Slashdot Items Tagged "cancer"

Date / Time Story
Saturday February 17, 2018 @11:28AM FreeBSD's New Code of Conduct
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @08:14PM Ultra-Processed Foods May Be Linked To Cancer, Says Study
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:00PM First Human Eggs Grown In Laboratory
Friday February 09, 2018 @01:15AM Spread of Breast Cancer Linked To Compound In Asparagus and Other Foods
Friday February 02, 2018 @08:50PM NIH Study Links Cellphone Radiation To Cancer In Male Rats
Friday February 02, 2018 @04:04PM Gut Microbes Combine To Cause Colon Cancer, Study Suggests
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:22AM Scientists Can Now Blame Individual Natural Disasters On Climate Change
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @01:17PM If Dogs Can Smell Cancer, Why Don't They Screen People?
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:13PM Over Half of New Cancer Drugs 'Show No Benefits' For Survival Or Wellbeing
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:02PM Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40 Percent In the US
Friday September 29, 2017 @02:12AM 5,000 People Are Working On Amazon's Digital Assistant Alexa
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:13PM Bacteria In Tumors Can Inactivate Common Chemotherapy Drugs, Study Suggests
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @09:17AM IBM Pitched Its Watson Supercomputer as a Revolution in Cancer Care. It's Nowhere Close
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @09:49AM Ethanol: A Lethal Injection For Tumors
Monday September 04, 2017 @04:26PM Google Conducted Hollywood 'Interventions' To Change Look of Computer Scientists
Friday September 01, 2017 @06:06AM FDA Approves First Cell-Based Therapy For Cancer
Thursday August 03, 2017 @05:07PM Monsanto Leaks Suggest It Tried To Kill Cancer Research On Roundup Weed Killer
Thursday July 27, 2017 @08:38AM E-Cigarettes Linked To Helping People Quit Smoking, Says Study
Friday July 21, 2017 @10:39PM Drupal Developers Still Rebelling Against Drupal Leadership
Thursday July 13, 2017 @09:42AM 'Living Drug' That Fights Cancer By Harnessing The Immune System Clears Key Hurdle
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:13PM Coffee Cuts Risk of Dying From Stroke and Heart Disease, Study Suggests
Thursday July 06, 2017 @06:06PM Personalized Cancer Vaccines Safely Fight, Kill Tumors In Early Human Trials
Saturday June 10, 2017 @11:08AM Cancer Drug Proves To Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:21PM Chinese Startup Infervision Emerges From Stealth With An AI Tool For Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Friday May 05, 2017 @03:45PM Aspirin May Prevent Cancer From Spreading, New Research Shows
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:20PM Supercomputers Assist In Search For New, Better Cancer Drugs
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:42PM DNA-Based Test Can Spot Cancer Recurrence a Year Before Conventional Scans
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:22PM Cycling To Work Can Cut Cancer and Heart Disease
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:32PM Genetically Modified Salmonella Destroys Cancer By Provoking An Immune Response, Study Finds
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:30PM Deep Learning Algorithm Diagnoses Skin Cancer As Well As Seasoned Dermatologists
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:12PM Cervical Cancer Just Got Much Deadlier -- Because Scientists Fixed a Math Error
Friday January 06, 2017 @01:01PM Fewer People Are Dying of Cancer Than Ever Before
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:42PM US Life Expectancy Declines For the First Time Since 1993
Saturday November 26, 2016 @07:49PM Brain Cancer Patients Live Longer By Sending Electric Fields Through Their Heads
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @06:38PM Chinese Scientists Become First To Use CRISPR Gene-Editing On Humans
Thursday November 03, 2016 @06:39PM Every Year of Smoking Causes About 150 New DNA Mutations That Can Make Cancer More Likely, Says Study
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:41PM Google's DeepMind To Apply AI In Head and Neck Cancer Treatments
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:05PM Crispr Wins Key Approval to Fight Cancer in Human Trials
