a better stock pick at the moment......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 30th, 2017