Latest Adenocarcinoma Stories

2010-02-05 15:02:54

Barrett's epithelium is recognized as a complication of erosive esophagitis and is the pre-malignant condition for adenocarcinoma of the esophagus.

2010-01-21 06:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- BioNumerik Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("BioNumerik") today announced the treatment of the first patients in a global multi-center Phase III clinical trial of Tavocept (BNP7787) in patients with primary adenocarcinoma of the lung, the most common type of lung cancer.

2010-01-15 17:22:49

Three frequently used human esophageal adenocarcinoma cell lines used for research were confirmed as being from other tumor types.

2009-12-09 17:41:02

Drug resistant lung cancer cells change their behavior in ways we do not understand to evade treatment, but these events can now be recapitulated and studied in mice.

2009-12-01 12:16:50

Pancreatic tumors can be identified by a readily detectable marker that shows promise as a basis for immune therapy against the disease.

2009-11-02 14:24:49

A new study is taking a closer look at the benefits versus risks for lung cancer patients to undergo preventative brain radiation therapy as a means to stop cancer from spreading to the brain.

2009-08-03 09:59:48

The world's top lung cancer specialists, medical professionals and researchers are convening this week in San Francisco, CA for the 13th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC), organized by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC).

2009-07-30 15:17:03

Exposure to nicotine via smoking has been linked to a greater risk of aggressive pancreatic cancer, U.S. researchers say.

2009-07-27 15:25:00

Smoking has once again been implicated in the development of advanced cancer. Exposure to nicotine by way of cigarette smoking may increase the likelihood that pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma will become metastatic

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