The test "has the potential to be a one-stop, safe screening test for multiple tumour types that should have high community acceptance," Jeanne Tie, Associate Professor at the institute was quoted as saying.Jan 19, 2018, 18:58 PM IST
Both work in tandem with molecules called endocrine FGFs, which regulate metabolic processes in tissues and organs including the brain, liver and kidneys, among other organs.
Among those who never smoked, a two-fold higher risk of developing lung cancer and colorectal cancer was observed for participants with severe periodontitisJan 17, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
Researchers used advanced metabolomics technology to analyse the effects of palbociclib/letrozole on breast cancer cells.Jan 15, 2018, 17:27 PM IST
Although the 5-year survival rates for earlier stages of this cancer are relatively good, at later stages survival goes down and the risk of cancer recurrence goes up considerably.
Researchers urge long-term night shift workers should have regular physical examinations and cancer screenings.Jan 09, 2018, 08:22 AM IST
For the new study, published in the science journal Nature, researchers gave lab mice diluted alcohol, known chemically as ethanol.Jan 04, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
For tumours to grow and spread, cancer cells must make larger than normal amounts of nucleic acids and protein, so they can replicate themselves.Jan 02, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Patients with breast, gastric or lung cancers survived longer when they had higher levels of Bmal1 protein.Dec 31, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Blueberries are very common and found all over the world. They are readily accessible and inexpensive.Dec 30, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
However, the content of EVs in urine is extremely low, at less than 0.01 per cent of the total fluid volume, which becomes a major barrier to their diagnostic utility.
Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) is an aggressive cancer that stops healthy blood cell production. Chemotherapy is the standard treatment, but improvements are needed as the five-year survival rate in patients older than 60 is only 5-15 per cent.
Cancer Research UK has acknowledged a correlation between processed and red meats and the deadly disease.Dec 26, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
The researchers, led by Mariana Medina-Sanchez, Mariana packaged a common cancer drug, doxorubicin, into bovine sperm cells and outfitted them with tiny magnetic harnesses.Dec 26, 2017, 10:22 AM IST
Researchers find people who took hydrochlorothiazide for at least six years were 29 percent more likely to develop basal cell carcinoma.Dec 25, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
Cancer can put a patient's life on hold, especially among young adults who are just starting their careers or families.Dec 21, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
Although only five percent of skin cancer cases involve melanoma, it causes the majority of deaths from the disease.Dec 20, 2017, 18:00 PM IST
The researchers found that cancers responsible for the largest numbers of potentially preventable deaths were lung, bowel, cutaneous (skin) melanoma, liver, and stomach cancers.Dec 18, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
Diabetes and being overweight or obese were a factor in 5.6 percent of new cancer cases worldwide in 2012, or about 792,600 cases, the authors say.Dec 14, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
They used mid-infrared spectroscopy to analyse blood serum derived from experimental mice and differentiate mice with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and subcutaneous melanoma from healthy mice and also between these two tumorous conditions.Dec 13, 2017, 17:53 PM IST