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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''.
ImClone quarterly sales reach $71.4 Million

ImClone quarterly sales reach $71.4 Million

Bladder-sparing treatment shows promise against cancer

Bladder-sparing treatment shows promise against cancer

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

A new vaccine that may delay cancer recurrence

A new vaccine that may delay cancer recurrence

Cancer Research Technology grants exclusive license to Genentech to patent portfolio of an oncology target

Cancer Research Technology grants exclusive license to Genentech to patent portfolio of an oncology target

CancerVax may increase the survival of patients with advanced stage non-small-cell lung cancer

CancerVax may increase the survival of patients with advanced stage non-small-cell lung cancer

New compound that is designed to overcome Gleevec resistance

New compound that is designed to overcome Gleevec resistance

Stat5 protein is particularly plentiful in high histological grade human prostate cancer

Stat5 protein is particularly plentiful in high histological grade human prostate cancer

Research may help predict risk for prostate cancer based on gene expression patterns

Research may help predict risk for prostate cancer based on gene expression patterns

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

New information helps lung cancer patients better understand treatment

New information helps lung cancer patients better understand treatment

£18m to upgrade genetic laboratories in England

£18m to upgrade genetic laboratories in England

Best hospital in the United States for children

Best hospital in the United States for children

Continued commercial development of research into DNA repair

Continued commercial development of research into DNA repair

Kaposi sarcoma virus common in people who are HIV positive turns lymph vessel cells into a cancer

Kaposi sarcoma virus common in people who are HIV positive turns lymph vessel cells into a cancer

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

Development of a blood test for the early detection of ovarian cancer

Development of a blood test for the early detection of ovarian cancer

Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells

Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells