Articles tagged with: chemotherapy

Avastin: Extending the Life for Advanced Cervical Cancer Patients

Avastin: Extending the Life for Advanced Cervical Cancer Patients

Most forms of cancer that reach an advanced stage – with or without spreading (metastasis) – are killers. Cervical cancer is no exception. Whereas the survival rate for women diagnosed with stage 1 cervical cancer is 80-90%, with stage IV the survival rate is less than 15%. In fact, currently, most women diagnosed with stage IV or recurring cervical cancer live less than 12 months...

Clinical Trial: Resveratrol May Aid Cancer Radiation Treatment

Clinical Trial: Resveratrol May Aid Cancer Radiation Treatment

Adding to the list of studies that find good things about resveratrol, researchers at the University of Missouri demonstrated that it could make certain types of cancer cells more susceptible to radiation treatment...