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Sonali Bendre's Diwali celebration pics will melt your heart

Sonali, who was diagnosed with high-grade cancer in July this year is in the US to undergo treatment.

Nov 08, 2018, 11:08 AM IST

Sonali Bendre shares video of her new look, thanks Priyanka Chopra in an emotional post

The actress was diagnosed with cancer a couple of months ago. 

Sep 05, 2018, 14:00 PM IST

Daffodil extract may help combat cancer, reveals study

The compound is an alkaloid named haemanthamine and binds to the ribosome, the scientists established.

Mar 01, 2018, 12:20 PM IST

Cancer 'vaccine' offers hope, proves effective in mice

A clinical trial was launched in January to test the effect of the treatment in humans with lymphoma, cancer of the lymphatic system.  

Feb 01, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

A potential cure for cancer to be ready by 2018?

 The researchers noted that they have found a way to extract the cancer-killing immune cells from donor blood and then multiply them by the million.

Nov 27, 2017, 08:29 AM IST

Cancer cure in genetically engineered hens' eggs?

The researchers plan to sell the drug to pharmaceutical companies, halving its price, so the firms can use it first as a research material, the newspaper said.

Oct 09, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

Scientist to find how cancer 'steals keys' to healthy growth

Understanding the workings of these oxygenases may lead to new targetted treatments for cancer patients, the researchers said.

Sep 19, 2017, 10:42 AM IST

Death rates far higher for 'alternative' cancer cures: Study

Faced with poor prognoses or painful courses of chemotherapy, which can cause severe nausea and weakness, many cancer patients place their faith in a wide range of treatments dismissed by most medical doctors as useless at best.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

Being overweight linked to eight more kinds of cancer

A report in the New England Journal of Medicine adds eight more kinds of cancer to the list of those already known to be more likely among overweight people.

Aug 25, 2016, 02:39 AM IST

Veteran actress Jyothi Lakshmi passes away

Jyothi starred in over 300 southern films, Telugu and Tamil films such as ‘Pilla Pidagu’, ‘Bangara Babu’ and ‘Gandharva Kanya’.

Aug 09, 2016, 13:13 PM IST

Marriage may help cancer patients live longer: Study

The beneficial effect of being married on survival differed across racial/ethnic groups.

Apr 12, 2016, 20:56 PM IST

Beer offers new weapon against cancer

University of Idaho researchers are working to extract the compounds and also find a way of creating them in the lab.

Mar 14, 2016, 15:46 PM IST

Top medical breakthroughs in disease cure of 2015

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Dec 16, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

New treatment found for certain cancers

The team found that this was the case for cancer cells with mutations in a key cancer gene called SETD2.

Nov 02, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

Therapy dogs can calm kids with cancer

In preliminary investigation of an ongoing study to be concluded in 2016, the researchers collected data on blood pressure, pulse rates and anxiety levels of children before and after a weekly visit from a therapy dog. 

Oct 24, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Breakthrough in cancer cure? 'Happy hormone' can kill tumours, find Indian scientists

In a medical breakthrough, two Indian scientists have discovered that dopamine -known as the happy hormone -can also kill tumours.

Aug 05, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

2 foreign journalists held in Mozambique

Two journalists, a German and a Swede, were held briefly by police while investigating rhino poaching in southern Mozambique, one of them has said.

Feb 18, 2015, 07:09 AM IST

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.

Nov 24, 2014, 10:10 AM IST

New hope for curing cancer

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

Jul 28, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

`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.

Jun 23, 2014, 16:31 PM IST