Windrush: Albert Thompson gets date for cancer treatment
Albert Thompson was initially denied NHS treatment for prostate cancer until he proved his status.
A non-coding RNA lasso catches proteins in breast cancer cells
A Danish-German research team has shown that not only the where and when of long non-coding RNA expression is important for their function but also the how. The results can have a big impact on our understanding of dynamic regulation of gene expression in biological processes.
McCain discharged from hospital, returns to home near Sedona, Ariz.
The six-term senator, who has battling brain cancer, underwent surgery for an intestinal infection.
What causes a chronic cough?
A chronic cough is one that lasts for 8 weeks in adults or 4 weeks in children. It may produce mucus or be dry and tickle the throat. Common causes of a persistent cough include asthma and bronchitis. Less commonly, it can indicate lung cancer or heart problems. Learn more about causes, symptoms, and treatments here.
Former American Cancer Society CIO Joins Rackspace As Its New Chief Customer Officer
Jay Ferro joins San Antonio-based managed cloud computing company, Rackspace, as its new Chief Customer Officer. He does so after 25 years as a CIO and CTO at organizations like the American Cancer Society, EarthLink, and ExamWorks.
Is Biopharma Investing Too Much In Cancer R&D?
The real pressure caused by the presumed overabundance of cancer research falls on investors and decision makers who guide R&D portfolios.
Newcomer hopes for upset in race for Arizona’s US House seat
PHOENIX (AP) — A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s. Hiral Tipirneni, an emergency room physician and a cancer research advocate, is hoping to replicate Democratic wins in Pennsylvania, Alabama and other states [...]
A Remarkable New Technology That Will Diminish A Global Cancer ThreatOlder articles »
A new technology could be used to sort grain like corn/maize at high speed and take out an important toxic and carcinogenic contaminant that is a particular issue for Africa - This is being advanced by a partnership between the Swiss company Bühler and Microsoft