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Cancer Imaging is the official journal of ICIS, an open access, peer-reviewed journal published by BioMed Central. Original articles, as well as reviews and editorials written by international imaging experts with a subspecialty focus on oncology, are published regularly online;  sign up for alerts to keep up-to-date with the latest articles.

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The journal encompasses CT, MRI, ultrasound, single photon and positron emission tomography, including multimodality imaging in all kinds of malignant tumours, plus new developments, techniques and innovations.

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Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today

Breast cancer: Marker of deadly recurrence identified

Published: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Low or no NR2F1 protein in cells that metastasize from primary breast tumors to bone marrow indicates a high risk of lethal cancer recurrence, says study.

How a breastfeeding mechanism may affect breast cancer

Published: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:00:00 PDT

A molecular mechanism that is involved in the breast's adaptation to breastfeeding may sustain pre-cancerous breast cells, finds a new study.

Aspirin may reduce liver cancer risk

Published: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The latest study to investigate the relationship between regular aspirin use and liver cancer risk finds a significant positive interaction.

What is this white spot on my eyeball?

Published: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:00:00 PDT

A white spot on the eye is often a corneal ulcer or a pinguecula. These eye conditions are treatable. It is essential to seek immediate medical attention for a white spot on the eye, as long-lasting damage can occur without treatment. Learn more about white spots on the eye, their causes, and treatment options here.

Breast cancer: Omega-3-rich diet may stop tumors from spreading

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 PDT

A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may halt the growth of cancer cells by strengthening the immune system and curbing inflammation.

New risk factor for mouth cancer uncovered

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 03:00:00 PDT

There are several risk factors associated with mouth cancer. A recent study conducted in Taiwan might add another to the list: air pollution.

Cancer: Alternative therapies are popular but risky

Published: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Two new studies show that the use of complementary and alternative medicines is widespread among people who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Existing drug shows promise for treating aggressive breast cancer

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:00:00 PDT

An antipsychotic drug that is used to treat Tourette's syndrome shows promising results against triple-negative breast cancer in a study of cells and mice.

Invasive lobular breast cancer: Prognosis and statistics

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Invasive lobular breast cancer affects the lobules, which contain glands that produce breast milk. This type of cancer can spread to other parts of the breast and may affect other areas of the body. In this article, learn more about treatments, remission, and outlook.

What to know about age spots (liver spots)

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Age spots, or liver spots, are common and harmless. They do not require treatment, but people can get rid of them with creams and cosmetic procedures. Age spots can resemble certain forms of skin cancer, and anyone concerned about an age spot should speak with a doctor.

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11 October 2018

Congratulations to our 2018 prize winners!

Congratulations to our 2018 prize winners!

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