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New Prognostic Tool Predicts Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Researchers at the Duke Cancer Institute have developed a tool for doctors to forecast the potential survival of individual patients, enabling faster, more accurate information on whether to try additional rounds of treatment or seek clinical trials.

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New study reveals effective treatment program for breast cancer survivors

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

(Special to the NNPA from Our Weekly) — In a new study that could help improve the day-to-day quality-of-life for women with breast cancer, UCLA researchers have developed a cognitive rehabilitation program to address post-cancer treatment cognitive changes, sometimes known as “chemo brain,” which can affect up to 35 percent of post-treatment breast cancer patients.

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Researchers Develop New Potential Drug for Rare Leukemia

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have developed a new drug that shows potential in laboratory studies against a rare type of acute leukemia. And additional studies suggest the same compound could play a role in prostate cancer treatment as well.

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Melbourne researchers develop new genome editing technology to kill blood cancer cells

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Melbourne researchers have developed a new genome editing technology that can target and kill blood cancer cells with high accuracy.

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New genome-editing technology to help treat blood cancers

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Walter and Eliza Hall Institute ) Melbourne researchers have developed a new genome editing technology that can target and kill blood cancer cells with high accuracy.Using the technology, researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute were able to kill human lymphoma cells by locating and deleting an essential gene for cancer cell survival.

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Do YOU know which cancer is the most expensive to treat? New test for bladder cancer could save the NHS thousands …

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Experts at Birmingham University have developed a new urine test that could pave the way for personalised treatments for patients suffering the disease which costs the NHS £65 million a year.

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Preventing the spread of cancer with copper molecules

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Bielefeld University ) Chemists at Bielefeld University have developed a molecule containing copper that binds specifically with DNA and prevents the spread of cancer.

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News: UC Davis Scientists Describe Novel Drug Mechanism That Fights Brain Cancer

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Researchers at UC Davis have developed and characterized a molecule that interferes with the internal regulation of cancer cells, causing them to self-destruct. (PRWeb March 03, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12559477.htm

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A way to measure the effectiveness of blood cancer drug

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

London, March 1 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new method to monitor the effect of anti-cancer drugs on people suffering from a type of blood cancer. “This new approach will enable us to test drugs on cells taken from patients, either at presentation or in a clinical trial setting,” said lead researcher Tony Whetton from the University of Manchester in Britain.

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New breast cancer test links immune 'hotspots' to better survival

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Scientists have developed a new test that can predict the survival chances of women with breast cancer by analyzing images of 'hotspots' where there has been a fierce immune reaction to a tumor. Researchers used statistical software previously used in criminology studies of crime hotspots to track the extent to which the immune system was homing in and attacking breast cancer cells.

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