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pancreatic cancer news headlines - Mon, 2018-02-19 12:02
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University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela participates in large pancreatic cancer study - News-Medical.net

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Mon, 2018-02-19 04:12

News-Medical.net

University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela participates in large pancreatic cancer study
News-Medical.net
International validation through collaboration with leading cancer centers in Europe and US is a key part of Immunovia's development and commercialization strategy for its portfolio of IMMrayTM tests. Therefore, the company has initiated PanFAM-1, the ...

Researchers identify immunologic basis of 'exceptional survival' in pancreatic cancer - Healio

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Sun, 2018-02-18 09:06

Researchers identify immunologic basis of 'exceptional survival' in pancreatic cancer
Healio
Patients with pancreatic cancer who had tumors with a combination of the highest neoantigen number and the most abundant CD8-positive T-cell infiltrates survived significantly longer than those without those tumor characteristics, according to study ...

Socioeconomic Status May Preclude Elderly Patients From Receiving Pancreatic Cancer Treatment - Cancer Therapy Advisor

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Thu, 2018-02-15 12:49

Cancer Therapy Advisor

Socioeconomic Status May Preclude Elderly Patients From Receiving Pancreatic Cancer Treatment
Cancer Therapy Advisor
The adjusted OR for receiving any treatment was 0.33 among patients living in an area where at least 20% of the population was below the poverty line. Elderly Medicare patients with low socioeconomic status are less likely receive pancreatic cancer ...

A gene that increases the risk of pancreatic cancer controls ... - EurekAlert (press release)

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:04

A gene that increases the risk of pancreatic cancer controls ...
EurekAlert (press release)
A group of researchers at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre has now discovered an unexpected link between the two processes: in the pancreas, one of the genes that increases the risk of developing pancreatic cancer also controls inflammation ...

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A gene that increases the risk of pancreatic cancer controls ... - Medical Xpress

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:00

Medical Xpress

A gene that increases the risk of pancreatic cancer controls ...
Medical Xpress
Inflammation is a defensive response of the body to pathogens, but when it persists, it can be harmful, even leading to cancer. Hence, it is crucial to understand the relationship between inflammation and cancer. A group ...

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Smoking adds to risk factors for pancreatic cancer - Irish Medical Times

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Wed, 2018-02-14 09:08

Irish Medical Times

Smoking adds to risk factors for pancreatic cancer
Irish Medical Times
Regardless of non-genetic risk factors, risk of pancreatic cancer was about two-and-a-half times higher among family members with more than two relatives affected with this disease, and this risk becomes stronger in current smokers, new European ...

Liverpool mother diagnosed with pancreatic cancer | Daily Mail Online - Daily Mail

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Wed, 2018-02-14 09:03

Liverpool mother diagnosed with pancreatic cancer | Daily Mail Online
Daily Mail
Amy Blackrock, of Kirkby, Liverpool, was told she had pancreatic cancer, which kills 90 per cent of patients within five years. Her 'whole world fell apart' when doctors gave her the shock news.

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Doubling Survival Time For Pancreatic Cancer - ARMO BioSciences - Seeking Alpha

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Wed, 2018-02-14 07:14

Doubling Survival Time For Pancreatic Cancer - ARMO BioSciences
Seeking Alpha
Pancreatic cancer has long been known as one of the most aggressive and deadly cancers we currently combat. PDAC is the 4th leading cause of death in the US with a roughly 4-month median survival time and 5-year survival rate of less than 5%. With 37 ...

Love at Center of Pancreatic Cancer Battle - Memphis Daily News

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Tue, 2018-02-13 16:20

Love at Center of Pancreatic Cancer Battle
Memphis Daily News
This Valentine's Day, Bartlett residents Kathryn and Tom Craig want to share their story of love and support as encouragement to those who are battling cancer with a loved one. Kathryn is a five-year survivor of pancreatic cancer, one of the deadliest ...

Translational research team to test CAR T-cell therapy for pancreatic cancer - Healio

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Tue, 2018-02-13 14:06

Translational research team to test CAR T-cell therapy for pancreatic cancer
Healio
Stand Up To Cancer, in collaboration with the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, is supporting a new translational research team that will explore how chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy can be applied to pancreatic cancer. The ...

Pancreatic cancer drug shows more signs of efficacy - The San Diego Union-Tribune

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Mon, 2018-02-12 14:34

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Pancreatic cancer drug shows more signs of efficacy
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The drug, MVT-5873, is used with standard chemotherapy in newly diagnosed patients. In addition to pancreatic cancer, patients with other cancers who test positive for CA19-9, a biomarker for an aggressive cancer, can receive the drug. In interim Phase ...

MabVax's MVT-5873 shows positive action in first-line pancreatic cancer; shares ahead 17% premarket - Seeking Alpha

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Mon, 2018-02-12 08:58

MabVax's MVT-5873 shows positive action in first-line pancreatic cancer; shares ahead 17% premarket
Seeking Alpha
MabVax Therapeutics (OTCQB:MBVX) is up 17% premarket on light volume in response to its announcement of positive interim results from an open-label Phase 1 clinical trial assessing MVT-5873, combined with standard-of-care chemo, in newly diagnosed ...

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Time To Put The Spotlight On Pancreatic Cancer Again - HuffPost UK

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Sun, 2018-02-11 10:04

HuffPost UK

Time To Put The Spotlight On Pancreatic Cancer Again
HuffPost UK
While no early detection test exists, raising awareness of pancreatic cancer is the first step towards early diagnosis and, ultimately, to save lives. This is why, in 2014, we took the decision to run with an advertising campaign that promptly put ...

Music Festival raises Pancreatic Cancer awareness - WTXL ABC 27

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Sat, 2018-02-10 18:20

WTXL ABC 27

Music Festival raises Pancreatic Cancer awareness
WTXL ABC 27
TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) -- Saturday, music was filling the air at Apalachee Regional Park for the Second Annual Field Day Music Festival. The event is meant for family fun, but the goal is to bring awareness and raise funds. All proceeds go to The Judy ...

What are the symptoms of pancreatic cancer? Take a look at our list - ChronicleLive

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Sat, 2018-02-10 06:07

ChronicleLive

What are the symptoms of pancreatic cancer? Take a look at our list
ChronicleLive
Thank you for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email. Former Sunderland star Liam Miller has died aged 36 of pancreatic cancer. It is uncommon for someone of that age to be diagnosed with the disease as it usually occurs in ...

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Scans could help tailor pancreatic cancer treatment | Cancer ... - Cancer Research UK

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Fri, 2018-02-09 12:27

Cancer Research UK

Scans could help tailor pancreatic cancer treatment | Cancer ...
Cancer Research UK
Doctors should use a specialised type of scan to help decide if patients with pancreatic cancer may benefit from surgery, according to NICE.
NICE backs PET-CT scanning for diagnosis of pancreatic cancer ...Nursing Times

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Congratulations, Paul Oberstein, New Director of GI Medical Oncology at Perlmutter Cancer Center - Targeted Oncology

pancreatic cancer news headlines - Fri, 2018-02-09 12:08

Targeted Oncology

Congratulations, Paul Oberstein, New Director of GI Medical Oncology at Perlmutter Cancer Center
Targeted Oncology
His current research focuses on the complex interplay between tumor-associated stroma and epithelial cancer cells, and on a new method of imaging to detect pancreatic tumors. In addition, Oberstein is investigating new regimens for patients with ...





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