Cancer: success of cell therapy

T lymphocytes are taken from fragments of the patient’s tumor and then grown in the laboratory until they reach several million in order to create a kind of personalized immunotherapy. Carlos Munoz Yague/Divergence DECRYPTION – This advanced treatment has been beneficial to patients with skin cancer with metastases. New hope is emerging for patients with … Read more

towards early blood screening?

By Soline Roy Published yesterday at 7:06 p.m., Update yesterday at 8:04 p.m. This “liquid biopsy” consists of searching the blood for the “abnormal” DNA of tumor cells. Grafvision/Adobe Stock DECRYPTION – A study has detected cancer in apparently healthy people. Finding cancer long before it does damage: a holy grail for oncology research. This … Read more

Scientists fear “an emerging global epidemic” of cancers in people under 50

You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Cancer: from theory to practice Futura-Sciences met Norbert Vey, clinician at the Paoli-Calmettes Institute in Marseille, to better understand how doctors approach advances in theoretical research to benefit patients. Cancers in young individuals, under the age of 50, have increased worryingly according to a recent study published in … Read more

snorers are more likely to develop health problems

Sleep apnea can manifest as loud snoring, but it’s repeated oxygen deprivation during sleep that’s associated with several serious health problems, according to three studies presented at a European congress on sleep apnea. respiratory diseases. You will also be interested Snoring disturbs the night of many of us. But beyond the inconvenience they cause, they … Read more

the Cité des sciences dares to explore the “monster”

AFP, published on Monday, September 05, 2022 at 10:22 am The plural is important: cancers are exhibited at the Cité des sciences et de l’industrie in Paris, which explores, with tact and accuracy, all the facets of this complex disease still surrounded by taboos. The challenge was daunting: “showing the disease in a science museum, … Read more

what conditions is it effective for?

Clinical studies validate the effects of small needles with a high level of evidence for the treatment of pain, migraines and headaches. In traditional Chinese medicine, of which it is one of the elements, acupuncture aims to balance the vital energy, the Qi (pronounced “chee”), and thus to regulate the functioning of the organs. The … Read more

Does eating bananas prevent certain cancers?

This is information that seems unlikely. However, researchers have shown that resistant starches, contained among others in bananas, prevent certain cancers. You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Interview: Cannabis, an anti-carcinogenic substance? In France, the question of cannabis remains sensitive since, according to estimates, more than 4 million people aged 12 to 75 have … Read more

USA: Man cured of HIV and cancer after stem cell transplant

To achieve this remission, the “City of Hope patient”, as he is nicknamed, received a bone marrow transplant “nearly three and a half years ago” to fight against his leukaemia, explains the organization. “He received a blood stem cell transplant. […] from a donor who had a rare genetic mutation”called CCR5, she continues. “CCR5 is … Read more

Doomed By Breast Cancer, Woman Miraculously Cures After Clinical Trial

His doctors only gave him a year to live. A 51-year-old Briton with breast cancer thwarted pessimistic forecasts by attempting a clinical trial in October 2019, reports The Independent. A winning bet: his cancer disappeared. In November 2017, this mother had been diagnosed particularly aggressive breast cancer, spreading “to the lungs, rib cage and lymph … Read more