Navigation Links
Wayne State researchers seek calcium channels to target cancer tumors
Date:4/22/2013

ancer tumor cells in tissue culture; the second will test it in solid human tumors growing in mice.

"We have an innovative technique that offers promise for identifying which tumors can be effectively treated with drugs that currently are in clinical trials," Braun said. "If it turns out we can use MEMRI in this way, we could see if a patient's tumor expresses specific calcium channels and then select the best treatment for targeting these particular channels. That would allow us to determine which patients would benefit from these drugs and which drugs will be most therapeutic.

"Not every therapy works against every tumor, and MEMRI may allow us to select the best treatment for a given patient. This technique's major benefits are that it is noninvasive and can quickly lead to individualized therapy."


'/>"/>

Contact: Julie O'Connor
julie.oconnor@wayne.edu
313-577-8845
Wayne State University - Office of the Vice President for Research
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Wayne State University researcher examines proteins role in diabetic retinopathy
2. Wayne State University researcher seeks to understand link between obesity, flu severity
3. Algae extract increases good cholesterol levels, Wayne State research finds
4. Wayne State develops better understanding of memory retrieval between children and adults
5. Wayne State research team finds possible clue to progression of MS
6. Wayne State researchers say adolescent smoking prevention programs still critical
7. Wayne State University researcher recognized by American Psychological Association
8. CDC funds Wayne State University research to understand, prevent teen dating violence
9. Wayne State researcher finds possible clue to childrens early antisocial behavior
10. Wayne State University researcher to evaluate success of text message diabetes intervention
11. Wayne State embarks on study to improve identification of women at high risk of stroke
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/5/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 ... first time in more than a decade. She has hinted ... not want to miss seeing her perform one last time. ... two years and this beloved country sweetheart has millions of loyal ... be touring throughout her native country, Canada, and on June 30th ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... Risperdal lawsuits ( http://www.risperdallawsuit2014.com/ ) ... tort litigation currently underway in the Philadelphia Court ... hearing testimony in the proceeding’s second bellwether trial ... cause gynecomastia, or male breast growth. According to ... on behalf of a plaintiff who was prescribed ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... HomeCEUConnection.com is proud to support ... on their nutrition CEUs. To raise awareness ... HomeCEUConnection.com is offering 10% off selected nutrition ... NUTRITION2015 . , High Quality Continuing Education ... high-quality continuing education courses for Physical Therapists, ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... In honor of National Drug Facts ... drug and alcohol abuse in schools and communities across ... with information on some of the dangers and statistics ... National Institute on Drug Abuse, this annual promotion of ... the illusions that teens and young adults get from ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... March 05, 2015 Califia Farms ... announced at Natural Products Expo West that its popular ... 100 percent soy and dairy free. Califia Farms Vegan ... bottle and are packed with six grams of an ... includes fiber, B vitamins and magnesium. , Protein is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Shania Twain Tickets: Ticket Down Announces Shania Twain's 2015 “Rock This Country” North American Tour 2Health News:Shania Twain Tickets: Ticket Down Announces Shania Twain's 2015 “Rock This Country” North American Tour 3Health News:Risperdal Lawsuits Move Forward in Pennsylvania, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Start of Second Gynecomastia Trial 2Health News:Risperdal Lawsuits Move Forward in Pennsylvania, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Start of Second Gynecomastia Trial 3Health News:HomeCEUConnection.com Offers Nutrition CEUs this March to Celebrate Nutrition Month 2Health News:A Forever Recovery Issues New Tips for Sobriety for National Drug Facts Week 2Health News:Califia Farms Vegan Protein and New Single Serve Almondmilks to Hit Supermarket Shelves this Month 2Health News:Califia Farms Vegan Protein and New Single Serve Almondmilks to Hit Supermarket Shelves this Month 3
... HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Nov. 9 (HealthDay News) ... new research finds that it may also increase levels of ... At this point, though, it,s not entirely clear what the ... appears online Nov. 9 in the American Journal of ...
... HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Nov. 9 (HealthDay News) ... in the blood appears to help obese rhesus monkeys lose ... approach may help obese humans lose weight, according to the ... blood vessels of white fat tissue is a novel conceptual ...
... have been collaborating with Pitt,s School of Medicine to find ... part to a four-year, $1.86 million grant from the National ... the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NSF grant began ... within Pitt,s Department of Mathematics; the NIH grant is in ...
... 9 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience, ... of Medicine and University of Washington describe in deeper ... also reveal new cellular targets for possibly slowing its ... inherited neurological disorder in which cells in the cerebellum ...
... of childhood asthma should extend beyond the doctor,s ... spend most of their time dealing with the ... studies. A key to successful implementation of childhood ... community-based care coordination approach that combines evidence-based science, ...
... FRANCISCO -- Progress in oncology drug development will take ... and industry experts convene at the Moscone Center West ... Targets and Cancer Therapeutics. "During the last few ... result of tremendous developments in the understanding of the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Research Questions Wisdom of Cutting Down on Salt 2Health News:Experimental Drug Slims Obese Monkeys 2Health News:Experimental Drug Slims Obese Monkeys 3Health News:Pitt researchers using mathematics to target Parkinson's disease symptoms 2Health News:Neurological disorder impacts brain cells differently 2Health News:Community-based care coordination effective for real world asthma management programs 2Health News:Community-based care coordination effective for real world asthma management programs 3Health News:AACR-NCI-EORTC to hold molecular targets meeting in San Francisco 2
(Date:3/5/2015)... Corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX ) today reported financial results ... , Revenues were $11.8 million in the fourth ... 11% from $10.6 million in the 2013 fourth quarter. Revenues ... from $38.3 million in 2013. , Gross margin for ... the fourth quarter of the prior year. , Operating ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... SEATTLE and TÜBINGEN, Germany ... Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CureVac today ... to invest $52 million (€46 million) in CureVac, ... vaccine technologies. As part of the agreement, the ... projects to develop prophylactic vaccines based on CureVac,s ...
(Date:3/5/2015)...  BioPhotas, Inc., an FDA registered medical device manufacturer ... to treat skin, muscle and joint conditions, today announced ... to provide BioPhotas, flagship product, the Celluma, ... Commenting on the alliance, Patrick ... Celluma at the Warrior Hope and Care Center had ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 2IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 3IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 4IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 5IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 6IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 7IRIDEX Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results 8The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CureVac Collaborate to Accelerate the Development of Transformative Vaccine Technology 2The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CureVac Collaborate to Accelerate the Development of Transformative Vaccine Technology 3The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CureVac Collaborate to Accelerate the Development of Transformative Vaccine Technology 4BioPhotas, Inc. and the Semper Fi Fund Work Together to Provide Pain Relief to Injured Service Members 2BioPhotas, Inc. and the Semper Fi Fund Work Together to Provide Pain Relief to Injured Service Members 3
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: