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Radon: The Invisible, Odorless Menace

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Radon is an invisible and odorless radioactive gas. It is naturally released from rocks, soil and water – and can become trapped inside your home, office or school. There is no known safe level of radon. Unfortunately, there are no symptoms of radon exposure as there are with carbon monoxide poisoning. […]

Dr. Fakih on tumor microenvironment differences in MSS mCRC

Marwan G. Fakih, MD, Judy & Bernard Briskin Distinguished Director of Clinical Research, Professor, Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutic Research, Associate Director of Clinical Research, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Program, City of Hope, discusses a comparative analysis of the tumor microenvironment in primary tumors versus metastatic tissue in patients with microsatellite stable […]

European Cancer Plan: Commission presents first country cancer profiles under European Cancer Inequality Register – The European Sting – News and critical insights on European politics, economics, foreign affairs, business and technology

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is presented to you in association with the European Commission. Today, ahead of World Cancer Day on 4 February, the Commission and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) present the first Country Cancer Profilesunder the European Cancer Inequality Register for all EU Member States, Norway and Iceland. The Profiles […]

MD Anderson Survey Highlights for February 1, 2023

Newswise — HOUSTON — Research Highlights from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center presents the latest advances in cancer treatment, research and prevention. These advances are made possible through the seamless collaboration between MD Anderson’s world-leading physicians and scientists, bringing discoveries from the lab to the clinic and back. Recent developments include results […]

World Cancer Day 2023: Common cancers in women

World Cancer Day, which falls on February 4th, is the day when people all over the world come together to raise cancer awareness. It is a public health issue and governments in different countries are trying to control it. Yes, even thinking about cancer can be scary, but being knowledgeable about it is the way […]

A look back at the January 2023 FDA news

Here’s a rundown of all the notable FDA news in the oncology space for the month of January. January was a busy month for the FDA and the field of oncology as the agency approved 5 therapies including tucatinib (Tukysa), zanubrutinib (Brukinsa), pembrolizumab (Keytruda) in the later stages of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC ), […]

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