Scientists develop simple test for early, accurate warning of returning bladder cancer
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  July 17, 2017  
  Bladder Cancer  
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 Scientists develop simple test for early, accurate warning of returning bladder cancerScientists develop simple test for early, accurate warning of returning bladder cancer
 
Scientists have devised a simple test for an earlier and more accurate warning of returning bladder cancer than existing methods, according to research published in the British Journal of Cancer today (Friday).
 
 
 Cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spreadCells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread
 
While it's widely held that tumors can produce blood vessels to support their growth, scientists now have evidence that cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread.
 
   Proteins impeding antitumor immunity could be 'Achilles heel' of some cancersProteins impeding antitumor immunity could be 'Achilles heel' of some cancers
 
By comparing variations in protein expression in tumor samples from a single melanoma patient, researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center say their findings have the potential to reveal some of the mechanisms underlying response or resistance to immunotherapy drugs.
 
 Study reveals link between coffee and low mortality
 
Study reveals link between coffee and low mortalityA study published in the July 11 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine suggests that people who drink coffee appear to have a longer life-span.