Researchers Create Surgical Device That Can Identify Cancer Cells in Seconds

The words "normal" or "cancer" appear on the mass spectrometer in under 10 seconds.

September 6, 2017

Breakthrough Cancer Treatment Trials Put on Hold Following Death of a Patient

The decision comes a week after the FDA gave pharmaceutical company Novartis approval to use the treatment.

September 5, 2017

Researchers Develop New Method of Tracking Endoscopes Inside the Body

A new device can detect photons through up to 20 centimeters of tissue.

September 5, 2017

New Low-Cost Cancer Treatment Could Kill Tumors With Ethanol

Researchers found it had a 100 percent cure rate in mice.

September 4, 2017

Watch: Why Cancer Diagnoses Are Increasing

This devastating disease is more common now than it has ever been.

September 3, 2017

The U.S. FDA Just Approved a Treatment That Reprograms Cells to Fight Cancer

“We’re entering a new frontier in medical innovation.”

August 31, 2017

CRISPR Therapeutics Joins Hospital For Cancer Treatment Tests

Joined with General Hospital of Massachusetts, the company will research cancer treatments.

August 23, 2017

When Will We Have a Cure for All Forms of Cancer?

About 10 percent of Futurism's readers predicted that we'll never cure cancer.

August 19, 2017

Alternative Cancer Treatments Come With Increased Chances of Death

Patients using alternative methods were more than twice as likely to die within five years.

August 15, 2017

Study Shows That “Liquid Biopsies” Could Lead to Faster Cancer Detection

These blood tests could detect cancer before any symptoms surface.

August 14, 2017
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