Archive for Cancer

Blocking a single protein could stop the progression of bone cancer

Osteosarcoma is a type of bone cancer that primarily affects men aged between 10 and 30 years. In fact, osteosarcoma corresponds to the most common primary bone cancer in children and adolescents. And while the five-year survival is only 15-30% in advanced stages, that is, when the tumor has already spread to other organs –

New in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer

The annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago, United States has attracted greater clinical interest this time at the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer. Undoubtedly, the results presented that have most impressed professionals who are dedicated to treating patients with these tumors are those obtained in the CHAARTED study. So

A new method for diagnosing prostate cancer

Scientists of the Michigan University have developed a new method for diagnosis of localized prostate cancer. According to the authors, it is more accurate than PSA test. A new method – Mi-Prostate Score – is urine analysis for the presence of two molecular markers of prostate cancer in the sample. This complements the traditional blood