What’s new in cancer?

How does damaged DNA repair itself?

Our DNA is a crucial part of creating every cell in our bodies. It is the instruction manual our cells read to know exactly what to do and how to act. But how…


Scientists analyze the domino effect of breast cancer escalation

Research conducted in China has made way for potential treatment options for treating breast cancer metastasis in lymph nodes.


Shrinking ovarian tumors with personalized medicine

In a recent study, a group of scientists from the UK evaluated whether a combination of several proteins and a cancer drug that interferes with DNA replication…


A personalized vaccine to treat ovarian cancer

An exciting recent clinical trial developed a personalized vaccination as a safe and effective approach in ovarian cancer treatment.


Why do some breast cancer cells survive treatment?

For tumor cells that survive treatment, one of their tricks is using microRNA molecules to communicate with one another and stay alive.


New research finds negative effects of chemotherapy on kids

Behavior scales and MRI scans are used to connect possible psychosocial effects on pediatric cancer patients post chemotherapy.


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Have you ever wondered what lies in the deepest depths of the ocean? Could there be scary sea monsters or other unknown life forms? Scientists from the Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences analyzed strange life forms from the deepest places in the world. But they were not looking for sea…