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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''.
First randomized clinical trial compares targeted therapies for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

First randomized clinical trial compares targeted therapies for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Improved microfluidic brain chip can assess the effectiveness of cancer drugs in record time

Improved microfluidic brain chip can assess the effectiveness of cancer drugs in record time

Estrogen plays a role in expansion of liver metastases in non-sex-specific cancers

Estrogen plays a role in expansion of liver metastases in non-sex-specific cancers

Harmful genetic mutations in healthy donors' stem cells may create problems in AML patients

Harmful genetic mutations in healthy donors' stem cells may create problems in AML patients

Number of operations performed in a hospital linked to success of cancer surgery

Number of operations performed in a hospital linked to success of cancer surgery

Study reveals how clotting protein and blood platelets promote immune evasion, tumor progression

Study reveals how clotting protein and blood platelets promote immune evasion, tumor progression

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

Eating more vegetables provides no extra protection for men with prostate cancer

Eating more vegetables provides no extra protection for men with prostate cancer

Increased Vegetable Intake Fails to Slow Prostate Cancer Progression, Study Finds

Increased Vegetable Intake Fails to Slow Prostate Cancer Progression, Study Finds

NUS researchers discover new personalized tool for cancer diagnosis

NUS researchers discover new personalized tool for cancer diagnosis

Updated breast cancer guideline offers recommendations for handling cases with low ER expression

Updated breast cancer guideline offers recommendations for handling cases with low ER expression

UniSA researcher receives grant to develop personalized cancer treatment

UniSA researcher receives grant to develop personalized cancer treatment

A protein found in ovarian cancer may contribute to neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease

A protein found in ovarian cancer may contribute to neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease

Researchers analyze molecular characteristics of cerebrospinal fluid from LMM patients

Researchers analyze molecular characteristics of cerebrospinal fluid from LMM patients

Flash Radiotherapy could Deliver all the Radiation Needed in One Rapid Treatment

Flash Radiotherapy could Deliver all the Radiation Needed in One Rapid Treatment

New framework developed to estimate the growth of individual cancer

New framework developed to estimate the growth of individual cancer

Study demonstrates accuracy of AI system in diagnosing prostate cancer

Study demonstrates accuracy of AI system in diagnosing prostate cancer

21-gene recurrence score can aid in radiation decision-making, shows study

21-gene recurrence score can aid in radiation decision-making, shows study

Integral Molecular announces panel of P2X7 antibodies for autoimmune disorders

Integral Molecular announces panel of P2X7 antibodies for autoimmune disorders

Adequate health insurance could reduce racial outcome disparities in breast cancer

Adequate health insurance could reduce racial outcome disparities in breast cancer