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  1. Lung cancer research in news

    Article about OTS-964 at Univ. of Chicago. Early mouse study. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/10/141022143559.htm

    Started by lancepeace, Yesterday 07:31 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 85
    Yesterday 11:49 PM Go to last post
  2. Immunotherapy News

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/03/120326160817.htm http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2012/03/20/1121629109 Antibody Reveals Hidden...

    Started by lancepeace, 03-30-2012 07:29 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 5,735
    09-24-2014 12:26 PM Go to last post
  3. Vaccine that offers treatment for Melanoma developed

    According to researchers at the Adelaide University "the vaccine, known as vaccinia melanoma cell lysate (VMCL), was given regularly as a treatment...

    Started by ChemoMan, 04-17-2014 10:08 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 288
    09-24-2014 12:24 PM Go to last post
  4. metastases inhibition

    Hi there, I have found this article in Nature about scientists generating a protein which stopped metastases growth in mice infected with aggresive...

    Started by shadowchaser, 09-22-2014 09:44 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 153
    09-24-2014 12:19 PM Go to last post
  5. Quest for Targeted Therapeutic 'Cocktails' Hits Roadblocks

    Mark Pegram, M.D. The use of cutting-edge technology and bioinformatics to inform clinical decision-making in oncology is still a ways off,...

    Started by gdpawel, 09-02-2014 11:16 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 352
    09-12-2014 12:43 AM Go to last post
  6. New Discoveries in Cancer and Heart Disease

    MCED: A newly-discovered mechanism of endothelial cell death Using a patented laboratory test, we have discovered a new cell death pathway in...

    Started by gdpawel, 07-02-2014 03:46 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 751
    08-13-2014 03:16 PM Go to last post
  7. Combination Epigenetic Therapy

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/11/111110094925.htm Combination therapy to change expression of cancer genes.

    Started by lancepeace, 11-15-2011 08:03 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,633
    07-28-2014 01:51 PM Go to last post
  8. PSA Velocity Does Not Enhance Prognostic Value of PCa Screening

    http://www.urologiconcology.org/article/S1078-1439(14)00152-5/abstract

    Started by FeatherBoy, 07-18-2014 08:53 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 160
    07-18-2014 08:53 PM Go to last post
  9. The Downside To Clinical Trials

    Robert A. Nagourney, M.D. As the practice of medicine has moved from a profession to an industrial undertaking, this most human of experiences has...

    Started by gdpawel, 02-26-2014 07:57 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,020
    07-10-2014 06:12 AM Go to last post
  10. Lightbulb Student blocks skin cancer growth

    Hi Everyone, I saw this talk at TEDxMileHigh this year. It is a student who is using micro-RNA to block skin cancer growth. Found it...

    Started by micahtwilliams, 07-08-2014 06:55 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 203
    07-08-2014 06:55 PM Go to last post
  11. Intravenous Viral Therapy Phase I

    http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v477/n7362/full/nature10358.html ...

    Started by lancepeace, 09-01-2011 07:01 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 10,222
    05-15-2014 01:51 PM Go to last post
  12. FDA discourages use of laparoscopic power morcellation for removal of uterus or uteri

    Procedure poses risk of spreading undetected cancerous tissue in women with unsuspected cancer In a safety communication notice issued today, the...

    Started by ChemoMan, 05-02-2014 08:29 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 374
    05-02-2014 08:29 AM Go to last post
  13. Viagra Use Linked With Increased Risk for Melanoma

    Men who used the phosphodiesterase (PDE) 5A inhibitor sildenafil (Viagra) had an 84% increased risk for developing melanoma even after adjusting for...

    Started by ChemoMan, 04-17-2014 10:16 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 476
    04-17-2014 10:16 AM Go to last post
  14. Breast Cancer and Autoimmune Disease

    Hi Everyone~My name is Annesse and this is my first post here. I just recently wrote a book on autoimmune disease and feel that much of the...

    Started by Annesse, 05-26-2012 08:25 PM
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    • Replies: 63
    • Views: 22,573
    04-03-2014 08:40 PM Go to last post
  15. Magnetic Nanoparticles Fry Tumors in Mice

    http://news.sciencemag.org/sciencenow/2011/07/magnetic-nanoparticles-fry-tumor.html?ref=hp Researchers know that, like normal cells, cancer...

