Pancreatic cancer 4

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Pancreatic cancer 4

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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 4" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Measles virus selectively blind to signaling lymphocyte activity molecule has oncolytic efficacy against nectin-4-expressing pancreatic cancer cells.
 

Author(s): Mutsumi Awano, Tomoko Fujiyuki, Koichiro Shoji, Yosuke Amagai, Yoshinori Murakami, Yoichi Furukawa, Hiroki Sato, Misako Yoneda, Chieko Kai

Journal: Cancer Sci.. 2016 Nov;107(11):1647-1652.

 

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most intractable cancers and has a devastating prognosis; over the past three decades the 5-year survival rate has been <10%. Therefore, development of a novel anticancer treatment for pancreatic cancer is a matter of urgency. We previously developed ...

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2016

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Disposition of the Dietary Mutagen 2-Amino-3,8-dimethylimidazo[4,5-f]quinoxaline in Healthy and Pancreatic Cancer Compromised Humans.
 

Author(s): Michael A Malfatti, Edward A Kuhn, Kenneth W Turteltaub, Selwyn M Vickers, Eric H Jensen, Lori Strayer, Kristin E Anderson

Journal: Chem. Res. Toxicol.. 2016 Mar;29(3):352-8.

 

Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. Once diagnosed, prognosis is poor with a 5-year survival rate of less than 5%. Exposure to carcinogenic heterocyclic amines (HCAs) derived from cooked meat has been shown to be positively associated with pancreatic ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016

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p-21 activated kinase 4 (PAK4) maintains stem cell-like phenotypes in pancreatic cancer cells through activation of STAT3 signaling.
 

Author(s): Nikhil Tyagi, Saravanakumar Marimuthu, Arun Bhardwaj, Sachin K Deshmukh, Sanjeev K Srivastava, Ajay P Singh, Steven McClellan, James E Carter, Seema Singh

Journal: Cancer Lett.. 2016 Jan;370(2):260-7.

 

Pancreatic cancer (PC) remains a highly lethal malignancy due to its unusual chemoresistance and high aggressiveness. A subpopulation of pancreatic tumor cells, known as cancer stem cells (CSCs), is considered responsible not only for tumor-maintenance, but also for its widespread ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2015

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The terms "Pancreatic cancer 4" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical outcome of pancreatic cancer patients with diabetes mellitus: is diabetes a poor prognostic factor? Highlights from the "2010 ASCO Annual Meeting". Chicago, IL, USA. June 4-8, 2010.
 

Author(s): Soonmo Peter Kang, Muhammad Wasif Saif

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Diabetes mellitus and its related factors such as hyperinsulinemia have been linked to various cancer risks and outcomes. Previous research has offered inconsistent results in terms of relationship between diabetes and pancreatic cancers. Establishing clear association between these ...

Last Updated: 5 Jul 2010

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Pancreatic cancer and thrombosis. Highlights from the "2010 ASCO Annual Meeting". Chicago, IL, USA. June 4-8, 2010.
 

Author(s): Manasi M Shah, Mumhammad Wasif Saif

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Although pancreatic cancer is recognized as a major risk factor for venous thromboembolism, the exact magnitude of the problem is not known. The incidence varies from 17% to 57% depending on different studies. The effect of venous thromboembolism on outcomes in not well defined and ...

Last Updated: 5 Jul 2010

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Updates in locally advanced pancreatic cancer. Highlights from the "2010 ASCO Annual Meeting". Chicago, IL, USA. June 4-8, 2010.
 

Author(s): Bryan W Chang, Eduardo Siccion, Muhammad Wasif Saif

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Pancreatic cancer is the 4th leading cancer cause mortality in both men and women. Pancreatic cancer is usually diagnosed in the advanced setting, and only 10-15% of patients present with operable disease. About 25% are locally advanced and unresectable and the rest are metastatic. ...

Last Updated: 5 Jul 2010

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Dynamic Changes of Sera Immunoglobulin G4 and Interleukin-10 in the Patients of Pancreatic Cancer After Chemotherapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatic Neoplasms; Inflammation

 

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2016

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Last Updated: 11 Aug 2016

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Last Updated: 2 Feb 2017

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