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(Reuters) - Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc said its experimental blood cancer drug was shown to be safe and effective in a mid-stage trial, sending its shares up 10 percent. The injectable drug, Captisol-enabled melphalan, an improved form of common chemotherapy drug melphalan, is being tested in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing stem cell transplants. High-dose chemotherapy in combination ...
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A study of the gene BAALC and the smaller gene miR-3151 embedded within it finds the smaller one is the major driver of acute myeloid leukemia and not its better-known host.
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Big Pharma’s focus on blockbuster cancer drugs squeezes out cheaper treatments. The result, one researcher says: ‘If we’re winning the war on cancer, we’re not winning that fast.’
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A four-year study of overweight military personnel has found that those stationed at high altitudes are less likely to progress to obesity.






By NICHOLAS BAKALAR
5 hours 45 sec ago
Latest Cancer News/Research
A four-year study of overweight military personnel has found that those stationed at high altitudes are less likely to progress to obesity.
By NICHOLAS BAKALAR
5 hours 45 sec ago
Nutrition, Mind, Body
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Cyramza (ramucirumab) to treat patients with advanced stomach cancer or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma, a form of cancer located in the...
5 hours 30 min ago
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With gene expression analysis growing in importance for both basic researchers and medical practitioners, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Maryland have developed a new...
6 hours 30 min ago
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A single type of cell in the lining of the bladder is responsible for most cases of invasive bladder cancer, according to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
6 hours 30 min ago
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Scientists have identified new pain relief targets that could be used to provide relief from chemotherapy-induced pain.
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Meaningful long-term survival is possible for selected patients suffering from advanced cancer of the abdomen when treated with cytoreductive surgery with Hyperthermic IntraPeritoneal Chemotherapy...
7 hours 30 min ago
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