Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer Diagnostics

IL-10, IFNy and other cytokines reduced by exercise of cancer patients

Psychological stress is associated with an individual feeling under mental, physical or emotional pressure and can be brought on by a number of reasons. Cancer is known to increase these (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

Tumour expression of Leptin associated with chemotherapy resistance and therapy

Oesophageal cancer affects approximately 8,300 people per year. In 2010 Oesophageal cancer was the 9th most common cancer in the UK and accounted for 3% of all new cases. (1). (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

VEGF used to predict a patient’s response to immunology treatment

Ipilimumab is commonly used as an immunotherapy treatment for patients battling metastatic melanoma (skin) cancer. The drug which is an immune-checkpoint inhibitor works by blocking the action of CTL antigen-4(CTLA-4). (Read the full article)