Pancreatic cancer 2

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Pancreatic cancer 2

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.

http://www.pancan.org

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pancreatic cancer 2" returned 208 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between N-acetyltransferase 2 polymorphisms and pancreatic cancer risk: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): J X Liang, W Gao, Y Liang, X M Zhou

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N-acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) is an essential phase II enzyme in the metabolism of aromatic and heterocyclic amines and of hydrazines. NAT2 activity can be divided into three phenotypes: rapid, intermediate, and slow. Studies identifying an association between NAT2 polymorphism and ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2015

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Evaluation of low-dose proton beam radiation efficiency in MIA PaCa-2 pancreatic cancer cell line vitality and H2AX formation.
 

Author(s): Aušra Liubavičiūtė, Jan Aleksander Kraśko, Agata Mlynska, Jelena Lagzdina, Kęstutis Sužiedėlis, Vita Pašukonienė

Journal: Medicina (Kaunas). 2015 Nov;51(5):302-6.

 

The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficiency of proton beam irradiation in pancreatic cancer cell line MIA PaCa-2 and its role in the cell cycle, apoptosis, and formation of histone γH2AX in different reparation times (72-h follow-up).

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2015

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Effects of gemcitabine on radiosensitization, apoptosis, and Bcl-2 and Bax protein expression in human pancreatic cancer xenografts in nude mice.
 

Author(s): Z T Shen, X H Wu, L Wang, B Li, X X Zhu

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the radiosensitizing effects of gemcitabine towards human pancreatic cancer xenografts. A human pancreatic cancer xenograft model was established in nude mice, 36 of which were randomly divided into 6 treatment groups. Tumors were measured every ...

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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The terms "Pancreatic cancer 2" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mitochondrial uncoupling protein 2 and pancreatic cancer: a new potential target therapy.
 

Author(s): Massimo Donadelli, Ilaria Dando, Elisa Dalla Pozza, Marta Palmieri

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 Mar;21(11):3232-8.

 

Overall 5-years survival of pancreatic cancer patients is nearly 5%, making this cancer type one of the most lethal neoplasia. Furthermore, the incidence rate of pancreatic cancer has a growing trend that determines a constant increase in the number of deceases caused by this pathology. ...

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2015

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Involvement of eicosanoids in the pathogenesis of pancreatic cancer: the roles of cyclooxygenase-2 and 5-lipoxygenase.
 

Author(s): Lawrence M Knab, Paul J Grippo, David J Bentrem

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Aug;20(31):10729-39.

 

The interplay between inflammation and cancer progression is a growing area of research. A combination of clinical, epidemiological, and basic science investigations indicate that there is a relationship between inflammatory changes in the pancreas and neoplastic progression. Diets ...

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2014

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Therapeutic targeting of pancreatic cancer utilizing sigma-2 ligands.
 

Author(s): John R Hornick, Dirk Spitzer, Peter Goedegebuure, Robert H Mach, William G Hawkins

Journal: Surgery. 2012 Sep;152(3 Suppl 1):S152-6.

 

One major barrier in the development of pancreas cancer therapeutics is the selective delivery of the drugs to their cellular targets. We have previously developed several sigma-2 ligands and reported the discovery of a component of the receptor for these ligands. Several sigma-2 ...

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Screening for PDAC in BRCA1/2 Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2016

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Last Updated: 19 Jan 2016

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First-line Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer : FOLFIRINOX +/- LV5FU2 en Entretien Versus Firgem
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2016

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