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April 28, 2015 A Novel Hypoxia Activated EGFR Inhibitor Kills Two Birds with One Stone Bringing Hope for Resistant Lung Cancer Misregulation of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) gene is a common theme in cancer biology and consistent efforts have been made to identify the underlying mutations driving tumorigenesis. However some forms of cancer retain one normal copy of EGFR, suggesting the existence of a more general physiological trigger for EGFR aberrant activation. A ... LEARN MORE
April 21, 2015 BET on Combination Therapy to Fight HER2 positive Breast Cancer Escaping Treatment Breast cancer accounts for one quarter of all cancer cases, resulting in over half a million deaths worldwide per year. ... LEARN MORE
April 14, 2015 New Personalized Vaccine Defeats Neoantigen Presenting Melanoma. How to Fight Fire with Fire The ability of the immune system to detect cancer cells as foreign bodies is a longstanding concept known as ... LEARN MORE
April 7, 2015 Aflibercept Eying Up The Competition in Diabetic Retinopathy Diabetic retinopathy is a diabetic complication consisting in damage to the blood vessels in the retina that, if left ... LEARN MORE