Navigation Links

Tag: "anticancer" at medical news

Statins reduces cardiovascular risk but no cancer risk.

...the same data in their lab to find the benefits of anticancer effects of statins. ...

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) Has An Answer Now!

... phase), the disease almost always responds to the anticancer drug Gleevec, which puts Bcr-Abl on hold. The drug was hailed as the first "wonder drug" for cancer when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved it for CML treatment five year ago. However, the disease has proven difficult for some patients....

Another Benefit For Human Health Attributed To Omega-3-Fats

...s to chemotherapy. Dr. Pardini’s research on the anticancer effect of fish oil was inspired by observations that Inuit Eskimo populations have less breast and prostate cancer deaths. While high dose of fish oil and golden algae oil suppresses the growth of cancer, omega-6 fatty acid-rich food such as corn wa...

Prostate Cancer Preventable By Vitamin D Analogs

...de-effects manifested in some mice. However, the anticancer effect of calcitriol and QW was not found on hormone refractory prostate cancer in castrated mice. "Our pre-clinical data using the TRAMP mouse model, which mimics human prostate cancer, suggests that calcitriol and QW-1624-F2-2 are promising for p...

A Boon For Gastritis Patients In The Form Of Broccoli

...s have already found that broccoli sprouts possess anticancer properties....

Vegetarian Food may protect against cancer

...entists have found a chemical in cabbage which has anticancer property, even a recent study reported in our website links to the use of eating cabbages reduces the incidence of lung cancer in which eating cabbage reduced the incidence of lung cancer in people who have inactived genes of GSTM1 and GSTT1 and the ...

Prostate tumour growth suppressed by flavonoids

...searchers did not understand the mechanism for the anticancer properties. They did find that apigenin decreased the levels of IGF-1 or insulin-like growth factor, which had been associated with a higher risk of breast, prostate, colorectal and lung cancers. This indicated that apigenin may have an effect on the...

Alcohol Drinking Affects Risk Of Colorectal Tumours

...ours. Previous studies have partially revealed the anticancer mechanism for the protective effect of resveratrol. The USDA and Department of Health suggest women and people over 60 should not drink more than one drink a day, men should not drink more than two drinks a day. They also suggest people who are preg...

A Novel Method For Measuring Interstitial Fluid Pressure In Cancer Tissues

...nst efficient drug delivery into the tumor. Many anticancer drugs and antibodies used for treating patients with cancer are transported from the circulatory system through the interstitial space by convection (i.e. by streaming of a flowing fluid) rather than by diffusion. Increased tumor IFP causes inefficie...

Alcohol Consumption A Threat To Colorectal Tumours

...ours. Previous studies have partially revealed the anticancer mechanism for the protective effect of resveratrol. The USDA and Department of Health suggest women and people over 60 should not drink more than one drink a day, men should not drink more than two drinks a day. They also suggest people who are preg...

RNA Nanotechnology To Rescue Cancer Patients In Future

...ow developed tiny delivery vehicles that can carry anticancer therapeutic agents directly into infected cells, using strands of genetic material constructed through nanotechnology, offering a potential wealth // of new treatments for chronic diseases. This emerging branch of science is called nanomedicine. The...

Intravenous Vitamin C (Ascorbate) for Cancer Treatment

...ammed Cell death). Dr. Mark Levine said that the anticancer effect of Ascorbate has to be tested on patients to find its efficacy and side effects, has many substances that have been shown to kill cancer cells in the lab but failed to fulfill that promise when tested in people. Henry Scowcroft, Senior Officer...

Antidepressant Drug Found To Have Anti-Cancer Effects

...re used as a Party drug ecstasy, has found to have anticancer effects. Researchers from the University of Brimingham, in a new study have found that these antidepressant drugs were found to potentially treat Lymphoma. // John Gordon and his team from the University has found that the serotonin receptor was inv...

Protein acts as "Master Switch" that cuts off cells' Cancer-Growth machinery

...new research into a pathway that may have dramatic anticancer effects....

