When MUC4/X-overexpressing pancreatic cancer cells were transplanted into mice, tumors grew aggressively, with significant metastasis to liver and peritoneum.
Findings from the MCC-Spain study suggest that in some cases, CLL could be prevented by modifying dietary habits.
In this video, Dr. Heather Cheng briefly outlines the GENTleMEN study on the impact of genetic testing for men with advanced prostate cancer.
In this video, Dr. Jun Mao describes practical changes that have boosted sleep quality in cancer patients, and highlights results of a study showing sleep benefits from both CBT and acupuncture.
An analysis by FDA and NCI investigators recommended further study of the utility of immunotherapy in patients unable to mount adequate immune responses.
Combination therapy with a high-dose proton pump inhibitor and aspirin reduced the risk of progression to esophageal cancer in patients with Barrett esophagus.
MSKCC’s Dr. Alexander Drilon highlights other known alterations that are being targeted or being used as biomarkers in non–small-cell lung cancer.
In this video, Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield explains why oncologists need to be aware of their own tolerance of uncertainty before discussing possible treatment risks and outcomes with patients.
Oncology nursing leader Deborah Boyle highlights some essential tips to address common issues in bedside care, staff communication, and on-the-job distress.
These are the first data to highlight the prognostic value of MGMT methylation beyond the IDH1/2 mutation status test currently used to help predict glioma patient survival outcomes.