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Potential Cause Identified for Prostate Cancer Treatment Resistance Among …
Newswise — BUFFALO, N.Y. — Improper functioning of the mitochondria, a cell's source of energy, may help account for the fact that African-American men with prostate cancer respond poorly to the same conventional therapies provided to ... [...]
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Stem cell technology in breast cancer: current status and potential applications
Additionally, following a synopsis of the latest approaches for BCSC targeting, we will specifically emphasize on the therapeutic use of naïve or engineered normal stem cells in the treatment of breast cancer and present contradictory findings ... [...]
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Cellular trojan horse yields potential cancer treatment
Prostate cancer affects over 2.5 million Americans, but there is an unmet need for targeted treatment with minimal systemic toxicity, especially for metastatic disease. Prostate cancer tumors are characterized by a mixed cell population, which makes ... [...]
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Potential cholesterol-lowering drug molecule has prostate cancer fighting …
Standard treatment for prostate cancer can include chemotherapy that targets receptors on cancer cells. However, drug-resistant cancer cells can emerge during chemotherapy, limiting its effectiveness as a cancer-fighting agent. Researchers at the ... [...]
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Compounds show potential in fighting brain, breast cancers
"It is particularly encouraging for brain tumor patients, who do not currently have effective treatment options besides surgery," said Dr. James Turkson, PhD, Chief Academic Lead of the University of Hawai'i Cancer Center and Director of the Natural ... [...]
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Potential Diagnostic Biomarkers in Natural Killer (NK) Cells of Patients with …
Methods: miRNA expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) from CFS/ME patients and healthy controls was analysed using the Ambion Bioarray V1. miRNA demonstrating differential expression were validated by qRT-PCR and then ... [...]
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Bird Rock Bio's Gerilimzumab, an Anti-IL-6 Antibody, Demonstrates Potential …
With more than 20 million rheumatoid arthritis patients globally, many of whom do not have access to the most advanced therapies, gerilimzumab represents a tremendous opportunity for innovation to provide affordable access to a best-in-class therapy ... [...]
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Researchers focus on potential tool for predicting survival, staging prostate …
"This finding could make a difference in how prostate cancer is treated in the future," Dr. Fournier said. "The unknown qualities of cancer frequently lead to aggressive treatments that are unnecessary. If we can determine a laboratory test that can ... [...]
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Public Release: 15-Jul-2015 Compounds show potential in fighting brain and …
"It is particularly encouraging for brain tumor patients, who do not currently have effective treatment options besides surgery," said Dr. James Turkson, PhD, Chief Academic Lead of the University of Hawai'i Cancer Center and Director of the Natural ... [...]
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Potential Rheumatoid Arthritis Therapy Seen in a Naturally Produced Protein …
... the body, helped to reduce or protect mice against inflammation, a study found, suggesting that pharmaceutical compounds capable of elevating levels of TTP in humans may be an effective treatment against inflammatory diseases like rheumatoid arthritis. [...]
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Developing a model for forecasting Gleason score ≥7 in potential prostate …
Moreover, the present wide application of prostate biopsy to increase prostate cancer detection rate might cause unnecessary and excessive examination or treatment. Therefore, a risk assessment model for forecasting GS ≥ 7 in potential prostate cancer ... [...]
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SIU researchers discover potential alternatives to carcinogenic preservatives
Ruplal Choudhary, an associate professor in plant, soil and agriculture systems, is lead principle investigator of a team researching the potential health benefits of turmeric, which contains the natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent curcumin. [...]
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Compounds show potential in fighting brain and breast cancers
“It is particularly encouraging for brain tumor patients, who do not currently have effective treatment options besides surgery,” said Dr. James Turkson, chief academic lead of the University of Hawai'i Cancer Center and director of the Natural ... [...]
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Cures and curcumin: Turmeric offers potential therapy for oral cancers
HPV is a virus that promotes the development of cervical and oral cancer. There is no cure, but curcumin may offer a means of future control. "Turmeric has established antiviral and anti-cancer properties," says corresponding author Dr Alok Mishra of ... [...]
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New Breast Cancer Drug Showing Potential as a Treatment for Other Types of Cancer
Palbociclib, a new oral treatment for certain types of breast cancer, demonstrates potential as a treatment for other types of cancer as well, according to a literature review and additional original research published in JAMA Oncology ... [...]
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Leishmanicidal, cytotoxicity and wound healing potential of Arrabidaea chica …
In addition, the Brazilian government has created the RENISUS (Rede nacional de plantas medicinais de interesse do sistema único de saúde), a list of plants that can be used in the Unified Health Service, and Arrabidaea chica is included in this list ... [...]
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