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Lung Cancer therapy to double life ex...

Lung Cancer therapy to double life expectancy, a drug called Nivolumab

Lung Cancer therapy to double life expectancy, a drug called Nivolumab Reported in the media today, a drug called Nivolumab has been developed to help fight cancer. ┬áNivolumab acts as an immunomodulator by blocking ligand activation of the cell. Cancer is quite clever and can “hide” from our immune system, this stops that happening and […]

Top Ten deadliest cancers

Top Ten deadliest cancers

Top ten deadliest cancers In the UK and the US cancer is the one of the deadliest diseases. In the UK 1 in 3 people will be diagnosed with some form of cancer. In the US it’s the No. 2 cause of death, second only to heart disease. Who is at risk of developing cancer? […]

Mesothelioma Cancer

Mesothelioma Cancer

  WHAT IS MESOTHELIOMA CANCER? Mesothelioma is a type of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. It is found in buildings, industrial and residential build before 2000. People in the building trade or in the navy for example are exposed to it more than other people. This is due to it being found in many […]