Gut Microbiome Predicts Nivolumab Efficacy in Gastric Cancer? Gut Microbiome Predicts Nivolumab Efficacy in Gastric Cancer?
Preliminary data suggest that the diversity of the gut microbiome could potentially predict nivolumab response for patients with gastric cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Enhertu Approved in the U.S. for the Treatment of Patients With Previously Treated HER2 Positive Advanced Gastric Cancer
TOKYO& MUNICH& BASKING RIDGE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE) January 15, 2021 -- Daiichi Sankyo Company, Ltd.  (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) and AstraZeneca’s Enhertu (fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki) has been approved in the U.S. for the... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - January 15, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

FDA approves fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki for HER2-positive gastric adenocarcinomas
On January 15, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration approved fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki (Enhertu, Daiichi Sankyo) for adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic HER2-positive gastric or gastroesophageal (GEJ) adenocarcinoma who have received a prior trastuzumab-based regimen. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 15, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Dolly Parton health: Country star’s suspected cancer in the stomach – symptoms to spot
DOLLY PARTON health: Dolly is no stranger to rumours and allegations with many related to her health. The star allegedly suffered from stomach cancer a few years back. What are the symptoms of the deadly disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AI predicts metastasis in gastric cancer patients
An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can predict the presence of occult...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI helps predict lung cancer screening eligibility AI tool beats traditional breast cancer risk assessments AI body analysis finds lung cancer survival risk factors AI improves lung cancer detection on x-rays AI may predict lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Deep learning helps predicting occult peritoneal metastasis in stomach cancer
(Chinese Academy of Sciences Headquarters) A new study led by the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences shows that deep learning can help predicting the occult peritoneal metastasis in stomach cancer. It provides a novel and noninvasive approach for stomach cancer patients and may inform individualized surgical management of stomach cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - January 7, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Single-cell analysis of metastatic gastric cancer finds diverse tumor cell populations associated with patient outcomes
(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) Researchers from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center who profiled more than 45,000 individual cells from patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC), a specific form of metastatic gastric cancer, defined the extensive cellular heterogeneity and identified two distinct subtypes correlated with patient survival. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Endoscopy cost effective for gastric cancer screening after H. pylori eradication
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Sask. woman who got stomach removed to thwart cancer describes life with 'ticking time bomb'
Genetic testing revealed that Summer Heide has a gene mutation that increases her chances of developing a deadly stomach cancer. That discovery has forced Heide to make agonizing decisions that affect her life and the lives of her children. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatchewan Source Type: news

New therapeutic target pinpointed for stomach cancer
(Walter and Eliza Hall Institute) WEHI researchers have identified a key molecular regulator, TNF, which is involved in the progression and spread of stomach cancer, suggesting a potential new approach to treat this devastating disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 16, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Experiencing trapped wind or having a fullness in the tummy are danger signs
BOWEL cancer: The stomach and digestion are a complicated system. Feeling extra gassy, bloated and having abdominal pain are experiences many are all too familiar with. However, having a persistent feeling of trapped wind or a fullness in the tummy no matter how much or how little you have eaten are symptoms of bowel cancer and should not be ignored. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach cancer symptoms: Ongoing dyspepsia could be a warning sign of the disease
STOMACH cancer can begin in any part of the muscular bag, including its wall. However, the disease predominantly starts in the gland cells in the inner stomach lining. Ongoing dyspepsia could be a warning sign of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How a longtime Peninsula biotech company's stomach cancer drug moved closer to the finish line
Results this month from the company's mid-stage clinical trial sent its stock soaring and helped it raise $174 million. But it took nine years, layoffs, CEO changes and serendipity to get there. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 25, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news