Conclusion:HA-induced CD44 signaling increases a diverse spectrum of protease activity to facilitate the invasion associated with BL-BCa cells, providing new insights into the molecular basis of CD44-promoted invasion. (Source: Breast Cancer Research) read more..
Cardio fitness levels of breast cancer patients may affect survival
(Duke University Medical Center) Women receiving care for breast cancer have significantly impaired cardio-pulmonary function that can persist for years after they have completed treatment, according to a study led by scientists at Duke University Medical Center. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer) read more..
Innovative Computer Modeling Techniques Enable Creation Of New Anti-Cancer Drug
A team of University of Hawaii Cancer Center scientists led by James Turkson, Ph.D. have created a new type of anti-cancer drug named BP-1-102. The drug, which can be orally administered, targets a key protein that triggers the development of many types of cancer including lung, breast and skin cancers... read more..