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  1. Researchers describe mechanism linking HPV infection and cancer

    News-medical.net -Health 08.23 / 18:55 www.news-medical.net
    Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) is the primary cause of cervical cancer and a subset of head and neck cancers…
  2. Wear The Smile Dawn Coe-Jones Had This Week, But Grit Your Teeth In The Battle Against Cancer

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 08.23 / 18:24 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    The miss-you-every-day posts keep popping up, perhaps not as frequently as when we lost Dawn Coe-Jones last November, but enough to know that the daily thoughts of the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member aren’t an exaggeration. They come from A.J. Eathorne, now a mama working at Predator Ridge in Vernon, B.C., and other B.C. […
  3. On the Other Hand, the Immune System Can Also CAUSE Cancer

    Newswise.com - Medecine 08.23 / 18:18 newswise.com
    University of Colorado Cancer Center paper describes how immune response designed to scramble HPV DNA can scramble human DNA as well, sometimes in ways that cause…
  4. Researchers develop faster, more accurate test for liver cancer

    Medicalxpress.com - Medecine 08.23 / 18:15 medicalxpress.com
    It's estimated that about 788,000 people worldwide died of liver cancer in 2015, the second-leading cause of cancer deaths, according to the latest statistics from the World Health Organization. One of the major challenges in combatting this disease is detecting it early because symptoms often don't appear until later…
  5. Cancer survival: Current treatment for THIS deadly type works better in women

    Express-Health and Life 08.23 / 18:07 express.co.uk
    CANCER treatment tends to be the same for men and women, but a new study on oesophageal cancer has found that treating genders differently may be more…
  6. Breast cancer survivor goes on 300-mile kayak trip to raise money for UM

    Baltimoresun.com - Maryland 08.23 / 17:59 www.baltimoresun.com
    When Carolyn Choate was in the midst of her fight against breast cancer, she turned toward the epics for inspiration. “I thought, ‘Wow, all these battles these males went through, if they knew what it was like to go through chemotherapy, now that’s a battle,’ ” the Havre de Grace native said. Choate…
  7. New Molecular Test Identifies Colorectal Cancer

    Labmedica.com -  Pathology 08.23 / 17:47 labmedica.com
    Colorectal cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths worldwide, with more than 600,000 deaths each year.…
  8. New Molecular Test Identifies Colorectal Cancer

    Labmedica.com - Health 08.23 / 17:46 labmedica.com
    Colorectal cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths worldwide, with more than 600,000 deaths each year.…
  9. Vulvar Cancer Pipeline Insight 2017 Report Updated 31072017 Prices from USD $1250

    Bioportfolio.com - Health 08.23 / 17:34 bioportfolio.com
    DelveInsight's Vulvar CancerPipeline Insights 2017 report provides comprehensive insights of the ongoing therapeutic research and development across Vulvar Cancer. The report provides a complete understanding of the pipeline activities covering all…
  10. Scott Baio: If Trump Cured Cancer, Hollywood Would Hate Him for ‘Putting Oncologists Out of Business’

    Breitbart.com - Celebrities 08.23 / 17:33 breitbart.com
    While several conservatives and Republicans in Hollywood are keeping quiet about their support for Donald Trump -- especially in the wake of the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the media's assertion that the president did not condemn neo-Nazis and white supremacists fast enough -- actor Scott Baio insists that "conservatives in Hollywood have had…
  11. Andrew Stevens considers future on Regina city council after son's cancer diagnosis

    Cbc.ca - Saskatchewan 08.23 / 17:26 www.cbc.ca
    Andrew Stevens is considering his future as a Regina city councillor after his six-year-old son Logan was diagnosed with stage three…
  12. On the other hand, the immune system can also cause cancer

    Eurekalert.org - Chemistry and Physics 08.23 / 17:19 eurekalert.org
    (University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) CU Cancer Center study describes how immune response designed to scramble viral DNA can scramble human DNA as well, sometimes in ways that cause…
  13. On the other hand, the immune system can also cause cancer

    Medicalxpress.com - Medecine 08.23 / 17:14 medicalxpress.com
    Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) is the primary cause of cervical cancer and a subset of head and neck cancers worldwide. A University of Colorado Cancer Center paper describes a fascinating mechanism that links these two conditions—viral infection and cancer. The link, basically, is a family of enzymes called APOBEC3. These APOBEC3 enzymes are an essential piece of the immune system's response to viral infection, attacking viral DNA to cause disabling mutations. Unfortunately, as …
  14. Occult cancer found in ~5 percent with unprovoked VTE

    Medicalxpress.com - Medecine 08.23 / 17:14 medicalxpress.com
    (HealthDay)—About one in 20 patients with unprovoked venous thromboembolism (VTE) have occult cancer detected within one year, according to a review published online Aug. 22 in the Annals of Internal M…
  15. High doses of vitamin B tied to lung cancer risk, study says

    Kfor.com-OK 08.23 / 16:59 kfor.com
    Men who took high doses of vitamin B6 and B12 supplements had a higher risk of lung cancer, and the association was highest among current smokers, according to a study published Tuesday. The study found a 30% to 40% increased risk of lung cancer among men taking these vitamins from individual supplements — not from multivitamins or diet alone. But the effect seemed to be driven by current smokers who far exceeded the recommended daily amounts of the vitamins, according to …
  16. Benefits cuts hit mum with cancer from Hemel Hempstead

    Hemeltoday.co.uk - Hertfordshire, Hemel Hempstead 08.23 / 16:49 hemeltoday.co.uk
    A mother of three with secondary breast cancer has been stripped of her benefits and had her car taken…
  17. DNA sensor system developed for specific and sensitive measurement of cancer-relevant enzyme activity

    Nanotech-now.com - Technology 08.23 / 16:37 nanotech-now.com
    The development of DNA sensor systems is of great importance for advances in medical science. Now another piece of the puzzle for the development of personalized medicine has been found with the…
  18. NICE gives provisional thumbs down to two thyroid cancer treatments

    Bioportfolio.com - Health 08.23 / 16:33 bioportfolio.com
    The UKs health technology assessor has provided draft guidance which does not recommend Cometriq…
  19. International eye cancer research project to improve future therapies

    Medicalxpress.com - Medecine 08.23 / 16:13 medicalxpress.com
    A new international research project, involving the University of Liverpool's leading eye cancer research group, has identified specific subtypes of ocular melanoma that will help develop improved management strategies and therapies in the…
  20. AI Technology is the Next Step in Fast Cancer Detection

    Researchers from the University of Waterloo and the Sunnybrook Research Institute are developing a new technology that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to help detect melanoma skin cancer earlier than current…