Lymphoma

Blood test to diagnose two cancer types is here

Blood test to diagnose two cancer types is here

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
Woman's 'cancerous' lumps turn out to be a reaction caused by 15-year-old tattoo

Woman's 'cancerous' lumps turn out to be a reaction caused by 15-year-old tattoo

When surgeons removed one of the enlarged nodes from the woman's armpit, they discovered a collection of immune cells that were filled with dark coloring.

Oct 05, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
RIP Martin Crowe: Facts you must know about former New Zealand cricket skipper

RIP Martin Crowe: Facts you must know about former New Zealand cricket skipper

He was regarded as one of the greatest sportsmen to come from New Zealand.

Mar 03, 2016, 09:16 AM IST
Cricket fraternity pay condolences to former New Zealand skipper Martin Crowe

Cricket fraternity pay condolences to former New Zealand skipper Martin Crowe

The former Kiwi batsman had been suffering from lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system, for a second time.

Mar 03, 2016, 08:35 AM IST

Selena Gomez reveals she has lupus! Here's what this autoimmune disease is

In the wake of the pop singer's announcement that she's been diagnosed with lupus, all her fans have been wondering about this disease.

Oct 10, 2015, 10:12 AM IST
Goldman CEO Blankfein says has ''highly curable'' form of lymphoma

Goldman CEO Blankfein says has ''highly curable'' form of lymphoma

Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said on Tuesday he had a "highly curable" form of lymphoma, and would be able to work substantially as normal during treatment.

Sep 22, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Social networking analysis can help detect cancer

Drawing analogy from how users in social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are connected, researchers have found that social network analysis can be used to identify the biomarkers in our bodies for diseases, including different types of cancer.

Jun 05, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

Swollen neck glands may indicate cancer

Persistent swollen neck glands indicate a high risk of lymphoma, a type of cancer, according to a new research.

Apr 27, 2015, 11:44 AM IST
World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe

World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe

Not in the best health condition, New Zealand legend and former skipper Martin Crowe on Saturday said that the cricket World Cup final on Sunday could be the last cricket match he watches.

Mar 28, 2015, 20:33 PM IST

Computer model of blood development created

The first comprehensive computer model to simulate the development of blood cells could lead to new treatments for leukemia and lymphoma, scientists say.

Feb 15, 2015, 19:25 PM IST
Battling lymphoma, NZ's Crowe determined to see World Cup

Battling lymphoma, NZ's Crowe determined to see World Cup

Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe, whose innovative leadership and sparkling batting energised their 1992 World Cup campaign, is determined to witness the 2015 showpiece after having doubts he would even seen out last year.

Jan 07, 2015, 07:58 AM IST

Many older people have mutations tied to leukemia in blood

Many older people have mutations linked to leukemia and lymphoma in their blood cells, scientists have found.

Oct 20, 2014, 14:55 PM IST
Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe suffers cancer relapse

Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe suffers cancer relapse

Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe has suffered a relapse of his cancer.

Sep 17, 2014, 10:30 AM IST

Low doses of common anticancer drugs can protect against diabetes

A new study has shown that very low doses of a cancer drug protect the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas and prevent the development of diabetes mellitus type 1 in mice.

Jan 10, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Unhealed intestines in celiac disease tied to lymphoma

People with celiac disease whose intestines are slow to heal are at increased risk of cancer of the immune system, or lymphoma, according to a new study.

Aug 07, 2013, 16:02 PM IST

Novel drug shuts down master protein key to lymphoma

Scientists have found how an experimental drug is capable of completely eradicating lymphoma in mice after just five doses.

Aug 03, 2013, 12:16 PM IST

Key cancer restricting regulator discovered

Researchers have discovered a key regulator of energy metabolism in cancer cells that may play a crucial role in restricting cancer cell growth.

Dec 28, 2012, 17:54 PM IST

Scientists identify critical tumour suppressor for cancer

Scientist have found a protein that reduces the development of lymphoma or cancer of the lymph nodes, which they say will open up new therapeutic avenues to combat the disease.

Aug 05, 2012, 14:09 PM IST

Cancer drug successfully purges hidden HIV virus

Researchers have flushed HIV infection from hiding, with a drug used to target lymphoma, a cancer affecting immune cells, potentially opening the way to an AIDS cure.

Mar 09, 2012, 15:50 PM IST

Paraguayan President cleared of cancer

Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo who was diagnosed with lymphatic cancer in 2010 has overcome the disease.

Jan 28, 2012, 09:40 AM IST

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