Navigation Links
Only 5 percent of cancer research funds are spent on metastases, yet it kills 90 percent of all cancer patients
Date:6/1/2010

long term: new therapies built upon a solid understanding of the process of metastatic disease are urgently required. In turn, this demands an increased pre-clinical knowledge base that capitalises on major conceptual advances made in recent years, as well as a rational approach to the design of clinical trials with the inclusion of metastasis as an end-point. Together these observations speak for the necessity of increasingly close interactions between basic and clinical scientists, as well as the enhanced levels of research funding required to alleviate this major clinical problem."

The EJC special issue on metastasis consists of a number of articles looking at the state of current knowledge about the disease and outlining promising areas of research. Prof Steeg said: "We hope that this special issue will highlight the fact that metastasis should be an important consideration during drug development. If more attention was paid to it, we could really improve treatments for cancer patients."


'/>"/>

Contact: Emma Mason
wordmason@mac.com
ECCO-the European CanCer Organisation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. More than 30 Percent of Seniors Are Not Immunized Against Pneumonia in 36 States; New Report Finds Low Adult Vaccination Rates in U.S.
2. More than 30 percent of seniors are not immunized against pneumonia in 36 states
3. Survey: Over 40 Percent of Nurses to Alter Career Path
4. Saint Thomas Hospital Ranked Top Five Percent in Nation for the Second Consecutive Year According to Quality Study
5. More than 50 percent of injury-related deaths in rural Ontario occur before patients reach hospital
6. Study finds over 90 percent of people with gum disease are at risk for diabetes
7. Ninety Percent of All Vaccine Preventable Deaths Occur in Those 65 and Older According to Highlighted Studies in the December Patient Safety Advisory
8. American Red Cross Survey Finds 62 Percent of Americans Plan to Donate More Than $25 to Charity This Holiday Season in Spite of Economic Downturn
9. Disordered eating may affect 10 to 15 percent of women
10. Bella Sante Spas in Boston Reports Online Spending Rise of 12 percent December 1 to December 17, 2009
11. 83 Percent of Small Businesses Say No to Health Care Public Option, 89 Percent Say Government Cannot Provide Adequate Health Care
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2015)... 17, 2015 Most people believe that starting ... in 6 couples, that’s not the case. Dr. Alison Zimon ... featured guests on The Rhode Show’s program “All Things Fertility” ... at 9am on WPRI Channel 12. , Be sure ... important information that can impact your chances of getting pregnant ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 TouchCare is releasing ... health care providers and their patients to use their smartphones ... anywhere. The new version has a completely redesigned interface which ... profile and invite a patient to connect for a secure ... app is now available on Android as well as iOS ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... April 17, 2015 April 17, 2015 ... by iData Research ( http://www.idataresearch.com ), the use of ... the last three years as a result of a ... rooms. However, manufacturers are competing on price by bundling ... are expected to decline due to this pricing strategy, ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... 17, 2015 The city of Baltimore ... toll attributed to drug related deaths (overdoses and the ... whopping 143 overdose deaths alone, according to ABC2 ... Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen, “It’s estimated that we have ... heroin.” Heroin addiction typically originates as prescription drug abuse ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 Clevens Face and Body Specialists is ... Surgeon Amy Ortega . For more than 10 years, Dr. ... . Dr. Ortega is the recipient of two national awards ... only does Dr. Ortega bring experience in all areas of ... known for the natural results she achieves through her breast ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Providence Fertility Center Physicians Will Be Featured on WPRI 12’s Rhode Show during National Infertility Awareness Week April 20-24 2Health News:TouchCare Now Connects Android Users to Their Doctors, And Delivers Sleek New Interface For All 2Health News:TouchCare Now Connects Android Users to Their Doctors, And Delivers Sleek New Interface For All 3Health News:Intense Competition in the U.S. Surgical Camera Market Leading to Reduced Prices 2Health News:Intense Competition in the U.S. Surgical Camera Market Leading to Reduced Prices 3Health News:The Drug Death Toll Exceeds the Murder Rate in Baltimore 2Health News:The Drug Death Toll Exceeds the Murder Rate in Baltimore 3Health News:Plastic Surgery Breast and Body Specialist Amy Ortega MD Joins Clevens Face and Body Specialists 2
