Ovarian cancers, benign or malignant, originate in cells of the ovaries. They are classified based on their tissue or origin, which includes the totipotent germ cells, epithelium, and the stromal endocrine cells. Here is the latest research.
Islet Cell Adenoma arises in the islet cells, which are insulin producing cells of the pancreas. These tumors can be either malignant or benign. Discover the latest research on Islet Cell Adenoma here.
Adrenocortical carcinoma (acc) is a rare malignancy of the adrenal cortex, associated with a generally dismal prognosis owing to its aggressive behavior. Here are the latest discoveries pertaining to this disease.
Islet Cell Carcinoma or Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours arises in the hormone producing cells of the pancreas. These tumors can be either malignant or benign. Discover the latest research on Islet Cell Carcinoma here.
The cervix contains two types of cells and when cancer arises from squamous cells within the cervix it is cervical squamous cell carcinoma. The endocervix is located just above the body of the cervix and contains glandular cells. When cancer begins here it is called endocervical adenocarcinoma. Here is the latest research on these two types of cancers.
Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer due to mutations in the brca1 and brca2 genes is the most common cause of hereditary forms of both breast and ovarian cancer. Here are the latest discoveries pertaining to these cancers.
Kidney or renal carcinoma is a malignant tumor that start in the kidney. Renal cell carcinoma and transitional cell carcinoma are the two most common types of kidney cancer. Several factors, both genetic and environmental, have been implicated in this cancer. Here is the latest research.
MicroRNAs are small non-coding RNAs that modulate gene expression at post-transcriptional level, playing a crucial role in diseases such as prostate cancer. Discover the latest research on MicroRNAs in prostate cancer.
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia is a group of inherited autosomal dominant cancers that occur in multiple hormone producing grandular organs. Discover the latest research on Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia here.
Penile cancer is tumor or cancer cells that occur on or within the penis. It is a rare form of cancer that is found in males, particularly in North America. Discover the latest research on penile neoplasms here.
Pituitary tumors are abnormal growths in the pituitary gland and account for approximately 17% of all intracranial neoplasms. There are two type: secretory (tumors that secrete hormones) and non-secretory (tumors that do not secrete hormones). Here is the latest research.