Hops, the cone-shaped buds that give beer its distinctive taste, have been known for hundreds of years to have health benefits in their own right.
Scientists at the University of Illinois have built ‘micro robots’ that could be guided by light to attack tumours.
Researchers in Germany have shown that a multigene test can identify breast cancer patients who do not need chemotherapy and who have a good chance of surviving five years after diagnosis.
The world-renowned MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas has found a potentially new way to increase the quality of life and reduce the pain experienced by cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.
A new combination of two proven breast cancer drugs has either eradicated tumours or shrunk them to ‘barely visible size’ in just 11 days. Doctors in Manchester gave a combination of trastuzumab and lapatinib to 257 women and within 11 days in 11% of the […]