Stories tagged: Tumors
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 24, 2012, 2:14 P.M.
Study: Aspirin may help treat some colon cancers
NEW YORK (AP) — Aspirin, one of the world’s oldest and cheapest drugs, has shown remarkable promise in treating colon cancer in people with mutations in a gene that’s thought …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26, 2012, 2:26 P.M.
Bizarre tumor case may lead to custom cancer care
It’s a medical nightmare: a 24-year-old man endures 350 surgeries since childhood to remove growths that keep coming back in his throat and have spread to his lungs, threatening his …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 23, 2012, 4:35 P.M.
New breast cancer clues found in gene analysis
NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists reported Sunday that they have completed a major analysis of the genetics of breast cancer, finding four major classes of the disease. They hope their …