Whales have a minimal risk of developing cancer, despite factors that may lead us to think otherwise. Why is this, and how can this knowledge help us?
People with cancer may have a higher risk of tumors spreading to other sites in the body if they also have diabetes. New research explains why.
Research into the medicinal herbs of Mauritius shows that we may still have much to learn about the anticancer properties of many of the island plants.
New research in mouse models of human-derived cancers has found a new key factor that supports the growth and spread of aggressive tumors.
A new test-of-concept study suggests that using personalized combination therapy could improve the outcome for people with stubborn metastatic cancer.
A recent study concludes that when a person takes vitamin D alongside standard chemotherapy, it might reduce the growth rate of colorectal cancer.
How many people with cancer use complementary and alternative therapies? And do these interfere with conventional treatments? A new study investigates.
Lip cancer is a type of head and neck cancer that often starts with a lump on the lip that does not heal. Common risk factors for lip cancer include prolonged sun exposure, heavy alcohol intake, and tobacco use. Learn more about the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of lip cancer here.
A study of thousands of tumors from 15 cancer types highlights the widespread role of jumping genes as cancer promoters and identifies 129 of them.
In a landmark clinical trial, researchers are making use of induced pluripotent stem cells for the first time in the United States.