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Cancer Research ranges from epidemiology, molecular bioscience to the performance of clinical trials to evaluate and compare applications of the various cancer treatment. These applications include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy and hormone therapy, and combined treatment modalities such as chemo-radiotherapy.
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Starting in the mid-1990s, the emphasis in clinical cancer research shifted towards therapies derived from biotechnology research, such as immunotherapy and gene therapy.
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New Test Predicts Which Chemicals Could Cause Cancer
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Many chemicals have been linked to the development of cancer, but the cancer-causing potential of thousands of others is unknown. Now, researchers have developed a simple test that can identify which chemicals have negative long-term health effects.
A Better Test for Thyroid Cancer
Scientists at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute say before the test was developed, about one in five potential thyroid cancer cases couldn't be diagnosed without surgery to remove part of the thyroid. Then, a second surgery was needed if ...
UPMC-Developed Test Increases Odds of Correct Surgery for Thyroid Cancer ...
Test Spares Men Unnecessary Biopsies for Prostate Cancer
In men with previous histopathologically negative findings, the epigenetic ConfirmMDx (MDxHealth) assay for prostate cancer can lead to a 10-fold reduction in repeat biopsies, 2 new studies show. Both confirm the utility of epigenetic profiling in ...
Ziopharm to test new kind of cancer drug that comes with an on-off switch - Boston Business Journal (blog)
Ziopharm to test new kind of cancer drug that comes with an on-off switch
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Lewis said in an interview today that the approach has been tested by other biotechs such as Novartis with some success, mostly in blood cancers. However, he said its use has been limited by difficulty manufacturing it, as well as toxicity. There have ...
HPV Test vs. The Pap Smear: Which Detects Cancer Better?
When it comes to detecting cervical cancer, the Pap test has been the gold standard for more than 60 years. But as the role of human papillomavirus virus (HPV) in contributing to the cancer has emerged in recent years, screening for HPV has started to ...
Gynaecologists 'should be involved in child cancer treatment'
HPV Vaccine After Sexual Debut Could Still Provide Some Protection
Rationale and design of the research project of the South Florida Center for ...
Rosetta Genomics' (ROSG) Kidney Cancer Test Approved in New York
Rosetta Genomics (Nasdaq: ROSG) announced that the New York State Department of Health ("NYSDOH") has given the Company final approval for its Rosetta Kidney Cancer Test for testing on patient samples from the State. New York is the only U.S. state ...
Managed Care Patients' Preferences, Physician Recommendations, and Colon ... - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Managed Care Patients' Preferences, Physician Recommendations, and Colon ...
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Studies have found variation in the proportion of adults who are adherent with colorectal cancer (CRC) screening, with reports ranging from 45% to 70%,1-3 yet there remains consensus that there is room for improvement, particularly in managed care ...
Actor Billy Baldwin promotes new breast cancer test technology with Pontiac ...
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Actor Billy Baldwin, left, and Paul Angott, president of First Sense Medical, with the First Sense Breast Exam tester at First Sense Medical in Pontiac. Baldwin, whose mother fought breast cancer, supports the device that is painless, radiation free ...
HPV test outperforms Pap for predicting cervical cancer
Researchers at the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) conclude that a negative test for HPV (human papillomavirus) infection is associated with an extremely low risk for cervical cancer and provides greater assurance of low cervical cancer risk than ...
HPV Test Better Than Pap for Assessing Cervical Cancer Risk: Study
HPV screening test does a better job than Pap test at predicting cervical ...
HPV testing may provide better reassurance against cervical cancer than Pap ...
In Defense Of Prostate Cancer Screening
Have you ever asked your plastic surgeon advice on prostate cancer screening? Or the utility of an annual physical exam? Or how to treat that nagging back pain? Of course you haven't and why would you? Still the CEO of the Permanente Medical Group, the ...