Why do people with Down syndrome have less cancer?
...n anti-angiogenic compound made by the body. Discovered in the Folkman lab, endostatin
is a fragment of collagen 18 -- whose gene is also on chromosome 21. People with Down syndrome reportedly have almost doubled levels of endostatin
because of the extra copy of the gene.
"I think there may be four or fiv...
How can we know early who will benefit from tumor target therapy?
...ed by Dr. Sun from Minnan PET Center, used FDG PET/CT to monitor early responses, followed by EGF-receptor antibody (Cetuximab) plus recombinant human endostatin
One conclusion reported by the investigators is that molecular imaging could monitor molecular treatment, and that the combin...
A Chinese medicine compound has satisfactory anti-cancer effects on hepatocellular carcinoma
... for studying traditional Chinese medicine. Furthermore, the view that the satisfactory effects of delisheng were associated with the up-regulation of endostatin
made possible by ginseng might inspire other researchers.
The results of this study suggest a promising future for many researchers and HCC patient...
Talcum Powder Curbs Lung Tumor Risk
...fold higher levels of endostatin, a hormone released by healthy lung cells. endostatin
prevents new blood vessels from forming, slows cell growth and movement, an...t hard for tumors to grow and spread into healthy lung tissue.
was first discovered in 1997, doctors hoped its tumor-fighting properties w...
New treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis
...mportant role in the disease.
Researchers in United States believe if endostatin
can inhibit angiogenesis in cancer patients, it should be considered as a t...py for RA as well. In a new study, researchers treated laboratory mice with endostatin
for RA, and found the volume of new blood vessels, as well as inflammatory ...
Cheaper drugs now closer to realization with new DropArray technology
... and reagents required provides similar advantages for protein-based assays such as ELISA with limited human and animal serum such as Human Leptin and endostatin
This DropArray was realized through the efforts of an interdisciplinary team of researchers, which is typical of the project-oriented rese...
New treatment for age-related macular degeneration within sight
...7 issue of The FASEB Journal, describes how giving endostatin
to mice significantly reduced or eliminated abnorm...study, researchers describe testing the effects of endostatin
on mice lacking this naturally occurring substance. The mice without endostatin
were about three times more likely to develop adva...
Canine Endostatin EIA Kit from Neogen Corporation
Description: Detection of Total Canine Endostatin. Canine Cytokine EIA Kits
Neogens Life Science products include a line of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) test kits and reagents used for multiple research applications. The line of ELISA test kits are ultra-sensitive, qui...