Post Tagged with: "Cancer"

The Relative Contributions of Germline Variation, Epimutation, and Somatic Mutation to Paediatric Leukaemia Predisposition

The Relative Contributions of Germline Variation, Epimutation, and Somatic Mutation to Paediatric Leukaemia Predisposition

Hematology July 28, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Todd E. Druley1,2 1. Center for Genome Sciences and Systems Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA 2. Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA *Correspondence to druley_t@wustl.edu Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 22.03.16 Accepted: 08.06.16 Citation:Read More

Diagnosis and Treatment of Bladder Cancer: From Established Paradigms to Recent Advances and New Perspectives

Diagnosis and Treatment of Bladder Cancer: From Established Paradigms to Recent Advances and New Perspectives

European Medical Journal January 26, 2016 at 9:08 AM 0 comments

*Riccardo Autorino Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; Second University, Naples, Italy *Correspondence to ricautor@gmail.com

Editor’s Pick: Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease – Changing the Prevalence of Liver Cancer?

Editor’s Pick: Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease – Changing the Prevalence of Liver Cancer?

Hepatology January 27, 2015 at 10:10 AM 0 comments

With the introduction of effective curative treatment for hepatitis C, the incidence of the  hepatitis C virus (HCV)-associated hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) will be gradually declining within the next 20 years, at least in Western countries which will have wider access to these drugs within the next few years. Since chronicRead More

Immunotherapy of Cancer: Towards a New Era

Immunotherapy of Cancer: Towards a New Era

Oncology November 17, 2014 at 9:33 AM 0 comments

*John B.A.G. Haanen The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands *Correspondence to j.haanen@nki.nl Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 22.04.14 Accepted: 22.07.14 Citation: EMJ Oncol. 2014;2:76-82. Abstract In the past two decades, immunotherapy of cancer has developed into an established treatment option. At first, the development of monoclonal antibodiesRead More

Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy in the ERA of Robot-Assisted Technology

Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy in the ERA of Robot-Assisted Technology

Urology May 30, 2014 at 11:56 AM 0 comments

*Iason Kyriazis,1 Marinos Vasilas,1 Panagiotis Kallidonis,2 Vasilis Panagopoulos,1 Evangelos Liatsikos3 1. Resident in Urology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece 2. Fellow in Endourology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece 3. Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece *Correspondence to jkyriazis@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflictRead More

Yoga as Treatment for Insomnia Among Cancer Patients and Survivors: A Systematic Review

Yoga as Treatment for Insomnia Among Cancer Patients and Survivors: A Systematic Review

Oncology October 29, 2013 at 8:01 AM 0 comments

Karen M. Mustian University of Rochester Medical Center, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Department of Surgery, New York, USA Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Support: Funding was provided by NCI U10CA037420, K07CA120025. Received: 22.08.13 Accepted: 29.10.13 Citation: EMJ Oncol. 2013;1:106-115. Abstract Between 15-90% of cancer patients and survivors report someRead More