Cancer risk prevention
Vegetarian Diets May Decrease Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is the second most common cancer in the United States and is expected to cause close to 50,000 deaths in 2015. However, a new observational study has found that a vegetarian diet could significantly reduce the risk of developing the disease.
June 23, 2015
Smartphone Gamers Decode Six Months of Cancer DNA Data in One Month
Researchers at Cancer Research UK have reported that in one month, “citizen scientists” have used a new smartphone game, Play to Cure: Genes in Space, to analyze DNA data that would have taken a scientist six months to analyze manually.
June 17, 2014
Oncology clinical trials
Better Understand Oncology Clinical Trial Data With This Quick Reference Guide
Oncology clinical trial results form the backbone of oncology medicine. How well do you understand the tables, plots, and statistics generated as a result of clinical research? During the recent ONS Congress, many presenters displayed new study data using charts with naturalistic names, such as waterfall, skyline, forest, and spider plots.
May 12, 2014