March 10, 2017
A group of researchers from Tel Aviv University has discovered how malignant tumors from melanoma, the deadly skin cancer, work. The group is led by a young lecturer and researcher, Dr. Carmit Levy.
March 3, 2017
A researcher at Zebra Medical Vision has created a new mammography algorithm that uses machine and deep learning to diagnose breast cancer (BC), with results that the company claims are superior to those achieved using current methods.
February 24, 2017
The city that never stops – Tel Aviv – continues to be the strongest draw among medical school graduates who want to serve as interns in hospitals.
Tumor Test Helps Identify Which Breast Cancers Don’t Require Extra Treatment For years, doctors have focused on detecting breast cancer at the earliest possible moment after a tumor develops so treatment can start right away. But more and more studies are showing many small, early tumors don’t present a danger. So, when is it safe… Continue reading Tumor Test Helps Identify Which Breast Cancers Don’t Require Extra Treatment
Effective Immunotherapy Steps Closer With New T Cell Study In a recent study, researchers report some progress in developing an immunotherapy for ovarian cancer. However, they also outline the considerable challenges that remain before the treatment can be made effective for this and other cancers that have solid tumors. The researchers presented the findings at… Continue reading Effective Immunotherapy Steps Closer With New T Cell Study
In March of 2013 after a routine mammogram I received a diagnosis of breast cancer. After discovering that I was a carrier of the BRCA2 mutation I had a bilateral mastectomy in April, breast reconstruction and ovarian removal in May. Fortunately, the cancer was small, only in one breast, and hadn’t spread to the… Continue reading My Breast Cancer Story by Rebecca Guenther