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Man with terminal penis cancer may lose his manhood

25-year-old is left unable to have sex after waiting until a lump on the tip was the size of a grape before seeking medical help.

02 Mar 2018 7:03 PM

Here’s a protein that helps in cancer growth

Researchers at the University of Illinois have been able to study precisely how Ras proteins interact with cell membrane surfaces.

21 Feb 2018 10:04 AM

New molecule that can fight cancer identified

Selenium intake has long been connected with cancer, although the correlation between selenium and cancer growth is extremely complex.

15 Feb 2018 12:01 PM

Doctors create way to kill liver cancer cells

According to researchers at the University of Delaware, this research could accelerate the development of new treatments for liver cancer.

08 Feb 2018 8:17 AM

High levels of cellphone radiation linked to tumours in male rats

The concern with this type of radiation is that it produces energy in the form of heat.

04 Feb 2018 4:33 PM


Tumours grow where these gut bacteria thrive

Here is what a new study found.

04 Feb 2018 2:47 PM

Massive 34 kg tumour removed from 57-year-old woman's ovaries

She was forced to go ahead when it grew to cover 80 percent of her abdomen and crushed her intestines.

02 Feb 2018 4:35 PM

Scientists start human trials for cancer vaccine that kills tumours with one jab

Experts from Stanford University develop vaccine that could attack and destroy tumours all over the body following a single injection.

02 Feb 2018 3:37 PM

Butter, sausages may cause tumours to form 100 times faster

Here is what a new study has found.

26 Jan 2018 6:38 PM

Researchers say flu virus could be used to treat pancreatic cancer

Study says modified form of common flu virus will hunt down and attack pancreatic cancer tumours but leave healthy cells unharmed.

25 Jan 2018 10:18 AM


Immune cells linked to very early spread of breast cancer

Future work will involve identifying the type of macrophages involved in early dissemination and exactly how the process occurs.

03 Jan 2018 11:22 AM

Cancer overrides body clock to survive: study

Cancer cells alter the body clock to boost tumour growth.

01 Jan 2018 10:47 AM

Study suggests ear ache might be a sign of rare cancer

The spot may appear like a pink lump, with hard scaly surface. They often bleed easily.

24 Dec 2017 2:00 PM

Doctors in Florida to remove 10-pound tumor from boy’s face

The disorder often causes fractures and deformities of the arms, legs and skull.

23 Dec 2017 1:04 PM

Brain lesions could lead to criminal behaviour: study

Brain lesions can make people prone to committing crimes if they occur within the network responsible for morality, a study has found.

20 Dec 2017 3:16 PM


Mass thought to be tumour revealed as parasitic twin inside baby's body

The condition is caused by incomplete separation of twins inside the womb and only 200 such cases have been recorded.

14 Dec 2017 3:21 PM

This technique may predict cancer patients' ability to fight disease

The research is published in the journal Cancer Research.

12 Dec 2017 5:44 PM

Study shows jelly made of alcohol could help kill cancer

According to researchers implant releases ethanol to destroy tumour cells.

22 Nov 2017 1:08 PM

Woman left with ravaged face after tumour shatters the front of her skull

The woman experienced pain in her nostrils four years back but the problem was mistaken for sinusitis.

14 Nov 2017 4:15 PM

Risk of breast cancer's return looms for 20 years: Study

To assess 20-year risks, the study had women who received their breast cancer diagnosis many years ago.

09 Nov 2017 2:05 PM