July 6, 2020
People who take angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACE-i) or angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) for conditions such as high blood pressure were less likely to be diagnosed with colorectal cancer after having a normal colonoscopy
June 16, 2020
A collaborative study by research groups from the VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research and Ghent University uncovered a new mechanism causing colorectal cancer
June 12, 2020
a drug to lower blood pressure alters the tissue characteristics of secondary tumours, or metastases, from colon cancer.
April 2, 2020
Colorectal cancer kills more than 50,000 people a year in the United States alone, but scientists have struggled to find the exact mechanisms that trigger the growth of tumors in the intestine.
March 18, 2020
Researchers have found that colon cancer tumor cells produce energy for growth differently in women and men, and that this difference is associated with a more aggressive form of tumor growth with a higher incidence in women
March 3, 2020
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month. Although colorectal cancer is among the leading causes for cancer-related deaths, treatment for the disease has been steadily improving.
November 5, 2019
People who have a certain type of bacteria in their guts may be at greater risk of developing bowel cancer.
September 26, 2019
On the basis of a current epidemiological study, scientists at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) conclude that the role of genes has been overestimated in patients with a higher familial risk of colorectal cancer