Tag: science & technology

Most cancer result of ‘bad luck’

| January 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

New research suggests most types of cancer are the result of bad luck, rather than unhealthy lifestyles, diet or even inherited genes.

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This 5-Year-Old Battles Cancer In A Ninja Turtle Costume – IGN News

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

A lot of us love the crime-fighting Ninja Turtles for the humor and escapism they bring – but for one five-year-old boy, they’re a source of courage as he fights a rare form of cancer. Read…

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New Drug Combo Shows Promise For Cancer Treatment

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Prof. Inder Verma and Yifeng Xia of the Laboratory of Genetics at The Salk Institute describe their discovery that a combination of drugs helps to treat lung…

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Cancer-cell squeeze | Science News

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

A human leukemia cell (marked with a fluorescent green tag) squeezes through a spiny tangle of gel-like protein (orange) in a movie scientists captured using a new microscopy technique. Read…

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Live Webchat: What’s New in Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment and Research

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber is partnering with the Metastatic Breast Cancer Network for a live video webchat on the latest treatment and research for metastatic…

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How Can Mantis Shrimp Help Fight Cancer?

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mantis shrimp are all the craze these days, as they possess some incredible abilities. Julian is here to discuss how inspired scientists want to use these abilities to diagnose cancer! Follow…

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The Risk of Cancer from Certain IBD Medications – IBD in the News

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

John Kisiel, M.D., a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic, discusses a recently published article in The Journal of the American Medical Association about the risk of cancer from certain medications…

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Sloth Hair May Cure Cancer

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A recent study shows that sloth hair may be a valuable source of a fungi with potent anti-parasitic, anti-cancer and anti-bacterial bioactivity. Find out more here: http://www.plosone.org/article/…

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Brain Cancer & New Treatment Options

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this week’s segment of Toward a #CancerFreeWorld, Dr. Vinay Puduvalli shares the latest in brain tumor treatment and research.

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The Science of Cannabis as a Cancer Cure (New Documentary)

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Please like, share, and subscribe! Also check out ‘The Science of Cannabis’ (http://youtu.be/UNhvj6g8MWc), ‘Canadian Cannabis Politics 2’ (https://www.youtub…

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