Supercharge your immune cells to defeat cancer? Juno Therapeutics believes its treatments can do exactly that. When Milton Wright III got his third cancer diagnosis, he cried until he laughed. He was 20 and had survived leukemia twice before, first when he was eight and again as a teen. Each time he’d suffered through years […]Read more "Biotech’s Coming Cancer Cure"
Theory suggests trade-off between cancer risk and reproductive potential Large animals such as humpback whales may have evolved cancer-fighting mechanisms that smaller animals lack — but one flip-side could be lower rates of reproduction. If every living cell had an equal chance of becoming cancerous, whales and elephants should have a greater risk of developing […]Read more "Massive animals may hold secrets of cancer suppression"