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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''.
Unexplored NGS data could help elucidate carcinogenesis and discover biomarkers

Unexplored NGS data could help elucidate carcinogenesis and discover biomarkers

High-risk stage III-IV melanoma patients treated with pembrolizumab report better quality of life

High-risk stage III-IV melanoma patients treated with pembrolizumab report better quality of life

Previously unknown links between genetic factors in ASD identified

Previously unknown links between genetic factors in ASD identified

Survey: Two-thirds of European dietitians believe drinking coffee in moderation has clear health benefits

Survey: Two-thirds of European dietitians believe drinking coffee in moderation has clear health benefits

Stereotactic MRI-guided adaptive radiation therapy shows promise for treating pancreatic cancer

Stereotactic MRI-guided adaptive radiation therapy shows promise for treating pancreatic cancer

Cost-saving Medicare Advantage may be a disadvantage for complex cancer surgery patients

Cost-saving Medicare Advantage may be a disadvantage for complex cancer surgery patients

The effects of mechanical forces on musculoskeletal cells and tissues

The effects of mechanical forces on musculoskeletal cells and tissues

Researchers uncover new therapeutic vulnerability in endocrine therapy-resistant breast cancers

Researchers uncover new therapeutic vulnerability in endocrine therapy-resistant breast cancers

New approach for delivering medication across the blood-brain barrier to treat brain tumors

New approach for delivering medication across the blood-brain barrier to treat brain tumors

Novel molecular imaging radiotracer can precisely diagnose multiple cancers

Novel molecular imaging radiotracer can precisely diagnose multiple cancers

New AI blood testing technology detects more than 80% of liver cancers

New AI blood testing technology detects more than 80% of liver cancers

MGI announces European launch of new MGISP-Smart 8 automated sample preparation system and empowerment program at MEDICA to further access to genomics

MGI announces European launch of new MGISP-Smart 8 automated sample preparation system and empowerment program at MEDICA to further access to genomics

Augmented drug preferentially eliminates cancer cells but does not harm healthy cells

Augmented drug preferentially eliminates cancer cells but does not harm healthy cells

Modified CEUS criteria using perfluorobutane can help diagnose high-risk hepatocellular carcinoma

Modified CEUS criteria using perfluorobutane can help diagnose high-risk hepatocellular carcinoma

Collaborative project focuses on improving access to breast cancer care in Argentina

Collaborative project focuses on improving access to breast cancer care in Argentina

Machine learning algorithm predicts a tumor’s response to immune checkpoint blockade

Machine learning algorithm predicts a tumor’s response to immune checkpoint blockade

Scientists urge immediate action to address weaknesses in European cancer research

Scientists urge immediate action to address weaknesses in European cancer research

Whole-genome sequencing reveals five new subgroups of chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Whole-genome sequencing reveals five new subgroups of chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Research findings could bolster the effectiveness of immune-checkpoint therapy

Research findings could bolster the effectiveness of immune-checkpoint therapy

New, automated system calculates metabolic tumor volume in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

New, automated system calculates metabolic tumor volume in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma