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What is soft tissue sarcoma and why should you know about it?

November 12, 2020 5:14 pm

There is no known way to prevent sarcomas. Since HIV infection is a risk factor, people should safeguard themselves against it. If your profession demands regular exposure to chemical substances that are harmful, it is advisable to use protective equipment to reduce the exposure

Decoded: How gut microbiome can control tumour growth in liver

May 28, 2018 3:59 pm

Despite extensive research into the relationship between the gut microbiome and cancer, the role of the gut bacteria in the formation of liver cancer has remained poorly understood.

High levels of cellphone radiation linked to tumors in male rats, reveals US study

February 03, 2018 10:54 am

About 6 percent of male rats whose entire bodies were exposed to the highest level of cell phone radiation developed schwannomas - a rare type of tumor - in nerve tissue near their hearts, while there were no schwannomas in animals that were not exposed to radiation.

Augmented-reality glasses help surgeons create 3D virtual images, remove tumours

November 20, 2017 8:55 pm

Scientists have developed augmented reality (AR) glasses that superimpose virtual images on the body and can assist surgeons in removing tumours.

Fight against bladder cancer: This new drug shrinks tumours by at least 30 per cent

June 07, 2016 7:00 pm

Injections of the experimental drug atezolizumab were found to shrink tumours by at least 30 per cent.

Computer analysis may help diagnose tumours

November 06, 2013 1:57 pm

Computer-aided detection provides a opinion to a radiologist in locating suspicious regions.

Breast cancer in males on rise

August 06, 2013 9:50 am

Male patients tended to be somewhat older than female patients when diagnosed with the disease.

Heavy cell phone use could lead to cancer: Israeli study

July 30, 2013 4:26 pm

Radio-frequency electromagnetic fields are classified as possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2B).

New method to suffocate tumours

July 27, 2013 11:49 am

All cells need a blood supply to provide them with the oxygen and nutrients they require to survive.

Clearest new images of immune cells captured

July 25, 2013 11:07 am

Scientists have captured images which provide picture yet of how immune cells attack infections.