World / Science & Health Jul 6, 2019

Dementia tied to hormone-blocking prostate cancer treatment

Alzheimer's disease may be a risk for older prostate cancer patients given hormone-blocking treatment, a large, U.S. government-funded analysis found. Previous evidence has been mixed on whether the treatment might be linked with mental decline. But experts say the new results stand out because they're ...

Fujifilm and Bayer to jointly develop new cancer therapy

Business / Corporate Jul 2, 2019

Fujifilm and Bayer to jointly develop new cancer therapy

Fujifilm Corp. has said it will team up with Germany's Bayer AG on the development of a new immune-based cancer therapy platform using induced pluripotent stem, or iPS, cells that come from someone other than the patient. The German pharmaceutical giant will join the development ...