December 1, 2011|
Editor’s choice in immunology
November 30, 2011|
Scientists are beginning to discover myriad strategies tumors use to avoid attacks by anti-cancer drugs.
November 23, 2011|
A special glucose molecule makes tumor cells more vulnerable to a pair of cancer cell-killing drugs.
November 22, 2011|
Why obese individual are more likely to get cancer could be partly explained by a gene that activates both pathways.
November 21, 2011|
After the FDA revoked its approval of Avastin for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer, the drug maker says it will initiate new trials.
November 16, 2011|
A new study suggests a possible link between the use of oral contraceptives and rising prostate cancer rates.
November 11, 2011|
A genetically engineered smallpox vaccine improved the survival of liver cancer patients participating in a phase II clinical trial.
November 9, 2011|
Researchers probe the genetics of a group of bacteria known to extensively swap DNA sequences with other species—blurring the species boundaries.
November 7, 2011|
Researchers have developed a way to activate cancer fighting drugs by pulsing them with light, which could make such therapies safer.
November 4, 2011|
An alternative form of an enzyme involved in the glucose metabolism pathway protects cancer cells from oxidative stress.