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Better Fitness Leads to Lower Cancer Risk for Older Men
Men with high midlife cardiorespiratory fitness have a lower incidence of lung and colorectal cancer; however, this association was not seen for prostate cancer.
Biomarker Combo Could Predict Prostate Cancer Survival
A combination of biomarkers has shown promise as a surrogate for survival in clinical trials of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Stress Management Improved Quality of Life for Breast Cancer Patients
Women who received cognitive behavioral stress management after surgery for early breast cancer reported better quality of life and lower symptoms of depression.
Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Prostate Cancer Patients on ADT
The FDA requires a risk label on GnRH agonists that indicates the increased risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes in prostate cancer patients.
Pathologists Often Disagree on Breast Biopsy Findings
While pathologists usually agree on healthy and malignant breast tissue from biopsy slides, there is less agreement on samples that fall somewhere in the middle.
Breast Cancer Risk Connected to Family History of Prostate Cancer
Women with a first-degree relative diagnosed with prostate cancer may be at increased risk for developing breast cancer, according to a new study.
Immunotoxin Effectively Targets B-Cell Malignancies
In a phase I trial, DT2219, the novel bispecific ligand-directed toxin, has shown activity against relapsed and refractory B-cell lymphoma and leukemia.
Testosterone Levels During ADT May Predict Prostate Cancer Outcomes
A reduction in testosterone levels in the first year of ADT correlates with improved survival in prostate cancer patients being treated for biochemical failure.
Lower Colorectal Cancer Risk With Pescovegetarian and Vegetarian Diets
In a large study, it was found that those who ate a vegetarian diet had a lower risk of colorectal cancer compared with their non-vegetarian counterparts.
Personalized T-Cell Therapy for Brain Cancer
Researchers have shown that reprogramming T cells to target glioblastoma in mice resulted in control of these tumors.
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