This cowpox-style virus is would be injected directly to the tumour, causing it to explode.
12 Nov 2019 1:52 PM
Doctors try CRISPR gene editing for cancer, a 1st in the US.
08 Nov 2019 11:39 AM
Drugs make headway against lung, breast, prostate cancers.
03 Jun 2019 11:23 AM
Treatment works as immunotherapy, using immune system to fight tumour, and also trains body to be able to destroy cancer again.
12 Sep 2018 7:21 PM
Research, lead by team at Institute of Cancer Research in London and Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, said the findings show 'promise'.
22 Aug 2018 10:25 AM
Scientists hope that the new diagnosis method will allow patients to receive tailored treatments.
21 Aug 2018 9:42 AM
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
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
Chemotherapy treatment folfirinox will become standard for patients whose pancreatic cancer is diagnosed early to be removed surgically.
05 Jun 2018 8:04 AM
Researchers created micro biomarkers called “quantum dots” to improve detection of tumours but found process greatly reduced tumour size.
23 May 2018 12:22 PM
The first-in-class molecule shuts down oestrogen-sensitive breast cancer in a new way, researchers said.
25 Apr 2018 11:00 AM
In the study, Merck's Keytruda, given with standard chemotherapy, cut in half the risk of dying or having the cancer worsen.
17 Apr 2018 9:07 AM
While benefits of vitamin D on bone diseases are known, there is growing evidence it may benefit other chronic diseases, including cancers.
09 Mar 2018 8:11 AM
Approach found a drug that had a chance of shrinking a patient's tumour in almost nine in 10 cases.
27 Feb 2018 10:03 AM
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
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
Introduced by LDG India, immunotherapy with dendritic cells is combination therapy that helps body’s own defences fight cancer cells.
11 Jan 2018 12:48 PM
If caught early, melanoma is treatable, but once the cancer has metastasised or spread, then treatment becomes more difficult.
21 Dec 2017 8:05 AM
His next scan after going vegan in 2013 showed that his cancer had shrunk by almost 80 percent.
17 Dec 2017 6:21 PM
Often considered to be the first option in breast cancer patients, new study claims that it can lead to Stage 4 cancer.
10 Jul 2017 10:25 AM