Radiation and chemotherapy are the two most common treatments given to people diagnosed with cancer....
Finally: A Missing Link Between Vitamin D and Prostate Cancer
October 22, 2014 · Comments Off
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study recently published in the journal Prostate offers compelling evidence that inflammation may be the link between Vitamin D and prostate cancer. Specifically, the study shows that the gene GDF-15, known to be upregulated by Vitamin D, is notably absent in samples of human prostate cancer driven by inflammation.
New Knowledge of Genes Driving Bladder Cancer Points to Targeted Treatments
September 15, 2014 · Comments Off
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.
Panel: Time is now for U.S. to lead in biomedical research
September 9, 2014 · Comments Off
The United States is in danger of losing its biomedical edge to countries that are...
Allen Lichter, CEO of ASCO, Says Big Data, Cost/Value and “-Omics” Will Dominate Oncology in 2030
September 4, 2014 · Comments Off
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
Researcher’s trip to Alaska gives face to cancer research at CU Cancer Center
September 4, 2014 · Comments Off
At the University of Colorado Cancer Center we do not care if you live next...
University of Colorado Cancer Center investigator receives innovation grant from Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation
August 22, 2014 · Comments Off
Heide Ford, PhD, an investigator with University of Colorado Cancer Center and the University of...
Colorado State University helps lead international charge on new radiation treatment for cancer
August 19, 2014 · Comments Off
University of Colorado Cancer Center member institution, Colorado State University, which has noted expertise in understanding radiation as both a cause and a cure for cancer, is co-hosting a scientific meeting on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora this week called “Photon, Proton, and Carbon Ion Radiotherapy: Advances in Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research.”
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.
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
August 13, 2014
University of Colorado Hospital Now Offering Lung Cancer Screening
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CU Cancer Center brings specialty care to Colorado
November 12, 2014 · No comments
Next-Gen Melanoma Drug, TAK-733, Excels in Lab Tests
November 11, 2014 · No comments
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