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The future of cancer research

United States. President"s Cancer Panel

The future of cancer research

accelerating scientific innovation

by United States. President"s Cancer Panel

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Published by Department of Health & Human Services, USA, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Md.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    Title from cover.

    StatementPresident"s Cancer Panel Meeting ; National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, December 14, 2010
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC267 .U564 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 pages ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25298319M
    LC Control Number2011506682

    They presented their research at conferences and in a peer-reviewed journal. Cancer cells sometimes use these checkpoints to avoid being attacked by the immune system. Melanoma is also a form of cancer that affects many people: there are over 13, new cases of melanoma every year. The risk for overdiagnosis remains a particular concern in screening, whereby lesions of no clinical consequence may be detected and thus create difficult management decisions for the clinician and patient. Some compounds being studied include extracts from pomegranate, green tea, broccoli, turmeric, flaxseed, and soy.

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    Prolaris: This test measures the activity of a different set of genes in prostate cancer cells and reports it as a score on a scale from 0 to 10 higher scores indicate a cancer that is more likely to grow and spread quickly, as well as a higher risk of dying from prostate cancer. Another advantage of studying melanomas is that we understand a lot about the genetics of pigment cells, and many of the genes that have gone wrong in melanoma are the ones involved in the normal development of pigment cells. Overall though, studies have not found that vitamin D protects against prostate cancer. The interesting thing is that the cancer cell states are dynamic and reversible, and these micro-environmental influences can potentially be modulated by drugs.


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