Mar 31, 2017 at Science Daily

Neutrons identify critical details in bacterial enzyme implicated in gastric cancer

By : Science Daily

Researchers look to neutrons to identify critical details in a key bacterial enzyme known to cause stomach cancer. Understanding the details of this enzyme could be central to developing drugs that attach H. pylori but not the stomach’s useful bacteria.

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Mar 30, 2017 at OncLive

Dr. Al-Batran on Paclitaxel Plus Everolimus in Gastric Cancer

By : OncLive

Catch Dr. Salah-Eddin Al-Batran of the Institute of Clinical Cancer Research discussing the results of trial combining everolimus (Afinitor) with paclitaxel in gastric cancer treatment.

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Mar 25, 2017 at Forbes

Most Cancer Is Bad Luck And Early Detection Is A Cure, Say Hopkins Researchers

By : Forbes

Johns Hopkins names stomach cancer among cancers that are often random and unavoidable. Researchers push for the importance of early detection, which has been shown to save lives in many cancers, including gastric cancer.

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Mar 24, 2017 at PLOS One

Rab14 Act as Oncogene and Induce Proliferation of Gastric Cancer Cells via AKT Signaling Pathway

By : PLOS One

A study finds Rab14 functions as an oncogene in gastric cancer cells by targeting through AKT pathway. This is a novel evidence to demonstrate the overexpression of Rab14 and may provide a new direction in prognosis or therapy of gastric cancer.

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Mar 21, 2017 at Cancer Therapy Advisor

Bursectomy Not Recommended as Standard Treatment for cT3/T4 Gastric Cancer

By : Cancer Therapy Advisor

Bursectomy can be safely performed without increasing the risk of morbidity or mortality among patients with cT3 or cT4 gastric cancer, though it is not recommended as a standard treatment in this setting, according to a study being presented at the ASCO 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium.

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