• Cancer models created by mechanical engineers offer new insight into tumor growth

    7 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Engineers have developed in vitro - in the lab - lymphatic vessel model to study the growth of tumor emboli, collections of tumor cells within vessels that are often associated with increased metastasis and tumor recurrence.
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  • Study demonstrates efficacy of new treatment for neurofibromatosis type 1-related tumors

    7 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Based on preclinical studies of an investigational drug to treat peripheral nerve tumors, researchers have shown that the drug, cabozantinib, reduces tumor volume and pain in patients with the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis type 1 .
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