New #CCRAdvance Mutant Idh2 cooperates with a NUP98-HOXD13 fusion to induce early immature thymocyte precursor ALL - out now in @CR_AACR https://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2021/07/28/0008-5472.CAN-21-1027
“Thiboldeaux does a masterful job of explaining complicated, intimidating topics.”@PhillyInquirer talks with Kim Thiboldeaux about the new book, #YourCancerRoadMap.
The only way I can do it is to make myself a priority, tune out any judgement from others, be okay with the house not being perfect and ignore those late-arriving work e-mails until tomorrow.” How Cassie makes her #health a priority: https://bit.ly/3jdUDMi
We are committed to training a strong and dynamic workforce of cancer researchers. @NCI_Training Director @NCI_Bogler lays out important changes within @NCI_Training programs to meet the evolving needs cancer researchers of the future. https://www.cancer.gov/grants-training/nci-bottom-line-blog/2021/nci-updates-training-programs-to-support-cancer-researchers-of-the-future
Meet @NIDCR scientist Dr. Alison Boyce, who sees patients at the @NIHClinicalCntr. She is looking for better ways to treat and diagnose #FDMAS, a disorder of the bones, skin, & endocrine system.
You may have seen reports about benzene being found in sunscreen, but what does that mean for protecting your skin?
Our Dr. Saira George breaks down what to know about using sunscreen to reduce your risk of skin cancer: https://fal.cn/3hcaA #SkinCancer #EndCancer
New results from a small investigational study show the combination of the nanoparticle NBTXR3 + radiotherapy could stimulate an immune response & convert anti-programmed death-1 non-responders into responders: https://bit.ly/3xaemRS #immunotherapy #oncology
The American Cancer Society & @NAACP have come together to urge you to talk with your health care provider about getting the COVID-19 vaccine and your recommended cancer screenings. Regular screenings can find cancer early when it might be easier to treat, and can save your life.
#WordsToKnow: Small Molecule Drug. Did you know that the molecular weight of a drug affects its interaction with cells in the body? Find out more about this #TargetedTherapy. #CancerTreatment
The @NIHClinicalCntr's Bioethics Chief Dr. Grady share's some #PearlsOfWisdom about the qualities of a good leader. http://bit.ly/3h3X7wS.
Christine Grady, M.S.N., Ph.D., is a nurse-bioethicist for @NIHClinicalCntr. She shares the following #PearlsOfWisdom on the qualities of a good leader. To view the full video, visit https://bit.ly/3h3X7wS.
#TriviaTuesday T/F: Boys do not need the HPV vaccine.
New #CCRAdvance online now: From structure to application: Progress and opportunities in peptide m... https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1367593121000922
Calling early-stage surgeon scientists! New administrative supplement opportunity #NCIESSP available to train surgeon scientists with focus on cancer research. @NCICRCHD @NCIResearchCtr @mzeigermd https://go.usa.gov/xFk8a
On the latest ‘Behind the Blue’ podcast, Rebecca Dutch, Ph.D., vice dean of research for the UK College of Medicine, discusses everything from the COVID-19 delta variant to UK’s current pandemic planning. https://uknow.uky.edu/uk-healthcare/behind-blue-covid-19-update-rebecca-dutch
Cholesterol-lowering drugs may help improve survival rates of patients with triple-negative breast cancer.
Learn more from Principal Investigator Dr. Kevin Nead: https://fal.cn/3hbTJ @KevinNeadMD #TNBC #EndCancer
Marston Linehan @NCICCR_UroOnc made a #BoldScience discovery in 2016 when he identified the genetics underlying subgroups of papillary renal cell carcinomas, the second-most-common type of #kidneycancer, leading to targeted therapies. Read more: https://bit.ly/2LpOBbI #NCICCR20
NEW in @UpToDate: Adjuvant T-DM1 in stage 1 HER2-positive #breastcancer http://ow.ly/c8rL50FCylB #bcsm #cancertreatment
“My ovarian cancer diagnosis was a big surprise, but the support I received was an even bigger one – and the biggest blessing,” says survivor Careli Ann Garza. https://fal.cn/3hbMj @karenluMD #OvarianCancer #EndCancer
"To all my Cervivor women, thank you for always having one another backs and never giving up on each other! We are Cervivors! We are strong! We are brave! We are conquerors! 💙 " -Tasha
Our cancer helpline is here for you 24/7/365. 1-800-227-2345
Learn more about the Department of Transfusion Medicine's two annual symposia in September - the Immunohematology & Blood Transfusion Symposium and the Red Cell Genotyping Symposium. https://cc.nih.gov/dtm/education.html
MSK experts are studying an "absolute game-changer" low-dose radiation treatment for some people with #HPV-positive #throatcancer. That's one of the many reasons why we were named #1 in the nation for Ear, Nose & Throat by @usnews. @imrtlee @xrtGenomics https://bit.ly/3A85ZZd
Did you know some types of cancer and its treatment can cause bone loss?
