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New study shows that women suffer from more adverse effects from targeted cancer treatments compared to men. The effects, according to the paper, are the same across chemotherapy, immunotherapy and other available cancer treatments. The paper published in Journal of Clinical Oncology, concentrated...

New Report published by the American Association for Cancer Research revealed that the Covid-19 pandemic has hindered the treatment of patients as well as cancer research the most. The report shows that due to the hospitals being over-occupied with the Covid-19 patients, the screening and treatment of...

The American Association for Cancer Research recently released a first-of-its kind report revealing the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had on the field of cancer, both in the caring for patients and research practices. The 109-page report provides insights into the burdens patients and clinicians...

German researchers have come up with a new protocol for overseeing acute lymphoblastic leukemia or ALL, which is the most common cancer affecting children. The new protocol will help doctors come up with even more effective treatment strategies as well as come to know how fast the disease is recurring...

A new study conducted by the Ludwig Cancer Research institutes claims to have discovered a potential vulnerability in neuroblastoma cells, a type of cancer or adrenaline gland cancer. The researchers believe that the vulnerability may also pave the way for better treatment of the cancer. Scientific...

An ongoing clinical trial being conducted by researchers at the National Cancer Institute's Center for Cancer Research has discovered a new form of immunotherapy in which a person's own tumor-fighting immune cells are used to treat patents with metastatic breast cancers. The research found that many...

cancerdeath feb02 The Biden administration is aiming to reduce cancer death rate in the United States by at least 50 percent over the next 25 years. President Joe Biden will host an event at the White House Wednesday to reignite the Cancer Moonshot initiative that he launched as Vice President in 2016 with the mission to accelerate the rate of progress against cancer. Vice President Kamala Harris, First Lady Jill

Detailed research about cancer has revealed that lactic acid or lactate is produced in large quantities by cancer cells and this lactic acid is known to fight against any cure for tumors. Till now, very little was known about this process. However, now research conducted by Prof Jo Van Ginderachter,...

The Lung Cancer Research Foundation and KRAS Kickers have joined hands to raise funds in order to fuel the research against KRAS-mutant lung cancer. The duo will look to land a grant for at least two years in 2022. Kirsten rat sarcoma virus or KRAS is one of the common mutations of non-small cell...

A former cancer survivor has donated $25 million to the UNC-Chapel Hill's Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to find a treatment for triple-negative breast cancer. Tripple-negative breast cancer has been one of the hardest cancers to cure as it has a tendency to relapse one-third of the time....

Researchers from the University of Basel and University Hospital Basel have studied the importance of proper levels of magnesium in the blood. The magnesium levels play an important role in the body's immune system's capability to fight pathogens and cancer cells. The T cells present in the body need...

A new study published in a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research has discovered that in order to stop one of the deadliest forms of blood cancer, i.e acute myeloid leukemia, doctors must work on the neighboring bone cells rather than targeting the cells, which cause the disease. Acute...

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine have found out that the Melanoma cells release a small package that contains protein nerve growth factor receptor that travels all the way to the lymph to metastasize. The researchers believe that the study can help future researchers identify which patients need...

Health care startup Faeth Therapeutics is planning to come up with a meal that is going to have a serious therapeutic effect against cancer. The researchers told TechCrunch during an interview that they have designed this meal to starve the tumors out of nutrition and fill the body with the important...

Researchers at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, in collaboration with international scientists, have finished an extensive international validation of artificial intelligence or AI for the diagnosis and grading of prostate cancer. The study shows that AI systems can identify and grade prostate cancer...

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