A University of Colorado Cancer Center study being presented today at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2014 describes a novel method to “manipulate the lipid metabolism in the cancer cell to trick them to use more radiolabeled glucose, the basis of PET scanning."
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published today in Journal of the National Cancer Institute (with related research being presented tomorrow at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Conference 2014) details the discovery of a new genetic driver of bladder cancer: silencing of the gene AGL.
Lack of Sleep, Stress Describe a Mother’s Experience After Child’s ALL Treatment
March 11, 2014 · Comments Off
"It's a whole new cancer world" and "I don't remember what it's like to have sleep" were the most common themes of mothers interviewed by University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers during the maintenance period after a child's treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).
Empowering patients through mind-body therapy
March 3, 2014 · Comments Off
This is the second article in a series about cancer and integrative medicine. The
Fit2BWell gets cancer survivors moving
February 25, 2014 · Comments Off
The University of Colorado Cancer Center and the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center have teamed up to create "Fit2BWell," a program that aims to bring a research focus to the benefits of exercise and healthy living for cancer survivors.
Caregiver workshop offered for the first time
February 24, 2014 · Comments Off
When it comes to battling cancer, the health and well-being of the patient’s caregivers may...
Study: Beauty Not Disease Motivates Teens to Wear Sunscreen
February 13, 2014 · Comments Off
"You can tell that when we talk [to teens] about the skin cancer risk, it doesn’t faze them. But when you talk about premature wrinkling and aging, they listen a little more closely," says April W. Armstrong, MD MPH, investigator at the CU Cancer Center.
Study Highlights Long-Term Effects of Childhood Obesity on Late-Life Health
February 12, 2014 · Comments Off
"It may be that childhood obesity changes the way the whole metabolism is working – and changes it during a critical developmental time frame," says Kristen Nadeau, MD.
Bitter melon juice prevents pancreatic cancer in mouse models
February 12, 2014
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
February 12, 2014
Gold nanorods attach to, kill bladder cancer cells
April 7, 2014 · No comments
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