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Flipping The Switch On Cancer

Could cancer be treated by the flip of a switch? According to research in the journal Nature Materials, it might not be that far off.

10/11/2012

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Shedding New Light On Ovarian Cancer

During ovarian cancer surgery, it is not always easy for doctors to determine the borders of the tumor, a limitation that can often result in relapse from the regrowth of cancerous cells. Flourescent markers might help.

09/29/2011

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The Cancer ‘Switch’

There are many interesting theories about how and why cancer spreads, but several look at what are called the ‘switch theory’.

09/19/2011

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Potential Blood Test Could Single Out Cancer Cells In Blood

Imagine a woman going to see her doctor to have a mamogram and at the same time having a tube of blood drawn searching for one cell in a billion that could be a cancer cell, and then finding it.

01/03/2011

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