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Cancer vaccine

New therapy may help treat skin cancer: Scientists

 Scientists identified a molecule called Diprovocim that can be added to a cancer vaccine to boost the immune system's ability to fight skin cancer.

Sep 07, 2018, 14:18 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

Now, cancer vaccine from cat poop parasite

You may soon look at cat poop in a different light as it may hold the key to cancer cure.

Jul 18, 2014, 15:11 PM IST

Expert calls for calm as France hit by cancer vaccine scare

One of France`s top medical experts appealed for calm Monday as a scare over a widely administered vaccine that prevents cervical cancer gathered momentum.

Nov 25, 2013, 21:18 PM IST

Cancer vaccine developed to boost lifespan of patients

Russian scientists have developed a vaccine for the treatment of cancer that can increase the patient`s lifespan more than two-fold, ITAR-TASS reported Wednesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 23:41 PM IST

Cancer vaccine implant being tested in humans

A cross-disciplinary team of Harvard scientists, engineers, and clinicians have begun a clinical trial of an implantable vaccine to treat melanoma, the most lethal form of skin cancer.

Sep 08, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

GSK cancer vaccine disappoints in melanoma trial

An experimental cancer vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline failed to help melanoma patients in a closely watched late-stage clinical trial, dealing a blow to the high-risk, high-reward project.

Sep 06, 2013, 08:57 AM IST

Human trial for wonder drug to fight cancer to start in 2014

Stanford researchers are on track to begin human trials of a potentially potent new drug against cancer by next year, it has been revealed.

Jul 12, 2013, 17:31 PM IST