News file for: Kidney Cancer

Taking The Guesswork Out Of Kidney Cancer

Taking The Guesswork Out Of Kidney Cancer

The molecular test kit for kidney cancer helps to classify patients according to their predicted response to existing drugs.

Scientists Study Kidney Cancer Genome From Many Angles

Scientists Study Kidney Cancer Genome From Many Angles

An integrative genomic analysis has identified critical genes linked to kidney cancer, paving the way for better treatment of the cancer.

Baxter China To Increase Rural Access To Renal Therapy

Baxter China To Increase Rural Access To Renal Therapy

Baxter China has piloted a program to deploy a sustainable care and delivery model for peritoneal dialysis patients living in rural areas of the country.

Some Herbal Medicines May Pose Kidney Failure Risk, Study

Some Herbal Medicines May Pose Kidney Failure Risk, Study

Researchers are warning that millions of people may be exposed to the risk of developing kidney failure and bladder cancer by taking herbal medicines that are widely available in Asia.

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Researchers have found that patients carrying genetic mutations that characterize Lynch syndrome face an increased risk of developing breast and pancreatic cancer.

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

The Forgotten Cancers Project launched yesterday by the Cancer Council Victoria hopes to understand the causes of less common and under-researched cancers.