Colorectal Cancer News and Research

Latest Colorectal Cancer News and Research

Colonoscopy remains the most sensitive test available for detection of colorectal polyps and cancer

Colonoscopy remains the most sensitive test available for detection of colorectal polyps and cancer

Physicians today perform more colonoscopies than necessary

Physicians today perform more colonoscopies than necessary

Genentech announces FDA approval of Avastin manufacturing

Genentech announces FDA approval of Avastin manufacturing

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

First evidence of the molecular link between inflammation and cancer

First evidence of the molecular link between inflammation and cancer

Cancers of the gut amongst the most preventable through changes in diet

Cancers of the gut amongst the most preventable through changes in diet

ImClone quarterly sales reach $71.4 Million

ImClone quarterly sales reach $71.4 Million

Erbitux (cetuximab) combined with irinotecan offers another option for patients who have colorectal cancer

Erbitux (cetuximab) combined with irinotecan offers another option for patients who have colorectal cancer

Evidence that new anti-inflammatory drug may sensitize leukemia, and breast and lung cancers to conventional chemotherapy

Evidence that new anti-inflammatory drug may sensitize leukemia, and breast and lung cancers to conventional chemotherapy

Drinking lots of milk may lower the risk of colorectal cancer

Drinking lots of milk may lower the risk of colorectal cancer

There are 9.8 million cancer survivors in the United States

There are 9.8 million cancer survivors in the United States

Calcium supplements can decrease the risk of all types of colorectal polyps

Calcium supplements can decrease the risk of all types of colorectal polyps

Drug Tarceva improves survival chance for patients with advanced lung cancer

Drug Tarceva improves survival chance for patients with advanced lung cancer

Diabetics could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

Diabetics could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

People with diabetes could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

People with diabetes could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

Drug helps patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Drug helps patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Drug to extend lives of colorectal cancer patients

Drug to extend lives of colorectal cancer patients

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Study may help oncologists tailor chemotherapy to patients based on their genetic make-up

Study may help oncologists tailor chemotherapy to patients based on their genetic make-up

Women who regularly take aspirin at lower risk of breast cancer

Women who regularly take aspirin at lower risk of breast cancer