Tag: Chemotherapy

New Molecule could Effectively Treat Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy
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New Molecule could Effectively Treat Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy

Pareesh Phulkar - January 19, 2018

The molecule has a novel mode of action and it could be first treatment against this neurological complication, which does not have effective treatment currently. Peripheral neuropathy…

New Biomarker can Detect Fatal Breast Cancer
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New Biomarker can Detect Fatal Breast Cancer

Pareesh Phulkar - January 19, 2018

A study conducted by University College London, reported on December 22, 2017, that they have found a new biomarker that has ability to diagnose fatal breast cancer…

Electronic Cap Improves Survival of Patients with Brain Cancer
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Electronic Cap Improves Survival of Patients with Brain Cancer

Pareesh Phulkar - January 9, 2018

Providing low frequency electric fields to the scalp of patients with an aggressive type of brain tumors is reported to improve life span of patients. Researchers from…

Difficult to Treat Cancer Cells can be Killed by Synthetic Lethality Nanoparticles
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Difficult to Treat Cancer Cells can be Killed by Synthetic Lethality Nanoparticles

Pareesh Phulkar - December 23, 2017

Researchers at the University of Iowa revealed on December 19, 2017, that they have developed a dual-action nanoparticles, which can selectively kill endometrial cancer cells also known…

Scientists Use Resolvin To Remove Debris Accumulated By Tumor Cells
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Scientists Use Resolvin To Remove Debris Accumulated By Tumor Cells

Amol Bade - December 8, 2017

Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital discovered that the dead and dying cancer cells generated by chemotherapy and targeted cancer therapy trigger inflammation promoting aggressive tumor growth.…

Novel Chemotherapy Delivery in India Hits Specific Target
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Novel Chemotherapy Delivery in India Hits Specific Target

Mohit Joshi - November 28, 2017

An Indian scientist Dr Rajah Vijay Kumar on November 26, 2017, claimed a breakthrough in minimizing the side-effects of chemotherapy by discovering a novel drug delivery system that will…