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:53PM Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:19PM WHO: Drinking Extremely Hot Coffee, Tea 'Probably' Causes Cancer
Monday June 13, 2016 @11:48PM Repurposing Drugs To Tackle Cancer
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:39PM Microsoft Analyzes Web Searches, Finds Clues For Early Cancer Detection
Monday June 06, 2016 @04:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:17PM Possible Cellphone Link To Cancer Found In Rat Study
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:07PM Breathalyzer That Detects Lung Cancer Early From a Single Breath Wins $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:42PM Facebook Exec's New Startup 'Open Water' Targets Wearable Brain Imaging
Friday May 06, 2016 @05:59PM Cellphones Do Not Cause Brain Cancer, Says 29-Year Study
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @10:37AM Sean Parker Announces $250 Million Grant To Fight Cancer
Saturday April 02, 2016 @12:34PM UK Pharma Giant GSK Won't Patent Its Drugs in Poorer Countries
Monday February 22, 2016 @07:38PM Scientists Ponder the Prospect of Contagious Cancer
Sunday August 30, 2015 @11:16PM Brain Cancer Claims Horror Maestro Wes Craven At 76
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:36AM Robot Performs Prostate Surgery Inside an MRI
Thursday July 02, 2015 @07:17AM Creating Bacterial "Fight Clubs" To Discover New Drugs
Thursday June 04, 2015 @07:47AM How Overhauling IT Was a Life-Saver For the American Cancer Society
Friday April 24, 2015 @09:52AM MIT Developing AI To Better Diagnose Cancer
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:02AM Wellness App Author Lied About Cancer Diagnosis
Monday February 02, 2015 @11:32AM Telomere-Lengthening Procedure Turns Clock Back Years In Human Cells
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:37AM Injecting Liquid Metal Into Blood Vessels Could Help Kill Tumors
Monday July 28, 2014 @08:40PM UK Team Claims Breakthrough In Universal Cancer Test
Saturday July 26, 2014 @06:54PM Two South African Cancer Patients Receive 3D Printed Titanium Jaw Implants
Friday July 25, 2014 @05:10PM Google Looking To Define a Healthy Human
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @07:29AM Taking Great Ideas From the Lab To the Fab
Sunday April 06, 2014 @08:33AM To Reduce the Health Risk of Barbecuing Meat, Just Add Beer
Thursday March 20, 2014 @09:18AM IBM's Watson To Be Used For Cancer Treatment
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @07:30AM Famous Breast Cancer Gene Could Affect Brain Growth
Thursday February 13, 2014 @08:27AM 11-Year UK Study Reports No Health Danger From Mobile Phone Transmissions
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @08:00AM Ultrasound Technique Provides a New Radiation Free Way To Visualize Tumors
Monday December 30, 2013 @01:46AM Parents' Campaign Leads To Wi-Fi Ban In New Zealand School
Monday September 16, 2013 @04:45PM Depletion of 'traitor' immune cells slows cancer growth in mice
Monday August 19, 2013 @08:02PM GM Rice Passes Unexpected Benefits To Weeds
Friday August 16, 2013 @12:02PM New Treatment From Australia For All Cancers
Sunday August 11, 2013 @09:11PM Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Ovarian Cancer
Sunday June 23, 2013 @10:51PM New Links Found between Bacteria and Cancer
Friday June 21, 2013 @07:25PM Citrix Founder and Key OS/2 Player Ed Iacobucci Dead At 59
Thursday April 04, 2013 @04:32PM Film Critic Roger Ebert Dead at 70 Of Cancer
Wednesday April 03, 2013 @08:06AM Iain Banks: Extremely Ill With Cancer
Monday April 01, 2013 @07:37PM Indian Supreme Court Denies Novartis Cancer Drug Patent
Monday April 01, 2013 @09:17AM Novartis denied cancer drug patent in landmark Indian case
Friday March 01, 2013 @06:31AM British researchers "gamify" cancer cure search
Sunday February 10, 2013 @08:42AM Rapiscan's Backscatter Machines May End Up In US Federal Buildings
Saturday February 09, 2013 @11:24AM Rapiscan's "backscatter" nude-o-scopes coming to federal buildings
Thursday February 07, 2013 @08:36AM Startup Uses Radiation Fear To Map Cellphone Coverage
Saturday December 22, 2012 @10:53PM Drugs Aim to Make Several Types of Cancer Self-Destruct
Wednesday December 19, 2012 @02:39AM TSA (Finally) Studying Health Effects of Body Scanners
Monday December 10, 2012 @08:26PM Four Cups of Coffee A Day Cuts Risk of Oral Cancer
Sunday November 25, 2012 @08:00PM Finding an Open Source Cure for Brain Cancer
