Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 140 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Src is activated by the nuclear receptor peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor β/δ in ultraviolet radiation-induced skin cancer.
 

Author(s): Alexandra Montagner, Maria B Delgado, Corinne Tallichet-Blanc, Jeremy S K Chan, Ming K Sng, Hélén Mottaz, Gwendoline Degueurce, Yannick Lippi, Catherine Moret, Michael Baruchet, Maria Antsiferova, Sabine Werner, Daniel Hohl, Talal Al Saati, Pierre J Farmer, Nguan S Tan, Liliane Michalik, Walter Wahli

Journal: EMBO Mol Med. 2014 Jan;6(1):80-98.

 

Although non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) is the most common human cancer and its incidence continues to rise worldwide, the mechanisms underlying its development remain incompletely understood. Here, we unveil a cascade of events involving peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor ...

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2014

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Resveratrol enhances ionizing radiation-induced premature senescence in lung cancer cells.
 

Author(s): Hongmei Luo, Lu Wang, Bradley A Schulte, Aimin Yang, Shengsong Tang, Gavin Y Wang

Journal: Int. J. Oncol.. 2013 Dec;43(6):1999-2006.

 

Radiotherapy is used in >50% of patients during the course of cancer treatment both as a curative modality and for palliation. However, radioresistance is a major obstacle to the success of radiation therapy and contributes significantly to tumor recurrence and treatment failure, ...

Last Updated: 22 Oct 2013

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Radiation-induced acid ceramidase confers prostate cancer resistance and tumor relapse.
 

Author(s): Joseph C Cheng, Aiping Bai, Thomas H Beckham, S Tucker Marrison, Caroline L Yount, Katherine Young, Ping Lu, Anne M Bartlett, Bill X Wu, Barry J Keane, Kent E Armeson, David T Marshall, Thomas E Keane, Michael T Smith, E Ellen Jones, Richard R Drake, Alicja Bielawska, James S Norris, Xiang Liu

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 2013 Oct;123(10):4344-58.

 

Escape of prostate cancer (PCa) cells from ionizing radiation-induced (IR-induced) killing leads to disease progression and cancer relapse. The influence of sphingolipids, such as ceramide and its metabolite sphingosine 1-phosphate, on signal transduction pathways under cell stress ...

Last Updated: 4 Oct 2013

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 18 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Curbing potential radiation-induced cancer risks in oncologic imaging: perspectives from the 'image gently' and 'image wisely' campaigns.
 

Author(s): Marilyn J Goske, Donald P Frush, James A Brink, Sue C Kaste, Priscilla F Butler, Pari V Pandharipande

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Mar;28(3):232-8, 243.

 

Medical imaging that uses ionizing radiation, such as CT, radiography, nuclear medicine, and fluoroscopy, is a cornerstone of the care of oncology patients and provides great benefit. Ionizing radiation at high doses is a known carcinogen.The exact degree of the risk of carcinogenesis ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Radiation-induced neuropathy in cancer survivors.
 

Author(s): Sylvie Delanian, Jean-Louis Lefaix, Pierre-François Pradat

Journal: Radiother Oncol. 2012 Dec;105(3):273-82.

 

Radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy is a chronic handicap, frightening because progressive and usually irreversible, usually appearing several years after radiotherapy. Its occurrence is rare but increasing with improved long-term cancer survival. The pathophysiological mechanisms ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2012

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Radiation-induced cancer: a modern view.
 

Author(s): D J Shah, R K Sachs, D J Wilson

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2012 Dec;85(1020):e1166-73.

 

Diagnostic medical radiation has been the most rapidly increasing component of population background radiation exposure in Western countries over the past decade. This trend is set to increase as CT scanning is readily available with burgeoning use in everyday clinical practice. Consequently, ...

Last Updated: 23 Nov 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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Radiation Induced Atherosclerosis in Breast Cancer Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Abnormalities, Radiation-Induced; Atherosclerosis; Breast Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2007

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QOL Assessment in Breast Cancer Patients With Radiation-Induced Telangiectasias Treated With the Pulsed Dye Laser
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breast Cancer; Radiation-Induced Telangiectasias

 

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2014

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