October 23, 2019 2:35 pm
According to the researchers, the increase is related to a rise in the prevalence of obesity and diabetes.
April 02, 2019 3:12 pm
Pancreatic cancer is relatively uncommon, accounting for just over three per cent of all new cancer cases. However, it is an extremely deadly type of cancer, with a five-year survival rate of just 8.5 per cent, researchers said.
June 14, 2016 11:40 am
In a study, patterns of search queries regarding symptoms were analysed to detect future diagnoses of pancreatic cancer.
January 17, 2016 4:25 pm
Metformin — a commonly used generic medication for type 2 diabetes — decreases the inflammation and fibrosis characteristic of the most common form of pancreatic cancer, the researchers said.
April 30, 2015 2:02 pm
Low levels of vitamin D could raise risk of pancreatic cancer as the rates of the disease are the highest in countries with the least amount of sunlight.
January 01, 2015 6:35 pm
It provides a way for scientists to grow organoids from biopsy material, which is comparatively easy to obtain.
October 05, 2013 3:13 am
Till date,no medicine has been approved to treat the dengue virus.
September 09, 2013 4:15 am
Bhandari was reportedly suffering from pancreatic cancer and was under treatment.
February 02, 2012 2:30 am
Fifty-six patients have so far been enrolled for the trials at eight centres across India
January 13, 2012 4:18 pm
Study says eating small amounts of processed meat increases the chance of developing this deadly illness.