• This study shows that for the first time, targeting the proliferating tumor mass and dormant cancer stem cells with combination therapy effectively inhibited tumor growth and prevented metastasis compared to monotherapy in mice," said Wang, who is a member of the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and of the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA. (newswise.com)
  • Local treatments such as surgery and radiation therapy can be used to remove or destroy areas of breast cancer in the brain. (breastcancer.org)
  • Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Treatment of Tumor Metastasis provides information pertinent to the basic mechanism of tumor metastasis and the clinical results with immunochemotherapy of cancer. (elsevier.com)
  • This text then examines the pathogenesis of cancer metastasis and its possible modulation by immune cells per se of by those treated with immunopotentiators in experimental animals. (elsevier.com)
  • The subject may or may not be on concomitant cancer treatments/have internal metastases. (knowcancer.com)
  • Cancer in this location has different names, including leptomeningeal metastases (LM), carcinomatous meningitis, and neoplastic meningitis. (newhopemedicalcenter.com)
  • Signs of leptomeningeal metastases result from cancer cells blocking the normal exits for CSF, which causes fluid buildup and increased pressure in the brain. (newhopemedicalcenter.com)
  • Our LM treatments here at New Hope Unlimited are strategically designed by a team of experts in cancer, medicine, and holistic healing methods. (newhopemedicalcenter.com)
  • At New Hope Unlimited, we pride ourselves in providing superior comfort, cleanliness, and cancer care at our 8,000 square foot medical treatment center in San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico. (newhopemedicalcenter.com)
  • Metastasis, the strategy adopted by tumor cells to transform into an aggressive form of cancer, are often linked with a gloomy prognosis. (medindia.net)
  • Managing to block the metastasis or, even better, prevent their formation would be a giant step towards the fight against cancer. (medindia.net)
  • The team further discovered that cancer stem cells were not only responsible for squamous cell carcinoma development, but that they also cause cervical lymph node metastasis. (newswise.com)
  • Monthly electronic publication containing information about current advances in cancer prevention, treatment and research. (dmoztools.net)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery has emerged as a promising palliative treatment modality in these cases. (mdpi.com)
  • The goal of this study is to assess our single institution experience treating brainstem metastases with Gamma Knife radiosurgery (GKRS). (mdpi.com)
  • Overall survival:Time in months measured from treatment initiation until the date of death or the date of last follow-up. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • knowcancer.com is intended to be solely for informational purposes and should not be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. (knowcancer.com)
  • Pain is the most severe symptom and pain medications and palliative radiation therapy are the most common treatments prescribed, it said. (taipeitimes.com)
  • But when their functioning is altered, as the UCL researchers observed in tumor cells, the mitochondria can promote cell migration, thus leading to the formation of metastasis. (medindia.net)
  • The discovery of a treatment capable of blocking the mechanism responsible for the formation of metastasis and the existence of a family of promising compounds, is encouragement for their future assessment in a clinical study that aims to validate a preventive treatment against tumor metastasis. (medindia.net)
  • Paolo E. Porporato, a post-doctoral researcher, and other young researchers in Professor Pierre Sonveaux's team, examined the molecular mechanism responsible for the mitochondria's ability to promote metastasis. (medindia.net)
  • The center, which is affiliated with Taipei Medical University, said that it added the treatments in late May using ExAblate, a device developed by Israeli company InSightec Ltd, which uses magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound surgery technology. (taipeitimes.com)
  • Provides access to secondary-research articles on prevention, detection, current treatment and future directions. (dmoztools.net)
  • Within the last decade the molecular biology of tumor models has revealed the identification of several metastasis- related molecules. (worldcat.org)
  • Since the mid-1980s the molecular biology of tumour models has revealed the identification of several metastasis-related molecules. (foyles.co.uk)
  • Reviews the recent developments in the biology and treatment of malignant disease. (dmoztools.net)
  • This study aims to compare three treatments in recent (less than 6 week duration) non-traumatic ( usually osteoporotic) vertebral fractures. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Treatment of Malignant Vertebral Fractures With Percutaneous Balloon Kyphoplasty. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Balloon Kyphoplasty is an alternative to vertebroplasty in the treatment of painful malignant vertebral fractures. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Comparison of percutaneous balloon dilation kyphoplasty and percutaneous vertebroplasty in treatment for thoracolumbar vertebral compression fractures. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Which is the best treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: balloon kyphoplasty, percutaneous vertebroplasty, or non-surgical treatment? (bioportfolio.com)
  • Network meta-analysis of percutaneous vertebroplasty, percutaneous kyphoplasty, nerve block, and conservative treatment for nonsurgery options of acute/subacute and chronic osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs) in short-term and long-term effects. (bioportfolio.com)