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Promising ovarian cancer treatment proves effective and efficient

Preclinical trials of a new radiopharmaceutical for the treatment of ovarian cancer have shown promising results, with tumor growth and mass significantly reduced after use. The new radiopharmaceutical, which is

Cancer, Featured, Mood disorders, Pharmaceuticals
Drug commonly used as antidepressant has been found to help fight cancer

Monoamine oxidase inhibitors are a type of medicine used to treat depression. They operate by increasing levels of serotonin, the brain’s “happy hormone.” According to a recent UCLA study, such

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News
New radiation drugs track and kill cancer cells, ‘it will be the next big wave’

This 1974 microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows changes in cells indicative of adenocarcinoma of the prostate. In results released Thursday, June 3, 2021 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, doctors are reporting improved survival in men with advanced prostate cancer from an experimental drug that delivers radiation directly to tumor cells. (Dr. Edwin P. Ewing, Jr./CDC via AP)

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News, Men's health
New imaging tool approved by FDA, finds advanced prostate cancer

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for a novel imaging agent that can identify prostate cancer after it has spread to other regions of the body.  According

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News
Scientists show screening for skin disease can now be done on a standard laptop

A research group out of the Biomedical Engineering Department at the University of Houston have demonstrated the ability to train a standard laptop to identify diseased skin with extreme accuracy.