Measles Vaccine Wipes Out Cancer in Groundbreaking Test
Researchers at the Mayo Clinic have completed a groundbreaking new test: they knocked blood cancer into remission with a single huge dose of viral therapy.
Cancer researchers claim 'extraordinary results' using T-cell therapy
‘This is unprecedented in medicine,’ says researcher after more than half of terminally ill patients experienced complete remission in clinical trials
Israeli team finds two proteins that can suppress cancer
In breakthrough, researchers in Technion lab of Nobel laureate Aaron Ciechanover discover proteins that affect cancerous cells' growth and development
A New Cancer Treatment Has Given Terminal Patients a Second Chance at Life
Gene therapy has been shown in clinical trials to not just treat cancer, but possibly cure it. But are these novel treatments worth the risks?
These tiny, light-driven nanomachines can destroy cancer cells in minutes — International Business Times, UK Edition
The nanomachines, built out of a chain of atoms, are driven by light and can kill cells by drilling through the membrane.
Dresden scientists develop a sensor for the most important human cancer gene — SCIENMAG
Credit: TU Dresden, Frank Buchholz If it burns in a house smoke detectors alert us hence protecting life. A molecular smoke alert has now been developed by Dresden researchers for the TP53 gene, the most important human cancer gene. The alert goes..
Cancer cells can be destroyed using a rare metal from the asteroid that killed the dinosaurs — International Business Times, UK Edition
Researchers used iridium to effectively target and attack cancer cells, boosting hopes for new treatments.
The Oral Cancer Foundation - Head & Neck Cancer IRS 501(c)3 Charity
The Oral Cancer Foundation The Oral Cancer Foundation is a national public service, IRS registered 501(c)3 head and neck cancer charity, designed to reduce suffering and save lives through prevention, education, research funding, advocacy, and patient support activities. Oral and oropharyngeal cancers are the largest group of those cancers which fall
New DNA nanorobots successfully target and kill off cancerous tumors — TechCrunch
Science fiction no more -- In an article out today in Nature Biotechnology, scientists were able to show tiny autonomous bots have the potential to function as intelligent delivery vehicles to cure cancer in mice. ...
Innovative genetic therapy strategy for pancreatic cancer — Knowridge
Genetic manipulation of exosomes, virus-sized particles released by all cells, may offer a new therapeutic approach to treating pancreatic cancer, according to a study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Findings from the study, led by Valerie LeBleu and Sushrut Kamerkar were published in the June 7 online issue of Nature. Earlier MD …
'Miraculous' new cancer vaccine completely wipes out tumors — Mother Nature Network
Human trials are set to begin on the treatment, which cured 100 percent of mice during animal trials.
New cancer treatment using survivor's cells to be tested next year — Daily Mail
A radical new cancer treatment inspired by patients who seem to ‘shrug off’ the disease could be tested next year. 'Neutrophil' cells are may be a key reason why cancers are rejected.
UV rays activate stem cells that cause skin cancer — Stem Cell News
Melanoma is the cancer of skin pigment cells called melanocytes. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that melanoma will strike an 87,110 people in the U.S. in 2017. A fraction of those melanomas come from pre-existing moles, but the majority of them come from sources unknown -- until now. Cornell researchers have discovered that...
FDA Approves First Gene Therapy Treatment For Cancer — TIME
The Food and Drug Administration approved a revolutionary cancer treatment that some say could provide cures for leukemias and lymphomas