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Bowel Cancer or colorectal cancer is cancer that occurs in the colon or rectum. Sometimes it is called colon cancer, for short. Colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the United States, but it doesn’t have to be.
Researchers uncover how the immune system protects from bowel cancer

Researchers uncover how the immune system protects from bowel cancer

Human trials set to begin for testing new 'fat pill' in overweight patients

Human trials set to begin for testing new 'fat pill' in overweight patients

Cancer Research UK announces £60 million funding to tackle global cancer challenges

Cancer Research UK announces £60 million funding to tackle global cancer challenges

Bowel cancer on the rise among younger Australians

Bowel cancer on the rise among younger Australians

New approach to tumor analysis could improve prognosis for bowel cancer patients

New approach to tumor analysis could improve prognosis for bowel cancer patients

Cancer cells could be detected irrespective of site and type using simple test

Cancer cells could be detected irrespective of site and type using simple test

DFG is establishing 10 new Collaborative Research Centers to support top-level research in Germany

DFG is establishing 10 new Collaborative Research Centers to support top-level research in Germany

Study: Some bowel cancer patients in the UK have to wait more than a year to begin treatment

Study: Some bowel cancer patients in the UK have to wait more than a year to begin treatment

Mannose - nutritional supplement, could slow some cancers

Mannose - nutritional supplement, could slow some cancers

Nutritional supplement can slow cancer growth and enhance effects of chemotherapy

Nutritional supplement can slow cancer growth and enhance effects of chemotherapy

Sugar supplement shown to slow tumor growth and enhance chemotherapy

Sugar supplement shown to slow tumor growth and enhance chemotherapy

Purified omega-3 and aspirin reduce pre-cancerous bowel polyps, shows study

Purified omega-3 and aspirin reduce pre-cancerous bowel polyps, shows study

New physical activity guidelines released that urge people to "move more"

New physical activity guidelines released that urge people to "move more"

Treating pre-cancerous stem cells at early stage could be key to preventing bowel cancer

Treating pre-cancerous stem cells at early stage could be key to preventing bowel cancer

New blood test could spare cancer patients from unnecessary chemotherapy

New blood test could spare cancer patients from unnecessary chemotherapy

Beyond BRCA: Epigenetic Silencing in Breast Cancer

Beyond BRCA: Epigenetic Silencing in Breast Cancer

Bowel Cancer UK and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh launch fundraising appeal to enhance surgical research

Bowel Cancer UK and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh launch fundraising appeal to enhance surgical research

Aspirin shown to prevent the spread of cancer

Aspirin shown to prevent the spread of cancer

UK and European research collaborations receive vote of confidence by three major cancer charities

UK and European research collaborations receive vote of confidence by three major cancer charities

Cancer to kill nearly 10 million this year says WHO report

Cancer to kill nearly 10 million this year says WHO report