|Merck Serono Kicks Off Study of Merkel Cell Carcinoma Drug|
This multicenter, single-arm, open-label study is being conducted in patients with metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma (mMCC), a rare and aggressive type of skin tumor, who have previously received one line of chemotherapy. It is expected to recruit 84 ...
Drug Discovery & Development - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:06
|Merck Serono enters anti-PD-1 fray|
PMLiVE - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 02:18
|Scripps Florida scientists find genetic mutations linked to salivary gland tumors|
JUPITER, FL - July 28, 2014 – Research conducted at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has discovered links between a set of genes known to promote tumor growth and mucoepidermoid carcinoma, an oral cancer that affects the ...
Science Codex - Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:30
|Risk Stratification in Renal Cell Carcinoma|
In metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC), prognostic factors are important for patient counseling, clinical studies, and selection of different treatments, says Daniel Heng, MD. Heng's practice uses International mRCC Database Consortium (IMDC ...
OncLive - Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:56
|Itching, pain may be indicators of skin cancer|
Patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) experienced more pain, while those with basal cell carcinoma (BCC) complained more about itching. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, an estimated 700,000 cases of SCC and an estimated 2.8 million ...
Fox News - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:03
|Pain and Itch May Indicate Skin Cancer|
dailyRx - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:03
|Incorporating Pain-Itch Ranking Scale for Skin Lesions May Improve Cancer ...|
International Business Times, India Edition - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:01
|Research led by Temple's chair of dermatology: Pain and itch may be signs of ...|
EurekAlert (press release) - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:03
|Why You Should Be Aware Of Itchy, Painful Skin Lesions: They Might Be A Sign ...|
Medical Daily - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:03
|Visual Dermatology Clinic: Squamous Cell Carcinoma|
These photos belong to an 80-year-old female who presented to our clinic for a total body skin screening. She has a history of Basal Cell Carcinoma on her forehead that was treated with MOHS in 2011. All of these photos shown are positive for Squamous ...
ADVANCE for Physician Assistants (blog) - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:16
|Biosceptre Posts Positive Results for Basal Cell Carcinoma Drug|
Biosceptre, the oncology company developing antibody products that target the nf-P2X7 receptor, announced positive results from its Phase 1 trial to assess the safety and tolerability of BIL-010t (formerly known as BSCT (Anti-nf-P2X7) 10% Ointment), ...
Drug Discovery & Development - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:11
|Biosceptre Announces Positive Phase I Results for BIL-010t to Treat Basal Cell ...|
PharmiWeb.com (press release) - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:07
|Breast carcinoma with choriocarcinomatous features: a case report and review ...|
Breast carcinoma with choriocarcinomatous features (BCCF) is a rare variant of breast cancer, characterized by high expression of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) in cancer cells such as multinucleated syncytiotrophoblast-like giant cells. The first ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:52
|Can Sorafenib Increase Survival for Recurrent Hepatocellular Carcinoma after ...|
Recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains a main detriment to long-term survival in liver transplants (LTx) for HCC. The study aims to review the use of sorafenib in recurrent HCC LTx in the Model End Stage Liver Disease era. Two hundred ...
Insurance News Net - Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:11