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Colon cancer: why does it drops with age, while stems up with youth?

As cancer death rates drop overall, doctors have noted a frightening anomaly: deaths from colorectal cancer in people under 55 appear to be creeping...

Prostate cancer: when a single aminoacid makes the difference between “stasis” and metastasis

An increased awareness on a molecular level of what mechanisms prostate cancer cells use to become mobile and start spreading may in the long...

WHO wants to prevent cancer? Data are conforting, yet alert stay central

Over the past decades, the cancer death rate increased until 1991;  but the American Cancer Society reports that cancer deaths in the United States have decreased...

Gut polyps: right prevention start with a “dynamic youth”

Colorectal cancer is one of the most common types of cancer, and the science shows that physical activity alone is a key factor in...

Bad lifestyle factors: the leading cause of cancer deaths in Brazil, state scientists

Cancer is a multifactorial disease and one of the main causes of death in Brazil. The World Health Organization (WHO) expects the number of...

Cancer stem cells: enzyme interplay for a specific target decay

An increase in the incidence and mortality rate of cancer has been noted worldwide, especially for lung cancer. Many patients with lung carcinoma harbor...

Microbiota: western diet and gut bacteria trying to keep the balance

Diet appears to be a major factor that influences the composition of the human gut microbiota. Dietary proteins are first digested in the small...

OGG1: as genome “greasemonkey” and inflammatory “mailman”

A multidisciplinary team of researchers led from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have developed an anti-inflammatory drug molecule with a new mechanism of action. By...

Gut microbiota: how it could directly prevent colorectal cancer

New research, published in the journal Nature Communications, shows how our diet affects bacteria in our gut, which, in turn, can alter the behavior...

Obesity and cancers: the latest official CDC medical report

A new American report warns about the role of obesity in the onset of cancer. Nearly 40% of all cancers are related to obesity, according to new...

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