Tag Archives: tumor

Why Treating Cancer is So Difficult, Part 5: Is This Thing On?

Cancer as a “disease” is incredibly complex, and patient care for a cancer diagnosis is complex as a result. I’m starting to explore some of these difficulties in a series of articles: “Why Treating Cancer is So Difficult.” Previously published

Does Organ Function Determine Cancer Susceptibility?

Research article // Evolutionary Ecology of Organs: A Missing Link in Cancer Development? Some background // In the past few weeks I’ve focused a bit on why treating cancer is difficult (check out part 1 and part 2 to read more).

Guest Post: Your Body is at War with Cancer

// Today’s post comes from Logan Fulford, who is finishing his PhD inPathobiology and Molecular Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. He studies prostate cancer to understand how it functions, and the importance of the tumor microenvironment, to identify possible