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The European Commission ( EC ) has approved Revlimid ( Lenalidomide ) as monotherapy for the maintenance treatment of adult...


Positive results from a planned overall survival ( OS ) interim analysis of the phase 3 head-to-head ENDEAVOR trial were...



Researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, have found a link between microbes in the...


In 2011, the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) identified a possible association between breast implants and the development...


A new analysis of patients who have undergone treatment for prostate cancer shows a connection between androgen deprivation therapy (...


In a rigorous study of tumor tissue collected from 125 patients with aggressive brain cancers, researchers at Johns Hopkins say...


Shorter sleep duration was associated with increased risk of death from prostate cancer in men under the age of 65. There...


Although most patients with relapsed B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia ( B-ALL ) experienced complete response after treatment with a type...


Ten years ago, the Adenoma Prevention With Celecoxib ( APC ) trial showed that the selective cyclooxygenase-2 ( COX-2 )...


Recurrent metastatic cervical cancer ( RMCC ), largely due to infections with high-risk types of human papillomavirus ( HPV ),...


Treatment with the immune checkpoint inhibitor Nivolumab ( Opdivo ) has yielded durable responses in some patients with advanced non-small...


The indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase ( IDO ) pathway is a key counter-regulatory mechanism that normally inhibits immune responses when appropriate. In...


In humans, developing metabolic disease, particularly type 2 diabetes, is correlated with having bacteria that penetrate the mucus lining of...


Cardiomyocytes are resistant to radiation. However, cardiac radiation exposure causes coronary microvascular endothelial inflammation, a perturbation implicated in the pathogenesis...


Taxanes are a mainstay in the treatment of metastatic breast cancer ( mBC ). Combination chemotherapy, including Platinum-taxens doublets, can...


Hepatocellular carcinoma ( HCC ) is responsible for over 600,000 deaths annually. In addition, hepatocellular carcinoma is characterized by its...


Agents that induce an immune response against tumors by altering T-cell regulation have increased survival times of patients with advanced-stage...


While some previous studies have indicated that taking erectile dysfunction ( ED ) drugs may reduce the likelihood of developing...


For men with intermediate risk prostate cancer, radiation treatment with brachytherapy alone can result in similar cancer control with fewer...