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Male breast cancer symptoms is a warning 26 Nov 2019

Male breast cancer symptoms is a warning

A man who noticed a lump “the size of a frozen pea” has urged men to check for breast cancer symptoms. Vince Kitching, 69 male, booked an appointment with his GP straight after noticing it in his left breast, checking for breast cancer symptoms, Iran News quotes BBC wrote. An ultrasound scan showed he had […]

Scientists pioneer new way of finding cancer-causing germs 23 Oct 2019

Scientists pioneer new way of finding cancer-causing germs

Scientists at the University of East Anglia are pioneering a new way of finding the bacteria and viruses associated with cancer. Some infections have already been linked with cancers including stomach cancer and cervical cancer, Iran News reports what medicalxpress.com reported on cancer-causing germs earlier. New research published today in Genome Biology showed how genomic […]

Possible Link Found between Sugary Drinks, Cancer 11 Jul 2019

Possible Link Found between Sugary Drinks, Cancer

A study reports of a possible association between higher consumption of sugary drinks and an increased risk of cancer.

Health ministry revealed data on cancer amongst Iranians 09 Jun 2019

Health ministry revealed data on cancer amongst Iranians

Iranian health ministry announced highest rate of ten most common cancers in each province according to statistics of the Iranian calendar year 1394 (March 2015- March 2016), deputy health minister Reza Malekzadeh announced.

New Genes Found Responsible for Regulating Muscle Cells 23 May 2019

New Genes Found Responsible for Regulating Muscle Cells

A unique set of genes has been uncovered by York University scientists responsible for playing a role in muscle cellular gene expression and differentiation which could lead to new therapeutic targets to prevent the spread of muscle cancer.

Iran, first in Middle East to do stem cell transplant on HIV patient 18 May 2019

Iran, first in Middle East to do stem cell transplant on HIV patient

Blood stem cell transplant was carried out for the first time in Iran and the Middle East for treating cancer on a patient infected by HIV virus, Young Journalists Club reported on Wednesday.

CRISPR Gene-Editing Used in Experimental Cancer Therapy for First Time 18 Apr 2019

CRISPR Gene-Editing Used in Experimental Cancer Therapy for First Time

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania are treating cancer patients using CRISPR-edited cells during experimental therapy.

Immune Stimulant Molecule Protects against Cancer Development: Researchers Discover 16 Feb 2019

Immune Stimulant Molecule Protects against Cancer Development: Researchers Discover

Researchers discovered that an immune checkpoint molecule they developed for cancer immunotherapy, also protects against future development of multiple types of cancer when administered by itself. The recombinant protein molecule SA-4-1BBL has been used to enhance the therapeutic efficacy of cancer vaccines with success in pre-clinical animal models. It accomplishes this by boosting the effectiveness […]

Roche seals takeover of cancer data upstart Flatiron 07 Apr 2018

Roche seals takeover of cancer data upstart Flatiron

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche on Friday said it has completed its acquisition of US oncology data leader Flatiron Health, a tech upstart that has runs a huge platform of cancer patient records. Under the deal, biotech leader Roche will buy Flatiron for $1.9 billion (1.6 billion euros), according to a statement from the Swiss group, […]

Antibiotics May Impact Cancer Treatment Efficacy 06 Mar 2018

Antibiotics May Impact Cancer Treatment Efficacy

Antibiotic use is known to have a near-immediate impact on our gut microbiota and long-term use may leave us drug resistant and vulnerable to infection. Now there is mounting laboratory evidence that in the increasingly complex, targeted treatment of cancer, judicious use of antibiotics also is needed to ensure these infection fighters don’t have the […]