In Just Three Months, Immunotherapy Cured a New Genetic Mutation

This method could help with the side effects of skin cancer treatment.

November 28, 2016

Changing The Properties of DNA: Scientists Have a New Way to Fight Cancer

Tumor sizes were reduced by half.

October 24, 2016

New Discovery Could Give Scientists a Way to Destroy Cancer Cells

Human trials may be a long way off, but this is a huge step forward.

October 24, 2016

The Quest for a Cure: Immunotherapy Could Change the Tide in the War on Cancer

Immunotherapy is offering new hope for better cancer treatment.

October 19, 2016

Iron Nanoparticles Could Be the Next Line of Treatment in Battling Cancerous Tumors

Ferumoxytol gives the body a boost in beating the Big C.

September 29, 2016

A “Self-Destruct” Switch for Cancer? New Method Turns Cancer Cells Against Themselves

UTSA biology professor Matthew Gdovin has successfully forced cancer cells in mice to wipe themselves out—essentially forcing them to "commit suicide." This is a noninvasive, less destructive procedure that will hopefully make cancer treatments easier and more successful.

July 7, 2016

Meet the Pill That Lights up Cancerous Tumors

We can actually watch and see if chemotherapy is working against cancer cells.

April 4, 2016

Nanoparticle Treatment Eliminates Metastatic Cancer In Mice

Experiments with mice have shown that up to 50% were living without any trace of cancer 8 months after initial treatment.

March 21, 2016

New Breakthrough In Understanding How Cancer Cells Fuel Their Growth

While cancer cells consume a great deal of glucose, it seems to be used as energy for the production of new cells.

March 15, 2016

We May Have Found the “Achilles Heel” of Cancer

It is still a long ways off, but we just moved one step closer to a true cancer vaccine.

March 7, 2016
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