Latest Adenocarcinoma Stories

2009-05-22 09:40:00

The colorectal cancer is thought to be resulted from a combination of environmental factors, diet, lifestyle, chronic inflammation and accumulation of specific genetic alterations.

2009-05-12 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) will unveil data from more than 50 studies at the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Orlando, Fla.

2009-05-04 13:04:06

Women are more likely to develop lung cancer from smoking than men, contracting the disease at younger ages, a Swiss study has determined. A study performed at the St.

2009-03-13 13:34:00

New updates to the NCCN Guidelines for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma were announced on March 12 at the NCCN 14th Annual Conference.

2009-03-10 14:25:00

Pathologists provide information on this potentially life-threatening disease during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Colon cancer is the third most common cancer among men and women in the United States, excluding skin cancer.

2008-11-17 14:02:51

Dutch researchers reported on Monday that smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol may add to a person’s risk of throat and stomach cancers.

2008-11-05 21:00:13

U.S. researchers said they've decoded the genetic changes associated with a common form of lung cancer. The research team, led by scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, identified 26 genes that are frequently mutated in lung adenocarcinoma.

2008-09-17 15:00:36

European medical scientists have determined a new form of chemotherapy extends the life of patients with inoperable pancreatic cancer.

2008-09-17 12:00:11

Chinese medical scientists say the drug gefitinib (Iressa) should be considered the first-line therapy for non-smoking Asian patients with lung cancer.

2008-09-16 12:00:50

Pfizer has announced updated safety and efficacy results from a Phase II, randomized, non-comparative study surrounding its investigational compound, CP-751,871, in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.

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