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NBC News Cancer

  • Colonscopy isn't just for high-risk people
    Using colonoscopy to screen average-risk people can reduce the overall risk of a late-stage colorectal cancer diagnosis by about 70 percent, according to a new study.
    - 4 Mar 13, 3:12pm -
  • Tech gurus to design cancer research game
    Scientists from a British cancer charity are teaming up with technology gurus from the likes of Amazon, Facebook and Google to design and develop a mobile game aimed at speeding the search for new cancer drugs.
    - 28 Feb 13, 4:28pm -
  • Star of 'Voicebox' anti-smoking ads dies of cancer
    The California woman who appeared in the dramatic 1996 anti-smoking television commercial “Voicebox,” has died after a 20-year battle with cancer. Debi Austin was 62. Austin, who was known as California's most well-known anti-smoking advocate, di…
    - 28 Feb 13, 12:20pm -
  • New breast cancer drug helps advanced cases
    The Food and Drug Administration approved a new "smart bomb" drug on Friday that can help women with one of the most hard-to-cure types of breast cancer.
    - 22 Feb 13, 9:43am -
  • Even a drink a day may boost cancer death risk
    The first update of alcohol-linked cancer deaths in the U.S. in three decades shows that booze can be blamed for nearly 20,000 deaths a year -- and it’s not just the heavy drinkers.
    - 15 Feb 13, 9:21am -
  • Cancer doctors want supercomputer's help
    IBM's Watson supercomputer has beaten expert "Jeopardy" quiz show contestants, and its predecessor defeated a world chess champion. Now, doctors hope it can help them outsmart cancer.
    - 8 Feb 13, 4:02pm -
  • FDA approves Celgene drug for blood cancer
    The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it approved a new drug from Celgene for patients with hard-to-treat multiple myeloma, a cancer of the blood.
    - 8 Feb 13, 1:48pm -
  • Fewer African-American deaths from cancer, new report says
    The overall rate of African-American deaths from cancer is declining, according to an American Cancer Society report out today — and African-American men are seeing the fastest decline than any other group.
    - 5 Feb 13, 11:12am -
  • Cancer gene mutation linked to earlier menopause
    Jan 30 (Reuters) - Women who carry the BRCA mutations tied to breast and ovarian cancer may hit menopause a few years earlier than other women, according to a U.S. study of nearly a thousand women.
    - 29 Jan 13, 4:46pm -
  • Smokers' lungs safe for transplant, study finds
    Using lung transplants from heavy smokers may sound like a cruel joke, but a new study finds that organs taken from people who puffed a pack a day for more than 20 years are likely safe.
    - 29 Jan 13, 1:37am -

NCI Fast Fact Sheets

  • Tests to Detect Colorectal Cancer and Polyps
    A fact sheet that discusses the advantages and disadvantages of several colorectal cancer screening tests.
    - 45 days ago, 13 Jul 16, 12:00am -
  • Electromagnetic Fields and Cancer
    A fact sheet about research on electric and magnetic fields and studies examining their potential connection with cancer.
    - 14 Apr 16, 12:00am -
  • Cancer Vaccines
    A fact sheet about cancer vaccines. Explains how they are used to harness the body’s immune system to prevent cancers caused by viruses and as immunotherapy to treat some cancers and describes research related to their use.
    - 19 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Cell Phones and Cancer Risk
    A fact sheet that outlines the available evidence regarding use of cellular/mobile telephones and cancer risk.
    - 10 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    A fact sheet about the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), an uncommon type of cancer in which the breast becomes red, swollen, and warm.
    - 15 Jan 16, 12:00am -
  • Tumor Markers
    A fact sheet that defines tumor markers and describes how they can be used to aid diagnosis and treatment.
    - 9 Nov 15, 12:00am -
  • HPV and Cancer
    A fact sheet about the link between human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and cancer.
    - 15 May 15, 12:00am -
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines
    A fact sheet about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines for the prevention of infection with certain types of HPV, which is the major cause of cervical cancer.
    - 15 May 15, 12:00am -
  • Harms of Cigarette Smoking and Health Benefits of Quitting
    A fact sheet that lists some of the cancer-causing chemicals in tobacco smoke and describes the health problems caused by cigarette smoking and the benefits of quitting.
    - 20 Apr 15, 12:00am -
  • BRCA1 and BRCA2: Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing
    A fact sheet about the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, how BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations (changes) affect a person's risk of cancer, genetic testing for cancer risk, interpreting test results, and the benefits and risks of genetic testing.
    - 6 Apr 15, 12:00am -

