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NewsfeedCancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today
Cancer is a condition where cells in a particular part of the body develop and reproduce uncontrollably. The cancerous cells can invade and destroy neighboring healthy tissue, including organs. There are over 200 various types of cancer, each with its method of diagnosis and treatment. In many cases, your symptoms will not be related to cancer and will be caused by other, non-cancerous health conditions.
Cancer immunotherapy 'takes the brakes off natural killer cells'
Researchers suggest removing a protein that acts as a brake on natural killer cells could boost the immune system's ability to destroy cancer cells.
Loss of Y chromosome in blood cells associated with developing Alzheimer's di...
Men with blood cells that do not carry the Y chromosome are at greater risk of being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease (AD), and this is in addition to an increased risk of death from other...
Worry about wasting GP's time stopping people from reporting cancer symptoms
Worrying about wasting their GP's time is stopping people reporting cancer alarm symptoms, according to a Cancer Research UK-funded study published in the British Journal of General Practice.
Novel trial approaches may help to make cancer treatments more precise
Newer trial designs may help to personalize cancer treatments based on DNA alterations in tumors, rather than on primary tumor site or stage of disease.
Many young adult female cancer survivors need more information and support to...
A new study indicates that many young adult female cancer survivors do not receive adequate information about their fertility as part of their survivorship care after completing treatment, despite...
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