Cancer

08.26.15
Colorful 3D cancer models show how tumors grow
08.26.15

Colorful 3D cancer models show how tumors grow

3D tumor models should help scientists understand how cancer develops.

By J. Fingas,   08.26.15
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08.25.15
Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch
08.25.15

Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch

Researchers have found that injecting a biological processor called microRNA into a tumor increases the levels of a specific protein that inhibits cellular reproduction.

By A. Tarantola,   08.25.15
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08.06.15
Big Data VR app allows researchers to 'browse' genomes
08.06.15

Big Data VR app allows researchers to 'browse' genomes

Now you can browse your genome like an iTunes catalog.

By A. Tarantola,   08.06.15
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08.03.15
Samsung agrees to compensation for employees that contracted cancer
08.03.15

Samsung agrees to compensation for employees that contracted cancer

Hazardous working conditions had caused workers to contract leukemia and other incurable diseases.

By M. Brian,   08.03.15
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07.23.15
ICYMI: A thread display, rainbow flamethrower and more
07.23.15

ICYMI: A thread display, rainbow flamethrower and more

Forever 21 is using mechanical spools of thread to rapidly display Instagram photos, a bionic eye was implanted in a patient for new use with an old disease and best of all, a rainbow flamethrower.

By K. Davis,   07.23.15
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07.09.15
Antimicrobial silver coatings could be hindering your chemo
07.09.15

Antimicrobial silver coatings could be hindering your chemo

Hospitals around the world use a silver coating on their chemotherapy equipment, such as IV cathet...

By A. Tarantola,   07.09.15
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07.08.15
Sony's Folding@Home Android app now fights cancer while you sleep
07.08.15

Sony's Folding@Home Android app now fights cancer while you sleep

Want to help cure Alzheimer's or breast cancer? From now on, you don't have to do much more than...

By J. Fingas,   07.08.15
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06.19.15
Swimming nanobots target cancer cells inside your body
06.19.15

Swimming nanobots target cancer cells inside your body

Scientists keep saying they'll put tiny robots into our bodies to cure disease, perhaps not realiz...

By S. Dent,   06.19.15
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03.18.15
Stanford scientists make leukemia 'grow up' and eat itself
03.18.15

Stanford scientists make leukemia 'grow up' and eat itself

A team at Stanford's School of Medicine has reportedly uncovered a potent new treatment method for...

By A. Tarantola,   03.18.15
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