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PHD2 inhibition reduced metastasis by normalizing tumour vessels and by de-activating cancer-activated fibroblasts

VIB – Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology says that reducing the expression of the PHD2 oxygen sensor impairs the ability of breast cancers to metastasize (spread) to other parts of the body, scientists have discovered. 187 more words


After administering gemcitabine with omega-3 fatty acids to patients with pancreatic cancer, they report evidence of lower liver metastasis, improved quality of life and higher disease stabilization rates

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) says that adding omega-3 fatty acids to anti-tumor medications may improve treatment response and quality of life for cancer patients according to a new study. 177 more words


Contributions by Chinese Authors in Bentham Science Journal; Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry

Baicalin Suppresses Migration, Invasion and Metastasis of Breast Cancer via p38MAPK Signaling Pathway

Author(s): Xiu- Feng Wang, Qian- Mei Zhou, Jia Du, Hui Zhang, Yi- Yu Lu and Shi- Bing Su… 200 more words

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Stat3 and IL-6 suppresses cell growth in prostate tumours by activating p14ARF gene which inhibits cell growth

Medical University of Vienna says that a gene that is responsible for cancer growth plays a totally unexpected role in prostate cancer. The gene Stat3 is controlled by the immune modulator interleukin 6 and normally supports the growth of cancer cells. 116 more words


Momentum of the Omentum

You have an omentum. Yes, you do and that is not a misspelling.

Don’t feel bad. I didn’t know I had one until my sixties, when an allegedly dead thyroid sent me into researching cancer and endocrine disorders. 563 more words


Brain Metastasis Therapeutic Pipeline Review 2015

(EMAILWIRE.COM, July 18, 2015 ) This Report Provide Therapeutics under Investigation by Universities/Institutes, Pipeline Products Glance, Companies Involved in Therapeutics Development, comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Brain Metastasis, complete with comparative analysis… 7 more words

Another Hero - Metastatic Breast Cancer - Connie's Story

Connie Sims is the wife of my high school band director.  I had lost touch with him more than 20 years before receiving a friend request from him on Facebook.  171 more words