Breakthrough in cancer therapy

...ted CIA hair loss in rats. CIA occurs because many anticancer drugs work by killing cells that are rapidly divid...ats were subsequently treated with two widely used anticancer drugs, hair loss at the site of where the compound had been applied was reduced in up to half of the...

An Anti-cancer Smart Bomb delivered using a Nanocell

...e treatment of cancer using chemical substances as anticancer or chemotherapy drugs to stop or destroy the multiplication of cancer cells. Alimta (pemetrexed) is a new drug recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use with Cisplatin in the treatment of patients with malignant pleural meso...

Treating Testicular Cancer With A Single Dose Of Chemotherapy

...earchers now say that a one-day treatment with the anticancer drug carboplatin is as effective// and less toxic than three weeks radiation therapy for a type of testicular cancer, according to results of a recent study. For the last 50 years standard care for stage 1 seminoma—a cancer of the testes—has been su...

Anti-fungal drug - Griseofulvin may help treat cancer

... in a manner that is similar to much more powerful anticancer drugs such as taxol and vinblastine," said Wilson....man use and could be used along with more powerful anticancer agents as an adjuvant in cancer chemotherapy." The authors found that the drug works as an anti-pr...

smoking and drinking lead to cancer

... that smoking and drinking alcohol may reverse the anticancer effect of beta- carotene. Beta carotene is an vitamin A precursor which in the past been touted for reducing the risk of colorectal polyp recurrence. Colorectal polyps are benign tumours that can eventually develop into colorectal cancer.// Tests wer...

Juices are Best! but which one?

...y be controlling iron absorption are the ones with anticancer benefits....

1 2 3 4

Other Tags
(Date:4/23/2014)... that rats exposed to high-energy particles, simulating conditions astronauts ... lapses in attention and slower reaction times, even when ... , The cognitive impairments which affected a large ... appear to be linked to protein changes in the ... hold true in humans, suggest it may be possible ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... falls below normal levels are more likely to have ... disease and type 2 diabetes. A new simple screening ... and possible treatment is described in an article in ... from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is ... website at http://www.liebertpub.com/jmh . , ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... often displayed in the popular Swedish children,s TV ... high-sugar foods. A new study from the University ... children,s TV programmes as well as the link ... weight status. , Steingerdur Olafsdottir,s doctoral thesis focuses ... Swedish children,s TV show Bolibompa. Healthy foods dominated ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... Time Physical Activity on Mobility Limitation in Old Age ... risk of mobility limitation in old age, whereas leisure-time ... a study which followed up 5,200 public sector employees ... Gerontology Research Center in Finland and the Finnish Institute ... repetitive, wears the body and lasts for several hours ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... in the United States with 1 million participants annually. ... for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children,s Hospital ... and distribution patterns of basketball-related injuries treated in emergency ... adolescents and teens. , The study, published online in ... relating to adolescents 13-19 years of age who were ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Some astronauts at risk for cognitive impairment, animal studies suggest 2Health News:Some astronauts at risk for cognitive impairment, animal studies suggest 3Health News:High-calorie and low-nutrient foods in kids' TV 2Health News:Midlife occupational and leisure-time physical activity limits mobility in old age 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 3
(Date:4/23/2014)... Wash. -- Like a hungry diner ripping open a ... into electricity must tear open a hydrogen molecule. Now ... holding onto the two halves of its hydrogen feast. ... how to make the catalyst work better for alternative ... scientists have shown precisely where the hydrogen halves end ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... Putnam Valley, NY. (Apr. 23 2014) ... human neural stem cells (hNSCs) into the brains ... differentiation after 22 and 24 months found that ... months and did not cause tumors. , The ... of Cell Transplantation but is currently ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... evidence of an interaction between prenatal smoking and ... children, especially in girls. , "The interesting issue ... smoking will have behavioral problems. Some might, ... Professor at Sam Houston State University, College of ... "One possible explanation for this is that ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Halving hydrogen 2Halving hydrogen 3Halving hydrogen 4Study finds long-term survival of human neural stem cells transplanted into primate brain 2Genetics risk, prenatal smoking may predict behavioral problems 2
Other Contents