News tagged with spread
A lack of the protein endoglin in the blood vessels of tumour-bearing mice enables the spread of daughter tumours, according to researchers at Karolinska Institutet and Lund University in Sweden in a study published in the ...
Cancer Feb 11, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Rectal cancer is more likely to spread to the lymph nodes in younger patients, according to new findings that Fox Chase Cancer Center researchers will be presenting on October 29 at the American Society for Radiation Oncology's ...
Cancer Oct 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The 2012 outbreak of West Nile virus, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, promises to be the largest since the disease was first detected in the United States 13 years ago.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
An international group of scientists on Sunday called for all adults who test positive for HIV to be treated with antiretroviral drugs right away rather than waiting for their immune systems to weaken.
HIV & AIDS Jul 22, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers at Queen Mary, University of London have identified a new protein that makes pancreatic cancer cells less 'sticky' and therefore less able to attach to and invade other tissue.
Cancer Mar 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
A federal advisory panel wants all U.S. adults to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
Health Feb 22, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Humans are considered the hosts for spreading epidemics. The speed at which an epidemic spreads is now better understood thanks to a new model accounting for the provincial nature of human mobility, according to a study published ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) affects many Americans: high school athletes, drivers and passengers in motor vehicle accidents, and victims of domestic violence, to name a few. Some of the most striking effects of brain injury ...
Neuroscience Oct 12, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
According to the Canadian Cancer Society, one in four Canadians will die of cancer. This year alone, the disease will kill an estimated 75,000 people. With incidence rates on the rise, more cancer patients are facing grave ...
Cancer Jul 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0