Next-gen Radiation Therapy for Cancer Patients Now in India

NEW DELHI:Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in New Delhi on Friday launched the most advanced version of TomoTherapy Radixact X9-- the smartest radiation therapy to treat the… Read more..

Chinese Alzheimer''s Drug to Undergo Global Clinical Trials

BEIJING:An innovative Chinese Alzheimer''s drug extracted from brown algae is set to go through clinical trials on 2,000 patients overseas this year.The orally administered drug… Read more..

New Model to Identify Patients with Colorectal Cancer

BEIJING:A new machine learning (ML) platform can identify patients with colorectal cancer and helps predict their disease severity and survival, finds a new study.The non-invasive… Read more..

AI Can Detect Blood Cancer with High Reliability

LONDON:Artificial Intelligence can help detect one of the most common forms of blood cancer - acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) - with high reliability, new research… Read more..

Lot to Speak About: Woman Gets Tongue Made from Arm Skin

LONDON:A woman whose tongue was removed during treatment of cancer has got a new one. It is made from skin and tissues taken from her… Read more..

China Okays Sale of First Home-grown Alzheimer''s Drug

BEIJING:China has approved the first home-grown drug for the treatment of "mild to moderate Alzheimer''s disease (AD) and improving cognitive function", according to its developers.The… Read more..

AI to Predict Thyroid Cancer Risk in Ultrasound

NEW YORK:Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) with thyroid ultrasound offers a quick and non-invasive approach to thyroid cancer screening, says a new study.The study, published in… Read more..

This is a Second Birth for Three-year-old Haidan

KOCHI:This is a second birth for three-year-old Haidan. The little boy has successfully recovered from the pulmonary blastoma, a rarest of  rare type lung-related cancer… Read more..

New Cancer Treatment could Prevent Hair loss from Chemotherapy

A novel method discovered recently by a group of researchers, including one of Indian-origin, shows how hair loss from chemotherapy can be prevented during cancer… Read more..

New Treatment Shows Promise to Cure Kidney Disease

NEW YORK:Researchers have found a potential treatment for polycystic kidney disease, a genetic disorder that causes the kidneys to swell with multiple cysts and can… Read more..

Researchers Find Key to Help Treat Different Cancers

NEW YORK:Scientists at Yale Cancer Center in the US have uncovered the workings of a metabolic pathway or "gauge" that lets cancer cells detect when… Read more..

Samsung Launches Solutions for Deaf-blind, Visually Impaired

NEW DELHI:South Korean tech giant Samsung on Monday introduced two new solutions -- Good Vibes and Relumino - that will provide the deaf-blind a strong… Read more..