Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 4897 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Coix lacryma-jobi var. ma-yuen Stapf sprout extract has anti-metastatic activity in colon cancer cells in vitro.
 

Author(s): Eun Suk Son, Young Ock Kim, Chun Geon Park, Kyung Hun Park, Sung Hwan Jeong, Jeong-Woong Park, Se-Hee Kim

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Coix lacryma-jobi var. ma-yuen (Rom.Caill.) Stapf has been used in China as an herbal medicine. Many studies of this plant have reported anti-proliferative and apoptotic activities on human cancer cell lines. Therefore, this study of the anti-metastatic effect of Coix lacryma-jobi ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radiotherapy and chemotherapy change vessel tree geometry and metastatic spread in a small cell lung cancer xenograft mouse tumor model.
 

Author(s): Thorsten Frenzel, Bertin Hoffmann, Rüdiger Schmitz, Anja Bethge, Udo Schumacher, Gero Wedemann

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Tumor vasculature is critical for tumor growth, formation of distant metastases and efficiency of radio- and chemotherapy treatments. However, how the vasculature itself is affected during cancer treatment regarding to the metastatic behavior has not been thoroughly investigated. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Olaparib for Metastatic Germline BRCA-Mutated Breast Cancer.
 

Author(s): Mark Robson, Carsten Goessl, Susan Domchek

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 11;377(18):1792-3.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 549 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Targeting BRAF in metastatic colorectal cancer: Maximizing molecular approaches.
 

Author(s): John H Strickler, Christina Wu, Tanios Bekaii-Saab

Journal: Cancer Treat. Rev.. 2017 Nov;60():109-119.

 

Oncogenic mutations in B-type Raf kinase (BRAF) occur in 7-10% of metastatic colorectal cancers (mCRC). Despite recent improvements in survival in the general population of patients with mCRC, patients with BRAF-mutant mCRC continue to have poor response to most systemic therapies, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Adding abiraterone to androgen deprivation therapy in men with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Larysa H M Rydzewska, Sarah Burdett, Claire L Vale, Noel W Clarke, Karim Fizazi, Thian Kheoh, Malcolm D Mason, Branko Miladinovic, Nicholas D James, Mahesh K B Parmar, Melissa R Spears, Christopher J Sweeney, Matthew R Sydes, NamPhuong Tran, Jayne F Tierney,

Journal: Eur. J. Cancer. 2017 Oct;84():88-101.

 

There is a need to synthesise the results of numerous randomised controlled trials evaluating the addition of therapies to androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for men with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (mHSPC). This systematic review aims to assess the effects of adding ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Treatment decisions in metastatic colorectal cancer - Beyond first and second line combination therapies.
 

Author(s): A Vogel, R D Hofheinz, S Kubicka, D Arnold

Journal: Cancer Treat. Rev.. 2017 Sep;59():54-60.

 

Median overall survival (OS) of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) has reached up to 30months in recent clinical trials of first line therapies. Following disease progression after the standard in both, 1st and 2nd line, combination chemotherapy with monoclonal antibodies, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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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Last Updated: 7 Jul 2017

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