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    University of Colorado Cancer Center Study uncovers discrepant decision-making for use of 21-gene assay in…

  • Trial shows responses to abiraterone acetate in some prostate cancer patients with initial hormone induction failure

    In trial results, 13 percent of metastatic prostate cancer patients deemed “hormone refractory” did, in fact, have strong responses to treatment with the next-generation hormonal drug abiraterone acetate.

  • Rice Bran and Beans – They’re What’s for Dinner

    Ryan, Brown and colleagues present their latest findings on cancer-fighting benefits of rice bran and navy beans at the annual American Association of Cancer Research meeting in Washington, D.C.

  • AACR: 4 Ways surgery will augment molecular medicine to fight cancer

    A major symposium presented today at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2017 argues for the continued essential role of surgery as a pillar of multidisciplinary cancer control, even in the era of targeted treatments and immunotherapies.

  • Radiation may promote cancer risk by changing selective pressures

    AACR 2017 study offers evidence that increased risk for secondary cancers after treatment is due not only to genetic changes caused by treatment but to changes in the tissue landscape that allow cells with cancer-causing mutations to out-compete healthy cells.

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Hereditary Cancer Clinic helps catch colon cancer early

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the United States and the second…

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Research

Trial shows responses to abiraterone acetate in some prostate cancer patients with initial hormone induction failure

In trial results, 13 percent of metastatic prostate cancer patients deemed “hormone refractory” did, in fact, have strong responses to treatment with the next-generation hormonal drug abiraterone acetate.

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Rice Bran and Beans – They’re What’s for Dinner

Ryan, Brown and colleagues present their latest findings on cancer-fighting benefits of rice bran and navy beans at the annual American Association of Cancer Research meeting in Washington, D.C.

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