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Lung problems may speed pancreatic cancer

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is linked to higher rates of many cancers, including lung, esophagus, colon, bladder and breast cancer. Often a result...

Scientists discover what drives the most common pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers have identified a protein that drives the growth of pancreatic cancer and which could be a target for new...

Scientists find new way to treat pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers found a new way to kill pancreatic cancer cells by 'pulling the plug' on the energy generator that fuels...

Scientists discover new subtypes of pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers have discovered detailed new information about the subtypes of pancreatic cancer. A better understanding of the disease groups may lead...

This study finds a new way to treat pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is an aggressive form of pancreatic cancer. It is a very aggressive disease, and people diagnosed only have a five-year survival...

This new drug shows encouraging survival in pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers reported that a clinical trial testing a new drug in pancreatic cancer had promising initial results. The study builds on...

Scientists develop new drug combos to treat pancreatic cancer more effectively

In a new study, researchers have found that new drug combos may work better for treating pancreatic cancer. The research was conducted by a team...

Certain fungi in your gut may lead to pancreatic cancer

A recent study led by the NYU School of Medicine found that certain fungi could move from the gut to the pancreas, expand their...

Tropical flower offers new drugs to treat pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers have made drug-like molecules inspired by a chemical found in a tropical flower, that they hope could in the...

New drug may improve survival in pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers report that a new pancreatic cancer drug had promising initial results and might boost the survival rate in pancreatic...

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In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...

This study finds a new cause of autism

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

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This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...