New Data To Be Presented At ASH 2017 Underscore Amgen's Commitment To Improving Lives And Changing Outcomes For Patients With Difficult-To-Treat Blood Cancers
Positive Overall Survival Data From Phase 3 ASPIRE Trial on KYPROLIS® (Carfilzomib) in Relapsed Multiple Myeloma to be Highlighted in Oral Presentation Results From Several Abstracts Highlight the Potential of Amgen's Bispecific T Cell Engager (BiTE®) Platform as an Innovative Approach to Treating Blood Cancers FDA Grants Priority Review for BLINCYTO (Blinatumomab) Supplemental Biologics License Application in Minimal Residual Disease-Positive Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that new clinical data and analyses from 33 abstracts, including six oral presentations, evaluating approved medicines and inv...
Earlier in the day, McCain's daughter, Meghan, tearfully interviewed former Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died from the same cancer, glioblastoma
A new type of ultrasound scan is being tested to see if it's as effective as mammograms in detecting breast cancer, especially in women with dense breast tissue. CBS News' Danielle Nottingham reports.
Authors: Copur MS, Wurdeman JM, Nelson D, Ramaekers R, Gauchan D, Crockett D Abstract Solid tumors involving glandular organs express mucin glycoprotein which is eventually shed into the circulation. As aresult these proteins can easily be measured in the serum and be used as potential tumor markers. The most commonly used tumor markers for breast cancer are CA 27-29 and CA 15-3, which both measure the glycoprotein product of the mucin-1 (MUC1) gene. CA 27-29 has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for monitoring disease activity in breast cancer patients. Most oncology clinical practice guidelines...
CONCLUSIONS: Radical radiotherapy is effective and well-tolerated in NSCLC patients with postoperative locoregional recurrence. High BED is a predictor for long LRFS, and the presence of wild-type EGFR is a predictor for long DMFS. PMID: 29228994 [PubMed - in process]
If proven to be effective, the new type of scans could eventually be used in addition to annual mammograms
An arrest warrant has been issued for a New York couple who fraudulently pocketed thousands of dollars in donations for a 5-year-old boy with cancer and then missed a court sentencing
The common spice, found in many Indian dishes, has properties that can help fight cancer and inflammation, researchers say.
(Reuters Health) - Patients who survive head and neck cancer may be more likely to experience declines in cognitive function than people who don ’t have these tumors, a recent study suggests.
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Dalton Trans., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7DT03637J, PaperPoulami Mandal, Bidyut Kumar Kundu, Komal Vyas, Vidya Sabu, A. Helen, Sandeep Singh Dhankhar, C. M. Nagaraja, Debojit Bhattacherjee, Krishna Pada Bhabak, Suman Mukhopadhyay Ru(II)-arene complexes with NSAIDs as co-ligands show marked antiproliferative activity against cancer cell lines along with cyclooxygenase inhibition properties. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry