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Scientists harness light therapy to target and kill cancer cells in world first

Posted in Medicine, Science on 23rd Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

Experts believe new form of photoimmunotherapy may become fifth major cancer treatment.

Colorectal cancer: All the people in this small trial emerged cancer-free

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

Statistics indicate that colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States.

Tumor 'signatures' could provide key to more accurate treatment for deadliest cancers

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

Cancers with high levels of chromosomal instability are extremely deadly, often having survival rates of less than 10%. As such, understanding and treating chromosomal instability is central to improving the outcomes for millions of cancer patients worldwide.

Scientists identify potential new drug combination for some skin cancers

Posted in Medicine, Science on 22nd Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

A combination of two existing skin cancer drugs and a third experimental drug could lead to a new strategy for treating patients who do not respond to existing therapies.

Lasers And Ultrasound Combine To Pulverize Arterial Plaque

Posted in Medicine, Science on 31st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

"Overall, the combination of ultrasound and laser reduces the need for laser power and improves the efficiency of atherosclerotic plaque removal."