Study sheds light on how cancer spreads in blood
A new study sheds light on proteins in particles called extracellular vesicles, which are released by tumor cells into the bloodstream and promote the spread of cancer. The...
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New nanoconjugate blocks dissemination of tumor cells in animal models of acute myeloid leukemia
The nanoparticle targets only leukemic cells and therefore would reduce the severe adverse effects of current treatments.
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Inhaled Dye Allows Intraoperative Visualization of Lung-Tumor Margin
Inhalational indocyanine green can be useful for the intraoperative visualization of lung-tumor margin, researchers from South Korea report. Reuters Health Information
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Immunotherapy Along With Drug Therapy Bolsters Cancer Treatment
Cancer progression occurs as the tumor-producing MDM2 gene is amplified, or the MDM2 protein is over-expressed because the gene is not regulated effectively. As a result, tumor...
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Breast cancer simulation models can guide screening recommendations for women
Chest radiation is used to treat children with Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma as well as lung metastases in various solid tumors.
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Blocking tumor-promoting protein could bolster immunotherapy's effectiveness, study suggests
While immunotherapy - a form of treatment that uses the body's immune system to recognize, attack and kill tumor cells - has given hope to people across the globe, it fails in...
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Outpatient Brain Tumor Surgery Feasible, Safe
In carefully selected patients who have few comorbidities, outpatient treatment may be appropriate and preferable for brain tumor resection during the COVID-19...
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Scientists introduce a new approach for immunological tumor treatment
Our immune system ought to be able to recognize and kill tumor cells. However, many tumors deceive the immune system.
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Drug-Drug Interactions to Avoid in Patients With GI Cancer
Patients with gastrointestinal tumors can have potentially life-threatening complications from drug-drug interactions, including, for example, reactions between PPIs and...
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New study provides insight into the origin and evolution of glioblastoma
Brain cancers have long been thought of as being resistant to treatments because of the presence of multiple types of cancer cells within each tumor. A new study uncovers a...
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Scientists: Face masks reduce risk of coronavirus infections by 65 percent
There has been some debate regarding how much face masks help prevent infection with the Wuhan coronavirus. Now, new studies show just how effective face masks really are at...
Britain records 85 more Covid-19 deaths
The figure, announced by Department of Health chiefs and which take into account lab-confirmed fatalities in all settings, takes the official Government total to 44,602.
Sinovac's COVID-19 Vaccine Gets Nod for Phase-3 Trial
Sinovac, gets approval for starting the phase-3 trial of CoronaVac. In phase I and II trials, CorornaVac has demonstrated a good safety profile for the vaccine candidate and no...
England's coronavirus outbreak IS shrinking, official data shows
The Office for National Statistics published its lowest estimates so far for the number of coronavirus cases circulating in the general population in England, with just 14,000...
Thousands of taxi drivers, cleaners and shop workers will be tested for...
The trial of asymptomatic testing for high-risk professions will begin from tomorrow, in partnership with four local authorities in Bradford, Brent, Newham and Oldham.
Britain could have been hit harder by Covid-19 because it has avoided bad...
Data showed a clear trend between less intense flu seasons and high coronavirus death rates, with Belgium and England escaping intense flu outbreaks but being battered by Covid-19.
Around 25K COVID-19 Cases in 24 hours Takes India Tally to Over 7.67L
India recorded the highest single-day spike of over 24,879 new coronavirus cases and 487 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the total tally to 7,67,296 with 21,129 deaths.
Novel Approach to Limit Life-threatening Complications Related to COVID-19...
New study proposes that controlling the local and systemic inflammatory response in COVID-19 may be as significant as anti-viral and other therapies.
Study Evaluates Effects of Child's Height On Their Risk of Obesity
New study examined the health records of 2.8 million children who were initially examined between 2 and 13 years of age to assess the effect of height on the future risk of...
Early Access to Pension Wealth May Improve Health
New study from Singapore shows that early access to pension wealth improves health status of an individual.