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.

Pancreatic cancer blood test breakthrough

Posted in Science on 28th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists believe they are close to a blood test for pancreatic cancer; one of the hardest tumours to detect and treat.

Protein converts pancreatic cancer cells back into healthy cells

Posted in Science on 21st Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists working in the area of pancreatic cancer research have uncovered a technique that sees cancerous cells transform back into normal healthy cells.

A promising method for detecting pancreatic cancer years before traditional diagnosis

Posted in Medicine on 4th Oct, 2014
by Alex Muller

In cancer diagnosis, earlier is better; treatments are more effective and so survival is more likely too.