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Cancer progress: Sept. 13-20

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 14, 2017
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Today in cancer: Sept. 6-13

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Valerie Dean O'Loughlin and Kevin Patton

Surgery

Latissimus dorsi incision with breast cancer

http://www.breastcancer.org/treatment/surgery/reconstruction/types/autologous/lat-dorsi

Web page, link: Breast cancer

Did the surgeon get it all? A probe

https://www.biosciencetechnology.com/news/2017/09/testing-probe-help-cancer-surgeons-know-they-got-it-all?et_cid=6091740&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6091740&et_rid=54713780&linkid=https%3a%2f%2fwww.biosciencetechnology.com%2fnews%2f2017%2f09%2ftesting-probe-help-cancer-surgeons-know-they-got-it-all%3fet_cid%3d6091740%26et_rid%3d%%subscriberid%%%26location%3dtop

Full, free essay: Biosci. tech.

Diagnosis and other treatments

Age and cervical cancer screening:  new guidelines

https://www.statnews.com/2017/09/12/cervical-cancer-screening-age/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=ec12d9db57-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-ec12d9db57-149927409

Full, free essay, image, links: STAT

Spasers to zap cancer cells

https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=132782

Free audio file: NSF

One bout of exercise reduces cancers' tumor forming

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/single-exercise-session-reduces-cancer-cells-ability-to-form-tumors/81254905?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170908

Complete, free report: GEN

Reducing skin cancer in redheads

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/09/reducing-skin-cancer-risk-redheads?et_cid=6087551&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6087551&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free story: Drug discov. & develop.

Cancer biology

Genetic testing for BRCA

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/ss/ss6615a1.htm?s_cid=ss6615a1_e

Full, free essay, graphics, refs.: MMWR

Postmenopausal belly fat and breast cancer

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/belly-fat-is-a-cancer-driver-in-postmenopausal-women/81254913?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170911

Full, free story: GEN

What about uterine tube cancer?

http://www.webmd.com/ovarian-cancer/fallopian-tube-cancer?ecd=tw_170907_cons&linkId=100000000842936#1

Complete, free report, links: WebMD

Survivors of childhood cancers: Lifelong health?

http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(17)31610-0.pdf

Free summary: Lancet

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Malignancies now: Aug. 30-Sept. 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 31, 2017
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Oncology today: Aug. 23-30

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, August 25, 2017

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Cancer news of the week: Aug. 16-23

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, August 18, 2017
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Malignancies: Aug. 9-16

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Cancer biology

Kaposi's sarcoma on tonsil

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-219714.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Using tumor-educated platelets for diagnosis

http://www.cell.com/cancer-cell/fulltext/S1535-6108(17)30296-9

Complete, free report, linked cites., graphics: Cancer cell

Cancer indicator on cell membranes

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/cancer-detection-sugar-molecules?et_cid=6057123&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6057123&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item: R&D mag.

Therapies

"Alternative" therapy: double mortality

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2143825-choosing-alternative-cancer-treatment-doubles-your-risk-of-death/

Full, free article, links: New sci.

Shaggy mane mushroom v leukemia

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/318910.php

Full, free essay, image, links: Med. news today

Why doesn't the chemo. reach the cancer cells?

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/08/why-drugs-dont-reach-cancer-cells?et_cid=6054748&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6054748&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item, links: Drug discov. & develop.

Killer peptide v resistant cancer cells

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/08/new-study-discovers-killer-peptide-helps-eliminate-resistant-cancer-cells?et_cid=6053225&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6053225&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report, links: Drug discov. & develop.

 

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Cancer news: Aug. 2-9

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Risk factors

Don't smoke, drink coffee: lower risk of some cancers

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/general-oncology/risk-of-cancer-in-nonsmoking-coffee-drinkers/article/678479/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170801&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&hmEmail=gQml88TCOZh5WGc6z4XltQ2&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17767186&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1080063481&spReportId=MTA4MDA2MzQ4MQS2

Brief, free note, ref.: Oncol. nurse advis.

Epigenetic shifts behind some prostate cancer

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/some-prostate-cancer-reflects-epigenetic-shift-that-exposes-druggable-vulnerability/81254780?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170808

Complete, free report, refs.: GEN

Saturated fats; increased lung cancer risk

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/lung-cancer/dietary-fats-affect-lung-cancer-risk/article/677881/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170801&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&hmEmail=gQml88TCOZh5WGc6z4XltQ2&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17767186&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1080063481&spReportId=MTA4MDA2MzQ4MQS2

Short, free item: Oncol. nurse advis.

