Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Colorectal Cancer
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  October 15, 2018  
  Bowel Cancer  
  The latest bowel cancer news from News Medical  
 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Colorectal CancerInflammatory Bowel Disease and Colorectal Cancer
 
People with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have a higher risk of developing colorectal cancer (CRC), commonly termed bowel cancer.
 
   Colorectal Cancer PathogenesisColorectal Cancer Pathogenesis
 
The incidence of colorectal cancer has risen over the past few decades. The development of colorectal cancer is mainly due to genomic and epigenomic instability. Understanding more about its development will improve the diagnostics and treatment of colorectal cancer in the future.
 
   Bowel Cancer UK and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh launch fundraising appeal to enhance surgical researchBowel Cancer UK and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh launch fundraising appeal to enhance surgical research
 
Bowel Cancer UK, in partnership with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, launch a £430,000 fundraising appeal for surgical bowel cancer research to establish Scotland’s first Colorectal Cancer Surgical Research Chair.
 
 ‘Chromosomal catastrophes’ found to occur along evolutionary timeline of bowel cancer
 
‘Chromosomal catastrophes’ found to occur along evolutionary timeline of bowel cancer'Chromosomal catastrophes' have been found to occur along the evolutionary timeline of colorectal cancer development, according to new research led by Queen Mary University of London.
 
 
 Ground-breaking therapeutic process can destroy bowel cancer cells
 
Ground-breaking therapeutic process can destroy bowel cancer cellsResearchers at Queen's University Belfast have discovered a ground-breaking therapeutic process that can target and kill bowel cancer cells, which may improve survival rates for bowel cancer patients globally.
 
 
 Microbial Dysbiosis and Colorectal Cancer
 
Microbial Dysbiosis and Colorectal CancerThe commensal bacteria in the human gut helps to maintain homeostasis and contribute to the health of their host. These microorganisms exist in a careful balance and, if disrupted, this can contribute to the development of disease.
 
 
 Innovative robotic system helps in removing large colorectal lesions without surgery
 
Innovative robotic system helps in removing large colorectal lesions without surgeryEach year, an estimated 140,000 individuals in the U.S. are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, a malignancy that often develops from a benign polyp into cancer over time.