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DNA test to detect early bowel cancer could be 1 step closer


March 5th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A DNA test to detect the early signs of bowel cancer could be one step closer, thanks to a new discovery.Tests on two distinct genes were highly accurate ... Read more...

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Dividing stem cells found to play crucial role spread of tumours


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Scientists have found that stem cells frequently play a crucial role in the spread of tumours and that if they can develop drugs to deactivate them, it would ... Read more...

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Cheap, accurate test to predict prostate cancer developed


October 14th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): British scientists have developed a test to check the risk of prostate cancer in men.The breakthrough raises the prospect of millions being screened for the disease in the ... Read more...

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Activated stem cells in damaged lungs springboard to cancer progression


May 27th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Following experiments on mice, an international group of researchers from the U.S.-based Duke University and Cancer Research UK have come to the conclusion that stem cells that respond ... Read more...

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Personalised cancer treatment on the anvil


November 20th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Researchers from University of Chicago have discovered a genetic signature that may help predict whether a patient will respond to cancer therapies a finding that may pave ... Read more...

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When cancer cells turned into a work of art!


September 7th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): Combing art with science is not everybodys cup of tea, but Stefanie Reichelt, a scientist at the Cambridge Research Institute, is doing just that by using cancer ... Read more...

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