Tag Archives: cancer

Nobel-winning Research Could Help People Beat Cancer

Nobel-winning Research Could Help People Beat Cancer

  Paris, France – Understanding how our cells repair damaged DNA, a breakthrough which earned the Nobel Chemistry Prize on Wednesday, could make cancer treatment more effective, experts say. By revealing ...

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Link Between Tallness, Higher Cancer Risk: Study

Link Between Tallness, Higher Cancer Risk: Study

  Paris, France – Being tall is linked to a higher risk of cancer, especially for women, said research drawn from physical and health data for five million people in Sweden. ...

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Personalised Breast Cancer Treatment has Saved Millions: Experts

Personalised Breast Cancer Treatment has Saved Millions: Experts

  Paris, France – In just three decades, the once monolithic approach to diagnosing and treating breast cancer has become more personalised and less intrusive — a transformation that likely saved ...

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$100 Billion Could Ensure Radiotherapy For All: Study

$100 Billion Could Ensure Radiotherapy For All: Study

  Paris, France – An investment of $97-184 billion (87-165 billion euros) could make life-saving radiotherapy accessible to most people who need it by 2035 and save millions of lives, research ...

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Study Links Rare Leukemia to Busy Roads

Study Links Rare Leukemia to Busy Roads

  Paris, France – Children who live near traffic-choked roads run a 30 percent higher risk of developing a very rare type of blood cancer, researchers said. Among the roughly 140 ...

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Implant Captures Cancer Cells: Study

Implant Captures Cancer Cells: Study

  Paris, France – Scientists in the United States said they had created a tiny implant which, in mice for now, captures cancer cells spreading through the body. Cells moving from ...

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FactFile: Risk of Skin Cancer

FactFile: Risk of Skin Cancer

  Wanting a little sunshine in your life is understandable; after all, research shows that some Vitamin D can improve your sleep, boost your mood, and more. But while getting ...

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Killer T-cell Therapy Shows Promise Against Leukemia

Killer T-cell Therapy Shows Promise Against Leukemia

  Miami, United States – A cancer-killing therapy that engineers a patient’s own immune cells to wipe out chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) has shown long-term success in a handful of people, ...

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