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‘It still prevented cancers’: Experts discuss furor over colonoscopy screening study and dissect the nuances

‘It still prevented cancers’: Experts discuss furor over colonoscopy screening study and dissect the nuances

On Sunday, the New England Journal of Medicine published the interim results of a landmark trial examining the effect of inviting people to colonoscopy screening. The paper, which STAT covered, exploded across medical media and ignited debate over the trial’s results, how to interpret those results, and the popular coverage of the study. The frenzy …

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A survey found that 1 in 3 people can't name a single gynaecological cancer. Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms that women should be aware of (stock photo)

Gynaecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you NEED to know

From feeling bloated to unexpected weight loss and unusual bleeding, a gynaecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you NEED to know A survey found that 1 in 3 people can’t name a single gynaecological cancer  Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms Spotting between cycles, pelvic discomfort, …

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A survey found that 1 in 3 people can't name a single gynaecological cancer. Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms that women should be aware of (stock photo)

Gynaecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you NEED to know

From feeling bloated to unexpected weight loss and unusual bleeding, a gynaecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you NEED to know A survey found that 1 in 3 people can’t name a single gynaecological cancer  Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms Spotting between cycles, pelvic discomfort, …

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Do fungi lurking inside cancers speed their growth?

Do fungi lurking inside cancers speed their growth?

The fungus Candida — shown here growing under laboratory conditions — has been found in some tumour samples.Credit: Nicolas Armer/dpa/Alamy For years, evidence has been mounting that bacteria are linked to cancer, and sometimes even play a crucial part in its progression. Now, researchers have found a similar connection with another type of microorganism: fungi. …

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The evolutionary dynamics of extrachromosomal DNA in human cancers – Nature Genetics

Our research complies with all relevant ethical guidelines. FISH images from GBMs were obtained from patients treated at UCLA participating in a multi-institutional phase II clinical trial of lapatinib sponsored by the North American Brain Tumor Consortium NABTC 04-01, a biomarker and phase II study of lapatinib GW572016 (lapatinib) in recurrent GBM. The collection and …

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St. Elizabeth offering new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

St. Elizabeth offering new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

A new blood test at St. Elizabeth can screen for 50 different types of cancer.The new test, called Galleri, detects DNA from cancer cells in the bloodstream.Health officials said because this DNA is different than DNA from the rest of the body’s normal blood cells, it can help identify a potential tumor that may require …

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St. Elizabeth offering new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

St. Elizabeth offering new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

A new blood test at St. Elizabeth can screen for 50 different types of cancer.The new test, called Galleri, detects DNA from cancer cells in the bloodstream.Health officials said because this DNA is different than DNA from the rest of the body’s normal blood cells, it can help identify a potential tumor that may require …

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Why cancers in adults under 50 are rising globally

Why cancers in adults under 50 are rising globally

Share on PinterestCancer rates among adults younger than 50 have been on the rise in recent decades. Jim Bastardo/Getty Images Researchers investigated the risk factors behind increasing cases of early-onset cancer, which are cancers that occur before the age of 50. They found that lifestyle factors starting in early life and young adulthood likely influence …

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