New research may explain the link between a high level of iron in the body and prostate cancer.
Oncology is the most advanced area in genomics right now. The field is setting the standard for other indications to follow and improve upon.
A 21-gene test performed on tumours could enable most patients with the most common type of early breast cancer to safely forgo chemotherapy, according to a landmark study.
Activating an olfactory receptor in prostate cancer cells causes them to morph into a more aggressive form.
Michigan based researchers identify long noncoding RNA transcript as important molecule in prostate cancer progression. If you’re new to noncoding RNAs and cancer, this might be useful to read first!
Although reprogrammed viruses are commonly used in gene therapy to treat diseases, this virus can do its work without affecting healthy cells.
A major new analysis reveals for the first time the likely cause of most cases of childhood leukaemia, and that the disease might be preventable.
Researchers have slowed the growth of pancreatic cancer by harnessing CRISPR genome editing to remove key molecules implicated in its spread.
Scientists have discovered the first example of a gene that is only found in one sex, and provides protection against cancers including an aggressive form of leukaemia.
Researchers are trying to boost the effectiveness of cancer-killing viruses to treat conditions, including brain tumours.