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Greek Researcher Spearheads New Cancer-Treatment Study

A Greek researcher has headed a study which discovered how specifically targeted cancer treatment improved patient survival rates. Apostolia Tsimperidou at the Anderson Cancer Centre...

Earth Friendly Products ‘Go Green for Pink’ to Fight Cancer

A Greek-American firm which has spent 50 years producing environmentally-friendly cleaning products has announced a year-long partnership with the American Cancer Society (ACS). Earth Friendly...

Greek-American Scientist Uncovers ‘Invisible’ Organ Related to Cancer

Scientists in the U.S. - including a gastroenterologist of Greek descent - have announced that they have discovered a new organ which appears to...

Greek Scientist Develops Blood Test to Detect 8 Common Cancers

American researchers, led by Greek scientist Prof. Nickolas Papadopoulos, have developed a single blood test which screens for eight common cancer types and helps...

First Uterus Transplant in the US By Kefalonian Doctor

Dr. Andreas G. Tzakis performed the first uterus transplant in the US, giving hope to millions of women around the world who cannot procreate...

World Cancer Day: The Greek Who Developed the Pap Smear

By Elizabeth M. Shepard / Cornell Archives Today is World Cancer Day, a global event dedicated in the fight against cancer, that aims at raising...

Greek-American Researchers Seek Cure for Cancer

Greek Diaspora members have been travelling across the world, making a difference and contributing to science. Greek-Americans Dr. Panagiotis Anastasiadis and Dr. Antonis Kourtidis, researchers at...

Greek-Cypriot Professor Develops Anti-Cancer Drug

“We have high hopes that we will soon have drugs for many types of cancer that are more efficient, with far fewer side effects,”...

Greek Stanford Researcher: ‘Cancer Tests Save Few Lives’

Greek-American Stanford School of Medicine Professor John Ioannidis led a recent epidemiological research that showed more than two-thirds of cancer diagnostic tests do not save patients’...

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