|Bayer and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Report Phase 3 Trial Results of NEXAVAR(R ...|
NEXAVAR, in combination with gemcitabine/cisplatin, is not recommended in patients with squamous cell lung cancer. The safety and effectiveness of NEXAVAR has not been established in patients with non-small cell lung cancer. NEXAVAR can prolong the ...
Wall Street Journal - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:22
|Stomach cancer has four subtypes, say scientists|
The researchers note that it is not easy to classify gastric cancer using this system because cancer cells can look quite different under the microscope, even when they are from the same tumor. Adam Bass, assistant professor in the Department of ...
Medical News Today - Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:07
|Aggressive Ovarian Cancer Tracked to Inactivating Tumor Mutations|
All 12 patients with small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic type (SCCOHT) had variants in the chromatin regulator SMARCA4. Immunoblotting and immunohistochemistry confirmed loss of SMARCA4 in seven of nine patients with mutations and ...
OncLive - Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:00
|Eli Lilly's (LLY) CEO John Lechleiter on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...|
At the ASCO meeting, we presented detailed data from the Phase 3 REVEL trial studying ramucirumab in second line non-small cell lung cancer. In this study, Cyramza demonstrated statistically significant improvements across multiple efficacy endpoints ...
Seeking Alpha (registration) - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:22
|MicroRNA and signaling pathways in gastric cancer|
The miRNAs are small noncoding RNAs that are ~22 nucleotides in length. ... Restoration of miRNA-451 expression downregulates MIF and decreases expression of reporter genes with MIF target sequences in gastric cancer cells that is accompanied by a ...
Nature.com - Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:17
|Nepal PM recovers from lung cancer|
Lung cancer, considered one of the most deadly forms of the disease, causes close to 1.4 million deaths per year, according to a World Health Organization estimate. The two main types of this cancer are small-cell lung carcinoma (SCLC) and non-small ...
TheHealthSite - Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:30
|Enzyme may halt tumor growth in kidney cancer|
The team, from the University of Pennsylvania (Penn), also found the enzyme, which is present in normal cells, was missing from tumor cells in all of the 600 tumors they analyzed. The researchers came across the enzyme while analyzing metabolites ...
Medical News Today - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:07
|Metabolic Enzyme Stops Progression of Kidney Cancer|
Bioscience Technology - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:11
|A personalized approach for patients with ccRCC-related mutations|
News-Medical.net - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:08
|10 Things You Didn't Know Were Happening While You Were Lying out|
This layer contains small, round cells called basal cells that continually divide, allowing our skin to regenerate every 28 days. But when you're in the sun unprotected, the UVB rays hit the dividing cells and cause DNA damage. Additionally, the sun ...
Cosmopolitan - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:52