Mouse Study Illuminates the Spread of Breast Cancer to Bone

Researchers have identified proteins that may regulate the movement of breast cancer cells into and out of bone marrow. Source...

NCI ALMANAC: A New Tool for Research on Cancer Drug Combinations

NCI has released a new, easy-to-use resource called the NCI ALMANAC to help researchers identify potentially promising combinations of cancer...

Study Forecasts ‘Silver Tsunami’ of Cancer Survivors

According to an NCI study, the number of older cancer survivors will grow substantially over the next quarter century, increasing...

3-D View of Mutations May Identify Potential Targets for Cancer Drugs

A new 3-D modeling tool may help identify mutations in cancer cells that could be targeted with new or existing...

New on NCI's Websites for July 2016

An NCI Cancer Currents blog post that provides updates on new NCI websites and other online content of interest to...

Anthrax Toxin-Based Cancer Therapy Targets Tumor Blood Vessels

A therapy that uses the anthrax toxin selectively targets blood vessels that feed tumors and support their growth and spread,...

Olanzapine Helps Prevent Nausea and Vomiting Caused by Chemotherapy

A drug currently used to treat several psychiatric conditions can help prevent nausea and vomiting in patients receiving chemotherapy, a...

Inherited Mutations in DNA-Repair Genes Found in Advanced Prostate Cancers

Researchers estimate that nearly 12% of men with advanced prostate cancer have inherited mutations in genes that play a role...

Partner-Aided Skin Exams Increase Early Detection of New Melanomas

People previously treated for melanoma can team up with a spouse, family member, or a friend and be trained to...