Biotech Startups Partner to Accelerate Personalized Cancer Detection and Treatment

( BIOSCIENCE TECHNOLOGY) – Houston-based MolecularMatch, which launched its online platform two years ago to connect cancer patients to treatment options and clinical trials, has partnered with Liquid Biotech USA

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Battling Cancer With Light

(Reuters) – Researchers have successfully prevented and reversed cancer in frogs by manipulating electrical signals in cells using light. Ben Gruber reports. Dany Adams is collecting frog embryos for an

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NTU Scientists Invent Bubble Technology Which Can Shoot Drugs Deep Into Tumors

(Nanotech Now) – The NTU scientists create micro-sized gas bubbles coated with cancer drug particles and iron oxide nanoparticles, and then use magnets to direct these bubbles to gather around

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Pfizer Backs Biology-Guided Cancer Radiotherapy Startup in $46M Series B Round

(Fierce Medical Devices) – Reflexion Medical has raised $46 million to develop the first biology-guided radiotherapy system that offers targeted cancer treatment. Last fall, the Hayward, CA-based startup said it

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American Cancer Society and IBM Announce Collaboration to Create a Virtual Cancer Health Advisor

Washington, D.C. – 12 Apr 2016: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) today announced a partnership to create the first advisor for people fighting cancer, powered by

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Toward Diagnosing Diseases Such as Cancer in their Earliest Stages

(ACS) – Detecting diseases such as cancer in their earliest stages can make a huge difference in patient treatment, but it is often difficult to do. Now scientists report in

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GM Adenovirus Used by Doctors to Attack Tumour Cells

(Reuters) – Argentine scientists develop cancer-fighting virus to kill tumours. Liane Wimhurst reports.   Using a virus to fight cancer. Researchers in Argentina have developed a genetically-modified adenovirus. It’s the

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John Grisham Book Turns Spotlight on Futuristic Cancer Treatment

By Amrutha Penumudi March 14 (Reuters) – A new book by bestselling author John Grisham is giving new impetus to a handful of companies striving to develop what they say could be

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