Cancer today

FDA approves new leukemia drug

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/fda-approves-new-treatment-for-leukemia/81254750?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170802

Complete, free report: GEN

OK to use deodorant during breast radiotherapy

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/breast-cancer/deodorant-antiperspirant-use-during-radiation-therapy-for-breast-cancer-not-detrimental-deodorant-use-during-rt-not-detrimental/article/677209/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_Online_20170802&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&hmEmail=gQml88TCOZh5WGc6z4XltQ2&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17777073&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1080071658&spReportId=MTA4MDA3MTY1OAS2

Full, free item, ref.: Oncol. nurse advis.

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Malignancies: July 26-Aug. 2

Posted By David L. Evans, Saturday, July 29, 2017

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Malignancies: July 19-26

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Kevin Patton and Paul Blumstein

Cancer biology

What about the senator's brain cancer?

https://www.statnews.com/2017/07/19/heres-know-sen-john-mccains-brain-cancer-diagnosis/

Full, free essay, videos, links: STAT

Pathology fact sheet for patients

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/general-oncology/pathology-reports-fact-sheet/article/572985/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170724&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&hmEmail=gQml88TCOZh5WGc6z4XltQ2&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17719664&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1061802190&spReportId=MTA2MTgwMjE5MAS2

Free item: Oncol nurse advis.

This bacterium encourages colorectal cancer

http://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1006440

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: PLoS path.

 What about "light" cigarettes?

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/lung-cancer/cancer-risk-associated-with-light-cigarettes/article/675658/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170719&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&hmEmail=gQml88TCOZh5WGc6z4XltQ2&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17681311&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1061378873&spReportId=MTA2MTM3ODg3MwS2

Complete, free Q&A, refs.: Oncol. nurse advis.

Therapies

Immunotherapy does not work on all bladder cancers

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/immunotherapy-s-ineffectiveness-toward-bladder-cancer-uncovered/81254704?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170724

Full, free essay, link: GEN

Stiffness of cells used to attack tumors

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49965/title/Stem-Cells-Seek-Out-Tumors-Based-on-Stiffness/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54694820&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_RyJN92r2uGdfnAs7fyuBVqrWnP38HJUVozBukqyV5BQ5W5CCotOjmUsELsMb__lRz_dxAeF5V1P0jD7BrjtgleFiW4Q&_hsmi=54694820

Complete, free report, links, image: Scientist

New strategy targets malignant cells only

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/novel-strategy-targets-cancer-cells-while-sparing-normal-ones/81254694?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170721

Full, free item, image: GEN

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Cancer news: July 5-19

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, July 6, 2017

Surviving

Lung cancer chemo darkens hair

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/lung-cancer-immunotherapy-darkens-patients-hair/81254659?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170717

Full, free item: GEN

Blood test may detect pancreatic cancer early

http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2017/07/12/Blood-test-may-help-catch-pancreatic-cancer-early-researchers-say/8471499887524/

Full, free story, link: UPI

Personalized melanoma vaccines work: small study

https://www.statnews.com/2017/07/05/cancer-vaccine-melanoma/

Full, free essay, image, links: STAT

Colon cancer stem cells driven by high fat diet

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/colon-cancer-driven-stem-cells-linked-to-high-fat-diet/81254613?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170707

Full, free story, link: GEN

ABO blood type and survivorship

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366034

Complete, free report, ref.: BioTechniq.

Cancer biology

Cancer cell cannibalism: entosis

https://elifesciences.org/articles/27134

Complete, free report, video, linked cites., images: eLife

Spread of primary cancers to lymph nodes

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6346/55

Free abstract: Science

Metastasis needn't go through lymph nodes

https://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode/flying-through-a-corpses-clues/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170718

Complete, free report: Oncol. nurse advis.

Chemotherapy may induce breast cancer metastasis

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/397/eaan0026

Free abstract: Sci. transit. med.

Gold rods v cancer cells

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-04912-1

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: Nature

Statistical studies

Increased cancer risk amongst Holocaust survivors

https://www.biosciencetechnology.com/news/2017/07/study-reveals-elevated-cancer-risk-holocaust-survivors?et_cid=6018359&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6018359&et_rid=54713780&linkid=https%3a%2f%2fwww.biosciencetechnology.com%2fnews%2f2017%2f07%2fstudy-reveals-elevated-cancer-risk-holocaust-survivors%3fet_cid%3d6018359%26et_rid%3d%%subscriberid%%%26location%3dtop

Full, free story: Biosci. tech.

Vasectomy and prostate cancer: no link

Abstract of meta-analysis

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/article-abstract/2643778

Free abstract: JAMA

Cancer incidence, death in USA

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/ss/ss6614a1.htm?s_cid=ss6614a1_e

Complete, free report, linked cities., figs.: MMWR

How replicable are cancer preclinical studies?

http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2002212

Full. free essay, linked cites., tables: PLoS biol.

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