Penalised for having cancer

1 November 2012 0
Many cancer patients are being tipped into poverty as a direct result of their illness, which adds stress and misery to an already very difficult situation. In this editorial, Cancer World looks at the many ways that a having...... [ more ]

Testing the testers

1 November 2012 0
Treating the right patient with the right therapy at the right time depends on having the right picture of every patient's key biological markers. A number of initiatives are now springing up across Europe to ensure that...... [ more ]

My World

1 November 2012 0
Maria João Cardoso is head breast surgeon at the Champalimaud Cancer Centre in Lisbon. She founded the patient support centre Mama Help, and leads a research group at the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, in Porto...... [ more ]