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This study shows a big cause of deadly brain cancer

Scientists from the University of Virginia found an oncogene (a cancer-causing gene) responsible for glioblastoma, the deadliest brain tumor. The discovery offers a promising new...

Scientists find herbal supplement to treat lung cancer

In a recent study from the University of Technology Sydney, scientists found berberine, a natural compound found in plants such as barberry and goldenseal,...

Scientists develop new vaccine to treat several cancers effectively

In a recent study from Cancer Amsterdam and elsewhere, scientists found that a vaccine targeting a certain protein is effective in treating multiple types...

This new rapid test could detect cancer and heart disease more easily

Scientists from Imperial College London and elsewhere have built a new easy-to-use test that could diagnose non-infectious diseases like heart attacks and cancers more...

A simple blood test for brain cancer

Scientists from the University of Bristol found a simple blood test for detecting glioblastomas (GBMs). The research could lead to better detection of the most common...

Older age and smoking are biggest risk factors for developing any cancer

Scientists from the American Cancer Society found older age and smoking are the two most important risk factors linked to the risk of developing...

This inexpensive oral drug could make cancer therapy more effective

Scientists from Weill Cornell Medicine found that treatment with arginine, one of the amino-acid building blocks of proteins, enhanced the effectiveness of radiation therapy...

Daily exposure to common ‘forever chemicals’ at home may lead to cancer

Scientists from New York University found daily exposure to a class of chemicals used in the production of many household items may lead to...

High-dose vitamin D does not reduce risks for heart disease, cancer

Scientists from the University of Eastern Finland found that taking a much higher dose of vitamin D than recommended for five years did not...

Aspirin linked to better bladder, breast cancer survival

Scientists from National Cancer Institute found that aspirin use may improve survival for bladder and breast cancer. The research is published in JAMA Network Open...