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Potential new cancer treatment on the horizon

Researchers now a step closer to potential new cancer treatment.

13 Dec 2019 11:54 AM

New technique discovered to track cancer cell growth

Scientists discover new technique depicting cancer cells grow, spread in colon tissue.

03 Dec 2019 4:55 PM

Cancer spreads faster in oxygen-starved cells

Oxygen-starved tumour cells have survival advantage that promotes cancer spread: Study.

09 Nov 2019 10:30 AM

Solar power technology can attack cancer cells

Studies reveal that solar power technology may kill cancer cells.

27 Oct 2019 12:35 PM

Nano body cells can transport medicine to cancer cells

Nano-sized cells of body may help in fighting cancer: Study.

14 Sep 2019 10:40 AM


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

Target certain proteins to stop ovarian cancer from spreading

Preventing protein from spreading may help contain ovarian cancer cells.

13 Jul 2019 10:44 AM

Common cold virus could destroy bladder cancer cells

Strain of common cold virus could treat cancer cells in bladder.

06 Jul 2019 12:58 PM

Therapeutic punch to destroy ovarian cancer cells

Researchers develop 'one-two punch' to destroy cancerous ovarian cells.

12 Jun 2019 10:03 AM

Precancerous cell growth fertilised by tobacco usage

Tobacco use makes precancerous cells that fertilise cancer growth, study suggests.

03 Apr 2019 4:32 PM


IITians make cancer cure breakthrough

The nano-sized (10-9 metre) carbon materials have been extracted from the leaves of the rosy periwinkle plant.

09 Nov 2018 12:32 AM

US, Japanese pair win Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer therapy

The pair were honoured "for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation," the Nobel Assembly said.

01 Oct 2018 4:40 PM

Breast cancer cure: Discovery reveals how tumours can stop themselves from spreading

Study found that by activating the immune response, the primary tumour essentially shuts down its own spread.

30 Aug 2018 3:32 PM

Novel blood test detects 95 per cent of cancers at any stage of aggressiveness

Scientists hope that the new diagnosis method will allow patients to receive tailored treatments.

21 Aug 2018 9:42 AM

Stiffness makes cancer cells thrive

Scientists studying tumor growth and metastasis fabricated a human tissue model to examine how cancer cells interact.

05 May 2018 6:08 PM


Genes that make elephants resistant to cancer also found in humans

The study says that since all vertebrates evolved from a common ancestor, humans also have these anti-cancer genes.

10 Mar 2018 12:51 PM

Blueberries give boost to cervical cancer therapy: study

Radiosensitisers are non-toxic chemicals that make cancer cells more responsive to radiation therapy.

30 Dec 2017 3:25 PM

Cancer cure: Made in India— a cancer curing drug molecule

Results of the study approved by the Depart-ment of Biotech-nology will decide when the drug will be available in the market.

10 Dec 2017 2:39 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