A new international study gives a glimmer of hope for personalizing treatment for one of the most rare and aggressive forms of cancer.
New Oxford Study Says Deliberate Lung Collapse Makes Mesothelioma Procedure Easier, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
In a newly-published report, doctors in England claim that inducing a collapsed lung can improve treatment for certain mesothelioma patients undergoing thoracoscopy. (PRWeb March 12, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12574106.htm
Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A dose of tetanus vaccine let patients live longer when added to an experimental treatment for the most common and deadly kind of brain tumour, researchers report. It “put the immune system on high alert,” paving the way for the experimental treatment to work better in attacking the disease, said researcher Kristen Batich of the Duke University Medical …
Study: Tetanus shot may aid treatment of deadly brain cancer – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
NEW YORK (AP) – Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.
( Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center ) New clinical-trial findings provide further evidence that combining chemotherapy with radiation therapy is the best treatment for people with a low-grade form of brain cancer.
A research team including NIBIB-funded scientists has developed a new MRI technique for more precise and effective treatment for prostate cancer. The sharper MRI image can provide more accurate biopsies, enable better treatment planning, and help surgeons pinpoint the tumor while sparing surrounding healthy tissue.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it has approved Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.'s Opdivo as a treatment for lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer death in the country.
New Research Links Talc Treatment Response with Mesothelioma Prognosis, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
Italian researchers say a mesothelioma patient’s response to a treatment for excess lung fluid can also help determine prognosis. (PRWeb March 02, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12552241.htm
After undergoing chemotherapy treatment for triple-negative breast cancer, Leno noticed problems eating, chewing and swallowing.