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World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition Company Profile

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The World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition is an international group of pancreatic cancer patient advocacy groups with a mission to drive transformational change for all those affected by the disease. Through global collaboration, the coalition raises awareness of pancreatic cancer by strengthening the efforts of participating member organizations. Each November, Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, coalition members unite on World Pancreatic Cancer Day to draw attention to pancreatic cancer and highlight the need for greater awareness, funding and research.


News Articles [3626 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

New treatment for pancreatic cancer

If the American Cancer Society's projections prove accurate, more people will die from pancreatic cancer than from breast, brain, ovarian or prostate cancer this year. One reason pancreatic cancer is...

Pancreatic Cancer Update: Abandoned Trial, Exciting Research, New Appointments

Pancreatic cancer is a particularly difficult cancer to treat, and although there have been advances in treatment, it is still an extremely deadly disease. Here’s a look at some recent news concerni...

Researchers develop effective method to diagnose pancreatic cancer

(Faculty of Science - University of Copenhagen) Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal cancer types. Only 8% of patients survive five years after diagnosis. This is partly due to a shortage of sy...

Researchers discover pancreatic cancer is 'four different diseases'

“Major insight into killer pancreatic cancer,” BBC News reports, after research into pancreatic cancer identified four distinct subtypes. 

Exposing how pancreatic cancer does its dirty work

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most insidious forms of the disease, in which an average of only 9% of patients are alive five years after diagnosis. One of the reasons for such a dismal outcome is t...

Inherited mutations may play a role in pancreatic cancer development

(Johns Hopkins Medicine) A small, retrospective study has found that, in patients with particular pancreatic duct lesions, the presence of an inherited mutation in a pancreatic cancer susceptibility g...

New Targeted Cancer Therapy may be ‘Possible Hope’ for Some Pancreatic Cancer Patients

New Targeted Cancer Therapy may be ‘Possible Hope’ for Some Pancreatic Cancer Patients Reporter: Irina Robu, PhD Pancreatic cancer is the 12th maximum common cancer and the fourth leading cause of...

Pancreatic cancer collective comments on promising new pancreatic cancer

(Stand Up To Cancer) Lustgarten Foundation and SU2C offer comments on research describing a new combination drug therapy demonstrating promise for patients with pancreatic cancer. This research is the...

Drugs and Medications [104 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Infugem [sun pharmaceutical industries, inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use INFUGEM safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for INFUGEM.   INFUGEM (gemcitabine in sodium chloride injection), f...

Repara silver nitrate [pss world medical, inc.]

REPARA (Silver Nitrate Applicators)

Gemcitabine hydrochloride [bluepoint laboratories]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection. Gemcitabine for inje...

Gemcitabine [fresenius kabi usa, llc]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection, USP. Gemcitabin...

Gemcitabine [fresenius kabi usa, llc]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use GEMCITABINE FOR INJECTION, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for GEMCITABINE FOR INJECTION, USP. GEMCITABIN...

PubMed Articles [7732 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Lifetime alcohol intake and pancreatic cancer incidence and survival: findings from the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study.

Pancreatic cancer has one of the worst prognoses with 5-year survival below 10%. There is some evidence that alcohol consumption might increase the risk of pancreatic cancer. We examined associations ...

Exploring the link between diabetes and pancreatic cancer.

: Epidemiological studies indicate an association between type 2 diabetes and pancreatic cancer but the complex and multidirectional relationship between them remains unclear. : We summarized epidemio...

Haspin knockdown can inhibit progression and development of pancreatic cancer in vitro and vivo.

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most aggressive and lethal malignancies and it is the eighth most common cause of death from cancer worldwide. The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of ...

A genetic variant in PIK3R1 is associated with pancreatic cancer survival in the Chinese population.

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest malignancies with few early detection tests or effective therapies. PI3K-AKT signaling is recognized to modulate cancer progression. We previously identified ...

Development of a Pancreatic Cancer Specific Binding Peptide Using Phage Display.

Pancreatic cancer has a very poor prognosis, and early diagnosis is a way to increase the survival rate of patients. The purpose of this study was to develop pancreatic cancer-specific peptides for im...

Clinical Trials [13374 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Focused Ultrasound for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer - an International Registry

This pancreatic cancer registry aims to collect information on people around the world who select focused ultrasound (FUS) as part of their treatment for pancreatic cancer to learn about t...

A Real-world Study of Albumin-bound Paclitaxel in the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer progresses rapidly and has a higher death rate. Albumin-bound paclitaxel is a new generation of paclitaxel . Albumin-bound paclitaxel is recommended as a class 1A evidenc...

Efficacy and Safety of Nab-Paclitaxel Plus S-1 in the First-line Treatment of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is a common malignancy of digestive system with gradually increasing incidence, is the fourth and seventh leading cause of cancer-related mortality in the world (1) and C...

A Biomarker Study to Identify Predictive Signatures of Response to LDE225 (Hedgehog Inhibitor) In Patients With Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is considered a rare form of cancer with about 277,000 new cases diagnosed in 2008 world-wide, which is about 2.5% of all forms of cancer. However, pancreatic cancer is m...

Pancreatic Cancer Registry: For Any Person With a Personal or Family History

The NFPTR was established in 1994 to find the causes of pancreatic cancer. In brief, the investigators are interested in both the genetic and non-genetic causes of pancreatic cancer. The i...

Companies [2531 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition

The World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition is an international group of pancreatic cancer patient advocacy groups with a mission to drive transformational change for all those affected...

CDISC and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clin...

Pancreatic Cancer Action

About Pancreatic Cancer Action: 5 year survival rates for pancreatic cancer have not changed in over 40 years and it is our mission to change this by way of increased awareness of pancreatic cancer...

Sky Foundation, Inc.

After being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2007 and responding well to treatment, Kasselman established Sky Foundation to fund research for the Sky Foundation Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund at t...

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is the only national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure. The organizat...

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