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Aptose says CG"806 kills cancer cells resistant to other FLT3, BTK inhibitors

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

This Extremely Common Drug Given to Alcoholics Also Kills Cancer Cells, and We Finally Know Why

Scientists have finally figured out why the common alcoholism medication benefits cancer patients......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 10th, 2017

Combination therapy may improve treatment of blood cancer

A group of Indian scientists have identified a new way to re-sensitise cells that become resistant to chemotherapy in some blood cancer patients. Blood cancer or Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) occ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 22nd, 2017

A controversial electric cap that kills cancer cells could help treat John McCain"s brain cancer

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 24th, 2017

Immune therapy doubles lung cancer survival rate

New drugs that trigger a patient’s immune system to kill malignant cells can greatly improve the survival rate of people with the most common type of lung cancer, a new study found. The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, found.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Morgan Stanley Upgrades Loxo On The Potential Of A Targeted Cancer Therapy

Loxo Oncology Inc (NASDAQ: LOXO) holds an opportunity to differentiate itself among RET inhibitors while developing medicines for patients with genetically defined cancers, according to Morgan Stanley.  Latest Ratings for LO.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 16th, 2018

Form D Friday: Once funded by Texas, biotech firm raises $11.6M to light up cancer cells

A Dallas biotech firm that received a grant from Texas cancer research agency four years ago has raised private dollars as it develops ways to help cancer surgeons......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2018

28 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to cancer

Cancer is the number two cause of death in the US, second only to heart disease. It fundamentally affects the way our cells grow and divide, changing them in perverse ways.  All cancer is a result of DNA damage or genetic mutations in our DNA. The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2018

TapImmune (TPIV) Develops Vaccines To Target And Attack Cancer Cells - Slideshow

TapImmune (TPIV) Develops Vaccines To Target And Attack Cancer Cells - Slideshow.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMar 16th, 2018

Merck to buy virus-based cancer drug firm Viralytics for $394M

The idea is to cause cancer cells to rupture and die, while also stimulating a wider immune system response in the body......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2018

Paul Hastings lands at startup aimed at cancer"s "natural killer"

Paul Hastings starts Tuesday at Nkarta Therapeutics, a South San Francisco startup focused on harnessing "natural killer" cells in the immune system to defeat cancer......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018

J&J (JNJ) Gets FDA Nod for New Prostate Cancer Treatment (Revised)

J&J (JNJ) Gets FDA approval for Erleada (apalutamide) for the treatment of non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. Johnson & Johnson’s .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 16th, 2018

These DNA ‘Nanobots’ Could Help Kill Cancer By Choking Off Its Life Blood

Without harming regular cells. The cancer treatment space has given way to some extraordinary advances in recent years, including therapies that can re-engineer your own cells to fight cancer. But, according to a p.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 13th, 2018

Cancer "Super Assassin": Huntington"s Disease Molecule Can Target And Kill All Tumor Cells, Scientists Find

“We’ve never seen anything this powerful,” researchers said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 12th, 2018

New Cancer Treatment? Vaccine Kills Tumors in Mice—and Human Tests Are Starting Soon

Researchers are looking for 15 people with lymphoma to test the vaccine......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 1st, 2018

Alcohol Is Not Good For Us, Poisoning Kills 6 People Daily

Alcohol Is Not Good For Us, Poisoning Kills 6 People Daily The World Health Organization International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) classifies alcohol as a Group 1 carcinogen, their highest risk category.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 17th, 2018

Stanford cancer-fighting spinout to Genentech: "Don"t eat me"

A Peninsula startup focusing on a hijacked "don't eat me" signal sent by cancer cells to the immune system will work with Genentech Inc. to take an experimental drugs into two clinical trial programs. Forty Seven Inc., a Menlo Park-based spinout o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Alcohol can damage your DNA and increase cancer risk, according to new research

Adam Berry/Getty Images The body produces the chemical acetaldehyde when it processes alcohol.  Acetaldehyde can break or damage DNA in blood stem cells — and when hea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2018

Alcohol permanently damages DNA in stem cells, increases cancer risk: Study

The study also examined how the body tries to protect itself against damage caused by alcohol.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 4th, 2018

Ignyta Purchase Brings A New Cancer Treatment to Roche

Roche's acquisition of Ignyta could bring the Swiss drug giant a promising experimental drug that's stalled cancers resistant to existing treatments......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsDec 22nd, 2017

This Robot Could Rewrite How Doctors Give You Drugs (and It Kills Cancer to Boot)

Based on everyday algae, the design uses simple magnetism to move the robot through the body......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 21st, 2017