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Cancers this week: April 19-26

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, April 20, 2017
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Malignancies: April 12-19

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, April 13, 2017
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Cancer this week: April 5-12

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, April 7, 2017
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Oncology now: March 29-April 5

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, March 30, 2017

Diagnosis and monitoring

PET/CT scans for thick melanoma

http://www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/melanoma-skin-cancer/news/online/%7B0e75834f-0e4b-4577-a27b-047c53f54fe8%7D/few-patients-with-thick-melanoma-may-benefit-from-preoperative-petct

Full, free essay, links: Healio

Wearable device improves glioblastoma survivorship

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2017/04/02/brain-cancer-survival-improves-with-novel-electrical-device-data-show/?utm_term=.3381455adafa

Full, free item, links: Wash. post

Cancer mortality rates higher amongst young

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/general-oncology/youngest-minority-patients-have-higher-cancer-mortality/article/647113/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170330&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=16892063&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=982370704&spReportId=OTgyMzcwNzA0S0

Short, free note, links: Oncol. nurse advis.

Cancer biology

Kaposi sarcoma in the mouth

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1611553?query=TOC

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

Epigenetics and cancer

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49062/title/Evaluating-Epigenome-Targeting-Cancer-Therapies/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=49877180&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_NOWP0WjmNGxgwZOvY7TVmoR5uVDme2yCkAklnO8mOnY7iblPtQAmFjwSKWAVlO7zJJXJxqLlbsORdT-iVpSEPRCgDKw&_hsmi=49877180/

Full, free story: Scientist

Causes

Telomeres: both long and short

http://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/04/too-short-or-too-long-telomeres-increase-cancer-risk?et_cid=5901107&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5901107&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item: R&D mag.

60% of rare lymphoma cases near Chernobyl

http://www.livescience.com/58503-rare-cancer-in-new-yorkers-linked-to-chernobyl-exposure.html

Full, free story, links: Live sci.

Adipose tissue and cancer

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49051/title/Fat-s-Influence-on-Cancer/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=49768249&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--fuiVAyCL1usMalZONg3J8b3CXarQAR6bNTi_sluvywoDCBV6_O00X5dby6iV4d8Isa2IzC7fYhoEiU5bGOcpxG68fSg&_hsmi=49768249/

Full, free essay: Scientist

How does that virus cause cancer?

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/biotechniquesNews/biotechniques-365420.html

Complete, free report, image, ref.: BioTechniq.

Treatment

Cancer-fighting cap

http://www.biosciencetechnology.com/news/2017/04/sci-fi-cancer-therapy-fights-brain-tumors-study-finds-0?et_cid=5898922&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5898922&et_rid=54713780&linkid=http%3a%2f%2fwww.biosciencetechnology.com%2fnews%2f2017%2f04%2fsci-fi-cancer-therapy-fights-brain-tumors-study-finds-0%3fet_cid%3d5898922%26et_rid%3d%%subscriberid%%%26location%3dtop

Full, free essay, image: Biosci. tech.

More killer T, fewer T-regs, better outcome

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/more-killer-t-cells-and-fewer-treg-cells-lead-to-better-response-to-immunotherapy/81254131?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170403

Full, free story: GEN

Tags:  adipose risk  diagnostics  epigenetics  viruses and cancer 

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Cancers and tumors: March 22-29

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, March 23, 2017

Cancer biology

No anticancer effect: vitamin D supplements

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2613159

Free abstract, JAMA

Hitting the tumor trigger

http://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/03/targeting-tumor-trigger?et_cid=5883875&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5883875&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: Drug discov. & develop.

Colorectal cancer rates climbing in young adults

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/colorectal-cancer/colorectal-cancer-rates-generation-x-millenials-treatment/article/645343/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_Online_20170324&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=16856861&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=981971216&spReportId=OTgxOTcxMjE2S0

Full, free essay: Oncol. nurse advis.

Antibody blockers on cancer cells

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/biotechniquesNews/biotechniques-365720.html

Full, free essay, ref., image: BioTechniq.

Cancer and genetics

12 novel genes leading to ovarian cancer

http://www.biosciencetechnology.com/news/2017/03/major-genetic-study-identifies-12-new-genetic-variants-ovarian-cancer?et_cid=5889944&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5889944&et_rid=54713780&linkid=http%3a%2f%2fwww.biosciencetechnology.com%2fnews%2f2017%2f03%2fmajor-genetic-study-identifies-12-new-genetic-variants-ovarian-cancer%3fet_cid%3d5889944%26et_rid%3d%%subscriberid%%%26location%3dtop

Full, free item, links: Biosci. tech.

Most cancers due to random mutations

http://www.livescience.com/58393-cancer-caused-by-random-dna-mistakes.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20170324-ls

Full, free story, links: Live sci. 

