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Colorectal Cancer is cancer that develops in the colon (the longest part of the large intestine) and/or the rectum (the last several inches of the large intestine before the anus). In the United States, it is the fourth most common cancer in men and women. Caught early, it is often curable.
New proteomics studies help gain more insights into Alzheimer's, cancer and listeriosis

New proteomics studies help gain more insights into Alzheimer's, cancer and listeriosis

Weight loss surgery may impact individual's risk of developing cancer, shows study

Weight loss surgery may impact individual's risk of developing cancer, shows study

Mailing colorectal cancer tests to patients increases screening rates, report researchers

Mailing colorectal cancer tests to patients increases screening rates, report researchers

Researchers uncover evolutionary history of IBD-associated bowel cancer

Researchers uncover evolutionary history of IBD-associated bowel cancer

American Cancer Society outlines vision for cancer control in the decades ahead

American Cancer Society outlines vision for cancer control in the decades ahead

Younger rectal cancer patients do not experience survival benefit from currently recommended therapies

Younger rectal cancer patients do not experience survival benefit from currently recommended therapies

Study shows precision medicine improves outcomes in pancreatic cancer patients

Study shows precision medicine improves outcomes in pancreatic cancer patients

A small molecule can inhibit chemotherapy resistance of certain tumors

A small molecule can inhibit chemotherapy resistance of certain tumors

New nuclear medicine approach shows potential for precision treatment of solid tumors

New nuclear medicine approach shows potential for precision treatment of solid tumors

Merck announces FDA acceptance of supplemental Biologics License Application for KEYTRUDA

Merck announces FDA acceptance of supplemental Biologics License Application for KEYTRUDA

WVU researchers increase colorectal cancer screening rates in West Virginia

WVU researchers increase colorectal cancer screening rates in West Virginia

Study: Oxidative stress can be used against tumors to treat cancer

Study: Oxidative stress can be used against tumors to treat cancer

Clinical trial targets metastatic colorectal cancer with new combination therapy

Clinical trial targets metastatic colorectal cancer with new combination therapy

Diabetes diagnosis may come with increased risk of pancreatic cancer for African-Americans, Latinos

Diabetes diagnosis may come with increased risk of pancreatic cancer for African-Americans, Latinos

Recent-onset type 2 diabetes may be early expression of pancreatic cancer

Recent-onset type 2 diabetes may be early expression of pancreatic cancer

Higher circulating vitamin D levels linked with lower colorectal cancer risk

Higher circulating vitamin D levels linked with lower colorectal cancer risk

Innovative concept for implementing WHO resolution to safeguard quality of cancer treatment

Innovative concept for implementing WHO resolution to safeguard quality of cancer treatment

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

Scientists discover how certain foods can help protect against health issues

Scientists discover how certain foods can help protect against health issues

Some tumors use two levels of protection against immune system, shows study

Some tumors use two levels of protection against immune system, shows study