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New drugs for aggressive prostate cancer 'promising'
A new type of drug could benefit men with aggressive prostate cancer that is no longer responding to treatment, researchers from the Institute of Cancer Research have said. In a study on mice, Hsp90 inhibitors were found to strip cancer cells of ... [...]
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Insufficient vitamin D levels associated with aggressive prostate cancer
March 2 2016. On February 22, 2016, the Journal of Clinical Oncology published an article by Dr Adam Murphy and colleagues at Northwestern University that reported an association between insufficient serum vitamin D levels and aggressive prostate ... [...]
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Aggressive Prostate Cancers Appear to Be Linked to Self-Renewing Stem Cells …
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center researchers have demonstrated that the prostate basal cell layer contains self-renewing adult stem cells, with a gene expression profile that overlaps that of aggressive and endocrine therapy-resistant ... [...]
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Greater Survival Benefit Shown in Men with Early and Less Aggressive …
Jane Griffiths, Company Group Chairman, Janssen Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) said: “Janssen is proud that this study continues to deliver valuable insights as to how best to treat different stages of advanced prostate cancer. We hope that ... [...]
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Breast cancer can be more aggressive in obese people
The results show that the interaction between tumor cells and immature adipocytes near the tumor during the first stages of breast cancer increased the secretion of cytokines (proinflammatory proteins). "Said cytokines cause a greater expansion of ... [...]
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Study: Early breast cancer treatments respond well to less aggressive radiation
Today, doctors from Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust addressed the 10th European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-10) and, according to Eureka Alert, discussed their findings regarding radiation and breast cancer. According to their study, ... [...]
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Vitamin D deficiency linked to aggressive prostate cancer
The new study, published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, provides a more direct correlation because it measured vitamin D levels within a couple of months before the tumour was visually identified as aggressive during surgery to remove the prostate. [...]
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MD Anderson Researchers Find Novel Therapeutic Target Against Aggressive …
“While a new treatment for triple-negative breast cancers would be a major advance, DAPK1 inhibitors have the potential to be used to treat many different kinds of cancers with TP53 mutations, which include the most lethal cancers without effective ... [...]
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Natural formula shows promise for aggressive prostate cancer
“Dietary supplements are used as an alternative or adjuvant therapies. However, rigorous scientific verification of their biological activity in vitro and in vivo is necessary for the acceptance of dietary supplements in conventional cancer treatment ... [...]
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Breastfeeding may reduce aggressive breast cancer risk
"This meta-analysis showed a protective effect of ever breastfeeding against hormone receptor-negative breast cancers, which are more common in younger women and generally have a poorer prognosis than other subtypes of breast cancer," the study said. [...]
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Natural Extract from Rosehips May Combat Aggressive Breast Cancer
Scientists have found that the extract significantly reduced the growth and migration of cells from a type of breast cancer known as triple negative, a particularly aggressive form of cancer that does not usually respond to most of the available ... [...]
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Why prostate cancer is more aggressive in obese patients
Researchers from the Institut de Pharmacologie et Biologie Structurale (CNRS/Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier) have recently elucidated one of these mechanisms in prostate cancer, one of the most common cancers in men: in obese patients, the ... [...]
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