New Drug Product: Imbruvica

Treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) or chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have received at least one prior therapy.

Streptococcus bovis and CRC

Some research has suggested that only certain subspecies of S. bovis may be implicated in colorectal cancer.

Underestimating Prostate Cancer Tumors

A study reports that testing severely underestimated the aggressiveness of tumors in patients with prostate cancer.

High-Fat Diet and Breast Cancer Risk

Eating foods high in saturated fat may increase breast cancer risk, says new research.

Hypertension and Kidney Cancer Risk

A new study found that the risk of kidney cancer climbs as systolic blood pressure increases.

Menstrual Cycles, Ovarian Cancer

Irregular menstrual cycles may be an early marker of ovarian cancer risk.

Women 70+: No Routine Mammograms

Mammogram breast cancer screenings for women aged ≥70 may cause more harm than good.

FDA-Approved Prostate Cancer Treatments

Review this new chart on FDA-approved prostate cancer treatments for quick information when you need it.

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Updated Results Announced for ThermoDox

Celsion announced updated results from its HEAT Study post-hoc analysis which examined the use of ThermoDox, a heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin, in combination with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Non-Invasive Blood Test to Detect Prostate Cancer

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics announced the launch of Prostate Health Index (phi), a non-invasive blood test for detecting prostate cancer.

New Antibody-Drug Conjugate Promising Against Melanoma

The investigational drug DEDN6525A, a new antibody-drug conjugate, was safe, tolerable, and showed hints of activity against three forms of melanoma: cutaneous, mucosal, and ocular.

Statins May Reduce Risk of Progression of Renal Cancer

Statins May Reduce Risk of Progression of Renal Cancer

Results from the first study to directly examine the association between statin use at surgery and progression to metastasis or renal cell carcinoma death have been published.

Methylation-Specific Assay Can Detect Advanced Breast Cancer

Methylation-Specific Assay Can Detect Advanced Breast Cancer

A methylation-specific 10-gene panel can detect advanced breast cancer and reflects chemotherapy response.

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