Posts Tagged ‘Treatment’

A Seminal Contribution to Scholarship

Posted on: December 15th, 2023 by admin

At the University of Cape Town (UCT), the degree of Doctor of Science in Medicine is the most senior doctorate […]

Find It Early Act

Posted on: August 18th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

It’s hard to believe but today marks 12 years since I started writing these Friday blogs, which means there have […]

Neural Networks and Tumours

Posted on: July 28th, 2023 by admin

Each year the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) invites applications from young scientists for the Wachtel Cancer Research […]

News from the WHO

Posted on: June 30th, 2023 by admin

Earlier this year, we reported that the WHO had just released its Global Breast Cancer Initiative, laying out a roadmap to save 2.5 […]

Update: The Microbiome and Breast Cancer

Posted on: May 26th, 2023 by admin

It was almost seven years ago that we published a blog about the role of the gut microbiome in breast cancer (© […]

Cancer Surgeon to Lead NIH

Posted on: April 28th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

When CapeRay was still in its infancy at the University of Cape Town (UCT), Kit Vaughan and Tania Douglas were […]

Covid … and a Silver Lining

Posted on: April 21st, 2023 by admin

Two weeks ago, Linda Geddes, the science correspondent for The Guardian, contributed two articles, the first describing how the Covid pandemic ushered in […]

New WHO Roadmap for Breast Cancer

Posted on: February 10th, 2023 by admin

Last Saturday, 4 February 2023, marked World Cancer Day and, in advance of this annual event, the World Health Organization (WHO) released […]

An Extraordinary Biographer

Posted on: December 30th, 2022 by admin

Eleven years ago, I wrote a blog, “In pursuit of the perfect design,” which was in fact a book review. The […]

Leap Forward with CRISPR

Posted on: November 18th, 2022 by admin

Two years ago, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for “the development of a method […]