The role of occupation in the etiology of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is unclear. Here, we investigated associations between employment in specific occupations and industries and RCC, and its most common histologic subtype, clear cell RCC (ccRCC).
immatics Announces Publication of IMA901 Cancer Vaccine Data in Nature Medicine: Immune Response Associates With Longer Survival
Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that patients with early stage kidney cancer lived longer when only part of their kidney was removed,
Pfizer of New York City released disappointing results of a trial in advanced renal cell carcinoma
In patients with brain metastases from RCC, the safety profile of sunitinib was comparable to that in the general metastatic RCC population.
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The Consumer Reports magazine issue of September 2012 notes on page 22 that "far from reducing cancer risk, as a lot of people believe, high doses of some antioxidant supplements may actually increase it, evidence suggests."
In an effort to increase efficacy, we studied the effects of increased sorafenib dose and intermittent scheduling in a murine RCC xenograft model.
Impact of hyponatremia on survival of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with molecular targeted therapy
Hyponatremia is reported to be associated with poor survival in localized renal cell carcinoma and metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with immunotherapy.
Increase in Cholesterol Predicts Survival Advantage in Renal Cell Carcinoma Patients Treated with Temsirolimus
Temsirolimus is an effective treatment for renal cell carcinoma. It is associated with increases in serum cholesterol, triglyceride, and glucose. We investigated whether changes of these biomarkers could predict its efficacy.