    Started by lancepeace, 07-01-2011 08:47 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,378
    04-03-2014 07:12 PM Go to last post
  16. Post Dr. Charles "Snuffy" Myers on WW vs AS (Video)

    http://www.widgetserver.com/syndication/l/?instId=bd54d06d-997d-4bf8-b7e4-1d0a69f90296&token=cc8766a4b0eab8a48b7ca639a12782767b25151d00000144e1a64d42&...

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-20-2014 11:04 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 280
    03-20-2014 11:04 PM Go to last post
  17. Post Many Unknowns With Surveillance After Cancer Treatment (Medscape)

    May require login. http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/822280?src=rss

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-20-2014 07:14 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 154
    03-20-2014 07:14 PM Go to last post
  18. Post Discovery of gene family that suppress prostate cancer (MNT Article)

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/274075.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-19-2014 05:00 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 191
    03-19-2014 05:00 PM Go to last post
  19. Post MNT Article

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/274174.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-19-2014 04:41 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 435
    03-19-2014 04:41 PM Go to last post
  20. Whole genome sequencing; not ready for prime time

    A test of the utility of whole-genome sequencing (WGS) on 12 genetically healthy adults reveals several shortcomings, according to a study published...

    Started by gdpawel, 03-17-2014 01:08 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 900
    03-17-2014 01:13 AM Go to last post
  21. Post Another Study Links Testosterone Therapy to MI Risk (Medscape)

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819968?src=rss

    Started by FeatherBoy, 01-30-2014 09:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 489
    01-30-2014 09:38 PM Go to last post
  22. Exciting early news from Cornell University researchers

    Cornell researchers have identified and tested a method of killing cancer cells in the bloodstream that has the promise to be a huge advance against...

    Started by Kermica, 01-18-2014 12:39 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 570
    01-18-2014 02:27 PM Go to last post
  23. U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Again: Report

    (HealthDay News) -- The rate of cancer deaths among Americans continues to decline, according to a new report. Over the last 20 years, the overall...

    Started by ChemoMan, 01-10-2014 10:30 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 501
    01-11-2014 10:04 PM Go to last post
  24. Yashoda Hospitals-Anti-Cancer Diet

    Cancer essentially cannot be categorized as an easily avoidable health problem, especially if you are genetically pre-disposed to it. However, this...

    Started by Andrew01, 11-27-2013 08:19 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 561
    11-27-2013 08:19 AM Go to last post
  25. Functional Profiling Leads to Identification of Accurate Genomic Findings

    Robert A. Nagourney, M.D. Medical & Laboratory Director Rational Therapeutics The 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting,...

    Started by gdpawel, 08-07-2013 12:41 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,973
    10-27-2013 03:36 PM Go to last post
  26. Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme re Chemotherapy drugs.

    http://www.pbs.gov.au/info/publication/factsheets/shared/revised-arrangements-for-chemotherapy What are the Revised...

    Started by Didee, 01-06-2013 03:58 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,799
    10-10-2013 08:54 PM Go to last post
  27. Modified T-cell therapy using chimeric antigen receptor - leukemia

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/12/121210080837.htm Leukemia and lymphoma treatment using modified T-cells. University of Pennsylvania.

    Started by lancepeace, 12-25-2012 08:44 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,354
    08-12-2013 04:00 PM Go to last post
  28. Alzheimer's tied to less cancer, and vice versa

    Alzheimer's tied to less cancer, and vice versa People with Alzheimer's disease have a lower risk of cancer than other elderly adults, a new...

    Started by ChemoMan, 07-16-2013 09:15 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 868
    07-20-2013 03:25 AM Go to last post
  29. Post FDA Approves Xofigo for Advanced Prostate Cancer

    http://www.drugs.com/newdrugs/fda-approves-xofigo-advanced-prostate-cancer-3790.html

    Started by FeatherBoy, 05-16-2013 04:20 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,817
    07-20-2013 03:23 AM Go to last post
  30. Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer with Provenge

    Immunotherapy is the future of treating cancer using our own immune cells. Patients with advanced metastatic prostate cancer are the first people to...

    Started by SurvivingProstateCancer48, 07-19-2013 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 677
    07-19-2013 05:39 PM Go to last post
  31. Marijuana can defeat aggressive cancers

    Wow http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/19/marijuana-and-cancer_n_1898208.html?utm_hp_ref=mostpopular

    Started by Tony22, 09-21-2012 08:21 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 4,897
    07-19-2013 05:29 PM Go to last post
  32. Immunotherapy may stop cancer cell growth

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130203212411.htm The research team of Prof. Dr. Martin Röcken from the Department of Dermatology of...

