Melanie Dispenza, MD, PhD, a third-year fellow in the Allergy and Immunology Training Program at Northwestern Medicine, discusses a cancer drug that could be used to prevent common allergic reactions.
Following Bristol-Myers Squibb's agreement last week to buy Celgene Corp, Eli Lilly and Co said it would buy Loxo Oncology Inc for about $8 billion in cash, making its biggest bet on a cancer therapy market expected to be worth several billions of dollars.
A recall is active for a prescription drug used to slow or stop the growth of cancer cells in the brain.
Postmenopausal women who take estrogen therapy for long periods of time may have a significantly increased risk of breast cancer, a new study suggests.
A widely anticipated study has concluded that neither vitamin D nor fish oil supplements prevent cancer or serious heart-related problems.