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It's difficult to talk about cancer. Many Canadians are affected by, or are close to someone that has, this disease. Last year the Canadian...
New Drug Combos Work Better Against Breast Cancer

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Researchers identified ten potential new and experimental combinations for treating breast cancer, using in-silico analysis. A team of researchers at the Institute for Research...
A novel approach to combat therapy-resistant prostate cancer

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A recent study under the leadership of scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) explains clearly about a signaling circuit...

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Once long ago, lung cancer was considered a very rare disease. In fact, it was so rare that doctors took special note when they...
CD36 Accelerates Cancer Metastasis

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For the first time, researchers at the Institute for Research in Barcelona (IRB) have found the protein CD36 on cancerous cells which have the...
PD-1 Protein Marker Can Predict Lung Cancer Survival

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A biomarker called PD-1 could be the key to predicting survival or disease free interval in lung cancer patients who have had their tumor...
Cell Suicide Protein Is Key to Eye Cancer Treatment

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Recent research from investigators of the University of Liverpool has shown that a specific protein in the human body is able to prevent the...
Chemical Inhibitor NGI-1 Curbs Lung Cancer

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NGI-1 is a chemical inhibitor identified by researchers at the Yale School of Medicine which limits the growth of lung tumor cells. The inhibitor...
Natural Onion Compound ONA Fights Cancer

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Onionin A (ONA), a natural compound derived from onions, contains many anti-ovarian cancer properties. Researchers from Kumamoto University, Japan discovered the anti-ovarian cancer properties...
Cold Medicine Flufenamic Acid Stops Cancer Metastasis

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A nonsteroid anti-inflammatory drug used for treating colds, flufenamic acid, suppresses the spread of bladder cancers and reduces their chemoresistance in mice, raising hopes...