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Scientists have developed a new mathematical model to predict how a patient`s tumour is likely to behave and which of several possible treatments is most likely to be effective.
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A novel computer model that can predict the behaviour of a patient`s tumour may lead to an efficient and personalised cancer care soon.
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Researchers have found that adding the chemotherapy drug carboplatin or the angiogenesis inhibitor Avastin to standard chemotherapy drugs resulted in a sharp decline in women suffering from "triple-negative" breast cancer.
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People who eat a diet rich in nuts, including peanuts, are less likely to die from heart disease or cancer, new research suggests.
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Scientists have found that a molecule produced in the brain during exercise can boost mental health due to its neuroprotective effects.
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Scientists have discovered a new molecular pathway responsible for causing heart failure and showed that a prototype drug blocks this pathway to protect the heart from damage.
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Aspirin therapy can extend the life of colorectal cancer patients whose tumours carry a specific mutation, a new study has claimed.
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A research group from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has developed a compound that can cause cancer cells to kill themselves.