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Humanity is on the constant search for improvements in cancer treatments, and the International Space Station has provided a microgravity platform that has enabled advancements in the cancer treatment process. ...
Cancer May 04, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
An over-the-counter natural remedy derived from honeybee hives arrests the growth of prostate cancer cells and tumors in mice, according to a new paper from researchers at the University of Chicago Medicine.
Cancer May 04, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
One in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime, the second leading cause of death among men in the United States.
Cancer Apr 25, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Low oxygen levels in tumors can be used to predict cancer recurrence in men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer even before they receive radiation therapy.
Cancer Apr 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0
Human tumors transplanted into laboratory mice disappeared or shrank when scientists treated the animals with a single antibody, according to a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine. The antibody works ...
Cancer Mar 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (12) | 0 |
Cancer cell metabolism may present a new target for therapy as scientists have uncovered a possible gene that leads to greater growth of prostate cancer cells.
Cancer Mar 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0
A recent study conducted at Marshall University may eventually help scientists develop new treatments for prostate cancer, the most common malignancy in American men.
Cancer Mar 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Uncovering the network of genes regulated by a crucial molecule involved in cancer called mTOR, which controls protein production inside cells, researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) ...
Cancer Feb 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Curcumin, an active component of the Indian curry spice turmeric, may help slow down tumor growth in castration-resistant prostate cancer patients on androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), a study from researchers ...
Cancer Feb 10, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (10) | 0 |
Research led by Wanguo Liu, PhD, Associate Professor of Genetics at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has identified a new protein critical to the development and growth of prostate cancer. The findings are published ...
Cancer Feb 06, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Researchers at Queen's University in Kingston, Canada have identified a possible cause for the loss of a tumour suppressor gene (known as PTEN) that can lead to the development of more aggressive forms of prostate cancer.
Cancer Jan 26, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Mice genetically programmed to develop prostate cancer had smaller, slower growing tumors if they consumed a diet containing walnuts, UC Davis researchers report in the current issue of the British Jo ...
Cancer Jan 25, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0 |
A blood screening result that suggests prostate cancer is bound to provoke high anxiety - even though up to 80 percent of those findings turn out to be false positives.
Cancer Dec 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- John Shoemaker visited six doctors in his quest to find the best treatment for his early stage prostate cancer - and only the last one offered what made the most sense to the California man: Keep ...
Cancer Dec 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A Wayne State University researcher has shown that compounds found in soybeans can make radiation treatment of lung cancer tumors more effective while helping to preserve normal tissue.
Cancer Dec 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0