HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Hair loss with chemotherapy could be on the way out

hair gel. Patients will simply rub it onto their scalp before each chemotherapy treatment and wash it out several hours later.

"The work is very well done," says William Hait, director of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. He expects the treatment to be simpler and more effective than the "ice helmets" often used during chemotherapy. "It's just part of a whole effort by researchers around the world to get involved not only in curing the disease, but also in making the treatments a lot more tolerable."


'"/>

Contact: Claire Bowles
claire.bowles@rbi.co.uk
44-207-331-2751
New Scientist
11-Apr-2000


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. The search for a kinder, gentler chemotherapy
2. Drug prevents chemotherapy-induced hearing loss, study finds
3. Structure solved at Scripps shows how one human protein reduces potency of chemotherapy
4. ALL survivors bear genetic damage from life-saving chemotherapy
5. Scientist honored for studies of genetic influence on chemotherapy, tumor development
6. Gene therapy tested to protect bone marrow during chemotherapy
7. Researchers identify genetic markers to predict response to chemotherapy for colorectal cancer
8. When combining new oral anti-cancer agents with standard chemotherapy, timing may be crucial
9. Lung cancer patients in Japan, United States react differently to the same chemotherapy regimen
10. Stem cells more vulnerable to toxic chemotherapy when protective molecule is disabled
11. Small gene changes in some leukemia patients may explain varying responses to chemotherapy

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/5/2020)... ... , ... Regenative Labs has received approval from the Centers for Medicare & ... first Wharton’s jelly allografts to be assigned a Q code and be approved for ... Wharton’s jelly allograft product to be recognized as a 361 HCT/P by CMS regulated ...
(Date:7/18/2020)... ... July 16, 2020 , ... A study has been published ... Neoasis™ active noise control device to attenuate typical noises in a simulated neonatal ... the alarm sounds from patient monitors, ventilators and other bedside devices that would ...
(Date:7/2/2020)... ... July 01, 2020 , ... AltruBio Inc. http://www.altrubio.com ... a biologic for the treatment of steroid-refractory acute graft-versus-host disease (SR-aGVHD), at European ... J Martin of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, this single-arm, open-label Phase ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/12/2020)... FARMS, Mich. (PRWEB) , ... August 12, 2020 ... ... Consulting Group, Inc. (EMMA International), a global leader in FDA compliance consulting ... of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at ...
(Date:8/3/2020)... (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2020 , ... ... collection, today announced Jim Corrigan, President and CEO has been named one of ... broad cross-section of industry sectors, PharmaVoice 100 honorees are selected based on how ...
(Date:7/31/2020)... ... July 29, 2020 , ... R3 Stem Cell International is ... $3950. With 50 million stem cells total, patients may choose which extremities they would ... for arthritic joints (BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016). At R3 International, umbilical cord tissue is ...
(Date:7/31/2020)... ... July 29, 2020 , ... ... transmitter systems that can be configured to drive Klystrons, TWTs, IOTs, and magnetrons. ... drive one or two switches in a push-pull configuration; yielding fast fall time ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: