Bevacizumab (Avastin) slows the growth of new blood vessels that tumors need to supply themselves with nutrients. Will it work better in combination with the new immunotherapy drug MPDL3280A?
Collaboration between CU Cancer Center and NantBioScience will allow Theodorescu and team to work toward drugs that target Ral protein activation, implicated in nearly a third of all cancers.
A collaborative study between researchers at the University of Colorado Cancer Center and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) published today in the journal Clinical Cancer Research takes an important step toward defining the genetics of bladder cancer, and implies there may be at least two distinct genetic types of the disease.
Stand Up To Cancer, Pierce Brosnan and Colorado's HERA Women's Cancer Foundation announce new Dream Team to fight ovarian cancer.
At the CU Cancer Center Fall Retreat 2014, Allen S. Lichter, MD, FASCO, CEO of ASCO, points the way toward the future of oncology in 2030
University of Colorado’s Online Screening for Rare Lung Cancer Subtypes Opens Door to New Kind of Clinical Trial
August 21, 2014 · Comments Off
CU Cancer Center clinical trial tests the drug ponatinib against lung cancer with mutation in the gene FGFR1. Online questionnaire and free lung cancer tissue testing at CU determines eligibility.
National Clinical Trial Tests Power of COXEN Model to Predict Best Treatment for Bladder Cancer
August 13, 2014 · Comments Off
COXEN, a computer model that suggests treatment based on cancer genetics, is being tested in a new clinical trial, here at the CU Cancer Center and nationally via clinical sites of the Southwest Oncology Research Group.
“Treatments Waiting to be Discovered” Inside New Database
August 5, 2014 · Comments Off
University of Colorado Cancer Center database, multiMiR, allows researchers to search microRNA, gene, disease, and drug interactions.
4 Lessons for Effective, Efficient Research in Health Care Settings
July 15, 2014 · Comments Off
CU Cancer Center study shows that by taking into account the real-world constraints of the systems in which providers deliver care and patients receive it, researchers can help speed results, cut costs, and increase chances that recommendations from their findings will be implemented.
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
July 15, 2014
NEJM: Crizotinib Effective in Phase 1 Trial Against ROS1 Lung Cancer
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