Link between Sugar and Tumor Growth

Scientists have discovered a new link between sugar and tumor growth ORIGINALLY POSTED BY BUSINESS INSIDER Written by: Hilary Brueck There’s a ‘vicious cycle’ happening that’s fueling cancer growth. Flickr There’s more bad news for sugar lovers. After nine years of research, molecular biologists in Belgium have discovered that sugars stimulate tumor growth. Their results, published Friday in the…

Cancer tumours destroyed by berry

…found in Queensland rainforest! Drug derived from the fruit of the blushwood tree kills cancerous tumours long-term in animals in 70% of cases (Original post by theguardian.com) Berries on the blushwood tree, a plant only found in specific areas of the Atherton Tablelands in tropical north Queensland. Photograph: QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute @MelissaLDavey Scientists…

Sean Parker will create a center for immunotherapy

Tech Billionaire Sean Parker Donates $250 Million for Cancer Research Tech billionaire Sean Parker will create a center for immunotherapy collaborating with six US-based cancer research institutions. ¬†Washington: Tech billionaire Sean Parker on Wednesday announced a $250 million grant to fund research aimed at breakthroughs in cancer treatment through immunotherapy. Mr Parker, the founder of…