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Kidney cancer is usually defined is a cancer that originates in the kidney. The two most common types of kidney cancer, reflecting their location within the kidney, are renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and urothelial cell carcinoma (UCC) of the renal pelvis.
UC study shows how tobacco use impacts patients with kidney cancer

UC study shows how tobacco use impacts patients with kidney cancer

Trial shows new first-line treatment option for patients with metastatic kidney cancer

Trial shows new first-line treatment option for patients with metastatic kidney cancer

New research reverses the understanding of kidney tumor growth

New research reverses the understanding of kidney tumor growth

New combination therapy helps fight cancer

New combination therapy helps fight cancer

Microbial diversity can improve treatment for cancer patients

Microbial diversity can improve treatment for cancer patients

Study uses a statistical approach to reveal patterns of cancer incidence

Study uses a statistical approach to reveal patterns of cancer incidence

New method to detect rare circulating tumor cells in blood samples

New method to detect rare circulating tumor cells in blood samples

Experts use genomic analysis tools to create personalized treatment for kidney cancer patients

Experts use genomic analysis tools to create personalized treatment for kidney cancer patients

Simple blood test found to accurately diagnose and classify brain tumors

Simple blood test found to accurately diagnose and classify brain tumors

Nox4 protein can be used as a marker to predict untreatable kidney cancer

Nox4 protein can be used as a marker to predict untreatable kidney cancer

Scientists identify factors influencing outcomes in kidney cancer patients treated with immunotherapy

Scientists identify factors influencing outcomes in kidney cancer patients treated with immunotherapy

Clinical study shows promising results for treatment of VHL disease-associated renal tumors

Clinical study shows promising results for treatment of VHL disease-associated renal tumors

Study reveals the effect of ancestry on molecular makeup of cancer

Study reveals the effect of ancestry on molecular makeup of cancer

Machine learning helps researchers to distinguish a rare subtype of kidney cancer

Machine learning helps researchers to distinguish a rare subtype of kidney cancer

A 'toolbox' for biomarker discovery of urological cancers

A 'toolbox' for biomarker discovery of urological cancers

Where cancers spread can give specific insights on disease traits

Where cancers spread can give specific insights on disease traits

'Smart toilet' looks for signs of disease

'Smart toilet' looks for signs of disease

Research could open up new therapeutic strategies for some lung and kidney cancers

Research could open up new therapeutic strategies for some lung and kidney cancers

Weakness in lung and kidney cancer cells could serve as therapeutic target

Weakness in lung and kidney cancer cells could serve as therapeutic target

'Natural killer' cells could help stop progression of Parkinson's disease

'Natural killer' cells could help stop progression of Parkinson's disease