Published: Mon, 06 Oct 2008 02:59:55 PST
Sat, 04 Oct 2008 00:07:20 PSTRadiotherapy added to anti-androgen hormone therapy reduces the risk of dying of prostate cancer by 50 percent. [ASTRO].
Fri, 03 Oct 2008 23:34:47 PSTPast hepatitis B infection was twice as prevalent in patients with pancreatic cancer as in healthy people. [J Clin Oncol].
Fri, 12 Sep 2008 14:39:23 PSTRegular use of aspirin and ibuprofen may reduce serum levels of PSA altering the detection of prostate cancer. [Cancer].
Fri, 12 Sep 2008 13:39:15 PSTStudy suggests more Asian American women may need to be tested for BRCA mutations. J Clin Oncol.
Sat, 07 Jun 2008 18:26:31 PSTThe Cancer and Leukemia Group B announced data from a phase II clinical trial showing that 70 percent response rate.
Tue, 03 Jun 2008 10:26:27 PSTUnique statistical model that predicts the probability of a patient being cancer free 12 years after initial surgical treatment. J Urol.
Sat, 30 Jun 2007 20:35:19 PSTWomen with at least 3 sites of cellular atypia in the breast are nearly 8 times more likely to develop breast cancer - J Clin Oncol.
Thu, 28 Jun 2007 19:27:13 PSTVaccine provides effective protection against HPV types 16 and 18 infections as well as other strains - Lancet.
Thu, 21 Jun 2007 09:38:02 PSTDiscovery in zebrafish could lead to new ways of boosting patients blood cells according to a Nature study - Nature.
Thu, 21 Jun 2007 09:35:10 PSTHormone therapy can extend life in ovarian cancer patients, giving women a new alternative to chemotherapy - Clin Cancer Res.
Thu, 21 Jun 2007 09:31:53 PSTFinding may challenge accuracy of some breast cancer prediction models that do not include family structure - JAMA.
Wed, 28 Mar 2007 09:20:38 PSTMRI detected cancer in the opposite breast in 3.1 percent of patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer.
Mon, 26 Mar 2007 08:13:47 PSTMore aggressive breast cancer common among younger women who are African American and Hispanic.
Mon, 26 Mar 2007 08:08:45 PST44 percent of surgeons do not refer their breast cancer patients to a plastic surgeon prior to the initial surgery.
Fri, 16 Mar 2007 08:44:16 PSTThe combination is indicated for HER2 positive women who have received prior therapy including Herceptin.
Mon, 12 Mar 2007 09:17:43 PSTHealth disparities in prostate cancer for African Americans stem from lack of care, not lack of knowledge.
Thu, 08 Mar 2007 17:02:26 PSTPositron Emission Tomography (PET) using a radiolabeled antibody accurately identifies clear cell renal carcinoma.
Thu, 08 Mar 2007 16:57:14 PSTCT scans for smokers increases risks and do not cut lung cancer deaths - study shows.
Thu, 08 Mar 2007 16:52:26 PSTLargest genome study of cancer types finds much more mutations than previously thought.
Tue, 21 Nov 2006 20:01:38 PSTSwitching to anastrozole after 2 to 3 years of adjuvant tamoxifen improves survival in breast cancer patients.