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New cancer treatment doesn’t harm healthy cells

Researchers find new cancer treatments causing no harm to healthy cells.

07 Aug 2019 11:47 AM

Combine different drugs to treat cancer better

Combining breast, lung cancer drugs to treat cancer yields better results: Study.

13 Jul 2019 11:29 AM

US researchers begin CRISPR gene editing trials on humans

CRISPR is a technique in which modifications are made at the DNA level with the potential to cure many diseases.

18 Apr 2019 10:26 AM

Pfizer's lung cancer drug gets FDA approval

The drug, Vizimpro, will look to treat previously untreated patients with a form of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.

28 Sep 2018 8:46 AM

Scientists create ‘artificial ovary’ to help women left infertile from cancer therapy

Researchers extracted patients’ immature eggs and grew them in biological “scaffolding” created in a lab.

02 Jul 2018 4:12 PM


'Slow but sure' progress toward less toxic tools to fight cancer

An immunotherapy treatment is highly effective in a minority of patients.

02 Jul 2018 8:57 AM

Here's a study that can better cancer treatments

According to the research, a thorough protein analysis can point to new ways cancer can be beaten.

16 Jun 2018 11:35 AM

Bluebird myeloma treatment delays cancer progression: Trial

Two CAR-T therapies were the first to be approved for other blood cancers.

05 Jun 2018 2:56 PM

New study finds baking soda could help tackle cancer

Find out how it can help target cells inside a tumour.

01 Jun 2018 3:23 PM

Study sees immune therapy scoring big win against lung cancer

In the study, Merck's Keytruda, given with standard chemotherapy, cut in half the risk of dying or having the cancer worsen.

17 Apr 2018 9:07 AM


Now window for anticancer therapies can be determined

Here is what a new study has found.

12 Apr 2018 9:14 AM

Urological cancer patients at five times higher suicide risk

In bladder and prostate cancer, this ratio drops to one suicide for every 7 attempts.

18 Mar 2018 5:20 PM

Many women fear and misunderstand breast cancer radiation

Depending on the type and dose of radiation, long-term side effects may include nerve pain, heart damage, and lung problems.

27 Feb 2018 7:16 PM

Scientists find anti-cancer properties in three rice varieties

Gathwan, Maharaji and Laicha are found to have the ability to fight cancer.

19 Feb 2018 7:09 PM

Green tea, tomato juice could reduce risk prostate cancer

New trial is set to test whether these two beverages could help.

05 Feb 2018 2:10 PM


Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Not all treatments carry these risks, and there may be ways to minimize or avoid some.

02 Feb 2018 6:12 PM

New online tool imparts knowledge of breast cancer treatment options

The interactive site was designed to walk people systemically through key facts about breast cancer surgery.

31 Jan 2018 3:26 PM

Antimalarial drugs could support existing cancer therapies

Researchers hope the findings will bring awareness of the potential medications and be put into cancer care.

24 Nov 2017 3:01 PM

Why testicular cancer is so responsive to chemo

A new study also helped confirm that risk for testicular cancer is determined in utero.

15 Nov 2017 9:58 AM

A 3-D approach to fighting cancer with cancer

Researchers devised a process that can grow hundreds of cultured cell masses from just a few tumour cells derived from a patient.

09 Nov 2017 11:44 AM