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Article by Disease – Critical Roles of EGFR Family Members in Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Stem Cells – Current Pharmaceutical Design



The roles of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) signaling pathway in various cancers including breast, bladder, brain, colorectal, esophageal, gastric, head and neck, hepatocellular, lung, neuroblastoma, ovarian, pancreatic, prostate, renal and other cancers have been keenly investigated since the 1980’s. 147 more words

Bentham Science Publishers

Guilt by association

I’m sure it will not come as a surprise when I tell you that one of the questions that regularly plagues those newly diagnosed with breast cancer is:  “Why me?” 462 more words

Breast Cancer

IGIB researchers' first step to rein in cancer cells

Controlling the level of telomerase can probably prevent cancer metastasis.

Researchers at Delhi’s CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) have found the mechanism by which controlling the levels of telomerase can help in reining in the growth of cancer cells and probably prevent cancer metastasis. 589 more words


UC Irvine scientists engineer stem cells to “feel” cancer and destroy it

By blocking cell division, chemotherapy drugs take advantage of the fact that cancer cells multiply rapidly in the body. Though this treatment can extend and even save the lives of cancer patients, it’s somewhat like destroying an ant hill with an atomic bomb: there’s a lot of collateral damage. 607 more words

Stem Cell Research

Read Article on Cancer: What You Need to Know about Cancer

What is Cancer?

Cancer is an umbrella term for a large group of diseases caused when abnormal cells divide rapidly, and spread to other tissue and organs. 1,097 more words


It’s official: Vitamin C interferes with cancer stem cell metabolism

(NaturalHealth365) Increasingly, researchers are discovering the role played by cancer stem cells in the growth and spread of the disease. In groundbreaking new research… 224 more words