The goal for many cancer patients is to reach the five-year, disease-free mark, but new research from UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute suggests that two years might be a more practical survival goal for people with follicular lymphoma.
Scientists from the University of Houston and Boston Children’s Hospital presented a new...
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A new study by researchers suggests that a certain detail from patients’ brain scans could help clinicians identify which people are more likely to relapse after cognitive-behavioral therapy — and why.
The pushback against soaring cancer drug prices is gaining steam. A leading doctors group on Monday proposed a formula to help patients decide if a medicine is worth it - what it will cost them and how much good it is likely to do.
These three businesses had exhibits in an area of the convention center called BIO Metropolis.
A team of scientists has shown that using just three molecular markers will help clinicians classify gliomas – the most common type of malignant brain tumors – more accurately than current methods.
Greater awareness of inflammatory back pain will lead to an increase in diagnosed prevalent cases of Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) across the 7MM by 2024.
A total of 569 blood samples were collected from people across four continents for the initial study.
Texas doctors say they have done the world's first partial skull and scalp transplant to help a man with a large head wound from cancer treatment.
A portable, finger-probe device successfully measured liver function in brain dead adult organ donors, a finding that could change the way organs are assessed and save thousands of dollars per transplant, a UCLA study has found.
This is part of an ongoing series focusing on the way robotics will impact our lives.
ABC News featured an interview with Julie Fitzgerald, a mom who noticed a white glow in her son Avery’s eye after taking a picture of him with her smartphone.
Standard versions of this screening process would have only been able to pinpoint ovarian cancer in less than half of this group.
A new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.
Watson, the supercomputer seen on Jeopardy, will play an important role in this partnership.
It takes two minutes for this test to find the parasite.
The goal of the study was to see how transcranial direct current stimulation affected IQ scores.
This start-up found a unique way to help the 900,000 patients who have to go through bone-related surgeries each year.
The test can assess the risk for breast and ovarian cancer.
ResearchKit is being touted as having immense implications for the future of clinical trials.
Technology could lead to new way of doing ‘lab on a chip’ medical diagnostics.
A new study has found dramatic improvements in the care of patients with cirrhosis and liver failure and recommends improved treatment strategies for patients with cirrhosis and concurrent bacterial infections.
Routine genetic screening of children with CKD could lead to earlier, more precise diagnoses.
This method is delivering some promising results in early trials.
One of the main sessions at this year’s Experimental Biology Conference in Boston was the Tang Prize Award lecture.
The team of investigators will present their findings this week at the annual American Academy of Neurology meeting.
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