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Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Linked to Reduced Cancer-Related Deaths in Women
News   Oct 21, 2020

Women with breast cancer, colorectal cancer, or melanoma, who were taking cholesterol-lowering medications, were less likely to die from cancer, according to a new study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.

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First Draft Sequence of the Human Proteome Is Mapped
News   Oct 20, 2020

Twenty years after the release of the human genome, the genetic “blueprint” of human life, an international research team, including the University of British Columbia’s Chris Overall, has now mapped the first draft sequence of the human proteome.

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How Do Cancer Cells Escape Crowded Tumors?
News   Oct 20, 2020

The mechanism enabling cells to evade crowded environments appears to involve an unusual player – the cell nucleus. This is what researchers from St. Anna Children's Cancer Research Institute Vienna, King's College London, Institute Curie Paris and ETH Zürich in Basel showed in their recent work.

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A New Way To Personalize Prostate Cancer Treatment
News   Oct 20, 2020

A team of researchers has identified biomarkers that can predict if a prostate cancer patient has a high probability of developing metastasis.

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New Test Can Target and Capture Most Lethal Cells in Fatal Brain Cancer
News   Oct 19, 2020

A laboratory test developed by a research team led by Johns Hopkins University bioengineers can accurately pinpoint, capture and analyze the deadliest cells in the most common and aggressive brain cancer in adults.

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Nanoparticles Deliver Bursts of Calcium To Destroy Drug-Resistant Tumor Cells
News   Oct 19, 2020

Researchers reporting in ACS' Nano Letters have developed nanoparticles that release bursts of calcium inside tumor cells, inhibiting drug pumps and reversing MDR.

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Possible Breast Cancer Treatment for Patients With Specific Gene Mutations
News   Oct 16, 2020

Findings by Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers have pointed to a new combination of treatments that may help breast cancer patients with certain gene mutations.

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Team Identifies Specific Molecules That Promote Cancer Progression
News   Oct 16, 2020

Researchers have discovered that a protein called TAp63 controls levels of RNA molecules, which subsequently connects the activities of p53 and AKT, two of the most commonly altered genes in cancer, to promote disease progression.

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Cancer-Killing T Cells “Swarm” Tumors Attracting Other Cells To Fight
News   Oct 15, 2020

The discovery of this swarming behavior of T cells, and the chemical attractants that immune cells use to direct swarms towards tumors, could one day help scientists develop new cancer therapies that boost the immune system.

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Breakthrough Blood Test Developed for Brain Tumors
News   Oct 15, 2020

Genetic mutations that promote the growth of the most common type of adult brain tumors can be accurately detected and monitored in blood samples using an enhanced form of liquid biopsy developed by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).

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