Bone Cancer

News Digest – Dinosaur Bone Cancer, Youtube Junk Food Ad Ban And Covid-19 Updates

Doctors diagnose cancer in a dinosaur The horned dinosaur, originally excavated in 1989, was originally thought to have a leg fracture that hadn’t healed properly. But a team of scientists have since diagnosed the plant-eating Centrosaurus with...
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Dinosaurs Suffered From Cancer, Study Confirms

The fibula was originally discovered in 1989, though at the time scientists believed the damaged bone had been fractured.After reanalyzing the bone, and comparing it with fibulas from a human and another dinosaur, a team of scientists confirmed that...
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Researcher Seeks Safer, More Effective Leukemia Treatment

A potentially safer, more effective chemotherapy treatment for patients with blood-related cancers, such as leukemia, who need a particular bone marrow transplant procedure is under study. The procedure is known as a haploidentical (half-matched)...
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Canine Bone Cancer Successfully Treated With Vaccine Made From Dog's Own Tumor

Ruby had always been an active dog.
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Bologna Reward Cancer-stricken Mihajlovic With New Contract

Milan (AFP) – Bologna rewarded Serbian coach Sinisa Mihajlovic with a one-year contract extension on Wednesday as he continues to manage the Italian club despite undergoing cancer treatment. The 51-year-old had a bone marrow transplant after...
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Scientists Engineer One Protein To Fight Cancer And Regenerate Neurons

Our lungs, bones, blood vessels and other major organs are made up of cells, and one way our bodies keep us healthy is by using protein messengers known as ligands that bind to receptors on the surfaces of cells to regulate our biological processes....
Related topics: Proteins, Cancer, Lung Cancer, Oncology, Neurons

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Little Richard Dies Of Bone Cancer

]]>(MedPage Today) -- American singer, songwriter, and musician Little Richard (born Richard Wayne Penniman) died on May 9 at the age of 87. His agent, Dick Alen, confirmed that the cause was bone cancer: "Little Richard passed away this morning...
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Monthly News Roundup - March 2020

Sarclisa Approved to Treat Patients with Advancing Multiple Myeloma Multiple myeloma is an incurable blood cancer that forms in the bone marrow. This month, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Sanofi’s Sarclisa...
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More Radium-223 In Mcrpc Means More Toxicity

]]>(MedPage Today) -- Treatment intensification with radium-223 dichloride offered no major benefit for men with heavily pretreated metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) and significant bone involvement, researchers...
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Bone Marrow Transplants Less Risky Now

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 29, 2020 -- The risks faced by U.S. bone marrow transplant patients have dropped sharply, a new study shows. While this type of transplant can be lifesaving for patients with blood cancers (such as leukemia) and other diseases,...
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Investigational Drugs Block Bone Loss In Mice Receiving Chemotherapy

Bone loss that can lead to osteoporosis and fractures is a major problem for cancer patients who receive chemotherapy and radiation. Since the hormone estrogen plays an important role in maintaining bone health, bone loss is especially pronounced...
Related topics: Chemotherapy, Cancer, Osteoporosis, Oncology, Hormones, Estrogen

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Investigational Drugs Block Bone Loss In Mice Receiving Chemotherapy

Studying mice, researchers from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found a driver of bone loss related to cancer treatment -- cellular senescence. This process is independent of hormones related to bone health, such as...
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Smog May Be Bad For Your Bones

FRIDAY, Jan. 3, 2020 -- Air pollution not only raises the risk of lung cancer, stroke and respiratory diseases, but it is also bad for your bones, a new study suggests. The study, done in India, looked at more than 3,700 people from 28 villages...
Related topics: Lung Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Stroke, Medical Research

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Public Insurance Tied To Lower Cancer Survival In Young Patients

FRIDAY, Dec. 27, 2019 -- Young, low-income patients with bone or soft tissue sarcomas have decreased overall survival (OS), regardless of disease stage at presentation, according to a study published online Dec. 15 in Cancer Medicine. Neela L....
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Flyers’ Lindblom Out Rest Of The Season With Rare Cancer

Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma, a cancerous tumour that grows in the bones or in the tissue around bones. The 23-year-old from Sweden had 11 goals and...
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Yale Cancer Center Researchers Investigate Inducing "synthetic Lethality" In Two Blood...

In a clinical trial led by Yale Cancer Center (YCC) and Smilow Cancer Hospital, researchers aim to exploit DNA mutations in the treatment of two blood and bone marrow cancers, a different tacit than the more traditional approach of blunting or...
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New Strategies Against Bone Metastases From Prostate Cancer

A study suggests a new approach, or, possibly two new approaches against prostate cancer bone metastases: While targeted therapies and anti-cancer immunotherapies have not been especially successful against primary prostate cancers, the study...
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Tiny Filters Help Detect Cancerous Blood Cells

Multiple myeloma is a type of blood cancer in which malignant plasma cells accumulate in the bone marrow, and recent studies have shown that some can leave the marrow and enter the blood stream. Until now, it has been difficult to detect these...
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Prostate Cancer Bone Metastases Thwart Immunotherapy By Producing Tgf-β

Prostate cancer that spreads to the bone triggers the destruction of bone tissue that thwarts the effectiveness of immune checkpoint inhibitors. Research points to anti-CTLA-4 and anti-TGF-B combination to protect T cells.
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New Nccn Guidelines Debut To Manage Complications And Improve Readiness For Stem Cell Transplant...

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) published new NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, (aka stem cell transplant or bone marrow transplant), with step-by-step...
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