As pancreatic cancer remains one of the deadliest forms of this disease known to man, researchers have been working feverishly to improve early screening protocols. As it is in other forms of cancer, early detection can lead to successful treatment. For those with pancreatic cancer, however, a lack of an early screening test coupled with…

Often considered one of the deadliest forms of cancer, pancreatic cancer has a survival rate of less than 10 percent at the five-year mark. With no routine screening procedure, few early stage symptoms and most cases only being diagnosed after they’ve become advanced, this disease claims more than 41,000 American lives each year. A new…