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FDA Review of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), will be reviewing Genetech’s Tecentriq (atezolizumab) matched with the chemotherapy drug Abraxaine (nab-paclitaxel) and carboplatin for metastatic non-squamous non-small...

Immunotherapy Study Shows Promising Results

In a published study, found in Nature Genetics, researchers discovered that tumors with more mutations had a better outcome, if treated with immunotherapy.

New Scientific Discovery in Immunotherapy Predictions

Keytruda (pembrolizumab) is an immune checkpoint inhibitor that gives patients with certain cancers another treatment option. Although, Keytruda has had successful outcomes, its...

Why Scientists Are Freezing Cancer Cells Instead of Chemotherapy

Cancer is one of the world's leading causes of death, accounting for almost 10 million fatalities in 2020....

New Rules For companies and smoking

A new federal court ruling has forced tobacco companies to inform their consumers about cigarettes and what the negative side effects of those close...

Skin Cancer Can Be Detected With AI

58 dermatologists from 17 countries, against an AI. The winner? The AI.  Called the Convolution Neural Network, it was shown over 100,000 pictures of skin...

Spit Test Developed to Detect Prostate Cancer

Looking at genes can give doctors a lead to see whether anyone has a chance of be diagnosed with a disease. But a study...

Tobacco Prices rise even though fewer customers.

The prices of tobacco has risen back up although people are smoking less. According to a research firm, cigarettes generated more money than soda...

CA officials Refuse to Pass Law That Would Indicate Cancer Causing...

State Officials refused to pass a ruling that would force coffee shops to warn their consumers about a cancer-causing chemical in their coffee. Coffee companies...

Preventing and Treating Cancer Using Properties of Natural Selection  

Natural selection is the reason why we have so many variations of the same animals. It also goes for diseases and cancer. We have...

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