Tags:  antibody-blockers  ovarian cancer  tumor trigger 

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Malignant: March 15-22

Posted By David L. Evans, Monday, March 20, 2017

Thanks to 'net detective Kevin Patton

Cancer biology

Early malignant cells

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/48857/title/Image-of-the-Day--Manipulative-Melanomas/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=47941355&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_-CtjwfE3ho2Z8qZUL-_qeHlqzIdJGssZ9uvxwVtjbUT_AWSz33CZTxSR4VbilB74hC956pQaX2ltvYTCRuHzJNMVbWQ&_hsmi=47941355

Free image, short explanation, ref.: Scientist

Higher BMI and multiple myeloma

Complete, free report: Oncol. nurse advis.

The California teachers study

https://www.cityofhope.org/blog/inside-the-california-teachers-study-the-teachers?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=FBPaid_Blog_CTS_Teachers

Press release, links: City of Hope

Causes and treatments

Do antiperspirants cause cancer?

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/breast-cancer/breast-cancer-risk-and-deodorant-use/article/644826/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_EditorsChoice_20170317&cpn=&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&NID=1598750622&dl=0&spMailingID=16802796&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=981373721&spReportId=OTgxMzczNzIxS0

Complete, free report, links: Oncol. nurse advis.

Unusual cancer linked to breast implants

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/21/health/breast-implants-cancer-deaths.html?rref=collection%2Ftimestopic%2FFood%20and%20Drug%20Administration&action=click&contentCollection=timestopics&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=collection

Full, free essay, links: NY times

How nanoparticles destroy tumors

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/nanoparticles-use-force-to-destroy-tumors/81254055?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170320

Full, free story, image: GEN

Just prostate cancer

How well do various therapies work?

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2612618

Free abstract: JAMA

That short, intense prostate cancer treatment?

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/20/health/prostate-cancer-sbrt-radiation-therapy.html?_r=0

Full, free essay, links: NY times

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Cancer news: March 8-15

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, March 16, 2017

Plasma cell leukemia

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1611205?query=TOC

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

Antibody therapy combined with radiation

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/380/eaag0339

Free abstract: Sci. trans. med.

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Oncology now: Feb. 23-March 8

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, February 24, 2017

Thanks to 'net detective Kevin Patton

Diagnostics

Orbital Darkening, papules: a sign of multiple myeloma

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2016-219010.full

Brief, free piece, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

How often are screening tests used in the US?

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/wr/mm6608a1.htm?s_cid=mm6608a1_e

Full, free essay, linked cites., tables: MMWR

Watching adaptive T-lymphocytes

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/03/novel-barcode-tracking-t-cells-immunotherapy-patients-identifies-likely-cancer?et_cid=5852582&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5852582&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report, image: R&D mag.

How they watch cells progressing to leukemia

http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/leukemia/genome-technology-illustrates-progression-of-normal-blood-cells-to-leukemia/article/640383/?DCMP=EMC-ONA_ONANEWSLETTER&hmSubId=2EMXoF5X9Ns1&spMailingID=16664689&spUserID=NTQ2MjY4MDk2ODIS1&spJobID=962254092&spReportId=OTYyMjU0MDkyS0

Short, free story, image: Oncol. nurse advis.

Cancer biology

Class activity: "Cell division and cancer risk"

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/cell-division-and-cancer-risk?utm_source=BioInteractive+News&utm_campaign=9475654d83-BioInteractive_News_Vol_91_2017_3_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_98b2f5c6ba-9475654d83-69325713

Free worksheet and educator materials: HHMI

Cancer in the digestive epithelium

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/cancer-and-cell-fate-intestinal-epithelium?utm_source=BioInteractive+News&utm_campaign=9475654d83-BioInteractive_News_Vol_91_2017_3_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_98b2f5c6ba-9475654d83-69325713

Free video: HHMI

Increasing colorectal cancer amongst younger folks

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/02/28/517563769/why-are-more-young-americans-getting-colon-cancer

Complete, free report, images, links: NPR

Vertebral lymphoma mimics Pott's

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-219548.full

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

 

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Cancer this week: Feb. 16-22

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, February 16, 2017

Cancer biology

Those living near 1st A-bomb tests claim cancer

http://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/02/residents-say-1st-atom-bomb-test-caused-cancer-cases?et_cid=5835034&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5835034&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free article, image: Drug discov. & develop.

Brain tumor and hyper-religiosity

http://www.livescience.com/57901-brain-tumor-religious-behavior.html

Complete, free report, links: LiveScience

Circadian dysfunction in cancer cells

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/cancer-runs-slower-when-its-clock-is-ticking/81253903?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170217

Full, free essay: GEN

Viewing cancer

Tumor atlas: cell-by-cell project

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-race-to-map-the-human-body-1-cell-at-a-time/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170221

Full, free article, image, links, short video: Sci. Am.

Granulocytic sarcoma and sciatica

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2016-219009.full

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

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Oncology: Feb. 9-15

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, February 10, 2017

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