May 2015 - Cancer Currents Blog
- Screening Rates for Several Cancers Miss Their Targets
Screening rates for breast, colorectal, and cervical cancer are lagging behind target rates set by the Healthy People 2020 program, according to a new study.
- Collateral Damage: Missing Tumor Suppressor Gene Creates Opening for Cancer Treatment
Tumor cells that are missing one copy of the tumor suppressor gene TP53 often harbor another genetic alteration that may make them susceptible to a targeted attack, according to a new study.