Personalized exoskeletons are taking support one step farther (Jun 22, 2017 18:29)
Researchers have developed an exoskeleton system that provides personalized support for...

Potential for more targeted treatments of neuroblastoma tumors (Jun 19, 2017 16:58)
Genetic variations appear to pre-dispose children to developing certain severe forms of...

Discovery could guide immunotherapy for lung cancer (Jun 19, 2017 16:08)
Scientists have discovered a new type of immune cell that could predict which lung canc...

New three-in-one blood test opens door to precision medicine for prostate cancer (Jun 19, 2017 13:22)
Scientists have developed a three-in-one blood test that could transform treatment of a...

How our unique DNA impacts personalized medicine (Jun 19, 2017 13:22)
Every human being has a unique DNA 'fingerprint'. In other words, the genetic material ...

Further support for genetic factors underlying addictions (Jun 13, 2017 15:17)
Impairment of a particular gene raises increases susceptibility to opioid addiction lia...

Altered virus may expand patient recruitment in human gene therapy trials (Jun 13, 2017 15:16)
For many patients, participating in gene therapy clinical trials isn't an option becaus...

Traditional Chinese medicine may benefit some heart disease patients (Jun 12, 2017 19:41)
Traditional Chinese medicine might be effective as a complement or alternative to tradi...

Personalized PRRT improves radiation delivery to neuroendocrine tumors (Jun 12, 2017 19:35)
Neuroendocrine cancer is exceedingly difficult to manage and unlikely to be cured, but ...

Standard dosage for one lung cancer treatment may be too high (Jun 6, 2017 17:57)
The customary pembrolizumab dose for treatment of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer...

Targeted therapies show initial effectiveness in subset of papillary thyroid cancer (Jun 5, 2017 17:35)
Two immunotherapy drugs currently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Generous health insurance plans encourage overtreatment, but may not improve health (Jun 5, 2017 16:13)
Offering comprehensive health insurance plans with low deductibles and co-pay in exchan...

New drug shows durable efficacy across diverse pediatric and adult cancers (Jun 4, 2017 18:36)
Scientists may have developed the first targeted, oral, tumor-type agnostic therapy – a...

New technology dives deep into the cancer genome (Jun 4, 2017 18:36)
In a study of 124 patients with advanced breast, lung, and prostate cancers, a new, hig...

Genetic sequencing could influence treatment for nearly three-quarters of advanced cancer patients (Jun 2, 2017 18:38)
Nearly three-quarters of 500 patients with advanced cancer could be referred to a poten...

Innovative approaches to improve personalized radiation therapy for head and neck cancer patients (May 31, 2017 15:07)
Researchers are able to use the radiosensitivity index within a mathematical framework ...

Personalized cell therapy combination achieves complete remission in CLL patients (May 31, 2017 14:33)
Combining the kinase inhibitor ibrutinib with an investigational personalized cellular ...

Discovery in fight against bowel cancer (May 31, 2017 12:44)
New research has discovered how a genomic approach to understanding bowel (colorectal) ...

Preliminary: BRCA variations may work alongside COMT variation to reduce breast cancer (May 25, 2017 16:56)
Researchers find through looking at genetic data sets of presumed cancer-free women who...

Using a genetic signature to overcome chemotherapy-resistant lung cancer (May 23, 2017 18:41)
Patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) often respond to standard chemotherapy...

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