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Scientists may have found a way to stop cancer from metastasizing

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - June 27, 2017 - 16:00
Using a combination of gold nanoparticles and laser technology, a team of scientists has found a way to halt the migration of cancer cells.

Scientists may have found a way to stop cancer from metastasizing

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 27, 2017 - 16:00
Using a combination of gold nanoparticles and laser technology, a team of scientists has found a way to halt the migration of cancer cells.

New antibody uses one-two punch to potentially treat blood cancers

Researchers have developed a two-pronged approach to blood cancer treatment: 1) attacking cancer cells directly and/or 2) driving them from the nurturing bone marrow environment into the peripheral...

Medicaid restrictions linked to increased late-stage breast cancer diagnoses

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - June 27, 2017 - 07:00
Women in Tennessee who were diagnosed with breast cancer were more likely to be diagnosed with late stage disease after a substantial rollback of Medicaid coverage for adults in the state, according...

New antibody uses one-two punch to potentially treat blood cancers

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 27, 2017 - 07:00
Researchers have developed a two-pronged approach to blood cancer treatment: 1) attacking cancer cells directly and/or 2) driving them from the nurturing bone marrow environment into the peripheral...

What is hematopoietic stem cell transplantation?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 26, 2017 - 10:00
Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation is approved for use in treating some types of cancer and is an experimental treatment for autoimmune diseases.

Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: What you need to know

Medical News Today: Prostate News - June 21, 2017 - 10:00
Immunotherapy is an emerging treatment for cancer that aims to boost the immune system cells' ability to fight off cancer. Learn more in this article.

Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: What you need to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 21, 2017 - 10:00
Immunotherapy is an emerging treatment for cancer that aims to boost the immune system cells' ability to fight off cancer. Learn more in this article.

Scientists step closer to drug treatment for hepatitis B

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 21, 2017 - 07:00
A major new insight into how hepatitis B virus works could pave the way for new drug treatments for the infection which is the major cause of liver cancer worldwide.

Grape extracts may protect against colon cancer

A new study examines the effect of grape compounds in mice and human cells. The compounds suppress cancer stem cells, which may drive cancerous tumors.

Grape extracts may protect against colon cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 20, 2017 - 16:00
A new study examines the effect of grape compounds in mice and human cells. The compounds suppress cancer stem cells, which may drive cancerous tumors.

Breast and ovarian cancers: Large study improves estimates of genetic risk

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - June 20, 2017 - 15:00
Carriers of faulty BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes have higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer. Now, a large prospective study improves estimates of those risks.

Discovery could guide immunotherapy for lung cancer

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - June 20, 2017 - 13:00
Scientists have discovered a new type of immune cell that could predict which lung cancer patients will benefit most from immunotherapy treatment, according to a Cancer Research UK funded study...

Targeting immune cells that help tumors stay hidden could improve immunotherapy

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 20, 2017 - 13:00
Researchers at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC have discovered a clue that could unlock the potential of immunotherapy drugs to successfully treat more cancers.

Prostate cancer: Three-in-one blood test could fuel personalized treatment

Medical News Today: Prostate News - June 19, 2017 - 16:00
A single blood test could identify how prostate cancer patients will respond to PARP inhibitors in as little as 4 to 8 weeks, say researchers.

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

Medical News Today: Prostate News - June 19, 2017 - 07:00
Researchers have found that a compound in apple peel can prevent the growth of prostate cancer cells when combined with turmeric or red grape compounds.

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 19, 2017 - 07:00
Researchers have found that a compound in apple peel can prevent the growth of prostate cancer cells when combined with turmeric or red grape compounds.

Kidney cancer prognosis: What you need to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 19, 2017 - 07:00
In this article, learn about kidney cancer, how it is diagnosed, and the different tests that may be undertaken. What is cancer staging?

Hair dyes, relaxers tied to raised breast cancer risk

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - June 16, 2017 - 14:00
New research supports the idea that use of some hair products is linked to raised risk of breast cancer, with differences between white and black women.

Hair dyes, relaxers tied to raised breast cancer risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - June 16, 2017 - 14:00
New research supports the idea that use of some hair products is linked to raised risk of breast cancer, with differences between white and black women.