New Biomarker Discovered for Breast Cancer

Researchers have discovered a protein which may be able to act as a biomarker for the most dangerous forms of breast cancer. The protein p66ShcA, has higher expression levels in metastatic breast cancers. By detecting this protein, doctors will be able to determine if the breast cancer has started to...

Thyroid Cancer Symptoms

The thyroid gland is a large endocrine gland found in the neck below the thyroid cartilage that forms the adams apple. The gland controls how rapidly the body uses energy, how the body responds to hormones and it makes proteins. The thyroid gland does these things by producing thyroid hormones including...

Mesothelioma cancer diagnosis

Diagnosing the various forms of cancer is not always an accurate science.  The initial symptoms can present in a large number of ways and sometimes it takes time to associate the symptom with the illness. With Mesothelioma, often the condition is not diagnosed until the cancer has accumulated in the organ,...