Yuvraj says his treatment nearing completion

March 13th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is recovering from cancer in the US, said his treatment for a malignant lung tumour is nearing completion."My last stretch ... Read more...

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Yuvraj feeling ‘weak’ after second round of chemotherapy

March 1st, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) India cricketer Yuvraj Singh, currently undergoing treatment for a malignant lung tumour in the United States, is feeling "weak" after his second round of chemotherapy."Second ... Read more...

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Electric shocks soften up cancer cells for treatment

December 7th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) A device that 'softens up' tumours with electric shocks before chemotherapy could transform cancer treatment.It makes cancer cells porous so that more of the toxic drugs attack the ... Read more...

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Placenta-derived stem cells may help treat lung diseases

July 28th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A new research, conducted by Italian boffins, has shown that stem cells derived from human placenta could help in the treatment of lung diseases, such as pulmonary fibrosis ... Read more...

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The first 3-D view of anti-cancer agent developed

March 19th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): The first three-dimensional image of how a well-established chemotherapy agent targets and binds to DNA has been created. This scientists say, might help develop better chemotherapy drugs ... Read more...

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