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Chemotherapy

Mustard Gas – an unlikely ally in the fight against cancer

A look into the history of Mustard Gas and how it forever changed cancer research – A High Schooler’s POV – Rishi Manoharan & Aditya Thiyag Over one hundred years ago, a conflict of unprecedented size commanded the world. Aptly titled “The Great War”,  World War I claimed over 40 million lives. However, one weapon […]

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Cancer Control Cancer Prevention Epidemiology

A look at the state of cancer epidemiology studies in India – An interview with Dr. Krishnatreya

Most of the major population-based epidemiological studies on cancer in India have been region-specific. Population based cancer survival is the most unbiased estimate for measuring effectiveness of existing cancer control efforts by the Government.

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Cancer Control Cancer Prevention Cancer Registry Insurance Oncology

Ayushman Bharat – Implications in cancer treatment – An Interview with Dr. Krishnatreya

In fact, around 100,000 lives can be saved annually by merely linking the National Health Protection Mission or Ayushman Bharat with cancer screening in an eligible population of the country.