Medical News Today

MD Anderson News Releases

MDA Cancer Newsline

  • Minimally Invasive Laser Ablation Therapy
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/AudioPlayer.cfm?mediaID=89F12178-21CF-4171-A98C-402C09C82047 Ablative therapy is used to destroy tumor tissue. In this episode, Sujit Prabhu, M.D., and Ganesh Rao, M.D., describe a new form of ablation c…
    - 25 Jan 16, 5:51am -
  • MD Anderson's Glioblastoma Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/AudioPlayer.cfm?mediaID=3E4F372A-CC5A-4851-A565-34F767D16DAE MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of cancer. Sev…
    - 21 Dec 15, 6:03am -
  • MD Anderson's B Cell Lymphoma Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/FullVideoPlayer.cfm?mediaID=307D1DCD-18A4-48C3-8668-68046EC8B8E6 MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of cancer. Several n…
    - 14 Dec 15, 7:20am -
  • MD Anderson's High Risk Multiple Myeloma Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/FullVideoPlayer.cfm?mediaID=6D12F498-355B-402C-B292-C88F1551E941 MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of cancer.…
    - 7 Dec 15, 6:07am -
  • MD Anderson's HPV Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/FullVideoPlayer.cfm?mediaID=CE5CD643-3B35-4E13-8392-6DC25FA9B665 MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of cancer.…
    - 30 Nov 15, 10:55am -
  • MD Anderson's Colon Cancer Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/FullVideoPlayer.cfm?mediaID=CE5CD643-3B35-4E13-8392-6DC25FA9B665 MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of cancer.…
    - 23 Nov 15, 6:17am -
  • MD Anderson's Pancreatic Cancer Moon Shot
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/FullVideoPlayer.cfm?mediaID=879CD1A9-119E-4CE1-B727-78689FB9158A MD Anderson's cancer Moon Shots Program is a comprehensive and ambitious effort to reduce the incidence and mortality of ca…
    - 16 Nov 15, 5:56am -
  • Treatment options for anaplastic thyroid cancer
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/AudioPlayer.cfm?mediaID=60B6A500-ADB9-42ED-AA88-C34F874C747E Although rare, with 500-800 new cases reported in the United States each year, anaplastic thyroid cancer is aggressive, grows rapidly and…
    - 3 Nov 15, 7:46am -
  • What you should know about stem cell transplants
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/AudioPlayer.cfm?mediaID=4A5DBAFC-43F1-40D1-87C8-ECFF9DCE276A In this episode, Richard Champlin M.D., Chair of Stem Cell Transplantation at MD Anderson Cancer Center, explains what stem cells are and…
    - 19 Oct 15, 9:09am -
  • Genetics link to colon cancer
    Listen now! http://www3.mdanderson.org/streams/AudioPlayer.cfm?mediaID=F1A1A70F-5773-4A99-ACBA-5A3D78B53776 A new study of MD Anderson patients diagnosed with colon cancer before age 35 found that certain genetic factors can raise the lifetime r…
    - 5 Oct 15, 5:47am -

Research Updates

  • newclinical cancer research; +130 new citations
    130 new pubmed citations were retrieved for your search.Click on the search hyperlink below to display the complete search results:clinical cancer researchThese pubmed results were generated on 2016/08/26PubMed comprises more than 24 million cita…
    - 23 hours ago, 26 Aug 16, 3:38am -

Oncology News Medical.net

General Oncology News

  • Pediatric regimens for ALL show promise in adults
    There are several areas of research interest related to the management of young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia that stand to impact these patients’ prognosis, according to Ryan D. Cassaday, MD, of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, t…
    - 2 days ago, 25 Aug 16, 12:00pm -
  • High drug prices result of government protection in US
    The high cost of prescription drugs in the United States is the result of drug manufacturers being granted government-protected monopolies, according to data published in JAMA Internal Medicine.“The increasing cost of prescription drugs in the Unit…
    - 2 days ago, 25 Aug 16, 8:30am -
  • $1 million gift establishes professorship in women’s cancers at City of Hope
    A $1 million gift has established an endowed professorship in City of Hope’s women’s cancers program. Joanne Mortimer, MD, director of City of Hope’s women’s cancers program and vice chair of the department of medical oncology and therap…
    - 2 days ago, 25 Aug 16, 6:30am -
  • Health Canada approves radiopaque bead for HCC, CRC liver metastases
    BTG International Canada Inc. announced it received Health Canada approval for DC Bead Lumi. The bead is the first such device available commercially for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and colorectal cancer metastasized to the liver. “DC Be…
    - 2 days ago, 25 Aug 16, 6:27am -
  • Oncology research: When it just doesn’t make sense
    From time to time, I just scratch my head at the research that is done in the domain of oncology.I think everyone recognizes that we simply do not have enough money to pay for everything we wish to do in oncological practice and research.
    - 2 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 11:05pm -
  • ‘Erosive effect’ of cancer pain can be mitigated by open discussions, individualized control methods
    Pain remains one of the most prevalent effects of cancer and its treatments.Disease-related pain occurs in as many as 86% of patients with advanced cancer and 60% of those on active treatment, according to data published in Journal of Clinical Oncolo…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 11:05pm -
  • Advanced cutaneous head and neck melanoma more often diagnosed on posterior locations
    Advanced cutaneous head and neck melanomas were diagnosed more often on the scalp or back of the neck compared with anterior locations, according to recently published study results.Researchers studied 1,074 patients (53.7% men) diagnosed with first-…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 2:22pm -
  • Breast cancer risk, breast density useful in guiding mammogram frequency
    Tailoring mammography screening intervals to each patient will help in maximizing benefits and minimizing harms, according to findings published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.Researchers found that women with average breast cancer risk and low b…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 8:53am -
  • Bayer awards grants for research into hemophilia, bleeding disorders
    Bayer awarded six grants to U.S. clinicians and investigators for research and educational initiatives in hemophilia and related bleeding disorders.The recipients are Moanaro Biswas, PhD, of University of Florida Cancer & Genetics Research Center; Ja…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 8:00am -
  • FDA grants breakthrough therapy designation to SL-401
    The FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to SL-401 for the treatment of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm.SL-401 (Stemline Therapeutics) — a targeted therapy directed to the interleukin-3 receptor (CD123) — has demonstrated hig…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 16, 6:30am -

MedPage General Oncology News

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