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Cancer Research

New Cancer Model Shows Promise in Predicting If Treatment Will Shrink Tumors

Will a specific cancer treatment actually work for a person diagnosed with cancer? Every person’s cancer is different, and even when a tumor has a…

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Cancer Research

Four multinational, interdisciplinary teams selected to address major challenges in cancer

The Cancer Grand Challenges program will award $100 million to four interdisciplinary teams from around the world to solve some of the toughest challenges in…

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Cancer Research

100% Complete Response Rate in Rectal Cancer Clinical Trial

Breakthrough findings were presented at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting and published in The New England Journal of Medicine today by researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) confirming…

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Cancer Research

Cancer experts hail a molecular ‘black box’ that records how cells fly into tumor territory

Biologists Tyler Jacks and Jonathan Weissman’s mice may look like any other lab mice — plain, pale, and furry — but cancer geneticists see them…

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Cancer Research

What is biomarker testing?

What is biomarker testing for cancer treatment? Biomarker testing is a way to look for genes, proteins, and other substances (called biomarkers or tumor markers) that can…

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Cancer Research

Can mRNA Vaccines Help Treat Cancer?

The coronavirus pandemic has thrown a spotlight on messenger RNA (mRNA)—the molecule that carries a cell’s instructions for making proteins. Hundreds of millions of people worldwide have received mRNA vaccines that provide…

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