A University of Colorado Cancer Center study presented today at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2014 shows that the chemical silibinin, purified from milk thistle extract, affects cell signaling associated with inflammation and thus also the formation and survival of colorectal cancer stem cells.
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).
CU Cancer Center testing leads to approval for new leukemia treatment
March 7, 2014 · Comments Off
By Dan Meyers, University Communications Three very different people gathered recently at University of Colorado...
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.
COXEN Model Picks the Best Drug for Ovarian Cancer
February 18, 2014 · Comments Off
University of Colorado Cancer Center and University of Virginia study used a sophisticated model of ovarian cancer genetics to match the right tumor with the right drug. Patients who were matched in this way lived an average 21 months longer than patients who were not matched.
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.
Bitter melon juice prevents pancreatic cancer in mouse models
February 13, 2014
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
February 13, 2014
Gold nanorods attach to, kill bladder cancer cells
April 7, 2014 · No comments
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