pancreatic cancer

Five-Year Pancreatic Cancer Survival Rate Increases to 12%

Posted in Medicine, Science on 19th Mar, 2023
by Alex Muller

American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts & Figures 2023, released today, reports that the five-year survival rate for pancreatic cancer is now 12%, an increase of one percentage point from last year.

How pancreatic cancer defies treatment

Posted in Medicine, Science on 20th Jan, 2023
by Alex Muller

Pancreatic cancer is the third deadliest cancer in the United States, after lung and colorectal.

Breakthrough pancreatic cancer research

Posted in Medicine on 16th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers from the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute (ONJ Cancer Research Institute) / the La Trobe University School of Cancer Medicine, have discovered a novel drug target to potentially improve the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Magnesium may be beneficial in preventing pancreatic cancer

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

The overall occurrence of pancreatic cancer has not significantly changed since 2002, but the mortality rate has increased annually from 2002 to 2011.

A pancreatic cancer urine test developed

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

A simple urine test that could detect pancreatic cancer much earlier than at present has been developed by scientists.