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Iran to set up palliative care centers for cancer patients 19 Feb 2018

Iran to set up palliative care centers for cancer patients

TEHRAN – Some palliative care centers will be developed in the country in the next [Iranian calendar] year 1397 (March 2018–March 2019) to serve patients who suffer from advanced cancers, said the deputy health minister for nursing. In a bid to better serve those people with life-limiting illnesses, the Health Ministry has planned to inaugurate […]

Landmark Genetic Study Better Predicts Stomach Cancer 10 Jan 2018

Landmark Genetic Study Better Predicts Stomach Cancer

New findings offer potential to develop more effective screening for stomach cancer, enabling timely and better early-stage treatments for patients. Although stomach cancer is treatable if detected early, diagnosis often occurs at an advanced stage, resulting in high mortality. A new study has identified genetic patterns in intestinal metaplasia (a precondition for stomach cancer) which […]

Identifying cancer progression possible with Iranian nanodiogenestic device 31 Dec 2017

Identifying cancer progression possible with Iranian nanodiogenestic device

TEHRAN – Researchers at Tehran University have devised a new method for finding the spread of cancer to other parts of the body. Understanding the spread of cancer to other tissues of the body is of particular importance in the treatment of this disease and it is also a major issue in medical science. It […]

Iranian wrestler Ghanbarzadeh dies of cancer 28 Dec 2017

Iranian wrestler Ghanbarzadeh dies of cancer

Iranian Greco-Roman wrestler Hossein Ghanbarzadeh has died of bone cancer on Wednesday. Ghanbarzadeh has passed away at the age of 19 in Babol in northern Iran. He was a member of Iran Greco-Roman youth team in the previous years. Ghanbarzadeh had won medals in the Iran wrestling championships. Tehran Times staff wish to express deepest […]

Study Prompts New Ideas on Cancers’ Origins 18 Dec 2017

Study Prompts New Ideas on Cancers’ Origins

TEHRAN  – Cancer therapies often target cells that grow rapidly, such as stem cells, but in studying how stomach cancers occur, researchers found that even when the stomach isn’t able to make stem cells, other cells in the stomach can begin to divide and contribute to precancerous lesions. Rapidly dividing, yet aberrant stem cells are […]

Can An Aspirin A Day Keep Liver Cancer Away? 22 Oct 2017

Can An Aspirin A Day Keep Liver Cancer Away?

TEHRAN – A new study found that daily aspirin therapy was significantly associated with a reduced risk in hepatitis B related liver cancer. A new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting– held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases — found that daily aspirin therapy was significantly associated with a […]

New Research to Combat Pancreatic Cancer 07 Oct 2017

New Research to Combat Pancreatic Cancer

TEHRAN – New research is underway that could help scientists combat the most lethal of cancers: pancreatic cancer. Tal Danino, a professor at the Data Science Institute, is conducting research that could help scientists combat the most lethal of cancers: pancreatic cancer. In a recent study, working with a team of researchers, Danino demonstrated that […]

Researchers introduce new combination cancer therapy 05 Sep 2017

Researchers introduce new combination cancer therapy

Iranian researchers at the Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, have introduced a new method to combat cancer by combining photodynamic therapy and cold atmospheric plasma. Leila Karami, PhD student of Radiology Engineering and a researcher at Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, said her project has been conducted on human lung cancer cells […]