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Artificial intelligence brings pancreatic cancer screening one step closer to reality

Pancreatic cancer

Artificial intelligence brings pancreatic cancer screening one step closer to reality Artificial intelligence brings pancreatic cancer screening one step closer to reality Axial CT image with i.v. contrast. Macrocystic adenocarcinoma of the pancreatic head. Credit: public domain Artificial intelligence (AI) holds promise for enabling earlier detection of pancreatic cancer, which …

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    Secrets of naked mole-rat cancer resistance unearthed

    Secrets of naked mole-rat cancer resistance unearthed

    Secrets of naked mole-rat cancer resistance unearthed Secrets of naked mole-rat cancer resistance unearthed Naked mole rat Credit: Meghan Murphy, Smithsonian’s National Zoo, on Flickr Naked mole-rats can live for an incredibly long time and have an exceptional resistance to cancer thanks to unique conditions in their bodies that stop …

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      New treatment strategy may benefit patients with brain cancer

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      New treatment strategy may benefit patients with brain cancer New treatment strategy may benefit patients with brain cancer Credit: CC0 Public Domain Gliomas with mutations in what are called the isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH) genes are the most common brain tumors diagnosed in younger adults aged 18 to 45 years. Patients …

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        Fearing the deadly combo of COVID-19 and cancer

        Fearing the deadly combo of COVID-19 and cancer 1

        Fearing the deadly combo of COVID-19 and cancer Fearing the deadly combo of COVID-19 and cancer Cancer cell during cell division. Credit: National Institutes of Health Three Tuesdays each month, Katherine O’Brien straps on her face mask and journeys about half an hour by Metra rail to Northwestern University’s Lurie …

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          Scientists uncover signposts in DNA for cancer, disease risk

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          Scientists uncover signposts in DNA for cancer, disease risk Scientists uncover signposts in DNA for cancer, disease risk Credit: CC0 Public Domain By sequencing entire genomes for DNA modifications, and analyzing both cancer tissues and healthy ones, Hackensack Meridian Health researchers and doctors have found what could be a key …

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            Researchers uncover a novel protein which drives cancer progression

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            Researchers uncover a novel protein which drives cancer progression Researchers uncover a novel protein which drives cancer progression Credit: CC0 Public Domain Cancers arise when the genetic code of normal cells is altered, causing excessive growth. Researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University …

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              Side effects from testicular cancer predicted by machine learning

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              Side effects from testicular cancer predicted by machine learning Side effects from testicular cancer predicted by machine learning Cancer cell during cell division. Credit: National Institutes of Health In collaboration with Rigshospitalet, researchers from DTU Health Technology have developed a machine learning model that can predict chemotherapy-associated nephrotoxicity, a particularly …

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