Cancer Minute - Page 7


This Week in BMC Cancer

In BMC Cancer this week: SOX genes in prostate cancer, a potential modifier of treatment efficacy in breast cancer, and more.

Colds and Cancer

A new study shows what the cold virus is good for.

This Week in the Medical Journals

In the medical journals this week: CT screening for lung cancer, prognostic markers for childhood brain tumors, and more.

Two For One

A new study shows that AMPK's role in cancer is more complex than was first thought.

This Week in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute

In the Journal of the National Cancer Institute this week: the effects of diesel exhaust on lung cancer risk, and more.

A 'Pre-Existing Resistance'

Two new studies suggest a possible solution to the problem of therapeutic resistance.

This Week in Cancer Discovery

In Cancer Discovery this week: miRNA-23a in invasive colorectal cancer, gene signatures associated with molecular classification of medulloblastoma, and more.

Burned Away

Doctors in the 1920s may have inadvertently kept cervical cancer rates down.

This Week in Cancer Cell

In Cancer Cell this week: p53-mediated senescence in breast cancer, the self-renewal capacity of colon cancer-initiating cells, and more.

The Gatekeeper?

A new study suggests that knocking down the LKB1 gene could lead to metastasis in certain cancers.

This Week in BMC Cancer

In BMC Cancer this week: miRNA-182 and metastasis in hepatocellular carcinoma, cyclophilin 40 in ALK-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma, and more.

It's in the Mitochondria

A new study sheds light on why cancer cells are so hard to kill.

This Week in the Medical Journals

In the medical journals this week: vismodegib for the treatment of basal-cell carcinoma, combination chemotherapy in advanced adrenocortical carcinoma, and more.