Melanoma variability at the single-cell level predicts treatment responses

Patients with advanced melanoma have been able to live longer because of several newly approved targeted treatment options, including BRAF and MEK inhibitors. However, patients will often have different responses to the same treatment due to genetic variability. Melanoma varies from patient to patient, but genetic variability is also prevalent among different cells from a […]

How CT scans continue to play a fundamental role in cancer treatment

If you have been diagnosed with cancer, you have probably received at least one CT scan, before or during the course of your treatment, and possibly many more. A CT scan, or CAT scan as it’s also known, stands for Computerised Tomography, and uses X-rays taken from multiple angles around the body to create cross-sectional […]