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Artificial intelligence can now track down blood cancer

Artificial intelligence tracks down acute myeloid leukaemia.

26 Dec 2019 11:12 AM

Medical science closer to discover treatment for incurable leukaemia in children

Scientists discover new approach to treating incurable leukaemia in children.

27 Nov 2019 6:45 PM

Chinese leukaemia patient livestreams journey to pay for cancer treatment

27-year-old native of northern Chinese city of Harbin is helping give human face to struggle for more affordable cancer drugs in China.

31 Jul 2018 8:25 AM

Diabetic women at greater risk of cancer

Diabetes affects more than 415 million people worldwide, with five million deaths every year.

22 Jul 2018 8:40 AM

Woman cured of advanced breast cancer through immunotherapy in world first

Treatment already works in some people with cancer of the lung, cervix, blood cells (leukaemia), skin (melanoma) and bladder.

05 Jun 2018 8:16 AM


Scientists discover potential treatment for leukaemia

Therapy genetically modifies patient's T cells to target different molecule called CD22, scientists at Stanford University in US said.

22 Nov 2017 8:23 AM

Breast milk may soon become the next health craze

Sugarlogix, based in Berkely, California, has pegged the supplement to be the next big health craze.

21 Oct 2017 12:46 PM

FDA approves leukaemia drug

Pfizer Inc’s drug for patients with acute myeloid leukaemia gets reintroduced to market.

02 Sep 2017 10:24 AM

Drug to treat blood cancer patients created

Drug, called HXR9, prevents cancer cells from sidestepping apoptosis - the process that causes unhealthy and damaged cells to die.

10 Aug 2017 9:14 AM

Mars trip may up leukaemia risk in astronauts: study

Researchers from NASA and are using human stem cells to measure the effects of deep space radiation.

08 Mar 2017 2:52 PM


Drug to ‘melt’ cancer cells in chronic cases

Venetoclax has been approved for some stage-four patients of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, say scientists.

11 Jan 2017 5:13 AM