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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

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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Malignancies: June 29-July 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, June 29, 2017
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Oncology this week: June 22-29

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, June 23, 2017

Diagnoses and treatments

Treatment replication studies

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49743/title/Cancer-Studies-Seem-Replicable/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=53612926&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8mGBpHC4o82KPf6qY1OmcN_Yr5oWbuZ-95syvis8LfgM44IpkV2B3rXIcOahbSNgVgD_qfhE_MoLqCqv_Au42rdiX-BA&_hsmi=53612926/

Full, free article, links: Scientist

Revised breast cancer screening guidelines

https://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Practice-Bulletins/Committee-on-Practice-Bulletins-Gynecology/Breast-Cancer-Risk-Assessment-and-Screening-in-Average-Risk-Women

Complete, free report, links, tables: ACOG

Grapes v colon cancer

https://www.biosciencetechnology.com/news/2017/06/compounds-grapes-destroy-colon-cancer-stem-cells-preclinical-study?et_cid=6003307&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6003307&et_rid=54713780&linkid=https%3a%2f%2fwww.biosciencetechnology.com%2fnews%2f2017%2f06%2fcompounds-grapes-destroy-colon-cancer-stem-cells-preclinical-study%3fet_cid%3d6003307%26et_rid%3d%%subscriberid%%%26location%3dtop

Full, free story: Biosci. tech.

Stop metastasis, immobilize filopoda?

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/06/georgia-tech-researchers-break-cancers-legs-using-gold-rods?et_cid=6006375&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6006375&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

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

Odd amino acid v brain cancer

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/06/unique-amino-acid-brain-cancer-therapy?et_cid=6001675&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6001675&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay, image: R&D mag.

Cancers in general

What about VP Biden's cancer initiative?

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/biden-s-cancer-initiative-continues-moonshot-mission/81254568?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170626

Full, free story, link: GEN

Ribosomal DNA decline in cancer

https://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Practice-Bulletins/Committee-on-Practice-Bulletins-Gynecology/Breast-Cancer-Risk-Assessment-and-Screening-in-Average-Risk-Women

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

Adenocarcinoma of esophagus

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-219386.full

Short, free note, linked cites.: BMJ case rep.

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Cancers now: June 15-22

Posted By David L. Evans, Tuesday, June 20, 2017

BRCA1 and 2 and ovarian cancer

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2632503

Free abstract: JAMA

Gait issues and chemo.

https://cancer.osu.edu/news-and-media/news/balance-gait-negatively-impacted-after-chemotherapy-treatment

Press release, links: Ohio State U.

Smoker, shoulder pain: lung cancer

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220969.full

Short note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

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Oncology this week: June 8-15

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, June 8, 2017

Knock out receptors, improve therapies

http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms13898

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

Stiffness and metastasis

http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms15313

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

Melanoma: Does sentinel node removal help? Not really

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1613210?query=featured_home

Complete, free report, video: New Engl. j. med.

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Malignancies in June: June 1-8

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, June 1, 2017
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Malignancies: May 11-25

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Cancers in general

Overcooked food and cancer

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/48873/title/Cooking-Up-Cancer-/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=52476479&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8VXbF8A7pTLJNoWl4AUMiVofQahyAC2ib4Pr3BEagbOD3Y2_gq-F-PCUCTtrEQ7qEfhdhgSpzzzIwwWknzNdayZfnjsg&_hsmi=52476479/

Full, free essay, links: Scientist

Women and cancer

https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/dcpc/resources/features/womenandcancer/

Website, links: CDC

Coffee v prostate cancer?

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/prostate-cancer/coffee-consumption-may-reduce-prostate-cancer-risk/article/662265/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170518&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=17260716&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=1021510672&spReportId=MTAyMTUxMDY3MgS2

Complete, free report: Oncol. nurse advis.

Melanoma on sole of foot

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1614877?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Basic biology of cancer

100-year old cancer; sequencing DNA

https://www.nature.com/news/century-old-tumours-offer-rare-cancer-clues-1.21975

Complete, free report, ref., images: Nature

Actin and malignancy

https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms15237

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

Two genes conflict, slower cancer spread

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/two-genetic-wrongs-make-an-anticancer-right/81254353?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170515

Full, free item: GEN

Breast cancer only

Women with late-stage breast cancer surviving longer

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2017/05/18/women-with-advanced-breast-cancer-are-surviving-longer-study-says/?utm_term=.4fa274e0f01a&wpisrc=nl_sb_smartbrief

Complete, free report, images: Washington post

Liquid biopsy for breast cancer

http://www.clinical-breast-cancer.com/article/S1526-8209(16)30412-8/fulltext\

Full, free article, figs., refs.: Clin. breast cancer

Fully-armed mob of breast cancer cells

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/breast-cancer-cells-spread-already-armed-mob

Full, free essay, image, refs.: Sci. news 

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Cancer news this week: May 4-11

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Gliomas

Diabetes and glioma

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-01553-2

Full, free essay, linked cites., tables: Sci. rep.

Dye shows glioblastoma

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1611258?query=TOC

Short, free note, images, video: New Engl. j. med.

Other cancer news

Which prostate cancer therapy works on him?

https://academic.oup.com/annonc/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/annonc/mdx155

Full, free article, linked cites., tables: Ann. oncol.

Increasing cancer rate and US pollution

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cncr.30709/abstract;jsessionid=AF396469BE8B06C296227A25B4DC0FC0.f02t02

Free abstract: Cancer

Long, non-coding RNA and skin cancer

http://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/05/mysterious-molecules-function-skin-cancer-identified?et_cid=5938024&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5938024&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

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

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Oncology now: April 27-May 4

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, April 27, 2017

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