Research reveals how lymph nodes expand during disease

( Cancer Research UK ) Cancer Research UK and UCL scientists have discovered that the same specialized immune cells that patrol the body and spot infections also trigger the expansion of immune organs called lymph nodes, according to a study published in Nature on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.

CIBC invests $1 million for innovative breast cancer research at Mount Sinai Hospital's Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research …

CIBC invests $1 million for innovative breast cancer research at Mount Sinai Hospital's Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Is Thalidomide the Next Big Cancer Drug?

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Innovative new drugs to treat cancer frequently make the headlines, either due to great success or controversy, as pharmaceutical companies get lambasted for selling the drugs at too high a price for state systems to afford. But alongside this high-budget pharmaceutical research is a different tactic being quietly waged in the background …

Van Andel Research Institute commits $7.5M to support epigenetic therapy in cancer treatment

The work of one of the Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) inaugural Dream Teams, launched in 2009 to focus on epigenetic therapy in cancer treatment, will continue with the commitment of $7.5 million from Van Andel Research Institute (VARI).

Federal Funding For Cancer Research Plummets In State

Connecticut's share of funding from the National Cancer Institute has dropped 19 percent since 2010 – a steeper decline than many other states, an analysis of National Institutes of Health (NIH) data show.

Research and Markets: PharmaPoint: HER2-Positive Breast Cancer – US Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "PharmaPoint: HER2-Positive Breast Cancer – US Drug Forecast