Scientists may soon be able to find cure for cancer

Scientists have revealed that changes to the structure of the protein histone H3.3 may play a key role in silencing genes that regulate cancer cell growth.

New hope for curing cancer

Scientists found that targeting a molecule in blood vessels can make cancer therapy significantly more effective.

`Missing link` in ribosome production holds key for cancer cure

Biologists have found the "missing link" in the chemical system that enables animal cells to produce ribosomes - the thousands of protein factories in each cell that manufacture all of the proteins needed to build tissue and sustain life.

Aspirin may cut down colon cancer risks too

The humble aspirin that you pop to ameliorate headache or a precaution against heart attack can also take on the dangerous colorectal cancer in people with a specific gene, a significant study shows.

`Smart` device that engineers cells to kill cancer

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.

The weed that causes cancer may well kill it

Tobacco has been associated with and much maligned for causing cancers. Researchers have now found that the tobacco plant`s defence mechanism could well work in humans to destroy invading cancer cells.

Cancer incidence likely to rise five-fold in India by 2025: Experts

With a million new cases being reported every year, cancer seems to be tightening its grip on India. Experts say the incidence of the killer disease is expected to rise five-fold by 2025.

Cancer is curable: Demystifying many cancer myths

Some believe cancer is incurable, quite a few think it is contagious and many others feel it can be caused by hair-dyes and anti-perspirants - myths like these expose our little knowledge about the much-feared disease which, if addressed timely, can be cured, doctors say.

Strand unveils image database for cancer cure

Strand Scientific Intelligence of Strand Life Sciences Tuesday unveiled an image database for better diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients.

Cancer cure being developed from human breast milk

Scientists have claimed that a cure for cancer is being developed from human breast milk.

Jab that can revolutionise breast cancer cure gets green light from NHS

An injection that could revolutionise breast cancer treatment has been granted a licence for use in Britain.

Potential stem cell technology may harbour cancer cure

Researchers have revealed that stem cell technology could lead to a faster treatment for cancer patients and reduce reliance on chemotherapy.

Cancer cure may lie in the gut

A new study suggests that cure for cancer may be in our intestines.

Cancer cure comes closer to reality

A small start-up company in the UK is talking about doing the impossible - a cure for cancer.

Disabled HIV virus could help cure cancer

A research team at the University of Pennsylvania, US, has claimed to have found a clever way to deal with cancer.

Cuban scientists seek cancer cure from scorpion venom

Cuban scientists are trying to cure cancer with a homeopathic drug manufactured from the venom of scorpion, according to participants at an annual symposium held in the country.

Vitamin A intake could cure cancer: Study

Intake of vitamin A in diet could help treat several forms of cancer due to its ability to control the malignant cells, a new study has found.

New jab offers cancer cure hope

A new injection, targeting the areas affected by cancer, shows promise to reduce treatment side effects and improve cure rates.

Miranda Kerr slammed over ‘cancer cure’ advice on blog

Miranda Kerr has become the subject of fans’ ire after a blogger on her health website claimed that people could cure themselves of cancer.

Video games provide new targets for cancer drugs

Scientists have turned to video games to find the cure for cancer