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Oncology, meaning bulk, mass, or tumor, and the suffix ''-logy'', meaning "study of") is a branch of medicine that deals with tumors (cancer). A medical professional who practices oncology is an ''oncologist''.
New maintenance treatment for AML shows strong benefit for patients

New maintenance treatment for AML shows strong benefit for patients

Corning to highlight newest products in 3D cell culture portfolio at SLAS2021

Corning to highlight newest products in 3D cell culture portfolio at SLAS2021

Daily aspirin can reduce risk of colorectal cancer in adults

Daily aspirin can reduce risk of colorectal cancer in adults

Genomic test has lower prognostic accuracy in minority patients with breast cancer

Genomic test has lower prognostic accuracy in minority patients with breast cancer

Researchers develop comprehensive framework to classify small-cell lung cancer

Researchers develop comprehensive framework to classify small-cell lung cancer

New study helps understand molecular profile of tumors in cancer patients

New study helps understand molecular profile of tumors in cancer patients

Dynamic, customized treatment approaches for gastroesophageal cancers may improve survival rates

Dynamic, customized treatment approaches for gastroesophageal cancers may improve survival rates

New drug target valid for breast cancer as well as lymphoma

New drug target valid for breast cancer as well as lymphoma

Investigational combo therapy shows promise in treating TP53 mutant MDS and AML patients

Investigational combo therapy shows promise in treating TP53 mutant MDS and AML patients

AACR and MPM award three grants to support groundbreaking cancer research projects

AACR and MPM award three grants to support groundbreaking cancer research projects

SU2C announces $3.25 million in grants to find new treatments for head and neck cancers

SU2C announces $3.25 million in grants to find new treatments for head and neck cancers

Toward patient-derived models to help personalize cancer care

Toward patient-derived models to help personalize cancer care

Cancer patients have higher risk of severe COVID -19 infection than non-cancer patients

Cancer patients have higher risk of severe COVID -19 infection than non-cancer patients

People with problems in the upper GI tract may be vulnerable to COVID-19 infection

People with problems in the upper GI tract may be vulnerable to COVID-19 infection

Designer DNA agent reduces myeloma stem cell abundance, lowers disease burden in mice

Designer DNA agent reduces myeloma stem cell abundance, lowers disease burden in mice

Studies evaluate ovarian cancer surgery outcomes and clinical standards

Studies evaluate ovarian cancer surgery outcomes and clinical standards

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

Routine thoracic surgery could be performed safely during the COVID-19 pandemic

Routine thoracic surgery could be performed safely during the COVID-19 pandemic

New computational technique accurately differentiates between data from tumor cells and normal cells

New computational technique accurately differentiates between data from tumor cells and normal cells

Study: NTRK fusions are far more frequently seen in pediatric tumors

Study: NTRK fusions are far more frequently seen in pediatric tumors