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Unique Gene Signature Predicts Potentially Lethal Prostate Cancers (02-23-2017)
Standard therapy for prostate cancer, the third-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in American men, is based on blocking androgens, the male sex hormones. However, for some men, prostate cancer recurs... Continue Reading

Targeted radiotherapy for head and neck cancer could reduce the risk of dry mouth (02-22-2017)
A troublesome side effect of radiation therapy treatment of cancers involving the head and neck is dry mouth.  This occurs as a consequence of radiation damage to the salivary glands.  According to a... Continue Reading

Genetic profiling can guide stem cell transplantation for patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (02-21-2017)
A single blood test and basic information about a patient’s medical status can indicate which patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) are likely to benefit from a stem cell transplant, and the intensity... Continue Reading

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