Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 17:36
A cancer drug trial on advanced leukaemia patients has shown beneficial results in almost a quarter of those who underwent treatment, a group of Australian scientists have claimed.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:34
Australian scientists say they have discovered a ground-breaking technique for treating aggressive forms of leukaemia.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 14, 2013, 12:22
Children who live near nuclear power plants do not have a higher chance of developing leukaemia, a study has claimed.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 15:11
A new study has suggested that patients with two forms of leukemia, who currently have no viable treatment options, may benefit from existing drugs developed for different types of cancer.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 11:33
Five cancer patients experience complete remission of their disease with no detectable cancerous cells after they received transfusions of their own immune cells that had been genetically modified with an extra cancer-fighting gene, scientists have revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 14:51
A research team at the University of Pennsylvania, US, has claimed to have found a clever way to deal with cancer.
Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 17:00
A drug originally developed to treat leukaemia is effective in the prevention of asthma by targeting its causative mechanisms rather than just treating the symptoms.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 26, 2012, 08:54
British researchers have found the men quite fond of smoking actually go on to pass damaged DNA to their children as fathers while raising risk of cancer among them.