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IMAGING Management

Innovations in Imaging Enabling Earlier Detection of Cancer

2015 04 Feb

According to new analysis from Frost & Sullivan, advancement in oncologic imaging methods has facilitated early diagnosis and has reduced mortality and cancer management costs.   Oncologic imaging has shifted from invasive imaging to non- or minimally-invasive methods as well as real-time monitoring of tumours without damaging tissues. There has... Read more

Lab Management

New Pathway Can Stall BRCA Tumour Growth

2015 03 Feb

According to researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center, inhibiting the action of a particular enzyme can dramatically slow the growth of tumour cells tied to BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic mutations which are tied to breast and ovarian cancers. The findings have been described in the journal Nature . If these experiments prove successful, there is... Read more