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Hetero launches biosimilar Bevacizumab to treat metastatic colorectal cancer

Hetero, one of India's leading generic pharmaceutical companies, announced the launch of biosimilar 'Bevacizumab' in India for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) under the brand name 'Cizumab'.


Addition of Eloxatin® Following Surgery Delays Cancer Progression in Certain Colorectal Cancers

The addition of the chemotherapy combination consisting of Eloxatin (oxalipatin) plus 5-fluorouracil (5 FU) following surgery reduces the risk of cancer progression among patients with deficient mismatch repair (dMMR) stage III colorectal cancer. These results were recently published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Among patients with colorectal cancer that has spread to […]...

Low LDH May Predict Second-Line Bevacizumab CRC Response

The addition of bevacizumab to second-line chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer could be targeted to patients with low lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) levels, say Italian scientists. Medscape Medical News


Merrimack, Baxalta initiate phase I study of MM-151 for colorectal cancer

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals and Baxalta are initiating a phase I clinical study of Merrimack’s oligoclonal EGFR (epidermal growth factor receptor) inhibitor, MM-151, in combination with ONIVYDE (irinotecan liposome injection) plus fluorouracil (5-FU) and leucovorin in patients with RAS wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer. Data from a prior phase I study of MM-151 supports further clinical e...

Merrimack begins Phase l combination trial of MM-151 and onivyde to treat metastatic colorectal cancer

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, along with Baxalta, has begun a Phase l clinical trial of MM-151 in combination with onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection), fluorouracil (5-FU) and leucovorin to treat RAS wild-type, metastatic, colorectal cancer patients…

Oncolytics begins Phase II trial of Reolysin in female patients with colorectal cancer

Canadian-based biotechnology company Oncolytics has initiated the Phase II trial of Reolysin (pelareorep) in combination with FOLFOX6, bevacizumab and pembrolizumab in female patients with KRAS-mutant colorectal cancer (CRC) metastatic to the liver.

Merrimack and Baxalta announce initiation of Phase I study of MM-151 in combination with ONIVYDE regimen in metastatic colorectal cancer

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals and Baxalta jointly announced the initiation of a Phase I clinical study of Merrimack's oligoclonal EGFR (epidermal growth factor receptor) inhibitor, MM-151, in combination with ONIVYDE® (irinotecan liposome injection) plus fluorouracil (5-FU) and leucovorin in patients with RAS wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer.

CXCR4 polymorphism predicts progression-free survival in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated with first-line bevacizumab-based chemotherapy

Oncolytics Biotech® Inc. launches Phase 2 Study for female patients with colorectal cancer metastatic to the liver

CALGARY, AB – Oncolytics Biotech Inc. reports that following its submission to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for review, the Investigational New Drug Application containing the protocol titled “Phase 2 study of REOLYSIN® (pelareorep) in combination with FOLFOX6, bevacizumab and pembrolizumab in female patients with KRAS-mutant colorectal cancer metastatic to the liver...

Variant alleles in factor V, prothrombin, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1, methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase and risk of thromboembolism in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated with first-line chemotherapy plus bevacizumab

ASCO 2016: Wnt stem cell signaling pathway implicated in colorectal cancer in patients under 50

While increased screening continues to drive down overall colorectal cancer rates, the rate of colorectal cancer in patients under age 50 is increasing, and the disease is commonly more aggressive in these young patients. A University of Colorado Cancer...

Pretargeted radioimmunotherapy may eliminate colorectal cancer

An emerging cancer therapy has colorectal tumors surrounded. Presenters at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) are unveiling a novel radioimmunotherapy that combines a cancer-seeking antibody with potent radionuclide agents, resulting in complete remission of colorectal cancer in mouse models.

EPI proColon® – Novel Blood Screening Test Approved for Colorectal Cancer Detection

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Epi proColon®, a test that screens for colorectal cancer from a simple blood draw. The approval specifies that EPI proColon is only indicated for individuals at an average risk of developing colorectal cancer who choose not to undergo other colorectal cancer screening methods specified in […] The post EPI proColon® – N...

