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Rituxan UpdateTwo New Applications. Lymphoma.

Rituxan UpdateTwo New Applications. Lymphoma.

Rituxan updatetwo new applications. Lymphoma.
Enzalutamide to display moving adhesion along immobilized selectin meats

Enzalutamide to display moving adhesion along immobilized selectin meats

liposomes and free DXR were eliminated from the media with multiple washes, indicating that DXR produced from D DXR within the cells was accountable for triggering cell death. Elizabeth selectin, an a
Why Anyone Exposed To Asbestos Should Consider Talking With An Asbestos Lawyer

Why Anyone Exposed To Asbestos Should Consider Talking With An Asbestos Lawyer

Many people agree that one of the worst manufacturing materials ever used was asbestos.
Prostate Orgasm: How I Can Use Prostate Orgasm For Cancer Prevention?

Prostate Orgasm: How I Can Use Prostate Orgasm For Cancer Prevention?

There has been a surge of information that centres on cancer-preventive measures. The most sought after tactics are those from the alternative side. I believe that every man should know this natural w
Colonoscopy Prep Worse Than Procedure

Colonoscopy Prep Worse Than Procedure

Preparing for colonoscopy is more uncomfortable than the procedure itself, according to a poll of nearly 2,500 U.S. colonoscopy patients.
Molecular Phenotypes of DCIS Predict Recurrence

Molecular Phenotypes of DCIS Predict Recurrence

Find out what types of recurrence are predicted and why it matters.
Letter: Development of Leukemia After Use of Irinotecan and Oxaliplatin

Letter: Development of Leukemia After Use of Irinotecan and Oxaliplatin

Cancer research - journal article. Secondary Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Following Irinotecan and Oxaliplatin for Advanced Colon Cancer. May 2006.
Eating Cabbage and Brussels Sprouts Can Kill Cancer Cells

Eating Cabbage and Brussels Sprouts Can Kill Cancer Cells

According to British researchers, when chemotherapy is combined with eating cabbage and Brussels sprouts, you can kill the cancer cells growing in your body. At least this is what their new research shows.
Cancer Pain: Get Relief Now

Cancer Pain: Get Relief Now

Because of the many consequences of a cancer diagnosis, people often forgot to address the fact that the disease, in and of itself, often causes intense pain that can affect all areas of your life. Finding ways to relieve this pain is essential to maintaining a high quality of life during cancer tre
Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]-Stages of

Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]-Stages of

After gestational trophoblastic neoplasia has been diagnosed, tests are done to find out if cancer has spread from where it started to other parts of the body. The process used to find out the extent or spread of cancer is called staging, The information gathered from the staging process helps ...
Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise

Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise

Early results with a new vaccine for the treatment of pancreatic cancer are showing promise.
External Quality Assessment in Molecular Pathology

External Quality Assessment in Molecular Pathology

Molecular testing of tumor samples to guide treatment decisions is becoming increasingly important but quality control can be an issue. These consensus guidelines propose to harmonize standards.
Breast Cancer Research: Milestones

Breast Cancer Research: Milestones

Vision and sheer determination have given us hope for breast cancer treatment and prevention.
Zytiga Side Effects

Zytiga Side Effects

Generally Zytiga is well tolerated with few side effects compared to standard chemotherapy. There are some side effects and these are related to the way it works to decrease the level of androgenic hormones. Zytiga ...
Honoring Our Breast Cancer Inspirers

Honoring Our Breast Cancer Inspirers

I have been thinking about Breast Cancer Awareness Month for some time now and I knew that I wanted to do something special. I know that so many
Hormones, Receptors in Hyperplastic Enlarged Lobular Units

Hormones, Receptors in Hyperplastic Enlarged Lobular Units

Ongoing analysis of mammary epithelial subpopulations is key to understanding mammary epithelial stem cells in normal tissue biology and carcinogenesis.
Melanoma in Children

Melanoma in Children

Melanoma is a malignant tumor that originates in the melanocytes. These cells are responsible for generating melanin, the pigment that gives color to skin, hair and eyes. This pigment is the strongest in moles. It is due to this reason that melanomas are usually brown or black in color. Sometimes, m
Inflammatory Breast Cancer Prognosis

Inflammatory Breast Cancer Prognosis

Inflammatory breast cancer is an aggressive form of breast cancer that affects approximately 1 to 5 percent of breast cancer patients in the United States. Typically, it is diagnosed in younger women and develops rapidly, according to the National Cancer Institute.
Trastuzumab Beyond Progression: A Cost-utility Analysis

Trastuzumab Beyond Progression: A Cost-utility Analysis

Adding trastuzumab to capecitabine is relatively expensive, but does it fall within range for established MBC regimens?
Prostate Cancer and Sex

Prostate Cancer and Sex

Men who have prostate cancer or who have undergone prostate cancer treatments are often faced with questions regarding sex and how their sexuality will be affected.