Anal cancer

The role of normal tissue gene promoter methylation in cancer risk is poorly understood. A study has evaluated associations between normal...


Aging is associated with an increased incidence of cancer and cardiovascular disease. Researchers recently used whole-exome sequencing data to identify...


The main aim of adjuvant therapy, which is given after an apparently successful primary cancer treatment, is to reduce the...


The results from the phase 3 PROSPER trial in patients with non-metastatic ( M0 ) castration-resistant prostate cancer ( CRPC...


New findings were presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary Cancers Symposium ( ASCO GU ) in San...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Erleada ( Apalutamide ) for the treatment of patients...


The European Commission ( EC ) has approved Revlimid ( Lenalidomide ) as monotherapy for the maintenance treatment of adult...


Positive results from a planned overall survival ( OS ) interim analysis of the phase 3 head-to-head ENDEAVOR trial were...



Researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, have found a link between microbes in the...


In 2011, the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) identified a possible association between breast implants and the development...


A new analysis of patients who have undergone treatment for prostate cancer shows a connection between androgen deprivation therapy (...


In a rigorous study of tumor tissue collected from 125 patients with aggressive brain cancers, researchers at Johns Hopkins say...


Shorter sleep duration was associated with increased risk of death from prostate cancer in men under the age of 65. There...


Although most patients with relapsed B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia ( B-ALL ) experienced complete response after treatment with a type...


Ten years ago, the Adenoma Prevention With Celecoxib ( APC ) trial showed that the selective cyclooxygenase-2 ( COX-2 )...


Recurrent metastatic cervical cancer ( RMCC ), largely due to infections with high-risk types of human papillomavirus ( HPV ),...


Treatment with the immune checkpoint inhibitor Nivolumab ( Opdivo ) has yielded durable responses in some patients with advanced non-small...


The indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase ( IDO ) pathway is a key counter-regulatory mechanism that normally inhibits immune responses when appropriate. In...


In humans, developing metabolic disease, particularly type 2 diabetes, is correlated with having bacteria that penetrate the mucus lining of...