Sunday November 18, 2012 @03:58PM Cancer can teach us about our own evolution
Sunday October 21, 2012 @12:31AM Italian Supreme Court Accepts Mobile Phone-Tumor Link
Friday October 19, 2012 @05:18PM TSA Moving X-ray Body Scanners To Smaller Airports
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @07:40AM Cancer-Detecting Bra Could One Day Surpass Mammograms In Accuracy
Friday October 05, 2012 @09:46AM Boston Airport Replacing X-ray Body Scanners
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:55AM Woman Successfully Grows Ear From Arm
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @10:26PM Approval for Drug to Treat Type of Leukemia
Thursday August 23, 2012 @07:25AM Cats Not Linked To Brain Cancer After All
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @12:39AM Chemotherapy Can Make Cancer Growth Worse
Sunday August 05, 2012 @04:18AM Non-Disease Virus Kills Breast Cancer Cells In Lab
Friday August 03, 2012 @12:55AM Evidence Shows Cancer Regrowth Is Driven By Cancer Stem Cells
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @03:03PM Wireless Car Charger Test Starts In London
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @07:55AM Sally Ride Takes Her Final Flight
Monday July 09, 2012 @06:53AM UCLA develops world's fastest camera to hunt down cancer in real time
Monday July 02, 2012 @05:15PM Caffeine Linked To Lower Skin Cancer Risk
Monday July 02, 2012 @10:32AM Caffeine Linked to Lower Skin Cancer Risk
Sunday July 01, 2012 @10:51AM Micro-machines To Start Making Medicine Inside Our Bodies
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @09:35AM Transplant Surgeon Called Dibs On Steve Jobs' Home
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @01:18PM Patch Makes Certain Skin Cancers Disappear
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @07:09AM DNA Modifications Change As We Age
Thursday May 17, 2012 @04:46PM Researchers Hack Google's Search Algorithms to Fight Cancer
Thursday May 10, 2012 @07:35AM Jars of Irradiated Russian Animals Find a New Purpose
Monday May 07, 2012 @08:18PM Low Oxygen Cellular Protein Synthesis Mechanism Discovered
Monday May 07, 2012 @08:09PM Low Oxygen Cellular Protein Synthesis Mechanism Discovered
Monday April 16, 2012 @02:22AM Nanoparticles paint a precise picture of brain tumors before and during surgery
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @11:29AM Dental X-Rays Linked To Common Brain Tumor
Sunday April 08, 2012 @09:48PM Harvard Scientists Develop Nanorobots to Kill Cancer Cells
Sunday April 08, 2012 @09:44PM Photoacoustic Imaging Uses Sight, Sound For Cancer Detection
Friday April 06, 2012 @11:11AM Using Nanoparticles To Improve Chemotherapy
Friday April 06, 2012 @08:09AM Majority of Landmark Cancer Studies Cannot Be Replicated
Thursday April 05, 2012 @12:51PM Majority of landmark cancer studies cannot be replicated
Monday March 26, 2012 @10:46PM Single antibody shrinks variety of human tumors transplanted into mice
Monday March 26, 2012 @09:55PM Drug Turns Immune System Against All Tumor Types
Friday March 23, 2012 @06:37AM Aspirin Helps Prevent Cancer, New Studies Show
Thursday March 22, 2012 @10:49AM Groundbreaking Study Shows Aspirin Prevents Cancer
Monday March 12, 2012 @01:51PM Algorithm Brings Speedier, Safer CT Scans
Monday March 12, 2012 @09:15AM MIT Fiber Points To Woven Glasses-Free 3D Displays
Friday March 09, 2012 @12:05PM BBC News - Coke and Pepsi alter recipe to avoid cancer warning
Wednesday March 07, 2012 @05:09PM Training an Immune System To Kill Cancer: a Universal Strategy
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @09:55PM Training an Immune System to kill Cancer: A Universal Strategy
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @08:35AM After Legal Fight, NCI Researchers Publish Study Linking Diesel Exhaust, Cancer
Thursday February 02, 2012 @09:45AM In Small WV Town, Monsanto Faces Class-Action Suit Over Agent Orange Chemical
Thursday February 02, 2012 @08:24AM Crab Robot Helps Remove Stomach Cancer
Monday January 30, 2012 @10:19AM Maine Senator Wants Independent Study of TSA's Body Scanners
Wednesday January 25, 2012 @11:46AM 2012 Japan Prize Honors Magnet Creator and Cancer Researchers
Monday January 23, 2012 @10:56AM Nano-Scale Terahertz Antenna May Make Tricorders Real
Sunday January 15, 2012 @10:44AM DHS' X-ray Car Scanners Now At Border Crossings
Friday December 16, 2011 @03:09PM Could This Be The End Of Cancer?
