Angela Alistar, an oncologist and expert on pancreatic cancer
for Atlantic Health, will be the principal investigator on the first study and the local investigator for the other three.View the full article from NJBIZ at http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709853/atlantic-health-chosen-for-clinical-trials-of-pancreatic-cancer-meds.
Nagpal and his team conducted a study that included 46 patients: 16 patients with pancreatic cancer
(5 with LSDM, 5 with NOD, and 6 without diabetes mellitus); 15 patients with T2DM (9 with LSDM and 6 with NOD); and 15 controls matched for age and body mass index.
In another group of patients and controls, researchers plotted blood sugars of nearly 600 patients with pancreatic cancer
just prior to surgical removal of cancer.
Overall, 30% of enrolled patients had a change in their clinical care as a result of their genomic data, including the recommendation for some patients that family members consider genetic testing due to a potential inherited predisposition to pancreatic cancer
Almost half of all new pancreatic cancer
cases are diagnosed in people over 75, and it is uncommon in people under 40.
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What's more, research is also progressing in the field of early pancreatic cancer
detection. A (http://www.nature.com/articles/s41551-016-0021) study published earlier this year in Nature Biomedical Engineering suggested that researchers may be able to catch the cancer sooner by (http://www.medicaldaily.com/pancreatic-cancer-survival-rates-2017-early-diagnosis-deadly-cancer-now-410417) detecting certain proteins given off by a tumor .
has long been related to family history of pancreatic cancer
(HR = 2.20, 95%; CI = 1.16-4.19) and melanoma (HR = 1.74, 95%; CI = 1.03-2.95), upon breast, ovarian, lung, gastrointestinal, or prostate cancer .
This method which exemplifies how single-cell analysis can identify CSCs might be applied to other cancers, including pancreatic cancer
The American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 56,770 new cases of pancreatic cancer
will be diagnosed across the U.S.
As part of the partnership, the Braehead side's home game on Sunday, March 29 against the Nottingham Panthers, will be the club's designated Pancreatic Cancer
Night which will see the Clan wear limited edition jerseys that will be available following the game for auction, in support of the charity.
Release date- 14082019 - Professor Maeve Lowery, Trinity's recently appointed Professor of Translational Cancer Medicine, is the recipient of a recent award from the Pancreatic Cancer
Research Foundation (UK) which will fund her research over the coming three years into the treatment of patients with pancreatic cancer