Category: Cancer

Prostate Cancer Exams

A doctor can detect prostate cancer by performing a rectal examination. A normal prostate is smooth and has a fleshy consistency.

What Is Cervical Cancer?

Cervical cancer is a cancer or malignancy of the cervix. The cervix makes up the lower portion of the uterus, or womb. It is the opening that allows menstrual blood to flow out of the uterus into the vagina, or allows a baby to pass from the uterus into the birth canal.

Enzyme Inhibitor a Promising Cancer Therapy. Part 2

“The good news is that stem cells will regain their telomere length” once the antitelomere agents are stopped, co-author Dr. David R. Corey said in an interview with Reuters Health. “The bad news is that this means continuous administration (of the drug) will be necessary and patients can’t miss a dose or the telomeres will […]

Enzyme Inhibitor a Promising Cancer Therapy. Part 1

A family of compounds that inhibit a crucial cancer enzyme, leading to death of cancer-like cells in a test tube, offers hope as a promising type of potential cancer therapy, according to new study findings.