• Novel genes identified that help suppress prostate and other cancers

    2 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    New genes which help prevent prostate, skin and breast cancer development in mice have been discovered by researchers. The study identified genes that cooperate with the well-known tumor suppressor gene PTEN , and showed their relevance in human prostate tumors.
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  • Researchers discover key to drug resistance in common breast cancer treatment

    2 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Three-quarters of all breast cancer tumors are driven by the hormone estrogen. These tumors are frequently treated with drugs to suppress estrogen receptor activity, but unfortunately, at least half of patients do not respond to these treatments, leaving them with drug-resistant tumors and few options. Now, scientists have found that two immune system molecules may be key to the development of drug resistance in estrogen-driven breast cancers.
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  • New Molecular Target for Cancer Treatment Discovered

    New Molecular Target for Cancer Treatment Discovered

    2 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Researchers have identified new targets for the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia and other cancers.
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  • Popular Prostate Cancer Therapy Is Short, Intense and Unproved

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Researchers hope a study will shed some light on a cancer treatment, using radiation, that is growing in popularity and surrounded by questions.
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  • Young survivors have social difficulties years after cancer diagnosis

    2 monthes ago - By Medical News Today

    New research reveals that adolescent and young adult cancer survivors report low social functioning years after receiving their diagnosis.
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  • Researchers discover new genes that help prevent prostate and other cancers

    2 monthes ago - By News Medical

    New genes which help prevent prostate, skin and breast cancer development in mice have been discovered by researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators.
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