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Mom’s raw post on childhood cancer goes viral

Heart-wrenching photos of a 5-year-old girl gently supporting her 4-year-old brother as the side effects of chemotherapy disrupt their playtime have gone viral after their mother shared a raw post about how childhood cancer impacts the whole family. “One thing they don’t tell you about childhood cancer is that it affects the entire family,” Kaitlin… Read More »

Handheld MasSpec Pen for Molecular Cancer Detection During Surgeries

Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin have developed a new handheld pen for rapid intraoperative cancer detection. Their work demonstrates that the tool can identify different molecular profiles between cancerous and non-cancerous tissue without harming the sampled tissues. This exciting development can one day improve cancer diagnosis and allow for more precise surgical… Read More »

FDA Approves Nubeqa (darolutamide) for Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

FDA Approves Nubeqa (darolutamide) for Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Print this page WHIPPANY, N.J., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved Nubeqa® (darolutamide), an androgen receptor inhibitor (ARi), for the treatment of patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC).1 The FDA approval is based on the Phase III ARAMIS trial evaluating… Read More »