Researchers find that combination of immunotherapy and removal of a cancer cell gene can not only slow the growth and spread of tumours in the head and neck but also significantly remove cancer stem cells associated with cancer relapse
Updated on Mar 24, 2021 10:41 AM IST
In a recent study, researchers have established in lab settings that a novel combination of two forms of immunotherapy can be highly effective for treating lung cancer, which causes more deaths than any other form of cancer.
Published on Jan 22, 2021 12:08 PM IST
Cancer patients receiving immunotherapy drugs more prone to heart problems, death from a stroke: Study
A new study has found that the risks of heart failure, irregular heart beat (arrhythmia), inflammation of the heart (myocarditis or pericarditis) or heart-related death such as a heart attack were higher in cancer patients who were receiving immunotherapy drugs as compared to those who were not being treated in this way.
Updated on Dec 09, 2020 11:40 AM IST
Washington | By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
Children were seen by a pediatric allergist every two weeks, where they were fed a peanut dose that gradually increases in every visit.
Updated on Apr 21, 2019 03:17 PM IST
Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
For a study, participants completed up to four years of egg oral immunotherapy (eOIT) treatment.
Updated on Feb 25, 2019 04:35 PM IST
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India, Washington
In the recent years, a series of clinical trials have shaken up the cancer world, showing it was possible to treat and even cure some of the most difficult forms of cancer without resorting to the most toxic techniques.
Updated on Jul 01, 2018 11:37 AM IST
Breast cancer cases have seen a rise over the last decade, and Indian women are especially at risk of this deadly disease. Here’s everything you need to know about its cause, symptoms, the latest treatments and how to protect yourself from it.
Updated on Jun 23, 2018 08:40 AM IST
Proceeds from the US Postal Service’s breast cancer stamp helped researchers gather money to fund the landmark study that showed genetic testing can reveal which women with early-stage breast cancer need chemo and which do not.
Updated on Jun 05, 2018 10:45 AM IST
Associated Press | By HT Correspondent
In a major breakthrough for immunotherapy, a woman with an aggressive form of breast cancer which defied chemotherapy and spread to other organs, was cured with an experimental treatment that triggered her immune system.
Updated on Jun 05, 2018 09:52 AM IST
Looking beyond existing treatments for cancer, such as chemotherapy and radiation, researchers are focusing on treatments that target a tumour’s individual genetic traits for better results.
Updated on Jun 04, 2018 12:09 PM IST