Katherine Tucker, professor of nutritional epidemiology in the department of Health Sciences and coauthor of a new textbook on nutrition and disease, says that following a healthy diet could prevent diabetes, heart disease, and many forms of cancer.
Sean Burns, E’13, is currently working in a medical oncology laboratory at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Northeastern and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have announced an institutional collaboration to fight cancer by leveraging each institution’s expertise.
Pharmaceutical sciences professor Ban-An Khaw was named a Mass Challenge finalist for his ground-breaking technology to detect cancer at very low levels by tagging cells with a “Christmas tree” of radioactive markers.
Network scientists at Northeastern find that Google’s PageRank algorithm can reveal complex interactions in other kinds of networks, such as the human body.
A Northeastern PhD student working on a breakthrough in cancer detection is inspired by connections made with Nobel Prize winners at global conference.
Engineering undergraduates construct a microscope that can simplify and speed up the diagnosis of skin cancer
More than 40 Boston sixth-graders are recognized for their essays at the 20th annual Max Warburg Courage Curriculum luncheon
Professor wins NCI grant to develop computer-animated conversational agents to guide cancer patients through clinical trials