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  • Oxygen deficiency rewires mitochondria

    Mitochondria burn oxygen and provide energy for the body. Cells lacking oxygen or nutrients have to change their energy supply quickly in order to keep growing. In a study published in Nature, scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing have now shown that mitochondria are reprogr more

  • Many of the deadliest cancers receive the least amount of research funding

    Many of the deadliest or most common cancers get the least amount of nonprofit research funding, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study that examined the distribution of nonprofit research funding in 2015 across cancer types. Colon, endometrial, liver and bile duct, cervical, ovarian, pancre more

  • How to quell a cytokine storm: New ways to dampen an overactive immune system

    BRCA--the family of DNA-repair proteins associated with breast, ovarian, prostate, and pancreatic cancers--interacts with a multipart, molecular complex that is also responsible for regulating the immune system. When certain players in this pathway go awry, autoimmune disorders, like lupus, can aris more

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Nano-enabled chemotheraphy for pancreatic cancer with improved safety and efficacy

Authors Huan Meng and Xiangsheng Liu describe the custom-designing of a mesoporous silica nanoparticle (MSNP) platform to reduce the toxicity of irinotecan, a drug included in the four-drug regimen FOLFIRINOX, to treat pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). more

Chemo, radiation, surgery combo boosts survival for pancreatic cancer patients with veins involved

In roughly one-third of pancreatic cancer patients, tumors have grown around the pancreas to encompass critical blood vessels. Conventional wisdom has long held that surgery to remove the tumors is rarely an option, and life expectancies are usually measured in months. Mayo Clinic, teaming oncol ... more

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Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer Pancreatic cancer is a malignant tumor within the pancreatic gland . Each year about 33,000 individuals in the United States are diagnosed with this condition, and more than 60,000 in Europe . Depending on the extent of the t ... more

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