... warns that some deaths are likely , , TUESDAY, April 28 ... flu in the United States continued to climb Tuesday, to ... from the New York City high school that had previously ... said. , "There are 64 confirmed cases in the United ...
... UCLA scientists, in partnership with 30 research institutions across the ... common in autistic children. And when researchers scrutinized the activity ... they discovered that it is most active in key regions ... , Published April 28 in the advance online edition ...
... Massachusetts LegislatureBEDFORD, Mass., April 28 Insulet Corporation ... his diabetes keep him from sailing on a world-class ... Carroll Center for the Blind in Newton, MA won ... 2009 Blind Sailing World Championship Regatta in New Zealand. ...
... say there is a risk for a catastrophic pandemic ... among 1,039 physicians revealed that a majority of physicians ... that the Swine Flu will result in a worldwide ... )The study was conducted by HCD Research and the ...
... Disease Expert Available to Comment on Swine Flu ... AmeriCares, a nonprofit humanitarian aid organization, ... help several Texas health clinics treat and prevent ... medicines and other vital supplies. Some clinics report ...
... plc (AIM: CRW.L), a leader in financial improvement software solutions ... Ronald Frank Verni as Non-Executive Director. Verni starts his appointment ... Inc., a leading Software as a Service (SAAS) company focused ... and CEO of Sage Software, Inc., and a member of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News: U.S. Swine Flu Cases Surpass 60 2Health News: U.S. Swine Flu Cases Surpass 60 3Health News:World's largest DNA scan for autism uncovers new gene variant for disorder 2Health News:World's largest DNA scan for autism uncovers new gene variant for disorder 3Health News:Insulet Applauds Employee for Bronze Medal Performance in World Blind Sailing Championships 2Health News:Swine Flu Outbreaks Cause Concern among U.S. Physicians 2Health News:Swine Flu Outbreaks Cause Concern among U.S. Physicians 3Health News:Craneware Appoints New Non-Executive Director 2
(Date:4/17/2015)... 17, 2015 Research and Markets ( ... "Medical Equipment Rental and Leasing - Global Strategic Business ... report analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical Equipment Rental ... comprehensive analytics for the US, Japan ... World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... and DETROIT , April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... in poverty, the infant mortality rate is two and one ... 1,000 live births. Nearly 6 of 10 infants that die ... prenatal care.  These are sobering statistics that Covenant Community Care, ... of Metro Detroit, is poised to change thanks to a ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... -- Steven Rash , the CEO of Algae International ... American Seed & Oil Company, presented the Company,s latest ... New York City.  Mr. Rash,s presentation featured the Company,s ... Oil Company has recently announced the Dube Hemp ... , the EpiVape , and Hempster Clothing ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Medical Equipment Rental and Leasing Market 2015-2020 - Global Strategic Business Report - Healthcare Spending Slowdown Bodes Well for Medical Equipment Leasing 2Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 2Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 3Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 4American Seed & Oil Company Benchmarks its Consumer Product Development Strategy Against Proctor & Gamble 2American Seed & Oil Company Benchmarks its Consumer Product Development Strategy Against Proctor & Gamble 3
... Cancer Awareness Month , , ... for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network ... cancer, educating patients about the disease and the resources that ... Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer ...
... medicine company PreMD Inc. (TSX: PMD; PREMF.pk) today announced ... clinical study with one of the world,s largest cosmetic ... in conjunction with one of the cosmetic company,s skin ... an earlier successful study completed by PreMD with the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer 2ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer 3ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer 4ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer 5ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer 6PreMD Inc. Enters Clinical Study with Cosmetics Conglomerate 2
Standard knife with box, C profile...
Knife sharpening kit...
... For some sectioning work, it is necessary to ... State Freezer can be fitted to most microtomes ... -25C or lower, depending on conditions. The equipment ... unit. The cooling stage is best suited for ...
... Clini-RF is a new type of freezer designed ... It has a rapid freezer tank which can ... immersion of the specimens. ,The Clini-RF eliminates the ... carbon dioxide and liquid nitrogen. In order to ...
Medicine Products: