Cancer

Cancer refers to a group of more than a hundred diseases that can originate in many different parts of the body. Cancer begins in your cells, which are the building blocks of your body.
What is Cancer?

Cancer is refers to a group of more than a hundred diseases that can originate in many different parts of the body.

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Intra-CREATE grants awarded to support research on personalized medicine and cell therapy

Intra-CREATE grants awarded to support research on personalized medicine and cell therapy

Research consortium receives $111 million NCI grant to prevent, treat HIV-related cancers

Research consortium receives $111 million NCI grant to prevent, treat HIV-related cancers

NAU researcher awarded $3.75 million NCI grant to build cancer research software

NAU researcher awarded $3.75 million NCI grant to build cancer research software

Over 20% of Americans suffer from food shortage, study reveals

Over 20% of Americans suffer from food shortage, study reveals

Diabetes leads to drastic reduction in the kidney's potential to clean itself

Diabetes leads to drastic reduction in the kidney's potential to clean itself

Removing cost burden increases use of coronary artery calcium screening

Removing cost burden increases use of coronary artery calcium screening

Three question, yes-or-no survey for identifying chemically intolerant individuals

Three question, yes-or-no survey for identifying chemically intolerant individuals

New data shows alarming surge in opioid-related overdoses during COVID-19

New data shows alarming surge in opioid-related overdoses during COVID-19

Sotorasib phase 1 trial shows encouraging anti-cancer activity in lung, colorectal cancers

Sotorasib phase 1 trial shows encouraging anti-cancer activity in lung, colorectal cancers

Making sense of blood glucose data to better optimize self-management of diabetes

Making sense of blood glucose data to better optimize self-management of diabetes

Study detects key differences in immune responses of adults and children with COVID-19

Study detects key differences in immune responses of adults and children with COVID-19

Researchers find a way to navigate tiny, soft robots through the human body

Researchers find a way to navigate tiny, soft robots through the human body

Researchers identify genetic markers linked to higher risk of capecitabine-induced hand-foot syndrome

Researchers identify genetic markers linked to higher risk of capecitabine-induced hand-foot syndrome

Targeted therapy improves disease-free survival in patients with early-stage NSCLC

Targeted therapy improves disease-free survival in patients with early-stage NSCLC

Oncology nurses should be routinely tested for SARS-CoV-2, warn researchers

Oncology nurses should be routinely tested for SARS-CoV-2, warn researchers

New $6.2 million study seeks to define molecular linkages between aging and Parkinson's

New $6.2 million study seeks to define molecular linkages between aging and Parkinson's

Experimental cancer drug inhibits SARS-CoV-2 virus, VCU study finds

Experimental cancer drug inhibits SARS-CoV-2 virus, VCU study finds

Black breast cancer patients experience more delays in treatment initiation, duration than white women

Black breast cancer patients experience more delays in treatment initiation, duration than white women

Immunotherapy benefits patients with gastric and esophageal cancers, new data shows

Immunotherapy benefits patients with gastric and esophageal cancers, new data shows

Research uncovers potential cause of neurotoxicity due to immunotherapy

Research uncovers potential cause of neurotoxicity due to immunotherapy