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Methods used to create textiles also could help manufacture human tissues

Tissue engineering is a process that uses novel biomaterials seeded with stem cells to grow and replace missing tissues.

Type 1 diabetes raises risk for certain cancers, study finds

In a new study, type 1 diabetes has been linked to increased risk for certain cancers, including stomach, pancreatic and liver cancers, as well as a lower risk for other cancers.

Type 1 diabetes raises risk for certain cancers, study finds

In a new study, type 1 diabetes has been linked to increased risk for certain cancers, including stomach, pancreatic and liver cancers, as well as a lower risk for other cancers.

The risk of developing and dying from breast and colon cancer increased by diabetes

Diabetes is linked to an increased risk of developing cancer, and now researchers have performed a unique meta-analysis that excludes all other causes of death and found that diabetic patients not only have an increased risk of developing breast and colon cancer but an even higher risk of dying from them...

Type 2 Diabetes Linked To Breast Cancer Risk

Having type 2 diabetes appears to give post-menopausal women a 27% higher risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in the British Journal of Cancer this week. While the link may be indirectly associated with being overweight, a known risk factor for both diseases, the researchers don't rule out that type 2 diabetes may affect breast cancer risk directly...