Monday Apr 14
Mental Help Net
High-Fat Diet Tied to Certain Subtypes of Breast Cancer
High intake of saturated fats is associated with increased risk of certain subtypes of breast cancer, according to research published online April 9 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute .
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Monday Apr 14
Nucleic Acids Research
PARP1-TDP1 coupling for the repair of topoisomerase I-induced DNA damage
Topoisomerase I regulates DNA supercoiling and is the target of camptothecin and indenoisoquinoline anticancer drugs, as it forms Top1 cleavage complexes that are trapped by the drugs.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Study: High Saturated Fat Intake Linked to Breast Cancer Risk
An eye-opening study was published Wednesday online in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
The Washington Post
Cancer's Miracle Patients Studied Anew for Disease Clues: Health
Now scientists are starting to use sophisticated DNA sequencing technology to determine if these "exceptional responders" carry gene variations that can lead to new treatment approaches, better targeted therapies or even the re- emergence of experimental drugs once deemed failures.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
University of Hawaii Cancer Center secures competitive National Cancer Institute grants
The University of Hawaii Cancer Center has secured more than $385,000 in funds from the National Cancer Institute , part of the National Institutes of Health , to support cancer research programs.
Consuming high-fat diet associated with increased risk of certain types of breast cancer
High total and saturated fat intake were associated with greater risk of estrogen receptor- and progesterone receptor-positive breast cancer, and human epidermal growth factor 2 receptor-negative disease, according to a new study.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Kansas clinical cancer trial groups awaiting grant news
For years, she had been a lifeguard in high school and in college. Now it seemed the time in the sun was catching up with her.
UT Southwestern Medical Center
NCI award supports access to national clinical trials to test new treatment for adults
DALLAS April 9, 2014 The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center at UT Southwestern Medical Center is among only 30 U.S. cancer research centers to be named a National Clinical Trials Network Lead Academic Site, a prestigious new designation by the National Cancer Institute.
Bad penny: Cancer's thirst for copper can be targeted
Drugs used to block copper absorption for a rare genetic condition may find an additional use as a treatment for certain types of cancer, researchers report.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Pancreatic cancer 'dream team' tackles baffling, deadly disease
UC San Francisco has been selected to join a national "dream team" on pancreatic cancer, part of a project designed to accelerate treatment and discoveries for one of the most deadly forms of cancer.
A Common Deletion in the APOBEC3 Genes and Breast Cancer Risk
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Sun Apr 06, 2014
Louisiana Tumor Registry named one of the nation's best -- again
For the fourth year in a row, the registry that tracks cancer in Louisiana has been named one of the best such publications in the United States.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Medical News Today
Fertility drugs may not increase breast cancer risk, say researchers
Past research has associated the use of fertility drugs with an increased risk of breast cancer.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Market Report, "SAIC-Frederick, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - ...
Frederick, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. The company develops and applies technologies for delivering new treatments to the patients with cancer and AIDS.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Mauna Kea Technologies Installs First Three Cellvizio Systems and...
Mauna Kea Technologies , leader in the Optical Biopsy market, announced today that its flagship Cellvizio system is or will soon be available at three leading hospitals in Brazil: ICESP , INCA , and FUGAST .
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Adjuvant chemotherapy increases markers of molecular aging in blood of breast cancer survivors
Adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer is 'gerontogenic,' accelerating the pace of physiologic aging, according to a new study.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Team shows cancer chemotherapy accelerates 'molecular aging'
The study, headed by Hanna Sanoff, M.D., M.P.H., assistant professor with the UNC School of Medicine and member of UNC Lineberger, is published in this week's Journal of the National Cancer Institute .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
National Cancer Institute awards $2.2 million grant to Jackson Professor Yijun Ruan
This is a photo of professor Yijun Ruan, Ph.D., of the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, Conn.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Sampson Independent
Sampson County's BCCP offers assistance12:20 pm | 0
According to the National Cancer Institute, an estimated 232,340 females in the United States were newly diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
The Pharmacogenomics Journal
The role of the MTHFR 677C
Correspondence: Dr MM Hagleitner, Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Radboud University Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500 HB, The Netherlands.