Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 4609 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

IDH2 Mutation in a Patient with Metastatic Colon Cancer.
 

Author(s): Bing M Zhang, Alexin Aleshin, Chieh Y Lin, James Ford, James L Zehnder, Carlos J Suarez

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 05;376(20):1991-2.

 

Last Updated: 17 May 2017

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Metastatic breast cancer to the rectum: A case report with emphasis on MRI features.
 

Author(s): Li Ching Lau, Bernard Wee, Shi Wang, Yee Liang Thian

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Apr;96(17):e6739.

 

Less than 1% of breast carcinomas metastasize to the gastrointestinal tract. The diagnosis is frequently not recognized especially when the history of breast carcinoma is remote.

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2017

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Cost-effectiveness of cetuximab and panitumumab for chemotherapy-refractory metastatic colorectal cancer.
 

Author(s): Adriana Camargo Carvalho, Frederico Leal, Andre Deeke Sasse

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Cetuximab and panitumumab are monoclonal antibodies targeting the epidermal growth factor receptor. Both drugs are active against RAS wild type metastatic colorectal cancer after chemotherapy failure, with similar efficacy and toxicity profiles. However, their cost and limited survival ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2017

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 506 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Recent Advances in Targeting the EGFR Signaling Pathway for the Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
 

Author(s): Yuji Miyamoto, Koichi Suyama, Hideo Baba

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Outcomes for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients have been improved by treatment with anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (anti-EGFR) antibodies, particularly when combined with predictive biomarkers to select patients lacking RAS mutations. New technologies such as liquid ...

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2017

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Overall survival of patients with KRAS wild-type tumor treated with FOLFOX/FORFIRI┬▒cetuximab as the first-line treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ya-Fan Yang, Gui-Ying Wang, Jing-Li He, Feng-Peng Wu, Yan-Ni Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(12):e6335.

 

The addition of cetuximab to FOLFIRI or FOLFOX as the first-line treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) was shown to reduce the risk of disease progression and increase the chance of response in patients with KRAS wild-type disease. An updated systematic meta-analysis was ...

Last Updated: 22 Mar 2017

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The Therapeutic Potential of Migrastatin-Core Analogs for the Treatment of Metastatic Cancer.
 

Author(s): Ernest Giralt, Daniele Lo Re

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Tumor metastasis is a complex process in which cells detach from the primary tumor and colonize a distant organ. Metastasis is also the main process responsible for cancer-related death. Despite the enormous efforts made to unravel the metastatic process, there is no effective therapy, ...

Last Updated: 17 Feb 2017

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2017

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Clinical Sequencing Project for Metastatic Cancer Patients for Personalized Cancer Clinic.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2017

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Evaluation of an Organized Consultation "Return Home" of Patients With a Metastatic Cancer (CREDO)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: METASTATIC CANCER

 

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2016

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