Monday December 05, 2011 @03:43AM Toxic Montana Lake's Extremophiles Might Be a Medical Treasure Trove
Thursday December 01, 2011 @08:25AM 'Alternative Medicine' Clinic Attempts To Silence Critics
Friday November 18, 2011 @01:21PM Naked Mole Rats from Outer Space
Thursday November 10, 2011 @08:29AM Computer more accurate than human doctor at breast
Sunday October 30, 2011 @01:41PM Cancer Screening Considered Harmful
Wednesday October 26, 2011 @10:04PM New Non-Invasive Technique Using Light Finds Pre-C
Wednesday October 26, 2011 @02:28AM HPV Vaccine Recommended For Boys
Tuesday September 13, 2011 @05:17PM An Immune System Trained to Kill Cancer
Thursday September 01, 2011 @06:32PM EPIC Uncovers: Mobile Scanners Not 'Certified People Scanners'
Tuesday August 23, 2011 @11:47PM Redesigning ecstasy as potent cancer treatment
Friday August 19, 2011 @03:47AM Study shows dogs can sniff out lung cancer
Thursday August 11, 2011 @12:29PM Cancer Cured By HIV
Wednesday August 10, 2011 @03:48PM New Treatment for Leukamia exceeds expectations
Wednesday August 03, 2011 @08:59PM Building Material Absorbs and Releases Heat
Thursday July 28, 2011 @01:38PM Another Cell Phone-Cancer Study Emerges
Thursday July 28, 2011 @10:09AM Study:There Is No Relation B/W Cellphones & Ca
Thursday July 21, 2011 @02:19AM TSA Body Scanners To Show Less Revealing Images
Monday June 27, 2011 @12:58PM Cancer cluster possibly found among TSA workers
Friday June 03, 2011 @07:40PM Brain Cancer Worries? Look Up Your Phone's SAR
Thursday June 02, 2011 @01:30PM Senior Citizens Lining Up to Tackle Fukushima
Wednesday June 01, 2011 @04:05PM Cell phone link to brain cancer overhyped?
Tuesday May 31, 2011 @12:44PM WHO: Cell Phones May Cause Cancer
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @08:33AM Coffee Wards Off Cancer
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @07:18AM Coffee wards off cancer
Sunday May 15, 2011 @10:59AM Japan Widens Evacuation Zone Around Fukushima
Sunday April 17, 2011 @09:04AM Portable brain tumor treatment system kills cancer
Thursday March 10, 2011 @02:39PM Smartphone Device that Detects Cancer in an Hour
Friday March 04, 2011 @01:48PM LED Technology Reduces Chemotherapy's Side Effects
Thursday March 03, 2011 @06:05PM DHS Eyes Covert Body Scans
Thursday February 17, 2011 @04:37PM Steve Jobs Health Worries Escalate
Monday November 08, 2010 @09:42PM BackScatter machines really safe?
Sunday October 31, 2010 @11:46AM TSA To Make Pat-Downs More Embarrassing To Encourage Scanner Use
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @06:57AM Inside a Full-Body-Scanning X-Ray Van
Monday October 25, 2010 @12:38PM Inside a Full-Body Scanning X-Ray Van
Tuesday October 19, 2010 @02:44PM Ontario School Bans Wi-Fi
Sunday October 03, 2010 @06:17PM Neurosurgeons Use MRI-Guided Lasers To Destroy Tumors
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @01:48PM Fujitsu Eyes Wireless Gadget Charging For 2012
Saturday August 14, 2010 @04:23PM Preserving Memories of a Loved One?
Friday August 06, 2010 @09:38AM Regenerate muscle cells with newt-inspired tech.
Monday July 19, 2010 @05:49AM Genetically Engineered Immune Cells Kill Cancer
Sunday July 18, 2010 @12:00AM US Deploys 'Heat-Ray' In Afghanistan
Thursday July 15, 2010 @02:45AM Wireless PCIe To Enable Remote Graphics Cards
Wednesday July 07, 2010 @02:05PM Doctor Invents "Zero Gravity" Radiation Suit
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @01:10PM Cancer Cells Detected Using $400 Digital Camera
Monday June 28, 2010 @10:42AM New drug protects from radiation
Monday May 17, 2010 @12:18PM 10-Year Cell Phone / Cancer Study Is Inconclusive
Sunday May 16, 2010 @01:52PM Cell phones & cancer: definitely maybe
Thursday May 13, 2010 @11:33PM Cheap Cancer Drug Finally Tested In Humans
Thursday April 29, 2010 @09:07PM FDA Approves Vaccine For Prostate Cancer
Friday April 23, 2010 @02:24PM Biggest Study On Cellphone Health Effects Launched in Europe
Tuesday April 20, 2010 @04:29PM Anti-Cancer Agent Stops Metastasis In Its Tracks
Thursday April 15, 2010 @12:34PM DNA Cancer Codes Cracked By International Effort
Wednesday April 14, 2010 @12:35PM DNA cancer codes cracked by international effort
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @08:18PM Gonorrhea As the Next Superbug
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @04:50PM US District Judge Rules Gene Patents Invalid
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @04:06PM Gonorrhea: The Next "Superbug"?
Monday March 15, 2010 @08:06PM Golden Nanocages To Put the Heat On Cancer Cells
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @04:03PM Doctors Skirt FDA To Heal Patients With Stem Cells
Monday March 08, 2010 @04:06AM Lessons of a $618,616 Death
Saturday March 06, 2010 @10:06PM Lessons of a $618,616 Death
Thursday March 04, 2010 @05:57AM Common Herbicide Causes a Sex Change In Frogs