Highly Accurate AI Test for Prostate Cancer

November 10, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prostate cancer
Researchers in Pittsburgh, Tel Aviv and Johannesburg report they have developed “An accurate, robust, and validated AI-based algorithm to [MORE]

Bioluminescent Reporter for DNA Breaks

October 27, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioluminescent repair reporter for DNA Breaks
Researchers in Taiwan and at Massachusetts General Hospital have found a way to visualize double [MORE]

Detecting Malignant Melanoma in a Urine Test

October 20, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Myeloma diagnosis with urine tests
“Our goal [biochemists at Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice, Slovakia]was to find a link between [MORE]

Why Location, Location, Location Matters in Cancer Epidemiology

October 13, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bayesian hierarchical meta-analysis model
From Australian statisticians: “Meta-analysis is a popular method for combining results from different studies quantitatively, particularly when [MORE]

Gene Expression Diagnostic for Ovarian Cancer

October 6, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gene expression
“The OTTA-SPOT (Ovarian Tumor Tissue Analysis consortium – Stratified Prognosis of Ovarian Tumours) gene expression signature may improve risk [MORE]

High Resolution Images of Melanomas, Deep in Skin

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioelectromagnetic scientist Negar Tavassolian, at the Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, NJ), has used a new method to image tumors [MORE]

Mutations in Non-Coding DNA Linked to Pediatric Cancers

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Study of DNA mutations
Researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are using a new computational tool to analyze mutations in non-coding [MORE]

Myc Transcription in Regenerating Damaged Heart

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Myc Transcription Factor
One of the curiosities of cancer research is why heart tissue is so much less likely to [MORE]

Nanoparticle Targeting Tumor Cells

June 30, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dendritic polyglycerol
Dendritic polyglycerols are synthesized carrier molecules to which different kinds of labels (dyes, radiolabeling) and/or therapeutics (antiviral, anticancer, anti-inflammatory [MORE]

Urine Test Predicts Bladder Cancer Early

June 30, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Telomerase reverse transcriptase promoter
From a cohort of over 50,000 Iranians comes the discovery of a biomarker, the telomerase reverse transcriptase [MORE]

Imaging Tumors below the Skin

June 16, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIcro OCT imagery
American and Chinese scientists have developed “a prototype device capable of imaging through tissues at resolutions down to [MORE]

An Ultrasound Sensor for Tumor Tracking.

June 16, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prof. Aguilar and Dr.Lee with ultrasound biosensor
Monash University (Melbourne, Australia) medical scientists have developed “. . . nanoparticles consisting of [MORE]

Sensitive and Specific Cancer Blood Test

June 9, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA methylation
In an international collaboration led by the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Mayo Clinic, researchers found a high level [MORE]

Microbial “Signature” of Cancers

May 26, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microbial DNA in blood to detect cancer
“. . . a new study led by researchers from UC San Diego is [MORE]