A three-drug combination can simultaneously target pancreatic cancer cells, as well as the other harmful, inflammatory cells within tumors, according to new research.
Chemists have synthesized several variants of THC, the active ingredient in cannabis. The ability to alter its structure with light has led to a new tool for more effectively studying the body’s own cannabinoid system.
U.S. gross domestic product is at an all-time high. U.S. life expectancy is not.
JANESVILLE, Wis. — In a cornfield here, past the shuttered General Motors plant and the Janesville Terrace trailer home park, a facility not seen in the United States in three decades could soon rise: a manufacturing plant that will make a vital radioactive isotope used to detect cancer and other potentially fatal maladies in millions of people every year.
When I went to the imaging center for my regular mammogram last year, the woman behind the desk asked me if I’d like to get a “3-D” mammogram instead of the standard test I’d had in the past.