    Started by lancepeace, 02-04-2013 01:23 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,665
    07-19-2013 05:23 PM Go to last post
  33. Post Chemotherapy for Prostate Cancer

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/779789

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-15-2013 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,138
    07-19-2013 05:20 PM Go to last post
  34. Drug-Resistant Prostate Cancer Treated With New Medication In The Laboratory (MNT)

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/262125.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 06-18-2013 06:25 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,310
    07-19-2013 05:14 PM Go to last post
  35. Finally a Way to Predict Bevacizumab Response?

    David Kerr, Professor of Cancer Medicine at University of Oxford, United Kingdom, and past President of ESMO, wrote about an article published in the...

    Started by gdpawel, 05-11-2013 08:18 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,183
    07-04-2013 04:49 PM Go to last post
  36. Food Supplement Linked to Lower PSA in Prostate Cancer (Medscape)

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/805549

    Started by FeatherBoy, 06-17-2013 06:56 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,045
    06-17-2013 06:56 PM Go to last post
  37. Emil Frei III, M.D., Trailblazer in the Development of Combination Chemotherapy

    The pages of medical history are dog-eared with breakthroughs that have transformed medicine and saved lives. One of those dog-eared pages belongs to...

    Started by gdpawel, 05-12-2013 04:55 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,284
    06-11-2013 08:35 PM Go to last post
  38. Brighton researchers' discovery may prolong cancer patients

    Cancer patients around the world could have their lives extended thanks to a discovery made by Sussex scientists. Researchers at the University of...

    Started by gdpawel, 05-18-2013 05:31 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,237
    05-18-2013 03:52 PM Go to last post
  39. Nanotechnology Drug Delivery News

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/07/120715141402.htm Delivery of interleukin-2 (IL-2) immunity booster and drug inhibiting transforming...

    Started by lancepeace, 07-15-2012 07:14 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,562
    05-08-2013 08:17 PM Go to last post
  40. Post Prostate Cancer Gains Powerful Advantage.................

    I wonder if this is peculiar to PCa alone and if so, why? http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/259687.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 04-28-2013 06:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,751
    04-28-2013 06:28 PM Go to last post
  41. Post Promising New Noninvasive Test For Prostate Cancer Uses Laser Optics Plus Ultrasound

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/259309.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 04-21-2013 06:32 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,727
    04-21-2013 06:32 PM Go to last post
  42. Post Vitesse Real-Time Brachytherapy

    Prostate Cancer Patient Receives First Treatment Using Latest Version Of Vitesse Real-Time Brachytherapy Planning System From Varian Medical...

    Started by FeatherBoy, 04-19-2013 05:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 862
    04-19-2013 05:11 PM Go to last post
  43. Post Study Finds Bird Virus Promising For Prostate Cancer Treatment

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/258839.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 04-11-2013 06:00 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 939
    04-11-2013 06:00 PM Go to last post
  44. Post Intermittent Androgen Deprivation Not Equivalent To Continuous Treatment For Prostate

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/258605.php

    Started by FeatherBoy, 04-05-2013 08:15 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 866
    04-05-2013 08:15 PM Go to last post
  45. Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT)

    A new kind of radiation therapy is being developed boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT). (Pre-clinical)...

    Started by lancepeace, 04-03-2013 09:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,290
    04-03-2013 09:38 PM Go to last post
  46. Post Surgery Better Than Radiation in Localized Prostate Cancer (Medscape)

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/781318

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-28-2013 02:23 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 950
    03-28-2013 02:23 AM Go to last post
  47. Humanized Monoclonal Antibody CLL leukemia

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center have identified a humanized monoclonal antibody that targets and directly...

    Started by lancepeace, 03-26-2013 08:09 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 890
    03-26-2013 08:09 PM Go to last post
  48. Post New Prostate Cancer Tests May Supplement P.S.A. Testing

    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/27/business/new-prostate-cancer-tests-may-supplement-psa-testing.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-26-2013 07:14 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,096
    03-26-2013 07:14 PM Go to last post
  49. Dishing out cancer treatment

    Nature Biotechnology 31, 85 (2013) doi:10.1038/nbt.2516 Published online 07 February 2013 Despite their limitations, in vitro assays are a simple...

    Started by gdpawel, 02-20-2013 02:27 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,761
    03-19-2013 07:00 PM Go to last post
  50. Post Testosterone Replacement Therapy in the Setting of Prostate Cancer Treated With Rad.

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/777893

    Started by FeatherBoy, 03-15-2013 05:34 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,161
    03-15-2013 05:34 PM Go to last post

 

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