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RSNA 2014: Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting - McCormick Place, Chicago USA, November 30 - December 5th HAIFA, Israel, November 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
UT Southwestern cancer researchers have identified a promising molecule that blocks bone destruction and, therefore, could provide a potential therapeutic target for osteoporosis and bone metastases of cancer.
When cancer progresses and spreads to the bone, patients often suffer debilitating pain.
The initial study results of the Zometa European Study (ZEUS) showed no difference in the incidence of bone metastases between the Zometa group and control arm, said Prof. Manfred Wirth during the closing and fourth plenary session of the 28th Annual EAU Congress which ends today.
Investigators from the Vanderbilt Center for Bone Biology have discovered that stress can promote the colonization of breast cancer cells in bone.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.