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Oncology, meaning bulk, mass, or tumor, and the suffix ''-logy'', meaning "study of") is a branch of medicine that deals with tumors (cancer). A medical professional who practices oncology is an ''oncologist''.
New platform to perform live-cell analysis to be displayed by Essen BioScience at upcoming conference

New platform to perform live-cell analysis to be displayed by Essen BioScience at upcoming conference

Drugs that target tissue stiffness could potentially prevent cancer metastasis

Drugs that target tissue stiffness could potentially prevent cancer metastasis

Study: Hormonal maintenance therapy may improve survival in women with low-grade serous carcinoma

Study: Hormonal maintenance therapy may improve survival in women with low-grade serous carcinoma

Treating multiple myeloma with rabbit virus eliminates majority of malignant cells, study shows

Treating multiple myeloma with rabbit virus eliminates majority of malignant cells, study shows

Melanoma patients' immunotherapy response linked to diversity and makeup of gut bacteria

Melanoma patients' immunotherapy response linked to diversity and makeup of gut bacteria

Penn expert suggests shorter radiation treatment for men with prostate cancer

Penn expert suggests shorter radiation treatment for men with prostate cancer

Study identifies sentinel-lymph-node mapping as safe, accurate way to stage endometrial cancer

Study identifies sentinel-lymph-node mapping as safe, accurate way to stage endometrial cancer

New model of cervical cancer care reduces delay between diagnosis and treatment

New model of cervical cancer care reduces delay between diagnosis and treatment

Young adults, adolescents with acute leukemia treated at specialized cancer centers have higher survival rates

Young adults, adolescents with acute leukemia treated at specialized cancer centers have higher survival rates

UAB to bring advanced cancer-fighting radiation technology to Alabama

UAB to bring advanced cancer-fighting radiation technology to Alabama

Scientists map vast spider web of cancer proteins to reveal new drug targets

Scientists map vast spider web of cancer proteins to reveal new drug targets

Researchers create novel model that reveals cellular, molecular events driving leukemia progression

Researchers create novel model that reveals cellular, molecular events driving leukemia progression

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

‘Fasting-mimicking’ diet reduces risk factors for major diseases

‘Fasting-mimicking’ diet reduces risk factors for major diseases

Radiotherapy for breast cancer linked to greater risk of second primary lung cancer

Radiotherapy for breast cancer linked to greater risk of second primary lung cancer

Proscia collaborates with Samsung Medical Center to develop tools for metastasis prediction in lung cancer

Proscia collaborates with Samsung Medical Center to develop tools for metastasis prediction in lung cancer

UMass Amherst study highlights unmet drug needs of patients with rare diseases

UMass Amherst study highlights unmet drug needs of patients with rare diseases

Paxman's scalp cooling system shows to successfully reduce alopecia during chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Paxman's scalp cooling system shows to successfully reduce alopecia during chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Experts establish first set of diagnostic criteria for life-threatening idiopathic multicentric CD

Experts establish first set of diagnostic criteria for life-threatening idiopathic multicentric CD

Scalp cooling can lessen chemotherapy-induced hair loss in some breast cancer patients

Scalp cooling can lessen chemotherapy-induced hair loss in some breast cancer patients