Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer Diagnostics

Breath test could diagnose colon cancer

A simple breath analysis could be used for colon cancer screening, which should improve outcomes in gastrointestinal cancer patients. Analysis of the volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which can be detected (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer screening rates have fallen in US

Despite evidence that earlier diagnosis and improved treatment increases survival, rates of people seeking preventive cancer screening have fallen in the US in the last ten years. Failure of leading (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

Two bowel cancer genes discovered

UK researchers believe they have explained why some families are incredibly vulnerable to bowel cancer. They have found two genes, which are passed from parent to child, that greatly increase (Read the full article)