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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.
Groundbreaking report highlights plan to end bowel cancer

Groundbreaking report highlights plan to end bowel cancer

Scientists develop genetically engineered probiotic that targets and kills cancer cells in the gut

Scientists develop genetically engineered probiotic that targets and kills cancer cells in the gut

Molecule plays double role in maintaining gut health and promoting diseases

Molecule plays double role in maintaining gut health and promoting diseases

Comprehensive review finds increasing number of new heart failure cases in the UK

Comprehensive review finds increasing number of new heart failure cases in the UK

Pioneering research to grow mini bowel cancer tumor models in the lab

Pioneering research to grow mini bowel cancer tumor models in the lab

University of Birmingham researchers receive £1.5 million to find new treatments for bowel cancer

University of Birmingham researchers receive £1.5 million to find new treatments for bowel cancer

New clinical trial to test cancer drug in patients with advanced solid tumors

New clinical trial to test cancer drug in patients with advanced solid tumors

Researchers develop and validate new assay that detects gene fusions in solid tumors

Researchers develop and validate new assay that detects gene fusions in solid tumors

Colorectal cancer deaths on the rise among Americans: JAMA study

Colorectal cancer deaths on the rise among Americans: JAMA study

Parents have substantial role in curbing drinking habits of adolescents

Parents have substantial role in curbing drinking habits of adolescents

Pre-existing illness delays bowel cancer diagnosis

Pre-existing illness delays bowel cancer diagnosis

Higher childhood IQ linked to longer life, say researchers

Higher childhood IQ linked to longer life, say researchers

New web calculator could reliably predict chances of survival for bowel cancer patients

New web calculator could reliably predict chances of survival for bowel cancer patients

Study finds low risk for complications after colonoscopy screening

Study finds low risk for complications after colonoscopy screening

'Mismatch repair' genetic defects drive cancer patient's response to immunotherapy drugs

'Mismatch repair' genetic defects drive cancer patient's response to immunotherapy drugs

Researchers make significant advance in treatment of bowel cancer

Researchers make significant advance in treatment of bowel cancer

BMI and fat carried around the waist can be good indicators of obesity-related cancer risk

BMI and fat carried around the waist can be good indicators of obesity-related cancer risk

Study suggests almost 55,000 Norwegians suffer from PTSD

Study suggests almost 55,000 Norwegians suffer from PTSD

Are your bowel symptoms serious?

Are your bowel symptoms serious?

RCSI researchers discover that function of KCNQ1 gene is linked to survival of colon cancer patients

RCSI researchers discover that function of KCNQ1 gene is linked to survival of colon cancer patients