Cancer Minute - Page 14

This Week in BMC Cancer

In BMC Cancer this week: tetrathiomolybdate sensitizes ovarian cancer cells to some treatments, HOXA1 over-expression in oral cancers, and more.

Real or Imagined?

A new study shows breast cancer patients may be getting better quality care than they think they're getting.

This Week in Clinical Cancer Research

In Clinical Cancer Research this week: L1 cell adhesion molecule in non-small-cell lung cancer, driver mutations in lung adenocarcinoma, and more.


A new report says lung cancer may be getting short shrift.

This Week in NEJM

In NEJM this week: outcomes in childhood ALL, and more.

Drop by Drop

McGill researchers develop a new breast cancer detection system.

This Week in Lancet Oncology

In Lancet Oncology this week: ipilimumab in patients with melanoma and brain metastases, stereotactic radiation therapy for spinal metastases, and more.

AACR: High-Throughput Compound Testing

Using technology to speed up the process of cancer drug discovery.

Focus on the Stomach

A recent study may provide new treatment strategies for gastric cancer.

This Week in the British Journal of Cancer

In the British Journal of Cancer this week: miR-328 regulates cancer stem cells in colorectal cancer, the impact of co-morbidities on elderly cancer patients, and more.

This Week in BMC Cancer

In BMC Cancer this week: osteosarcoma cells with stem-like properties, and more.

The Epigenetic Mark on Cancer

Epigenetics may turn out to be important in the treatment of cancer.

Small and Precise

Nanotechnology may be the answer to precise delivery of chemotherapy.