Young onset of esophageal cancer is rare but on the rise: Study says poor five-year survival rate likely among patients
You may not be as aware of the threat of esophageal cancer as you may be of breast, lung or even prostate cancer, but the prevalence of this cancer type is gradually increasing. According to the American Institute for Cancer Research, esophageal cancer is the seventh most commonly occurring cancer among men and the 13th among women worldwide
Organic compounds called phenazines can kill cancer cells while leaving others unharmed, suggest scientists
Scientists at the Tokyo University of Science are now hoping to take the findings of their study further by conducting animal studies and clinical trials to see if phenazinones, a category of phenazines, can be developed into anticancer drugs
Childhood cancer treatments are underfunded: Lancet study shows how millions of children can be saved
It was estimated that there would be 13.7 million cases of childhood cancer between 2020-2050.
Currently, prostate cancer is diagnosed through a blood test or a digital rectal exam, both of which are invasive and cause some discomfort.
Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer as well as the fourth leading cause of cancer deaths in women worldwide.
Researchers claim they have developed a 99% accurate blood test to detect 12 different types of cancer
Earlier this year GRAIL inc. announced that their researchers have developed a blood test to detect 12 different types of cancer in the early stages.
One of the reasons why medical researchers haven’t been able to find a cure for cancer yet is the unpredictability of the disease.
Microgravity, stem cells and cancer: IIT Madras takes a new approach to finding a treatment for cancer
A research team at IIT Madras has been successful in isolating cancer stem cells by growing colorectal cancer cells in a microgravity environment.
The study involved almost 19,000 people in England who had tried to quit smoking in the preceding 12 months
The mushroom grows natively in Kolli Hills in the Eastern Ghats & Kanyakumari forests in the Western Ghats.
So, the future of global medicine depends on the saving of the planet's biodiversity too, looks like.
It is the first literature-based discovery system aimed at supporting cancer research, study says.
Google develops an augmented reality powered microscope for real-time cancer detection which can save millions of lives
Google described a prototype Augmented Reality Microscope (ARM) platform that can help accelerate and democratise the adoption of deep learning tools for pathologists around the world.
Women in Science: What Sonam Mehrotra's studies on DNA replication and damage mean for cancer research
This week, in our #WomenInScience series, we're profiling the work of ACTREC's cancer biologist Sonam Mehrotra
The quantum dots are delivered intravenously and some of them leave the bloodstream and cross membranes, entering cancer cells.
A team of scientists has used artificial intelligence (AI) to gain insight into the biophysics of cancer with their machine-learning platform predicting a trio of reagents that generated a cancer-like phenotype in tadpoles.
The fan, James Lillo had requested Eric Prydz for a 'final show' but days before the Los Angeles show, Lillo lost himself to cancer.
Canadian researchers have discovered how cancer cells become invisible to the body's immune system which may help in developing immune biomarkers that can potentially stop the disease in its tracks.
Middle-aged patients between ages 50 to 64 are more likely to be diagnosed with late stage lung cancer than older patients, says a study.