Cancer news


Notable Labs launches rolling blood cancer trial to test its AI system

23 January 2020
Precision oncology firm Notable Labs is launching its first self-sponsored clinical trial, designed from the ground up to help validate its cancer patient ... READ MORE >

New discovery may lead to 'one-size-fits-all' cancer treatment one day, researchers say

22 January 2020
A team of researchers in the United Kingdom discovered a new type of immune cell that they say could one day be used as a "one-size-fits-all" therapy ... READ MORE >

Young lymphoma survivor says cancer taboo in the black Christian community is killing people

22 January 2020
Angel Shepherd-Bascom was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma aged 22. Now cancer-free, the 23-year-old wants to highlight the lack of awareness ... READ MORE >

Leukaemia sufferer who wrote 'f*** cancer' on her bruised face for inspirational selfie dies aged 28 ...

22 January 2020
She wrote 'F***k cancer' for a viral selfie in 2014 after falling from her wheelchair and bruising her face (pictured). She died on January 18, her family ... READ MORE >

Compound Awakens Cancer Cells' Self-destruct System

22 January 2020
The move toward targeted anti-cancer treatments has produced better outcomes with fewer side-effects for many breast cancer patients. But so far ... READ MORE >

Woman who wrote 'f**k cancer' on her face after being covered in bruises dies aged 28

22 January 2020
Kathryn Cartwright, 28, defiantly wrote 'f**k cancer' on her face after she was covered in bruises when she fell out of her wheelchair. Her website ... READ MORE >

Gidgegannup survivor urges women to know cancer symptoms

22 January 2020
An eastern suburbs woman, who had a shock cancer diagnosis just two months after her husband passed away suddenly, is using Ovarian Cancer ... READ MORE >

Accused cancer faker charged with defrauding boyfriend

22 January 2020
This is the second set of charges against Ms Wieland, who police allege lied about having terminal ovarian cancer and dishonestly obtained $55,000 ... READ MORE >

Cancer con artist Belle Gibson's home raided in effort to recoup unpaid fine

22 January 2020
... herself of brain  ... READ MORE >

How Ebor resident Lisa Hardman coped with cancer, drought, and fires with help of McGrath ...

22 January 2020
Ebor resident Lisa Hardman was diagnosed with breast cancer in March. The diagnosis is worrying enough in the best of years - and even more so in ... READ MORE >

Common pill used to treat anxiety and blood pressure could prevent breast cancer spreading, say ...

22 January 2020
Beta-blockers, a common pill taken to reduce blood pressure, could lead to a reduction in the number deaths from breast cancer by stopping cancer ... READ MORE >

Notorious cancer con's rude awakening

22 January 2020
The 28-year-old has not paid a single cent towards the fine she incurred for faking terminal brain cancer to make a profit by duping Australians into ... READ MORE >

Vic sheriff raids on cancer fraud Gibson

22 January 2020
Fraudster Belle Gibson's Melbourne home has been raided more than two years after she failed to pay a fine she received for falsely claiming she ... READ MORE >

Notorious cancer con's rude awakening

22 January 2020
Notorious cancer fraudster Belle Gibson has had her home raided and her assets seized as part of an attempt to recoup a six-figure fine. The Victorian ... READ MORE >

Decoding cancer cell communication

22 January 2020
Twenty years ago, Professor Elizabeth Vincan set out to understand how cancer cells 'talk' to each other and the cells around them. Her research ... READ MORE >

Cunderdin cancer patient supported with treatment closer to home

22 January 2020
A Cunderdin local has been one of the first patients in the state to receive new treatment for his prostate cancer diagnosis delivered closer to his ... READ MORE >

Cancer Advances, Inc. Announces Poster Presentation at ASCO GI

22 January 2020
DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cancer Advances, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutics ... READ MORE >

Residents hold meeting to discuss cancer cluster in their neighborhood

22 January 2020
Although the study didn't give a cause, the EPA says cancer-causing agents most likely are to blame. Legal reps for the neighbors and a group called ... READ MORE >

Young dad battling testicular cancer has one message for Aussie men

22 January 2020
... and father of nine-month-old Roman, and Georgie, two, it was the final blow after months of treatment he hoped would cure him of testicular cancer. READ MORE >

Cervical cancer rates jump by 54% among women in their late 20s as charity warns of 'stalling ...

22 January 2020
Cervical cancer rates among young women have surged as screening ... of 'stalling and stagnating' progress on cervical cancer, the charity warned. READ MORE >