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Study ties ‘Obamacare’ to fewer cancer deaths in some states

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Study ties ‘Obamacare’ to fewer cancer deaths in some states Study ties ‘Obamacare’ to fewer cancer deaths in some states Credit: CC0 Public Domain Cancer deaths have dropped more in states that expanded Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act than in states that did not, new research reveals. The …

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    Researchers identify checkpoint target for colorectal cancer immunotherapy

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    Researchers identify checkpoint target for colorectal cancer immunotherapy Researchers identify checkpoint target for colorectal cancer immunotherapy Researchers at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a target for colorectal cancer immunotherapy. Immunotherapy uses the body’s immune system to target and destroy cancer cells. Considered the …

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      Decline in cancer diagnoses due to corona crisis

      Decline in cancer diagnoses due to corona crisis

      Decline in cancer diagnoses due to corona crisis Decline in cancer diagnoses due to corona crisis Credit: University of Twente Cancer care has dramatically changed as a result of the measures taken during the COVID-19 pandemic: Many patients have not been going to their GPs, or putting it off, and …

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