Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. It has three major areas: medical, surgical, and radiation.
Cancer is curable
Since the introduction of assisted reproductive technology (ART), such as in vitro fertilization (IVF), there have been concerns that ART may increase the risk of ovarian tumors. However, the long-term effects of assisted reproductive technology (ART) on ovarian tumor risk are ...Learn More
What is solid tumor?As a main type of cancers, solid tumor refers to an abnormal clump of cells (containing no liquid or cysts) that can divide uncontrollably and are capable of invading other tissues. The term in discussing cancerous tumors is used to distinguish between a ...Learn More
Targeted therapy refers to a type of cancer treatment that utilizes designed proteins to precisely target cancer-related molecules, thus controlling the growth, division and spread of cancer cells. Those proteins used in targeted therapy can range from small molecules that can ...Learn More
CAR-T therapy is one of the most advanced immunotherapies to date. In CAR-T therapy, some of a cancer patient’s key immune cells, called T cells, are removed and engineered in a way that they begin to produce new surface proteins called chimeric antigen receptors (CARs). Those ...Learn More