Posts Tagged ‘Survivor’

Approval of “Living Drug” to Treat Cancer

Posted on: September 1st, 2017 by admin 4 Comments

In 2012 six-year-old Emily Whitehead was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and, since she did not respond to standard treatment, was near […]

No Place to Hide

Posted on: June 3rd, 2016 by admin 5 Comments

When a woman is treated for breast cancer, one of the fears is that the disease may spread, or metastasize  to […]

Breast Cancer in Asia

Posted on: April 29th, 2016 by admin 3 Comments

Over the past two decades breast cancer has become a major health issue across the countries in the Pacific-Region where […]

An Illegitimate Dose Model?

Posted on: February 26th, 2016 by admin 3 Comments

In December 1946 the American scientist Hermann Muller was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine “for the discovery of the production of […]

A Scientist with Breast Cancer

Posted on: February 5th, 2016 by admin 2 Comments

Yesterday, 4 February 2016, was World Cancer Day. It took place under the tagline “We can. I can.” and explored how […]

Not Beyond Us

Posted on: February 6th, 2015 by admin

This past Wednesday, 4 February 2015, was World Cancer Day, a global event that has taken place since 2000, uniting the world’s population […]

Breast Cancer Detective

Posted on: November 28th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

Before Rachel Brem had reached her teenage years, her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. As she later recalled, “I just decided that […]

The Firing Squad of Statistics

Posted on: September 5th, 2014 by admin

The Cancer Research Initiative at the University of Cape Town (UCT) co-hosted a seminar this week in which the author S. Lochlann […]

A Race Still Unfinished

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

Today marked the publication of a special section on breast cancer in Science, the prestigious journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. […]

Colours of Hope

Posted on: February 14th, 2014 by admin

Seaside of Amsterdam Love Beyond Words Colours of Trust and Hope. All images copyright: The Max Foundation Maximiliano Rivarola, born in […]