Bone Cancer

Predictors Of Response To Guadecitabine Found In Relapsed/refractory Aml Patients

Patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a leukemia which arises from bone marrow tissue, often see remission following their initial treatment, but for patients whose cancer returns, there are few options. One such option is guadecitabine, a...
Related topics: Leukemia, Cancer, Oncology, DNA, Genetics

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Staying Home For Treatment

UNM Cancer Center's Bone Marrow Transplant program is the first in the state to achieve FACT accreditation, enabling many more New Mexicans with blood disorders to stay home
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Even As He Fights Bone Cancer, Golfer Cullan Brown Can Make All Of Kentucky Smile

Kentucky golfer Cullan Brown discovered he had bone cancer by accident; now a community is rallying around the 'beloved' sophomore.       
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Celgene Gets Fda Approval For Inrebic In Bone Marrow Cancer

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Related topics: Food And Drug Administration, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Red Meat May Raise Breast Cancer Risk

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 7, 2019 -- Skipping that grilled T-bone and having chicken instead could reduce a woman's risk of breast cancer, a new study suggests. The World Health Organization has declared red meat a probable carcinogen, and this new study...
Related topics: Red Meat, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Bone Health Management Key In Childhood Cancer Survivors

TUESDAY, Aug. 6, 2019 -- As part of a literature review, published in the June issue of the Annals of Oncology, recommendations are presented for the management of bone health in survivors of childhood cancer. Gemma Marcucci, M.D., from the...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Genetic Similarities Of Osteosarcoma Between Dogs And Children

A bone cancer known as osteosarcoma is genetically similar in dogs and human children, according to the results of a new study. The findings could help break the logjam in the treatment of this deadly disease, which hasn't seen a significant medical...
Related topics: Genetics, Osteosarcoma, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Uci Team Pioneers Cancer Treatment That Targets Bone Metastases While Sparing Bone

Irvine, Calif., July 8, 2019 -- University of California, Irvine researchers have developed and tested on mice a therapeutic treatment that uses engineered stem cells to target and kill cancer bone metastases while preserving the bone.  This new...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Stem Cells

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Indians Pitcher Carlos Carrasco Announces He Is Fighting Leukemia, Hopes To Pitch Again In 2019

The Indians right-hander told a Dominican TV station that he has leukemia, a type of cancer that affects the blood and bone marrow.       
Related topics: Leukemia, Cancer, Oncology

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Cancer Research Institute And Chordoma Foundation Partner To Advance Immunotherapy Research In Rare...

Two nonprofits team up to fund research aimed at discovering and developing immunotherapeutic approaches to treating chordoma, a rare type of bone cancer.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Hydrogel Offers Double Punch Against Orthopedic Bone Infections

Surgery prompted by automobile accidents, combat wounds, cancer treatment and other conditions can lead to bone infections that are difficult to treat and can delay healing until they are resolved. Now, researchers have a developed a double-duty...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Hydrogel Offers Double Punch Against Orthopedic Bone Infections

Surgery prompted by automobile accidents, combat wounds, cancer treatment and other conditions can lead to bone infections that are difficult to treat and can delay healing until they are resolved. Now, researchers have a developed a double-duty...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Timed Release Of Turmeric Stops Cancer Cell Growth

A new research team has developed a drug delivery system using curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric, that successfully inhibits bone cancer cells while promoting growth of healthy bone cells.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Physics Could Answer Questions About Breast Cancer Spreading To Bones

To fully understand why breast cancer spreads, or metastasizes, you must also consider the how. That's what researchers in a biophysics and imaging laboratory in the School of Science at IUPUI did as they studied the mechanics of cell migration,...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Vitamin D Could Help Cancer Patients Live Longer

Physicians have found that vitamin D, if taken for at least three years, could help cancer patients live longer. The findings suggest that the vitamin carries significant benefits other than just contributing to healthy bones.
Related topics: Vitamins, Cancer, Oncology

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How Prostate Cancer Cells Mimic Bone When They Metastasize

Researchers describe how prostate cancer cells develop the ability to mimic bone-forming cells called osteoblasts, enabling them to proliferate in the bone microenvironment.
Related topics: Prostate Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Improving Isotope Supply For A Cancer-fighting Drug

Production of actinium-227 ramps up for use in a drug to fight prostate cancer that has spread to bone.
Related topics: Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Oncology

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Improving Isotope Supply For A Cancer-fighting Drug

Production of actinium-227 ramps up for use in a drug to fight prostate cancer that has spread to bone.
Related topics: Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Oncology

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Bone Cells Suppress Cancer Metastases

A subpopulation of bone cells releases factors that can halt the growth of breast cancer that's traveled to the bone, putting the cells in stasis.
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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Dr. O'reilly Has Been Treating Children With Cancer For Nearly 50 Years — Here's Why He Thinks A...

Nearly 50 years ago, Dr. Richard O'Reilly began his career as a pediatric oncologist at Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Considered the "God of bone marrow transplantation," Dr. O'Reilly's research has been instrumental in...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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