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Bladder Cancer News: Studies Link Vitamin D Deficiency to Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer

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(UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK) According to a recent press release, vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of developing bladder cancer, according to a systematic review of seven studies presented today at the Society for Endocrinology annual conference in Brighton. Though further clinical studies are needed to confirm the findings, the study adds to […]

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Bladder Cancer News: New Research Suggests Chemotherapy Drives Treatment Resistance in Bladder Cancer

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(WEILL CORNELL MEDICINE) According to a recent press release, new research by Weill Cornell Medicine and University of Trento scientists shows that while chemotherapy kills the most common type of bladder cancer, urothelial cancer, chemotherapy also shapes the genetic evolution of remaining urothelial cancer cell clones to become drug-resistant.