Archive for the 'Cervical Cancer / HPV Vaccine'

Researcher discovers molecules that could kill cancer while protecting healthy cells

Researchers have identified new molecules that kill cancer cells while protecting healthy cells and that could be used to treat a variety of different cancers.

Measures to improve cancer screening in Ontario ineffective

Ontario spent nearly $110 million dollars between 2006 and 2010 on bonuses to motivate family doctors to screen more of their patients for cancer but these bonuses were associated with little or no...

Family of genes that normally protect against viral infections cause mutations that lead to cancer following HPV infection

HPV (human papillomavirus) infection is widely known to induce cancer. Many of the mutations that cause this virally-induced cancer are caused by a family of genes that normally combats viral...

Potential Cancer Drugs From Naturally Occurring Compounds

Inspired by a chemical that fungi secrete to defend their territory, MIT chemists have synthesized and tested several dozen compounds that may hold promise as potential cancer drugs...

Potential Cancer Drugs From Naturally Occurring Compounds

Inspired by a chemical that fungi secrete to defend their territory, MIT chemists have synthesized and tested several dozen compounds that may hold promise as potential cancer drugs...