According to a new report in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, the levels of several toxic substances are elevated in cigar smokers, and for at least one potent cancer-causing agent, …Read More
A new study shows big data can be exploited to develop effective breast cancer prevention strategies and the NIH unveils a huge initiative to harness biomedical big data.Read More
A nine-valent HPV vaccine currently under FDA review may prevent nearly 90 percent of cervical cancers worldwide, but we have some setbacks with getting our kids vaccinated.Read More
In a study published Tuesday in the American Association for Cancer Research’s journal Clinical Cancer Research, researchers identified two novel mutations that cause resistance to alectinib, a drug that belongs …Read More
A recent study in the AACR’s journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention confirms that there is no increased risk for breast cancer from wearing a bra.
Lead author Lu Chen, MPH, …
Adults who smoked reduced-nicotine cigarettes did not smoke more intensely to compensate for the lower levels of nicotine, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a …Read More
Exercise equivalent to walking just four hours a week reduced a woman’s risk of invasive breast cancer by about 10 percent compared with women who were less active, according to …Read More
A report in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, illustrates the prevalence of smoking among cancer survivors.
Researchers at the American Cancer Society …
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have identified a mutation that may be responsible in mantle cell lymphoma for acquired resistance to the molecularly targeted therapy ibrutinib, according to a …Read More
Researchers in Australia suggest that consuming a type of starch called resistant starch, which acts like fiber, may reduce the risk for colorectal cancer associated with red meat. This study …Read More