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New findings from Fox Chase Cancer Center paint a relatively optimistic picture of women’s chances of surviving a subset of breast cancers that have spread to the chest wall or skin, but not beyond.
In a surprising discovery, researchers have noticed that the same kinds of drugs that relive watery eyes and runny noses from allergies can also help fight off tumors. This new report suggests that antihistamines could have significant anti-cancer properties.
PeptiMed, a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel mechanisms of drug delivery, is pleased to announce the allowance of its claims for a targeted elastin-like polypeptide (ELP) nanoparticle
All 9 Out Of 9 Patients Who Have Reached 4 Injections Are Showing Tumor Cell Death, Tumor Shrinkage And/Or Stabilization Of Disease BETHESDA, Md., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have designed a nanoparticle that has a couple of unique — and important — properties.
Short, customized carbon nanotubes have the potential to deliver drugs to pancreatic cancer cells and destroy them from within.
The first preclinical study of a new Rice University-developed anti-cancer technology found that a novel combination of existing clinical treatments can instantaneously detect and kill only cancer cells -- often by blowing them apart -- without harming surrounding normal organs.
Initial Responses Seen Before Patients Have Completed Treatments; BETHESDA, Md., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing
Scientists have found a way to target elusive cells that suppress immune response, depleting them with peptides that spare other important cells and shrink tumors in preclinical experiments.
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a mutated gene common to adenosquamous carcinoma (ASC) tumors – the first known unique molecular signature for this rare, but particularly virulent, form of pancreatic cancer.
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