Bladder Cancer

In North America, bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and in the top ten for women. In the United States, approximately 70,000 patients are newly diagnosed with bladder cancer each year.
What is Bladder Cancer?

Bladder cancer refers to the growth of a tumor within the lining of the bladder. In some cases, the tumor can invade surrounding tissue and spread to other parts of the body.

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Substances linked to bladder cancer found in the urine of e-cigarette users

Substances linked to bladder cancer found in the urine of e-cigarette users

Study: Five-year survival rate for adolescents and young adults with cancer has improved

Study: Five-year survival rate for adolescents and young adults with cancer has improved

Researchers engineer probiotics to safely deliver immunotherapies to tumors

Researchers engineer probiotics to safely deliver immunotherapies to tumors

Study finds link between bladder cancer and collagen receptor

Study finds link between bladder cancer and collagen receptor

Why advanced bladder cancer still remains as deadly as it was 30 years ago?

Why advanced bladder cancer still remains as deadly as it was 30 years ago?

Bladder cancer linked to drinking water chemicals in Europe

Bladder cancer linked to drinking water chemicals in Europe

Two-drug combination could be effective against malignant mesothelioma

Two-drug combination could be effective against malignant mesothelioma

FDA approves new drug to treat adults with advanced urothelial or bladder cancer

FDA approves new drug to treat adults with advanced urothelial or bladder cancer

Artificial sweetener derivatives show improved activity against tumor-associated enzymes

Artificial sweetener derivatives show improved activity against tumor-associated enzymes

Molecular subtyping of bladder tumors outperformed by standard pathology tests

Molecular subtyping of bladder tumors outperformed by standard pathology tests

Cancer patients have higher risk of cardiovascular death

Cancer patients have higher risk of cardiovascular death

Risk of death from heart disease found to be higher in cancer patients

Risk of death from heart disease found to be higher in cancer patients

Anthrax may soon help more people fight against bladder cancer

Anthrax may soon help more people fight against bladder cancer

Some academics quietly take side jobs helping tobacco companies in court

Some academics quietly take side jobs helping tobacco companies in court

Effective non-surgical treatment options for urinary incontinence

Effective non-surgical treatment options for urinary incontinence

UH receives $15 million gift from Cutler family to transform men's health care

UH receives $15 million gift from Cutler family to transform men's health care

New grant funds innovative approach to bladder cancer treatment

New grant funds innovative approach to bladder cancer treatment

Epigenetic changes can lead to development of GISTs, other cancers

Epigenetic changes can lead to development of GISTs, other cancers

TSC1 status may predict response to Hsp90 inhibitors in bladder cancer patients

TSC1 status may predict response to Hsp90 inhibitors in bladder cancer patients

Research provides new insights into tumorigenesis of meningioma

Research provides new insights into tumorigenesis of meningioma