Posts Tagged ‘cancer cells’

New Blood Test Can Detect Cancer Early

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Scientists from the University of California San Diego has developed a new type of blood test that will allow for the early detection of cancer. The new blood test will also be able to locate at what part of the body the tumor is growing. This development will pave the way for medical personnel to diagnose and determine cancer at the early stages without having to resort to invasive surgery such biopsies. Current b

Green Tea Compound Shows To Disrupt Cancer Cell Metabolism

Thursday, June 5th, 2014
Drinking green tea has been known to have many benefits. But recent research may indicate that it can also help fight cancer. A new study indicates that a component in green tea may help reduce the risk or slow the progress of cancer. The findings were reported in the journal Metabolomics. Previous studies have indicated that green tea has good cancer-fighting properties. But scientists have not yet understood how.

Rogue Gene May Provide Clue To Stopping Cancer Spread

Sunday, February 20th, 2011
New research has discovered of a rogue gene that may play a role in the spread of cancer in the body. Scientists at the University of East Anglia suggest that blocking the activity of this rogue gene may help stop the spread of cancer. This discovery may provide a breakthrough in understanding just how cancer spreads. The said rogue gene, which the scientists have identified as WWP2, is an enzymic bonding agent tha