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
Women who take high-dose estrogen birth control pills may be increasing their risk for breast cancer, according to a recent report in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association …Read More
Each year, nearly 20,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with lung adenocarcinomas that harbor EGFR mutations. While treatment with the EGFR inhibitors erlotinib and gefitinib has improved survival …Read More