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    Nine women are believed to have died in the United States from a rare cancer linked to breast implants, US health officials said Tuesday, with more than 350 cases of the disease recorded nationwide. A possible association between breast implants and anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (ALCL) was first...

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    Dogs detect breast cancer from bandage

    Mar 27 | 16 Views | No Comments

    Dogs can sniff out cancer from a piece of cloth which had touched the breast of a woman with a tumour, researchers said Friday, announcing the results of an unusual, but promising, diagnostic trial. With just six months of training, a pair of German Shepherds became 100-percent accurate in their...

  • man middle aged concerned_oncology news australia

    Two studies published by JAMA examine the adverse effects and quality of life as reported by men with localised prostate cancer who chose treatment, observation or active surveillance. In one study, Daniel A. Barocas, M.D., M.P.H., of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, and colleagues...

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    Three-quarters of all breast cancer tumours are driven by the hormone oestrogen. These tumours are frequently treated with drugs to suppress oestrogen receptor activity, but unfortunately, at least half of patients do not respond to these treatments, leaving them with drug-resistant tumours and few...

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    In a new study, researchers have shown that combining high-intensity focused ultrasound with two immunotherapies (a PD-1 checkpoint inhibitor and TLR9 agonist) can produce excellent response rates in mouse models of epithelial cancer. They also found that, for the combination to be effective,...

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New conference showcases the impact of clinical trials

A new Sydney conference will focus on improving collaboration across phase one clinical trials in Australia, with the aim of creating more new treatments for people with...

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Nine US deaths linked to breast implant-associated cancer

Nine women are believed to have died in the United States from a rare cancer linked to breast implants, US health officials said Tuesday, with more than 350 cases of the...

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Nine US deaths linked to breast implant-associated cancer

Nine women are believed to have died in the United States from a rare cancer linked to breast implants, US health officials said Tuesday, with more than 350 cases of the...

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Oncology nurse protection: time for more precise legislation on exposure to hazardous drugs?

Independent research organisation MindMetre, which regularly addresses patient and healthcare worker safety across Europe, has examined evidence from qualitative...

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To treat or not to treat prostate cancer – assessing AEs and QOL

Two studies published by JAMA examine the adverse effects and quality of life as reported by men with localised prostate cancer who chose treatment, observation or...

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World-first liquid biopsy for blood cancers promises less invasive, more precise and effective treatments

12,000+ Australians diagnosed with blood cancers each year could soon have access to a simple blood test to monitor their disease thanks to a world-first ‘liquid...

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Dogs detect breast cancer from bandage

Dogs can sniff out cancer from a piece of cloth which had touched the breast of a woman with a tumour, researchers said Friday, announcing the results of an unusual, but...

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To treat or not to treat prostate cancer – assessing AEs and QOL

Two studies published by JAMA examine the adverse effects and quality of life as reported by men with localised prostate cancer who chose treatment, observation or...

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How obesity causes cancer, and may make screening and treatment harder

Alessandro R Demaio, University of Copenhagen and Anna Beale, Monash University Today, almost two in every three Australian adults are overweight or obese, as is one in...

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Direct tumour vaccination induces anti-tumour immunity, boosts survival in mouse models

Building on their previous research focusing on vaccination within a tumour (intratumoural) for the most common form of pancreatic cancer, investigators from Rutgers...

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Why Me? New study finds that most cancer mutations are due to random DNA copying ‘mistakes’

Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists report data from a new study providing evidence that random, unpredictable DNA copying “mistakes” account for...

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To treat or not to treat prostate cancer – assessing AEs and QOL

Two studies published by JAMA examine the adverse effects and quality of life as reported by men with localised prostate cancer who chose treatment, observation or...

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