International Conference to Focus on Concerns of Young Breast Cancer Survivors
...tion on breast cancer in pre-menopausal women from some of the nation's top experts at the 9th Annual Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast cance
r Feb. 27-March 1 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.
The three-day event, presented by the nonprofit organizations Living Beyond Breast Cancer, ...
Stem Cells as Cancer Therapy
...eminated metastases in a mouse model of a cancer called neuroblastoma. The researchers took advantage of the tumor-tropic (selective migration towards cance
r cells) properties of neural stem cells engineered to express an enzyme that activates an anti-cancer drug.
It is much too early to know wheth...
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Molecular force field helps cancer cells defend against attack
...d is found in breast, colon and thyroid tumors.
and colleagues were the first to pull FAK out of h...presents a "hot area for developing therapeutics," cance
"We've shown that if you disrupt this int...mes of FAK and VEGFR-3 are more aggressive tumors, cance
said. The scientists were able to block FAK from b...
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