These findings 1) demonstrate that patients with suspected inherited RCC should be examined for germline SDHB mutations, 2) suggest that all identified SDHB mutation carriers should be offered surveillance for RCC, and 3) provide a further link between familial RCC and activation of hypoxic-gene response pathways.
"Princess Alyssa," as she's known by staff and volunteers, first visited the resort when she was 3 years old and had been diagnosed with kidney cancer. After her visit, doctors found that the cancer was in remission.
Exelixis has completed the rolling submission of its New Drug Application (NDA) for cabozantinib...
“Get on the map!” Bill Bro, CEO of Chicago-based Kidney Cancer Association (KCA), encourages families that are dealing with kidney cancer to join the charity’s newest social network, KidneyCancer.ME.
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The study is the first to provide evidence of an association between blood-borne virus infection and cancer risk in people with opioid dependency, finding an increased risk for 11 cancers. Six cancers, including prostate and breast cancer, showed a reduced risk.
mTORC1 is a validated therapeutic target for renal cell carcinoma (RCC)
Kidney Cancer Connect enables instant collaboration between patients, caregivers, and family members dealing with a loved one's renal cancer.
Renal cell carcinoma is a group of malignancies arising from the epithelium of the renal tubules.