Genetic cause of 15% of all colorectal cancer diagnoses identified.

Colorectal cancer is the development of cancer from the colon or rectum, due to the abnormal growth of cells that have the ability to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Signs and symptoms may include blood in the stool, a change in bowel movements, weight loss, and feeling tired all the time.  Up to 15% of colorectal

Microbiota profiles in patients with colorectal cancer differ from healthy individuals

Microbiota profiles associated with colorectal cancer were found to be different from those in individuals without colorectal cancer in a recent study. Moreover, bacterial clusters associated with colorectal cancer were found to be differentially correlated with mucosal gene-expression profiles. “The heterogeneity of the CRC-associated microbiota identified could be exploited as a screening tool...

How mouth microbes may worsen colorectal cancer

Bacteria commonly found in the mouth have been recently shown to worsen colorectal cancer in animals, but it has not been clear how these microbes make their way to the gut in the first place. A study published August 10 in Cell Host & Microbe sheds light on this question, revealing that oral microbes called fusobacteria may use the bloodstream to reach colorectal tumors. The findings also show ex...

Researchers Discover Colorectal Cancer Biomarker

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have discovered that a deficiency in a key protein that regulates immune system warning signals could be a new biomarker for colorectal cancer, the second largest cancer killer in the United States. They believe the marker could be used to gauge response to a potential new treatment for the disease.Read more about Researchers Discover Colorect...

Health policy expert discusses guidelines for colorectal cancer screening

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of death from cancer in the United States, after lung cancer, yet many Americans are still loathe to be screened for the disease.

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Less than 3% of IBD patients develop colorectal cancer after colectomy

The prevalence and incidence of colorectal cancer among patients with inflammatory bowel disease is less than 3% after colectomy and less than 1% after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, according to the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis.The researchers also identified residual rectum and history of colorectal cancer as risk factors for post-colectomy cancer risk.

Researchers block common colon cancer tumor type in mice

A new scientific study has identified why colorectal cancer cells depend on a specific nutrient, and a way to starve them of it. Over one million men and women are living with colorectal cancer in the United States. The National Cancer Institute estimates 4.5% of all men and women will be diagnosed with the cancer during their lifetime, making it the third most common non-skin cancer.

No matter how you take it, coffee drinking can decrease the risk of colorectal cancer says new study

To carry out their study, researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) looked at a group of 5,145 participants with colorectal cancer, and a further 4,097 participants without colorectal cancer as a control group. Data on coffee consumption was collected by interview and

ITBCC takes revolutionary step in improving biomarker assessment in colorectal cancer

In colorectal cancer, the presence of invasive tumor cells at the advancing edge of the tumor can provide valuable information on prognosis. Initiated by the Colorectal Cancer Research Group at the Institute of Pathology, University of Bern, a consensus conference was held to determine how this phenomenon should best be put into practice.

We met the Biotech with the First & Only US Approved Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the second biggest Cancer killer in the US. This sad figure could be dramatically improved. A problem Berlin-based Epigenomics want to solve and just got a significant milestone: an FDA approval for commercialisation. I met with Thomas Taapken, the CEO of ... This awesome article We met the Biotech with the First & Only US Approved Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer app...

Oophorectomy may increase colorectal cancer risk

Women who underwent oophorectomy for benign indications appeared at greater risk for colorectal cancer, according to the results of a population study conducted in Sweden.Data have shown that hormonal factors may influence the development of colorectal cancer, according to study background.

CDC: US has sufficient health care resources to achieve CRC screening goals

CDC researchers estimate that U.S. health care facilities have the capacity to meet the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable’s goal of screening at least 80% of adults aged 50 to 75 years for colorectal cancer by 2018.“Colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer for men and women in the U.S., but it doesn’t have to be,” Djenaba Joseph, MD, MPH, medical director of the colorectal...


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