|Erlotinib feasible in KRAS wild-type lung adenocarcinoma|
Erlotinib is a valid treatment option for patients with KRAS wild-type lung adenocarcinoma refractory to chemotherapy, study data show. To determine the clinical significance of KRAS mutational status in response to erlotinib, Balazs Dome (Medical ...
News-Medical.net - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:11
|Rates of Lung Cancer Down in US|
The researchers looked at several different forms of lung cancer, including adenocarcinoma, squamous cell and small cell. According to the Lung Cancer Alliance, adenocarcinoma is a type of lung cancer that begins in the cells of the lung linings ...
dailyRx - Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:07
|Lung Cancer Rates Dropping: National Cancer Institute|
Newsmax Health - Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:56
|Overall lung cancer rates are dropping, but some subtypes are going the other way|
Tech Times - Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:11
|TCGA Analysis Defines Four Gastric Adenocarcinoma Subtypes|
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – An integrated molecular analysis of the stomach cancer gastric adenocarcinoma has prompted members of the Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network to put forth four molecular sub-types for the disease. As they reported in ...
GenomeWeb - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:56
|Bristol-Myers, Celgene Pair Up for Oncology Combo Treatments|
... suffering from HER-2 negative breast cancer will be treated with a combination of Abraxane and Opdivo, Eli Lilly' and Company's (LLY - Analyst Report) Gemzar will also be added to the above combination in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
Zacks.com - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:15
|BMS and Celgene to research cancer immunotherapy combo|
PMLiVE - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:26
|BMS And Celgene Collaborate For Combination Cancer Treatment Study|
BioResearch Online (press release) - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:03
|Pemetrexed plus cisplatin active in advanced, recurrent cervical carcinoma|
Researchers observed responses in 33% (n=14) of patients with squamous histology and 27% (n=3) of those with adenocarcinoma. They reported responses in 26% (n=7) of patients who had received cisplatin with radiotherapy and 37% (n=10) of those who ...
Healio - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:13
|My Journey With Ovarian Cancer: One Woman's Heart-Wrenching Story|
The pathology report confirmed I had a clearly differentiated Stage 1 endometrioid adenocarcinoma. My doctor scheduled a da Vinci hysterectomy for April 18. I remember waking up in the recovery room and I knew something was wrong. I was in a lot of pain.
Wicked Local Belmont - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:30
|Lung cancer rates declining but vary by subtype, sex, race/ethnicity, and age|
The goal of their research, published in Cancer (2014; doi:10.1002/cncr.28749), was to update the classification of lung cancer subtypes and to determine the rates of lung cancer overall as well as the rates of squamous cell, small cell, adenocarcinoma ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:07
|Understanding Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors|
There are several types of stomach cancer. There are Gastrointestinal stromal tumors, Adenocarcinoma, lymphomas, and Carcinoid tumors. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors. are also known as GISTs, and they are typically found in the stomach and supportive ...
Cancer - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:03