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AACR news: Misregulated genes common to tobacco-related cancers offer ...

Results presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013 show that in lung and bladder cancers, genes related to the regulation of the cell cycle are associated with poor patient outcomes
added Apr 9, 2013 14:58

Smokers have worse colon cancer prognosis: study

Smokers are less likely to be alive and cancer-free three years after having surgery for colon cancer than people who have never smoked, according to a new study. Out of about 2,000 people who had part of their colon surgically removed, researchers found
added Apr 4, 2013 07:55

Early-morning Smokers At Increased Risk Of Lung And Oral Cancers - And Why?

Smoking immediately upon waking may increase the risk of lung and oral cancers, suggest Penn State researchers, Steven Branstetter and Joshua Muscat. The reason being, the level of NNAL - a metabolite of the tobacco-specific carcinogen NNK, is said to b
added Mar 30, 2013 18:34

Special Report: Behind a cancer-treatment firm's rosy survival claims

What sets CTCA apart is that rejecting certain patients and, even more, culling some of its patients from its survival data lets the company tout in ads and post on its website patient outcomes that look dramatically better than they would if the company
added Mar 29, 2013 14:51

Cancer Dream Teams: Road to a Cure?

Cancer, it turns out, is way more complex than many scientists imagined. And it has raised the question of whether the research paradigm we use to attack cancer needs an overhaul. Group science may be the better model for fighting cancer over the traditi
TIME Magazine
added Mar 25, 2013 11:11

[Tanzania] 35 pct of cancer cases at ORCI associated with use of tobacco

The government has been challenged to put in place effective tobacco control mechanisms so as to do away with health hazards and environmental degradation that. The challenge was thrown yesterday at a sensitisation seminar on tobacco control for journal
IPP Media (tz)
added Mar 19, 2013 02:04

[Denmark] Low Plasma 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Risk of Tobacco-Related Cancer

Conclusions: Lower plasma 25(OH)D was associated with higher risk of tobacco-related cancers, but not with risk of other cancers. Received for publication January 7, 2013. Accepted for publication January 9, 2013. © 2013 The American Association for Cl
Clinical Chemistry
added Mar 16, 2013 10:30

Addressing the Growing International Challenge of Cancer: A Multinational Perspective

Leaders in cancer research and policy from 15 economically diverse countries met at the U.S. National Institutes of Health in November 2012 ... there is a consensus that tobacco use remains, by far, the most important at a global level. Governments play a
added Mar 11, 2013 16:06

[India] '40% of tobacco consumers in Bihar are women'

According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey-2010, 40% of the tobacco consumers in the state are women! The state has the dubious distinction of having the largest number of tobacco consumers after five smaller states, including Mizoram, Manipur and Meghalaya
Times of India
added Mar 10, 2013 14:34

Fight tobacco marketing, boost vaccinations to curb cancer, says report

Experts reporting from a meeting of cancer organizations across the world said smoking and other forms of tobacco use are the main drivers of a growing global burden of cancer.
added Mar 7, 2013 04:01
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