• Adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors have reduced long-term survival compared to peers without cancer

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that adolescent and young adult cancer survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukemia and acute myeloid leukemia have reduced long-term survival rates compared to their peers without cancer.
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  • Early study finds new lymphoma drug effective

    10 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    In early research, the oral medication zanubrutinib was found to help most patients with a slow-growing type of cancer known as marginal zone lymphoma.
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  • Microbes help orchestrate how the gut uses its genes

    10 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    The microbes that help break down food actually tell the gut how to do its job better, according to a new study in mice. The researchers said it appears that the microbes are able to influence which of the gut's genes are being called into action, and in turn, that interaction might lead to a remodeling of the epithelial cells lining the gut so that they match the diet.
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  • Study finds nanomedicine targeting lymph nodes key to triple negative breast cancer treatment

    10 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Research could provide a new approach to treating an aggressive form of breast cancer. A study found that targeting the immune microenvironment in lymph nodes and tumors simultaneously led to long-term tumor remission in mice models of metastatic triple negative breast cancer.
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  • Researchers discover new gene that confers resistance to prostate cancer treatment

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Northwestern Medicine investigators have identified a gene that confers resistance to a common prostate cancer treatment, according to a study published in Cancer Research.
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