Cancer

12.22.15
The playable poetry of 'That Dragon, Cancer' lands in January
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The playable poetry of 'That Dragon, Cancer' lands in January

As young Joel Green battled cancer over four years, his father crafted a touching game.

By J. Conditt,   12.22.15
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12.08.15
Most e-cigarettes have chemicals that will hurt your lungs
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Most e-cigarettes have chemicals that will hurt your lungs

About 75 percent of flavored e-cigs could give you a lung disease.

By J. Fingas,   12.08.15
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12.08.15
Researchers use ultrasound to activate cancer-killing drugs
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Researchers use ultrasound to activate cancer-killing drugs

Sound waves can 'pop' nanobubbles to release drugs into hard-to-access liver tumors.

By S. Dent,   12.08.15
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11.26.15
ICYMI: Genetically-based cancer meds, taste's base and more
11.26.15

ICYMI: Genetically-based cancer meds, taste's base and more

All the science for cancer and flavor-detection you need

By K. Davis,   11.26.15
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11.23.15
Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper
11.23.15

Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper

You'll never look at Fruit Roll-Ups the same way again.

By A. Tarantola,   11.23.15
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11.20.15
ICYMI: Pigeon cancer detection, pill stethoscope and more
11.20.15

ICYMI: Pigeon cancer detection, pill stethoscope and more

Pigeons can detect breast cancer, this is not a drill

By K. Davis,   11.20.15
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11.10.15
Stanford scientists get a little closer to a medical tricorder
11.10.15

Stanford scientists get a little closer to a medical tricorder

Doctors will be able to tell what's wrong with you from across the room by 2030.

By D. Cooper,   11.10.15
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11.06.15
Doctors treat drug-resistant leukemia with 'gene editing'
11.06.15

Doctors treat drug-resistant leukemia with 'gene editing'

Gene-editing as a technique for treating cancer is in its early days, but this could be huge.

By D. Cooper,   11.06.15
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11.02.15
Scientists map world first 3D image of cancer-spreading protein
11.02.15

Scientists map world first 3D image of cancer-spreading protein

This discovery can lead to drastically efficient and specific anti-cancer medicines.

By C. Klimovski,   11.02.15
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