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Precision medicine could improve treatment options for ovarian cancer

A SCOTTISH research paper has shown how individual genetics and precision medicine could play a role in improving patient outcomes. Improving the knowledge of genetic...

Cancer drug research may have significant implications for future treatment

University of Dundee researchers have discovered that a cancer drug can have long lasting effects by causing “catastrophic” DNA damage to tumour cells. CDK4/6 inhibitors...

Cancer patients wait months for treatment

SCOTTISH cancer patients have been forced to wait months for potentially life-saving treatment – because of staff and equipment shortages. Almost 1,200 seriously ill patients...

End treatment “postcode lottery”, says charity

A CANCER charity has called for an end to the treatment “postcode lottery”. The Prostate Cancer Charity says new guidelines are needed to end nationwide...

Videos launched to help children prepare for cancer treatment

By Christine Lavelle A SERIES of short films are to be posted on youtube to help prepare children facing cancer treatment in hospital. The six two-minute...

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