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New AI software can help in early detection of deadly tumours

Arterys software for lungs and liver is expected to bring the same level of efficiency in analysing scans.

21 Feb 2019 5:44 PM

Proposed cancer treatment may boost the disease

Here is what a new study has found.

21 Nov 2018 10:40 AM

Here's how cancer spreads so easily through body

Study finds tumours push through blood vessels 200 times the force of ordinary cells.

30 Oct 2018 2:36 PM

Breakthrough for ovarian cancer patients: Half of women in trial respond to new drug

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

Platform to kill cancer cells developed

Researchers explain the development.

19 Aug 2018 12:30 PM


Genetic mutations may impact cancer treatment

A mutation in the gene GNAS was found to be quite frequent in appendix cancer.

09 Aug 2018 12:31 PM

Magnetic kyphoplasty can now heal spinal fractures

Here is how it works.

30 Jul 2018 2:17 PM

It matters how you target cancer

Researchers say that targeting efficiency requires a delicate balance between driving and resistive forces.

08 Jun 2018 11:10 AM

New study finds baking soda could help tackle cancer

Find out how it can help target cells inside a tumour.

01 Jun 2018 3:23 PM

New technique to combat cancer developed

Here is what researchers have discovered.

27 May 2018 4:51 PM


Hotter bodies fight infections, tumours better: study

Small rises in temperature, such as during a fever, increase the speed of a cellular 'clock' that controls the response to infections.

21 May 2018 6:21 PM

New study may have discovered way to stop cancer cells from multiplying

Researchers believe that screening for drugs using 3-D structures of cancer cells may be more appropriate.

14 May 2018 3:35 PM

New radiotherapy may help treat liver cancer: study

Radiation segmentectomy (RS) is a minimally invasive option that uses the radioisotope yttrium-90 (Y90) to destroy tumours.

24 Apr 2018 6:48 PM

Small breast tumours may not need biopsy

Researchers wanted to know if surgical procedures to test the lymph nodes for cancer were always necessary.

05 Apr 2018 2:08 PM

Good skin bacteria may help prevent cancer: study

This unique strain of skin bacteria produces a chemical that kills several types of cancer cells but does not harm normal cells.

04 Mar 2018 2:59 PM


Metal detection tech helps with studying cancer

Creating highly detailed copies of tumours may help researchers develop more precise treatment plans for individual patients.

01 Mar 2018 11:00 AM

Eating high-cholesterol diet may up colon cancer risk: study

The stem cells ability to multiply increased in both groups.

27 Jan 2018 12:21 PM

Cancer risk may be increased by sleeping with this next to your head

People could also reduce their risk of brain cancer by carrying their phones in a bag or purse - not in their pockets.

19 Dec 2017 12:35 PM

Nanoparticles may help detect cancer early: study

The nanoprobes were significantly faster than MRIs at detecting the minute spread of tiny lesions and tumours in mice.

17 Dec 2017 4:24 PM

Facts about how breast cancer develops

Here are some of the myths about the deadly disease.

31 Oct 2017 1:47 PM