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Lab-grown 'mini tumours' could personalise cancer treatment - Medical Xpress



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Lab-grown 'mini tumours' could personalise cancer treatment 
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Testing cancer drugs on miniature replicas of a patient's tumour could help doctors tailor treatment, according to new research. Researchers treated the lab-grown 'mini tumours' with a range of drugs. They then looked to see how this compared to how ...
Lab-grown mini tumours offer hope for personalised cancer treatment NHS Choices

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CRISPR In China: Cancer Treatment With Gene Editing Underway ... - NPR



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CRISPR In China: Cancer Treatment With Gene Editing Underway ... 
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More than a third of patients with cancer of the esophagus responded to experimental treatment in China with the gene-editing technique CRISPR. Several CRISPR studies are underway there.

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Gilead races forward on cancer treatment with technology purchase of $3 billion - San Francisco Chronicle



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Gilead races forward on cancer treatment with technology purchase of $3 billion 
San Francisco Chronicle
Gilead races forward on cancer treatment with technology purchase of $3 billion. By Catherine Ho. February 22, 2018 Updated: February 22, 2018 3:49pm. Gilead, the biopharmaceutical giant whose Foster City headquarters are shown here, has long dominated ...

 


Viewpoint: Alternative medicine strikes again?and why cancer treatment should be left to professionals - Genetic Literacy Project



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Viewpoint: Alternative medicine strikes again?and why cancer treatment should be left to professionals 
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Every doctor who treats cancer patients can tell you stories of patients who present with cancers too advanced to treat because they were spending their time pursuing alternative treatments. This has also been studied ? last year a Yale team published ...

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Test-tube tumours offer new hope for cancer treatment - The Times



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Test-tube tumours offer new hope for cancer treatment 
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Replicas of cancer patients' tumours grown in a laboratory can be used to test which drugs are likely to be most effective, a study has found. Personalised mini-tumours were able to predict in every case when a drug would be useless and were almost as ...
Scientists grow 'mini tumours' which enable cancer patients to have tailor made treatment Telegraph.co.uk
'Mini Tumors' from Patient Samples Could Help Personalize Cancer Drug Treatment Technology Networks
'Mini-tumours' created to battle cancer BBC News
Daily Mail  -New Scientist 
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Electromagnetic brain cancer treatment moves towards the market ... - GeekWire



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Electromagnetic brain cancer treatment moves towards the market ... 
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The treatment duplicates the electromagnetic field of cancer drugs to treat aggressive brain cancer, but some are skeptical it will work.

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Insurance company refuses to pay for man's recommended cancer treatment - KETV Omaha



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Insurance company refuses to pay for man's recommended cancer treatment 
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"They found a grade 3 anaplastic oligodendroglioma, which is a subtype of glioma, which is a brain tumor," Paul said. Doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, removed most of the tumor, but the procedure briefly left Paul partially paralyzed ...

 


Positive results for larotrectinib against TRK-fusion cancer - Science Daily



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Positive results for larotrectinib against TRK-fusion cancer 
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In 2013, the labs of University of Colorado Cancer Center investigator Robert C. Doebele, MD, PhD, and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute investigator Pasi A. Jšnne, MD, PhD reported in Nature Medicine the presence of TRK gene fusions as oncogenic drivers in ...
Targeted Drug Could be Used to Treat Advanced Cancers Located Anywhere in the Body Technology Networks

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New Advances in Lung Cancer Treatment - Medical News Bulletin



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New Advances in Lung Cancer Treatment 
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Lung cancer is a devastating disease causing almost 1.6 million deaths globally each year. There is variation in the way that lung cancer presents itself, both at a cellular level and at the molecular level, presenting unique treatment challenges for ...

 


Chinese Doctors Are Using Modified T-Cells to Treat Advanced Forms of Cancer - Futurism



Chinese Doctors Are Using Modified T-Cells to Treat Advanced Forms of Cancer 
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According to China's National Central Cancer Registry, Esophageal cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in China. Like many other types, cancer of the esophagus can be treated with chemotherapy. But, as is also true of other forms of cancer ...

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