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2012-06-04 19:20:21

An antibody that helps a person's own immune system battle cancer cells shows increasing promise in reducing tumors in patients with advanced kidney cancer.

New Cancer Drug Targets Tumor Cells, Reduces Side Effects
2012-06-04 02:57:24

A clinical trial of an experimental new breast cancer treatment found that it extended the life expectancy of patients without the symptoms of the disease worsening.

2012-06-02 23:01:47

• Clinical Activity of Anti-PD-1 Published in New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) and Presented at 48th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) • Phase 1 Data

2012-05-31 01:24:04

Because cancer cells grow very quickly, chemotherapy is designed to target cells whose numbers grow rapidly.

2012-05-09 19:24:23

Rather than stimulating immune cells to more effectively battle cancerous tumors, treatment with the protein interleukin-12 (IL-12) has the opposite effect, driving these intracellular fighters to exhaustion, a Mayo Clinic study has found.

2012-04-02 15:28:44

Researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia have found that a protein associated with other cancers appears to also be important in head and neck cancer, and may consequently serve as a good target for new treatments.


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metagrabolized
  • totally perplexed and mixed up.
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