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Featured Articles : Cancer

January 14, 2019

Restoring beneficial gut bacteria in cancer patients

Could our own bacteria be helpful in cancer treatment? Maybe, say researchers sponsored in part by the National Institute of...

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July 12, 2018

Extending cancer survival in young patients

Early results from a clinical trial show that a new drug may extend survival for cancer patients with a specific...

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Shown here is a pseudo-colored scanning electron micrograph of an oral squamous cancer cell (white) being attacked by two cytotoxic T cells (red), part of a natural immune response.
July 12, 2018

Fighting cancer: Ins and outs of immunotherapy

Cancer can play a cat and mouse game with our immune systems, hiding cells and making it harder to fight...

Cancer, Immunotherapy
Jimmy Luis Gomez, better known as Taboo.
April 25, 2018

Translating music into hope

Grammy Award winning musician Jimmy Luis Gomez, better known as Taboo, has been thrilling audiences for years as a member...

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April 24, 2018

Finding better and more personalized ways to diagnose cancer at NIH

Cancer treatment is constantly evolving and so are the detection tools that help diagnose it. The National Cancer Institute's ...

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April 24, 2018

Racing against lung cancer

In early 2016, Rhode Island resident Ted Simon had a tickle in his throat that wouldn't go away. When the...

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April 24, 2018

CancerSEEK: Blood test could detect cancer earlier

An early and correct cancer diagnosis gives patients the best chances for successful treatment. One step toward an earlier diagnosis...

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April 24, 2018

A closer look at cancer imaging tools

Imaging procedures create pictures of areas inside your body that help your health care provider see whether cancer is present....

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April 24, 2018

2-D or 3-D mammography?: The future of breast cancer detection

A new trial may be the answer for finding breast cancer in women who don't have symptoms. The trial...

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