Cancer Minute - Page 8


ASCO: The Tumor Microenvironment

At ASCO, Harvard researcher Rakesh Jain discussed his award-winning research on the tumor microenvironment.

This Week in Clinical Cancer Research

In Clinical Cancer Research this week: a novel prognostic factor for glioma, microarray analysis of colorectal cancer stromal tissue, and more.

Round and Round They Go

A new study describes a less invasive way to predict breast cancer recurrence.

This Week in Cancer Research

In Cancer Research this week: cross-talk between cancer cells and stromal fibroblasts, IL-13 receptor α2 associated with poor prognosis in colorectal cancer, and more.

ASCO: The Cancer Genome Atlas

Researchers showed oncologists how they can use data from The Cancer Genome Atlas at the ASCO annual meeting.

This Week in the British Journal of Cancer

In the British Journal of Cancer this week: viable detection of circulating tumor cells, inflammation markers in pancreatic cancer, and more.

This Week in BMC Cancer

In BMC Cancer this week: a new bioluminescent model for the visualization of mammary tumor development, using Epstein-Barr DNA virus levels to predict recurrence of nasopharyngeal carcinoma, and more.

ASCO: Mechanisms of Resistance to Targeted Therapies

At ASCO, researchers discuss the ways different cancers can become resistant to treatment.

Going Up?

A new study says the world should expect many more cancer cases by 2030.

This Week in the Medical Journals

In the medical journals this week: mismatch repair-deficient crypt foci in Lynch syndrome, preoperative chemoradiotherapy for esophageal cancer, and more.

Floating Free

Researchers have developed a "liquid biopsy" method to detect cancer cells in plasma.

This Week in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute

In the Journal of the National Cancer Institute this week: effect of ADAM28 on carcinoma cell metastasis, and more.

For the Kids

More genomic information on childhood cancers may mean faster advances in treatments.