Category Archives: cancer

Chinese Plant Compound , Triptolide Wipes out Cancer in 40 Days, Say new Research.

Chinese Plant Compound , Triptolide Wipes out Cancer in 40 Days, Say new Research. Triptolide is a diterpenoid epoxide found in the Thunder God Vine, Tripterygium wilfordii. It has in vitro and in vivo activities againstmouse models of polycystic kidney disease[1] and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pancreatic_cancer” rel=”nofollow”>pancreatic cancer, but its physical properties limit its therapeutic potential.[2] Consequently, a synthetic prodrug, minnelide, … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Drugs in Late-Stage Development/Recently Approved

  The article is 2012-2013 based and reader discretion is sought to ascertian the stage of approval Breast Cancer Drugs in Late-Stage Development/Recently Approved   Afinitor® (everolimus) http://newdrugapprovals.wordpress.com/2013/04/27/drug-spotlight-afinitor-everolimus-novartis/ Sponsor: Novartis Method of Action: Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) inhibitor Indications/Phase of Trial: Hepatocellular carcinoma; … Continue reading

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From Cholesterol to Breast Cancer

The conversion of cholesterol into 27-hydroxycholesterol promotes the growth of hormone-dependent breast cancer Read more From Cholesterol to Breast Cancer Share this:

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The first generic version of the oral chemotherapy drug Xeloda (capecitabine) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat cancers of the colon/rectum or breast

capecitabine 154361-50-9 R-340, Ro-09-1978, Xeloda pentyl [1-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-methyltetrahydrofuran-2-yl)-5-fluoro-2-oxo-1H-pyrimidin-4-yl]carbamate MONDAY Sept. 16, 2013 — The first generic version of the oral chemotherapy drug Xeloda (capecitabine) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat cancers of the colon/rectum or … Continue reading

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Breast-Feeding May Protect Some Women Against Breast Cancer

  The Guardian Breast-Feeding May Protect Some Women Against BreastCancer Health.com ‎- “There are various explanations why breast-feeding seems to preventbreast cancer,” Gonzalez-Jimenez said. “The most probable of these are … read all at http://news.health.com/2013/08/15/breast-feeding-may-protect-some-women-against-breast-cancer/ By Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter   Share this:

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