by Troy Moore on September 15th, 2020
Cancers are divided into two types: solid tumor cancers that form tumors and blood (or hematologic) cancers that typically do not form a solid tumor. In recognition of Blood Cancer Awareness Month this month, we take a closer look at the three main types of blood cancer, the signs and symptoms of blood cancer, and what you should do if you or someone you care about is experiencing symptoms of the disease. There are three major types of blood cancer: Leukemias are cancers that involve...
by Troy Moore on September 1st, 2020
Blood, or hematologic, cancers are characterized by uncontrolled multiplication of cancerous blood cells, which interfere with the function of normal...
by Troy Moore on August 17th, 2020
Li-Fraumeni syndrome (LFS) is a hereditary cancer syndrome that affects about 1 in every 5,000 to 20,000 people worldwide. The syndrome is named for...
by Troy Moore on August 10th, 2020
A mere decade or so after Watson and Crick discovered the double-helix structure of DNA, scientists established the existence of both coding and...
by Troy Moore on August 3rd, 2020
Liver cancer is the most common type of cancer in some sub-Saharan and Southeast Asian countries. While liver cancer is much less common in the...