Better shared decision-making could help patients feel more empowered, avoid treatment side-effects and reduce overtreatment.
Cancer: Help, Diagnosis & Treatment
A 600-patient randomized clinical trial supports pembrolizumab and chemotherapy as a first-line treatment
A new approach to RNA sequencing reveals thousands of previously inaccessible RNA fragments in blood plasma that might serve as disease- and organ-specific biomarkers.
A U-M study is the first to define how a little-known type of cell death impacts tumor cells and immune cells.
By capturing more cancer cells than blood draw screening, this device could help doctors understand a tumor’s biology and make decisions about treatment.
While it plays a protective role in other diseases, knocking out NLRP6 in mice led to better outcomes, less-severe symptoms after bone marrow transplant.