Archive for the ‘cancer’ Category

New Blood Test May Pinpoint Cancer Tumors

Monday, March 13th, 2017

New Blood Test May Pinpoint Cancer Tumors

http://www.healthline.com/health-news/new-blood-test-may-pinpoint-cancer-tumors

Fat fuels cancer’s spread in mice

Monday, December 12th, 2016

The cells responsible for cancer’s spread — and for most deaths from cancer — may have a fatal weakness according to studies in mice: a reliance on certain fats to fuel their invasion.

Steve Gschmeissner/Science Photo Library

Fat cells (pictured) could be key to how cancers spread throughout the body.

http://www.nature.com/news/fat-fuels-cancer-s-spread-in-mice-1.21092?WT.mc_id=TWT_NatureNews