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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Study sheds new light on mechanisms of cohesin function involved in cancer and cardiac development

Study sheds new light on mechanisms of cohesin function involved in cancer and cardiac development

Avoiding care during the pandemic could mean life or death

Avoiding care during the pandemic could mean life or death

Non-invasive urine test being offered free to the NHS to help clear bladder cancer diagnoses backlog

Non-invasive urine test being offered free to the NHS to help clear bladder cancer diagnoses backlog

New scanner to detect early signs of bladder cancer could save thousands of lives

New scanner to detect early signs of bladder cancer could save thousands of lives

Inflammatory changes in tumors can cause drug resistance in cancer blood vessels

Inflammatory changes in tumors can cause drug resistance in cancer blood vessels

New combination of biomarkers can benefit patients with advanced bladder cancer

New combination of biomarkers can benefit patients with advanced bladder cancer

Synthesized tumor cells help diagnose cancer and optimize treatment

Synthesized tumor cells help diagnose cancer and optimize treatment

Photodynamic therapy can be used in many types and localizations of tumors

Photodynamic therapy can be used in many types and localizations of tumors

New advance addresses a big challenge with using CRISPR in cancer patients

New advance addresses a big challenge with using CRISPR in cancer patients

Adoptive T-cell therapy targeting MAGE-A4 achieves responses in patients with multiple solid tumors

Adoptive T-cell therapy targeting MAGE-A4 achieves responses in patients with multiple solid tumors

Recommendations for treating bladder cancer during COVID-19 pandemic

Recommendations for treating bladder cancer during COVID-19 pandemic

Next-gen nano technologies set to transform the medical industry

Next-gen nano technologies set to transform the medical industry

Researchers recreate how toxins from smoking cause DNA damage

Researchers recreate how toxins from smoking cause DNA damage

Patients with aggressive form of skin cancer can benefit from new type of immunotherapy

Patients with aggressive form of skin cancer can benefit from new type of immunotherapy

Metastatic bladder cancer significantly slowed by treating with immunotherapy after chemotherapy

Metastatic bladder cancer significantly slowed by treating with immunotherapy after chemotherapy

'Smart toilet' looks for signs of disease

'Smart toilet' looks for signs of disease

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