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`Smart` device that engineers cells to kill cancer

`Smart` device that engineers cells to kill cancer

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 17:08

In a path-breaking discovery, biologists have created a new technology for modifying human cells to create therapeutics that could travel the body and selectively target and kill cancer cells without disrupting healthy cells.

Why eating processed meat can be cancerous for certain people

Why eating processed meat can be cancerous for certain people

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 14:16

A new study has found that a common genetic variant that affects one in three people, appears to significantly increase the risk of colorectal cancer from the consumption of processed meat.

Chronic inflammation associated with aggressive prostate cancer

Chronic inflammation associated with aggressive prostate cancer

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:24

The presence of chronic inflammation in benign prostate tissue has been found to be linked with high-grade, or aggressive, prostate cancer, and this association was found even in those with low prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels.

BMI linked to postmenopausal breast cancer regardless of body shape

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 12:43

A new study has revealed that Body Mass Index associated with breast cancer, regardless of body shape.

Masculine boys and feminine girls likelier to engage in behaviors that poses cancer risk

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 12:41

A new study suggests that young people who conform most strongly to norms of masculinity and femininity are significantly more likely to engage in behaviors that pose cancer risks than their peers.

Severe sleep apnea could up risk of stroke, cancer and death

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 11:33

Researchers have linked moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea to an increased risk of stroke, cancer and death.

Men circumcised after 35 have 45 pc less risk of developing prostate cancer

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 20:13

A new study has revealed that men who are circumcised after the age of 35 are 45 percent less at risk of developing prostate cancer later in life.

Diabetes a barrier to breast cancer screening?

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 19:44

Even as women with diabetes are at higher risk of breast cancer, diabetic women get so hassled managing the chronic condition that they often end up leaving other preventative actions, like screening for cancer, to fall by the wayside, a study has found.

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