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Medical News Today: Colorectal cancer: Adding SIRT to chemotherapy boosts survival




For patients with advanced colorectal cancer, new research suggests that adding selective internal radiation therapy to chemotherapy may prolong survival. Read More






Medical News Today: Tree nuts may lower risk of colon cancer recurrence, death




Eating at least 2 ounces of tree nuts every week could reduce the chance of cancer recurrence and death for colon cancer patients, study suggests. Read More






Medical News Today: Colorectal cancer screening initiative shows promise




The Ohio State University have trialed a colorectal cancer screening initiative for relatives of colorectal cancer patients. The results are promising. Read More






Medical News Today: Colorectal cancer: Molecule that stops cells becoming cancerous identified




Using human cells and mice, scientists reveal the molecule NLRC3 plays key role in stopping abnormal growth of colon cells and protecting against cancer. Read More






Medical News Today: Colon cancer susceptibility may vary with gut microbes




Gut microbes likely influence colon cancer susceptibility, says study that implanted embryos of cancer-prone rats into mothers with varying gut microbiota. Read More






Medical News Today: Tissue-engineered model of human colon should improve cancer research




Researchers have tissue-engineered a model of the human colon for tracking the genetic changes that drive cancer from abnormal mass to invasive tumor. Read More






Medical News Today: Colon cancer: Primary tumor location predicts survival




An analysis of data from a large colon cancer treatment trial finds if the cancer starts on the left side of the colon, patient survival is longer than if it starts on the right. Read More






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