The deep learning filter improves the accuracy of detecting cell mutations and the accuracy of cancer diagnosis

Based on deep learning technology, Deepfilter automatically filters out false positive results generated in next-generation gene sequencing technologies to improve the accuracy and efficiency of cancer diagnosis and treatment. Credit: Tsinghua Science and Technology, Tsinghua University Press Next-generation cancer strategies are based on next-generation gene sequencing (NGS), which paves the way for new techniques and … Read more

Do you know what matters for five days a day?

Eating five servings of fruits and vegetables each day has been promoted since the 1990s. But, despite decades digging into our brains, surveys still show that we mistakenly believe foods like jam, chips, and wine count towards the goal. As another study today warned about the potential dangers of ultra-processed foods and pointed to the … Read more

The Art and Science of Fitness | A fitness enthusiast who bravely fought cancer

Cancer can be a scary thing to endure. With the diagnosis often—and understandably so—comes the fear of death. But it doesn’t always have to be like this. With advances in medicine and oncology, cancer doesn’t have to scare us as much as it once did. And to prove my point, I’d like to take you … Read more

Annie Werching dies at 45: Actress best known for roles in 24, Posh, Timeless

Actress Annie Wershing, best known for spots on TV shows like Timeless and 24, has died after a nearly three-year battle with cancer. On social media, friends and family of the star confirmed Wershing’s death, which came years after he was diagnosed with cancer in the summer of 2020. A skilled professional, Wersching continued shooting … Read more

Cancer risk: “A change in bowel habits and a non-healing ulcer should never be left unchecked.”

In 2022, approximately 14,16,427 people will be diagnosed with cancer. Lung and breast cancer were the most common types of cancer. In India, cancer cases are on the rise. Data shows that one in nine people is likely to develop cancer in his/her life.Dr. Rakesh MP, Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology, Amrita Hospital shares, “Cancer is … Read more

A study finds that weight loss surgery extends life

CNN – Weight loss surgery lowers the risk of premature death, particularly from obesity-related conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease, according to a new 40-year study of nearly 22,000 people who had bariatric surgery in Utah. The study found that people who underwent one of four types of weight-loss surgery were less likely to … Read more

AI discovers liver cancer drug candidate in 30 days

DeltaWorks/Pixabay A major breakthrough in artificial intelligence (AI) may herald a new era in drug discovery that may completely revamp the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, healthcare and life sciences industries. Scientists break new ground as artificial intelligence discovers a new drug candidate for liver cancer in just 30 days. The study was published this month in Chemical … Read more

CAR donor T cells show promise in treating cancer in early human trials

Illustration of a white blood cell.Clarification: stock struggle (stock struggle) Early research in people has found that an experimental treatment that uses white blood cells from donors to stave off cancer still shows promise. The treatment appears to be relatively safe and well tolerated, and more than half of patients with difficult-to-treat multiple myeloma have … Read more

Investigators are exploring the effect of cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption on black breast cancer survivors

Credit: Unsplash / CC0 Public Domain Investigators from Rutgers Cancer Institute in New Jersey, the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the state, along with RWJBarnabas Health, found that a higher risk of death in black breast cancer survivors was associated with a history of cigarette smoking combined with regular alcohol consumption. at … Read more