Infant with deadly leukemia saved by drug for adult liver cancer: Identifying genetic mutations may unlock cure for challenging malignancies

Infant with deadly leukemia saved by drug for adult liver cancer: Identifying genetic mutations may unlock cure for challenging malignancies

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals have successfully treated a months-old infant with a rare ch...
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$15 million supports quest for personalized leukemia therapies

$15 million supports quest for personalized leukemia therapies

Washington University investigators at Siteman Can...
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Response to gene-targeted drugs depends on cancer type

Response to gene-targeted drugs depends on cancer type

Cancers with the same genetic weaknesses respond d...
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Hydrogel offers double punch against orthopedic bone infections

Hydrogel offers double punch against orthopedic bone infections

Surgery prompted by automobile accidents, combat w...
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Very early marker of cardiac damage triggered by cancer treatment

Very early marker of cardiac damage triggered by cancer treatment

Every year, 4 million new cases of cancer are diag...
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New therapy for aggressive blood cancer discovered

New therapy for aggressive blood cancer discovered

Researchers at the Vetmeduni Vienna and the Ludwig...
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Interaction between immune factors triggers cancer-promoting chronic inflammation: Blocking IL-33/Treg axis prevents development of skin and colon cancer in mice with chronic inflammation

Interaction between immune factors triggers cancer-promoting chronic inflammation: Blocking IL-33/Treg axis prevents development of skin and colon cancer in mice with chronic inflammation

A Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) research te...
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Shared genetic marker offers new promise in targeting specific ovarian and lung cancers

Shared genetic marker offers new promise in targeting specific ovarian and lung cancers

Two new papers, published simultaneously in Nature...
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Test for esophageal cancer could save millions of lives: A tiny capsule, a string and a 2-centimeter sponge are the future of screening for deadly disease

Test for esophageal cancer could save millions of lives: A tiny capsule, a string and a 2-centimeter sponge are the future of screening for deadly disease

Cancer of the esophagus claims more than 400,000 l...
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