Can Bacteria Be Engineered To Fight Cancer?

Life – Terror. Ecstasy. Fight. Denial. Flight. Failure. PAIN. Forgiveness. Reconciliation. Hope. Love. Peace – Death. Can bacteria be engineered in ways that they help our bodies better fight cancer? That’s the goal Tal Danino, Ph.D., and The Cancer Research Institute (CRI) ‘Old STAR’, research program, named after the “Father of Modern Tumour Immunology.” Trillions ofContinue reading “Can Bacteria Be Engineered To Fight Cancer?”

Doctor, What About Immunotherapy?

Life – Terror. Ecstasy. Fight. Denial. Flight. Failure. PAIN. Forgiveness. Reconciliation. Hope. Love. Peace – Death As a cancer sufferer I am increasingly frustrated by the lack of availability (access) to any of the ground-breaking ‘new’ treatments that are widely published? Almost exclusively, such treatments, often clinical trials, are only available to those near toContinue reading “Doctor, What About Immunotherapy?”

Delivering A Radioactive Payload Directly To Cancer Cells

Life – Terror. Ecstasy. Fight. Denial. Flight. Failure. PAIN. Forgiveness. Reconciliation. Hope. Love. Peace – Death Research involving a new ‘search-and-destroy’ medicine known as PSMA therapy. The treatment acts like a guided missile, consisting of a radioactive particle that can be delivered directly to cancer cells. The treatment, sometimes known as Lutetium-177 PSMA, uses aContinue reading “Delivering A Radioactive Payload Directly To Cancer Cells”

BRCA1 & BRCA2 It’s All Down To Our Genes?

Life – Terror. Ecstasy. Fight. Denial. Flight. Failure. Forgiveness. Reconciliation. Hope. Love. Peace – Death. Post Genealogy Screening Results My aim for Genealogy Screening was to establish a baseline that might help to forewarn (and) protect my son, daughter and grandson (and future grandchildren) in years to come. However, I did also have more thanContinue reading “BRCA1 & BRCA2 It’s All Down To Our Genes?”