Cancer-Causing Mutation Discovered in 1982 Finally Target of Clinical Trials
December 30, 2014 · Comments Off
A recent article in the journal Cancer Discovery describes clinical trials at the University of Colorado Cancer Center and elsewhere that match drugs to long-overlooked oncogene, TRK, offering targeted treatment options for cancers that harbor these gene abnormalities.
Reprogramming Stem Cells May Prevent Cancer After Radiation
December 29, 2014 · Comments Off
"The body didn't evolve to deal with leaking nuclear reactors and CT scans. It evolved to deal with only a few cells at a time receiving dangerous doses of radiation or other insults to their DNA," says James DeGregori, PhD.
Mutations Need Help From Aging Tissue to Cause Leukemia
December 18, 2014 · Comments Off
"We had been looking inside cells for the causes of cancer, but that wasn't enough. There was something happening outside the cells that mattered," says James DeGregori, PhD.
A Conversation with Marileila Garcia, PhD
December 15, 2014 · Comments Off
The goal of personalized medicine is to match the genetics of an individual’s cancer with...
Is a Treatment For Your Cancer Sitting on a Dusty Shelf?
December 15, 2014 · Comments Off
THE AH-HA THAT HOW A THING HAS BEEN USED DOESN’T LIMIT HOW IT COULD BE...
3 San Antonio Studies Target Androgen in Breast Cancer
December 11, 2014 · Comments Off
Three studies presented by University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2014 demonstrate the effects of blocking androgen receptors in breast cancer.
Pathway That Degrades Holiday Turkey Fuels Metastasis of Triple Negative Breast Cancer
December 10, 2014 · Comments Off
CU Cancer Center study presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium shows that triple negative breast cancer cells process tryptophan to promote survival while traveling through the body in order to seed new tumor sites.
Tricking prostate cancer
December 5, 2014 · Comments Off
With a background in biochemistry, fat metabolism and genetics, University of Colorado Cancer Center investigator...
Study: How Red Wine Prevents Cancer
December 3, 2014 · Comments Off
Robert Sclafani, PhD, and CU Cancer Center colleagues describe how the resveratrol in red wine may prevent head and neck cancer
Bitter melon juice prevents pancreatic cancer in mouse models
December 3, 2014
New Program Connects Patients and Survivors at CU Cancer Center
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