Melanoma skin cancer: What moles to look out for

May 12, 2017 admin 0

Getty istock Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world. There are roughly 15,000 new cases of melanoma skin cancer in […]

A new cell separator that began life as a tinfoil and epoxy glue prototype built with supplies from a University shop could revolutionise stem-cell and regenerative cell-based therapies.

May 9, 2017 admin 0

Biomedical Engineers, in the Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences, at the University of Surrey developed the new cell separator — which could help medical advances […]

Talc Powder, Ovarian Cancer Link: What is the Evidence?

May 5, 2017 admin 0

This week, a jury in St. Louis ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $72 million in damages to the family of a woman who died […]

A teenager has designed a bra which can detect breast cancer

May 3, 2017 admin 0

An 18-year-old boy from Mexico has wowed scientists with his recent invention: a bra which claims to be able to detect breast cancer symptoms. Student […]

Royal Cornwall Hospital Revolutionary medical service for NHS patients

May 2, 2017 admin 0

The project hopes to sequence 100,000 genomes from around 70,000 people, which are NHS patients with a rare disease (plus their families), and patients with […]

China Is Racing Ahead in the Quest to Cure Cancer With CRISPR

April 29, 2017 admin 0

On Friday, a team of Chinese scientists used the cutting-edge gene-editing technique CRISPR-Cas9 on humans for the second time in history, injecting a cancer patient […]

Cancer Drugs Fund ‘huge waste of money’

April 29, 2017 admin 0

The Cancer Drugs Fund in England was a “huge waste of money” and may have caused patients to suffer unnecessarily from the side effects of […]

‘Exciting’ blood test spots cancer a year early

April 26, 2017 admin 0

Doctors have spotted cancer coming back up to a year before normal scans in an “exciting” discovery. The UK team was able to scour the […]