Volume 8 Number 4, 2011
Endostatin- and interleukin-2-expressing retroviral bicistronic vector for gene therapy of metastatic renal cell carcinoma
Metastatic RCC (mRCC) is one of the most treatment-resistant malignancies
Improved Detection, Obesity Epidemic May Play Role, Researchers Say
The authors conclude that the combination of doxorubicin and gemcitabine, inactive in patients with mostly clear cell histology, demonstrated responses in patients with RCC with sarcomatoid features.
The Penn State Chapter of Uplifting Athletes has elected new officers for 2011 and set the date for the Ninth Annual Penn State Lift for Life.
In a study, participants consuming the most garlic had a 39 per cent reduced risk for cancer of the oral cavity and pharynx, 57 percent reduced risk for esophageal cancer, 26 per cent reduced risk for colorectal cancer, 44 per cent reduced risk for laryngeal cancer, 10 per cent reduced risk for breast cancer, 22 per cent reduced risk for ovarian cancer, 19 per cent reduced risk for prostate cancer, and 31 per cent reduced risk for renal cell cancer, compared to those eating the least garlic.
Outcomes in metastatic renal cell carcinoma did not improve with continuous dosing of sunitinib