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Source: Brunel University London  Nov 01, 2018
A shift in glucose metabolism hails progression from liver cirrhosis to liver cancer, finds a new study Liver cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide, claiming 700,000 lives each year. Most cases are discovered too late for a cure -- but now a study offers hope of early detection, and targets for new treatments. Published in Frontiers in Cell and Developmenta...
Source: Journal of Controlled Release  Oct 24, 2018
Houston Methodist scientists have developed a nanodevice to deliver immunotherapy without side effects to treat triple-negative breast cancer. Inserted straight into a tumor, this nanofluidic seed makes it possible to deliver a one-time, sustained-release dose that would eliminate the need for patients to undergo several IV treatments over time. MAGE: SMALLER THAN A GRAIN OF RICE, THIS TINY ...
Source: American Association for Cancer Research  Oct 01, 2018
Treatment with a HER2-targeted therapeutic cancer vaccine provided clinical benefit to several patients with metastatic HER2-positive cancers who had not previously been treated with a HER2-targeted therapeutic, according to data from a phase I clinical trial. Among 11 evaluable patients who had received more than the lowest dose of the vaccine, six (54 percent) had clinical benefit. One patient ...
Source:University of California, Los Angeles  Sep 18, 2018
Scientists have long known that circulating tumor cells, rare cancer cells that are released into the bloodstream, have the potential to provide vital information about a person's specific cancer. But until now, they have been unable to reliably access information on how these cells behave. UCLA researchers have created a quick and effective mechanism to measure how these cells perform functio...
Source: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center  Sep 06, 2018
Scientists at Cedars-Sinai have discovered how prostate cancer can sometimes withstand and outwit a standard hormone therapy, causing the cancer to spread. Their findings also point to a simple blood test that may help doctors predict when this type of hormone therapy resistance will occur. Prostrate Cancer Prostate cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in men, behind lung cancer, k...