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NewsA cutting-edge technique called cellular barcoding has been used to tag, track and pinpoint cells responsible for the spread of breast cancer.
Historically, urologists have been the primary caretakers for men with localized prostate cancer, which is the most prevalent solid tumor in men over 50 years of age and the second-leading cause of cancer-specific mortality in the United States today.
DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Medullary Thyroid Cancer – Pipeline Insight, 2019” drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Medullary Thyroid Cancer – Pipeline Insight, 2019 offers comprehensive insights of the pipeline (under development) therapeutics scenario and growth prospects across Medullary Thyroid … Continue reading ...
Under a new proposal, the Medicare program would pay for expensive new cancer therapies known as CAR-T, for patients across the country.
A rare tumor type of cancer is unable to synthesize cholesterol, opening the door to an entirely new way of approaching treatment. The post Cancer Cells May Have Achilles’ Heel in Cholesterol appeared first on GEN - Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News.
Scientists at Imperial College London and the University of Melbourne have developed artificial intelligence (AI) software that they claim can more accurately predict ovarian cancer prognosis than current methods, and which can also indicate which treatments are most likely to be effective for individual patients. The post Artificial Intelligence Improves Ovarian Cancer Prognosis appeared first on...
GammaTile Therapy is an FDA-cleared, surgically targeted radiation therapy (STaRT) that is designed to delay tumor regrowth for patients with brain tumors. The first patient was treated by The post University of Minnesota to offer new targeted therapy for recurrent brain tumors appeared first on Compelo Medical Devices.
More cancer patients are living longer, studies show. But few are getting the help they need to stay healthy https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/50-states/2019/02/13/life-after-cancer-survivors-oncology-survivorship-plans-long-term-health/2794121002/
More cancer patients are living longer, studies show. But few are getting the help they need to stay healthy https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/50-states/2019/02/13/life-after-cancer-survivors-oncology-survivorship-plans-long-term-health/2794121002/ …
Pfizer and J&J are already on the market with products for non-metastatic prostate cancer. Bayer aims to compete with its drug darolutamide.
Stitching together a 'Google Earth' for cancer - Cancer Research UK https://scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2019/02/14/stitching-together-a-google-earth-for-cancer/ …
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There are plenty of great scientific research stories out this week. Here’s a look at just a few of them.
Although parity and age at first pregnancy are among the most known extrinsic factors that modulate breast cancer risk, their impact on the biology of subsequent breast cancer has never been explored in depth....
The #BirsoyLab, led by @KivancBirsoy, has identified a rare type of #cancer cell that cannot make cholesterol, a key nutrient. By targeting this deficiency, scientists may be able to develop new strategies for treating the disease. https://www.rockefeller
The #BirsoyLab, led by @KivancBirsoy, has identified a rare type of #cancer cell that cannot make cholesterol, a key nutrient. By targeting this deficiency, scientists may be able to develop new strategies for treating the disease. https://www.rockefeller.edu/news/251
In a population-based study, both patients on dialysis and those who received kidney transplants experienced over 2.5-times higher risks of cancer death than age- and sex-matched individuals without kidney failure. In dialysis patients, the main driver for cancer death was from cancers that were present prior to starting dialysis, whereas in transplant recipients, cancer deaths were mainly driven...
The 5α-reductase inhibitor finasteride (Proscar), an agent commonly used to treat lower urinary tract problems and baldness in men, was found to be safe and effective in reducing the risk of prostate cancer.
During a recent OncLive Peer Exchange®, a panel of breast cancer experts discussed emerging agents in triple-negative breast cancer, which include an anti–PD-L1 antibody, 2 PARP inhibitors, and a novel antibody–drug conjugate.
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Condition affects cognitive function and memory that scientists have linked to dementia
Julie R. Brahmer, MD, discusses advances made with immunotherapy in the lung cancer space, highlights challenges that still need to be addressed, and sheds light on ongoing research designed to determine treatment approaches beyond PD-1/PD-L1 and CTLA-4 inhibition
A research team led by Professor Johann de B
Assessing the level of programmed death ligand 1 (PD-L1) expressed by a non–small-cell lung (NSCLC) tumor can help clinicians determine how the patient should be treated. Now, researchers report (“A Novel Approach to Detect Programmed Death Ligand 1 (PD-L1) Status and Multiple Tumor Mutations Using a Single Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Bronchoscopy Specimen”) in the […] The pos...
Blood platelets play a critical role in helping blood to clot and stop bleeding after injury. However, activated platelets can also contribute to the formation of unwanted, dangerous blood clots, and are associated with a range of disorders, including cancer. Although antiplatelet therapies are available to help address platelet-related disorders, treated patients are then at […] The post Ca...
Zebra Medical Vision announces it’s the recipient of three grants from the Israeli innovation authority to provide AI analysis at Ichilov Hospital, and through Integrated health providers Maccabi and Clalit. Zebra Medical Vision (https://www.zebra
For high-risk cancer, therapy is shifting from radiotherapy to radical prostatectomy.