Tiny Chemo Beads Boost Liver Cancer Outcomes
...s surgery, or the tumor has grown into the blood vessels. Typically, only a quarter of people with liver cancer survive two years after diagnosis.
holds promise, because the tumor, rather than the entire body, receives the chemotherapy directly. It is used to slow, not cure, the disease, but succ...
A useful imaging modality for monitoring treatment response to hepatocellular carcinoma
has been widely accepted as a choice of treatment ...e technique for assessing perfusion changes due to tace
therapy for locally advanced HCC. However, there a...on of this technique in evaluating the efficacy of tace
based on quantitative analysis of perfusion parame...
Two Liver Cancer Treatments Better Than One
...r study demonstrates that combination therapy with tace
and RFA was an effective and safe treatment that m...erapy and radiofrequency ablation are all options. tace
(transarterial chemoembolization) is a special typ... China as it is in the United States.
and RFA used individually can extend survival, the...
A New Strategy to Control Breast Cancer
... A recent study finds that, tace
inhibitors currently developed for treating rheuma... employed to control proliferation of tumor cells. tace
is// strongly present in a form of breast cancer, ...(Berkeley Lab) have demonstrated that by targeting tace
(also known as ADAM17) with either molecular inhib...
New Liver Tumor Treatment
...ing chemotherapy to reduce tumor size.
For the study, researchers used tace
to treat 162 patients with liver tumors. Each patient underwent two to seven tace
treatments to reduce their tumor size. The size of each tumor was measured ...
Chemoembolization Improving as Liver Cancer Treatment
...al chemotherapy - side effects usually are lessened.
On average, only about one in four liver cancer patients is alive after two years. Although tace
typically is used to slow the disease, not cure it, improvements in the beads are making it more effective and promising as a cure in some cases. Imp...
Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation awards $191,000 in grants
...ysis of Gastric Adenocarcinoma: A Novel Classification of Tumor Subtypes and Prognosis," Natanel Jourabchi, "Microarray Analysis of Outcome of RFA and tace
in HCC Patients," and Christina Ma, "Evaluation of 18F-FDG PET/CT in Monitoring Tumor Ablation Efficacy of Irreversible Electroporation (IRE) on Rabbi...
TACE Fluorometric (MCA)) Assay Kit, InnoZyme™ from Calbiochem
Description:...GHT. AVOID FREEZE/THAW CYCLES. The InnoZyme™ tace
Activity Kit is a specific and sensitive assay designed to measure human tace
activity in cell lysates and biological samples an...ated with a monoclonal antibody specific for human tace
that captures the enzyme. Unbound material is disc...