BMI and molecular subtypes of colorectal cancer

May 2023 – A recent analysis has found the strongest evidence to date, that people with a high body mass index (a measure of weight for people of equal height) are more likely to develop colorectal cancer. For people of the same height, a 5kg increase in weight was associated with an 18% rise in […]

Mayo Clinic study shows AI may improve prediction of colorectal cancer 

August 2022 – In a multinational study led by a Mayo Clinic research team using artificial intelligence (AI), investigators developed an algorithm to improve the prediction of colorectal cancer recurrence. Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society. Rish Pai, M.D., Ph.D., a […]