Previous studies have found evidence onion and garlic may help prevent prostate, lung, and gastric cancers, but there was previously no definite association found between these foods and breast cancer.
Mushrooms reportedly have anticancer and antitumor properties, so researchers in Japan investigated to see if there was a link between mushroom intake and prostate cancer.
The AVANOVA2 trial enrolled a total of 97 patients with high-grade serous or endometrioid platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer.
The trial examined HER2-positive breast cancer in patients with tumors smaller than 1cm; it is one of only a few to assess treatments in tumors this small.
More ovarian cancer patients were willing to accept riskier surgery in exchange for better chances of extending their overall survival, according to a new study.
A new study presented at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer's 2019 conference may have found a model for lung cancer screening which improves on lung cancer screening guidelines from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
In this phase III trial, investigators assessed the clinical efficacy and safety of durvalumab with or without tremelimumab with etoposide and carboplatin or cisplatin chemotherapy followed by durvalumab with or without tremelimumab maintenance therapy compared with EP alone as first-line treatment in extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer.
Previous laboratory research along with phase I and II trials suggested the combination of doxorubicin and sorafenib could offer improved outcomes in advanced hepatocellular cancer.
An imaging-based biomarker may offer a way to personalize treatment for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.
The agency is now recommending prescribing certain medications to postmenopausal women at an increased risk for breast cancer in order to help prevent them from developing the disease.