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Researchers at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom found that cancer patients were a little more likely to survive for five years or more after chemotherapy if they interacted during ... DNA, 2 months ago

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Using only alternative therapy for cancer ups death risk: Study

The study appears in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute
 Business Standard2 months ago Death rates far higher for 'alternative' cancer cures: study  Business Standard1 month ago

India must ban asbestos urgently

Among the most deprived communities in India live and work under asbestos roofs.The National Institute for Health and Family Welfare estimates exposure to asbestos has resulted in higher incidence of cancer among those living under asbestos roofs, points out Gopal Krishna. IMAGE: Sheets of roofing containing asbestos lie abandoned in a field. Photograph: Sandra Teddy/Getty Images On August 24, the constitutional supreme court of Brazil decided by 8 votes against 2 that the Brazilian state of ...
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U.S. lawmakers seek missing information in review of Monsanto weedkiller

The chairman of a congressional committee has asked the U. S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explain why its National Cancer Institute (NCI) failed to publish data that showed no links between glyphosate and cancer.
 DNA2 months ago

From PM Modi to President Kovind, India pays tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday led the nation in remembering the 'Missile Man' of India, A P J Abdul Kalam, on his 86th birth anniversary. In his home state Tamil Nadu, the birth anniversary of the former president was ...
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DNA damage caused by cancer treatment reversed

Scientists have discovered a new way that cells use to fix a dangerous type of DNA damage caused by cancer treatment.A team led by researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the US found that a protein named ZATT can eliminate DNA-protein ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Indian-origin prof gets USD 8.1m grant for cancer research

An Indian-origin scientist in the US has been awarded a USD 8.1 million grant to support her research on lethal head and neck cancer, which could help improve the survival rates of patients.Nisha D'Silva received the prestigious Sustaining Outstanding ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

ONGC Foundation extends Rs 100 crore for world class affordable cancer care facilities

The public sector Oil and Natural Gas Coroporation (ONGC) has extended a support of Rs 100 crore to turn the vision of affordable world class cancer care facilities in Central India into reality.The first phase of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

India is collaborating with US on research and development of traditional medicines for various diseases including cancer: AYUSH Minister

As a result of concerted efforts, for the first time India has successfully engaged with United States (US) in the field of Traditional Medicine. An India-US workshop on Traditional Medicine with special focus on cancer was organized on 3-4 March, 2016 at New ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Is cancer just a question of ‘bad luck’?

“Doctor, what caused my cancer?” For doctors, this question is often perplexing. Some of the population risk factors are known, but when it comes to specific cases, only assumptions can be made. However, scientists have a growing understanding of ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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