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New aspirin curbs 11 kinds of cancer, shrinks tumours


March 9th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS) A new aspirin compound, the latest to join the armoury of drugs against cancer, has shown great promise in fighting and shrinking 11 different types of ... Read more...

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Latin brew bumps off colon cancer cells


January 24th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) A taste for Latin brew could be a potent and easy way of protecting oneself against the ravages of colon cancer.These cancer cells, when exposed to ... Read more...

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Small molecules ‘could block cell proliferation in cancerous human tumor’


April 14th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): An Indian-origin scientist and his colleagues have identified three novel small molecules that interrupt a crucial cellular communication pathway that regulates many aspects of development and cancer.These ... Read more...

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Elvis Presley Killed By Chronic Constipation


May 8th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you know what made the king of rock and roll sing "Burning Love" then you should know what made him sleep with the ... Read more...

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Gene signature may help spot patients at colon cancer recurrence risk


February 27th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that a gene signature, first identified in mouse colon cancer cells, may help identify patients at risk of colon cancer recurrence.The study by Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer ... Read more...

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Cardiac drugs found effective in colon cancer


December 21st, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Scientists have reported for the first time that a group of drugs used to treat heart failure shows promise for fighting colon cancer. Colon cancer is the third ... Read more...

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Heart failure drugs may treat colon cancer


December 17th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): A group of drugs for heart failure may also be effective against colon cancer, according to a new study.Scientists in Sweden have found that cardiac glycosides, which are ... Read more...

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New approach to fight treatment-resistant colon cancer


December 9th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A research team led by an Indian-origin scientist has revealed that adding a small molecule to the cancer drug Temozolomide effectively treats colon cancer cells that are highly ... Read more...

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Novel way to block growth of human colon cancer cells


August 27th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Scientists in Switzerland have discovered a novel way to inhibit the growth of human colon cancer cells and preventing the disease from reaching advanced stages and the development ... Read more...

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New discovery may help treat drug-resistant colon cancer


August 18th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine have identified potential therapeutic target for drug-resistant colon cancer.The researchers aim at blocking a molecule ... Read more...

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Purple sweet potato may help fight cancer


June 30th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): A purple sweet potato developed by Kansas State University researchers has been found to have increased amount of anti-cancer components.K-State's Soyoung Lim, doctoral student in human nutrition, ... Read more...

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Scientists identify master control gene to suppress cancer


February 24th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Expression of a master control gene called Ato in fruit flies, and ATOH1 in mammals, can suppress cancer, according to scientists at VIB and K. U. Leuven.The ... Read more...

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Potential colon cancer biomarker identified


January 16th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Researchers at University of Cincinnati (UC) have identified a new biomarker that could help predict a person''s risk of developing colon cancer and how aggressive it may ... Read more...

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Personalized cancer therapy one step closer to reality


June 17th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Combining new molecular imaging techniques with targeted therapy may give cancer patients a more individualized treatment that can increase the effectiveness of therapies and minimize treatment discomfort.In ... Read more...

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Found: magic bullet to kill acute diarrhoea


June 17th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 17 (IANS) The discovery of an inexpensive compound could virtually sound the death knell of diarrhoea, which kills up to 2.5 million children annually in the developing world. The Texas ... Read more...

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New compound may make for inexpensive, easy-to-take diarrhea treatment


June 17th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 17 (ANI): Researchers in the US have discovered a novel compound that might lead to an inexpensive, easy-to-take treatment for diarrhoea, a major cause of child deaths in ... Read more...

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New molecular target to improve chemotherapy efficacy identified


November 14th, 2007 - 8:16 am ICT by admin
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