Chlorquinaldol targets the β-catenin and T-cell factor 4 complex and exerts anti-colorectal cancer activity

Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: Pharmacological ResearchAuthor(s): Ling Wang, Ke Deng, Liang Gong, Liang Zhou, Sapna Sayed, Huan Li, Qi Sun, Zijie Su, Zhongyuan Wang, Shanshan Liu, Huifang Zhu, Jiaxing Song, Desheng Lu
Source: Pharmacological Research - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research

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A 40 years old male with colorectal cancer, with an unbalanced hypercaloric diet, attempted, on his own initiative, to gain weight, without nutritional follow-up, during chemotherapy treatment with oxaliplatin protocols, without pharmaceutical guidance. When initiating the new protocol, with oxaliplatin/irinotecan combination therapy, he presented symptomatology suggestive of hepatic injury during the administration of oxaliplatin. When performing a Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the total abdomen, hepatic nodules were identified indicating lesions resulting from the chemotherapy treatment, and blood tests indicated Asparta...
Source: Current Nutrition and Food Science - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
Conclusion: To improve the treatment efficacy of oxaliplatin-based therapy in advanced CRC patients, adding antibiotics is a potential therapeutic option. PMID: 32655636 [PubMed]
Source: Journal of Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: J Oncol Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: In the CRCSA cohort from Johannesburg, comorbidity is uncommon, with no significant adverse effect on OS. If potentially curative treatment is initiated within 40 days of CRC diagnosis, OS could be improved. To fully understand the epidemiology of CRC in SA, population-based registries are essential, and future research should aim to identify health system failures that lead to delays in intervention beyond 40 days in patients with CRC. PMID: 32657722 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: South African Medical Journal - Category: African Health Tags: S Afr Med J Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 13 July 2020Source: Pathology - Research and PracticeAuthor(s): Hyun Ji Son, Ha Yoon Mo, Nam Jin Yoo, Sug Hyung Lee
Source: Pathology Research and Practice - Category: Pathology Source Type: research
             Basel, 14 July 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and Blueprint Medicines Corporation (NASDAQ:BPMC), today announced the signing of a licensing and collaboration agreement providing exclusive rights to Roche for global co-development and commercialisation outside the United States (US), excluding Greater China*. In the US, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, will obtain co-commercialisation rights to pralsetinib, Blueprint Medicine ’s investigational, once-daily oral precision therapy for the treatment of people with RET-altered ...
Source: Roche Media News - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
Source: Cancer Management and Research - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cancer Management and Research Source Type: research
Abstract The clinical efficiency and adverse reactions of anlotinib in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) as a third-line treatment compared with chemotherapy and regorafenib or fruquintinib was explored in this study. Clinical data from 105 mCRC patients who failed at least two lines of chemotherapy were collected. The patients were divided into three groups based on their third-line therapeutic regimen: third-line chemotherapy only (group A); anlotinib (group B); and fruquintinib or regorafenib (group C). The result showed that the ORR and DCR of group B (14.29%, 85.71%) were higher than those of group A (0%, 4...
Source: Neoplasma - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Neoplasma Source Type: research
-Sosa Luis I. Terrazas In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the study of own and foreign human factors favoring the development of different types of cancer, including genetic and environmental ones. However, the fact that the immune response plays a fundamental role in the development of immunity and susceptibility to colorectal cancer (CRC) is much stronger. Among the many cell populations of the immune system that participate in restricting or favoring CRC development, regulatory T cells (Treg) play a major role in orchestrating immunomodulation during CRC. In this review, we established concr...
Source: Cancers - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
AbstractBackgroundWhat qualifies as optimal lymph node (LN) dissection in the surgical management of splenic flexure colon cancer (SFCC) still remains controversial because few studies have evaluated the distribution of LN metastasis of SFCC. The aim of this study was to clarify detailed distribution of LN metastasis and long-term outcomes of SFCC.MethodsThis retrospective study enrolled patients who had  curative colectomy for primary transverse or descending colon cancer of pathological stage I, II, or III at a single high-volume cancer center between April 2002 and December 2018. The 538 eligible patients were divi...
Source: Techniques in Coloproctology - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
Condition:   Colorectal Cancer Intervention:   Drug: BLYG8824A Sponsor:   Genentech, Inc. Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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