Help keep your bones healthy with advice from our Dr. Sonali Thosani: https://fal.cn/3hbHp #BoneLoss #EndCancer
There are more than 100 types of cancer. Types of cancer are usually named for the organs or tissues where the cancers form: https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/understanding/what-is-cancer#types
FInd out how inflammation and cancer are linked from our Dr. Stephanie Watowich: https://fal.cn/3hb42 #Inflammation #EndCancer
“Having more minorities in medicine today could go a long way toward rebuilding … trust,” says our Dr. Josiah Halm of the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in health care: https://fal.cn/3hb2u @DrJosiahHalm #DEI #EndCancer
FISH can reveal abnormal changes in a cancer cell’s chromosomes that can help make treatment more successful.
Our Dr. Sanam Loghavi explains how this technique works: https://fal.cn/3hb0n @sanamloghavi #EndCancer
To some #cancer patients, creating a “new normal for now” may help them have a sense of control & a hopeful outlook. SHARE these tips with with patients dealing with a new diagnosis, treatment side effects, or a metastatic disease. https://bit.ly/3glQ29s #MondayMotivation
When should you start getting mammograms? Get the fast facts- and get back on track with your regular screenings: https://bit.ly/3xka0YL
Survival Trends Among CLL Patients in the Era of Oral Targeted Therapies http://ow.ly/oa3j50Fc19s #leukemia #endcancer #medtwitter via @uarizona
Oncology Times Interviews Dr. David F. McDermott on the real-world effectiveness of frontline approaches containing immune checkpoint inhibitors in patients with metastatic #nccRCC: https://bit.ly/3rBE3K8 #RenalCellCarcinoma #oncinterviews
Exposure to the UV rays in sunlight and tanning devices is a major risk factor for most skin cancers. On http://cancer.org, explore 3D interactive animations of common biopsy and treatment procedures for skin cancer.
At age 25, Emily Aldrich learned she had a genetic mutation that made her more likely to develop stomach cancer.
Here, she shares how she made the decision to have preventive surgery to remove her stomach: https://fal.cn/3haCm @MansfieldPaul #StomachCancer #EndCancer
Potential Combined Drug Therapy for Non-Small Cell #LungCancer https://bit.ly/2RuXF4C #endcancer #medtwitter #LCSM
#DYK CDC offers or low- cost mammograms to those who qualify? Find a program near you: https://bit.ly/2TMKqh6
ICYMI from #ASCO21: Metabolic Inhibitor Shows Antitumor Effects in Ovarian Patients http://ow.ly/d9u250F4Obz #cancer #medtwitter #womenshealth
How a CAR T cell therapy clinical trial is helping Trena Robertson manage multiple myeloma after a failed stem cell transplant: https://fal.cn/3haq1 #MultipleMyeloma #CancerMoonshot #EndCancer
ICYMI: The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force published a final recommendation calling for individuals to get their first #colorectalcancer #screening at age 45 instead of waiting until age 50: https://bit.ly/373t9U3
#Immunotherapy Regimens Improve Esophageal Cancer Survival http://ow.ly/vAiL50FEXmQ #medtwitter #cancertreatment via @royalmarsdenNHS
Registration is open now for #AllyCon, our national conference for colorectal cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, and family members!
This online event is Nov 14-16 for no cost, PLUS the 1st 200 people to register will receive a goodie package: http://bit.ly/Virtual-AllyCon
Learn the difference between normal moles and ones that could be cancerous from our Dr. Saira George: https://fal.cn/3haeY #SkinCancer #EndCancer
Research Shows Engineered NK Cells Eliminate #Glioblastoma Stem Cells http://ow.ly/SnqR50FEEje #cancer #brainhealth #medtwitter via @lab_rezvani @MDAndersonNews
A new drug approval is expected to help address a critical need for some children with acute lymphoblastic #leukemia: https://www.cancer.gov/news-events/cancer-currents-blog/2021/fda-rylaze-asparaginase-childhood-leukemia
Congrats to Mass General Cancer Center's Dr. Areej El-Jawahri @Areejmd for being approved for @PCORI funding for her new study, "Specialty Compared to Oncology delivered Palliative Care for Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (SCOPE-Leukemia)". More: https://bit.ly/3C7gKgc
How and why do people who've never smoked develop lung cancer?
Research from our Dr. Ansam Sinjab and Dr. Humam Kadara aims to finding out: https://fal.cn/3ha50 @humam_kadara #LungCancer #EndCancer
Congratulations to @freddyeescorcia on his appointment as a Lasker Scholar Tenure Track Investigator! More about Freddy's research can be found here: https://bit.ly/3jgKYVc #CCRNews @NCICCR_MIP
#Olympic Gold Medalist sprinter @MJGold knows winning the race depends on how you start. Getting screened regularly is one of the most reliable ways to find cancer early when it might be easier to treat. http://Cancer.org/getscreened
Cancer doesn`t wait, and neither should you. Start your week off right by scheduling your routine checkups. https://bit.ly/3lnhszK
This booklet is for people diagnosed with lung cancer. This booklet explains the approved targeted therapies, compares them to other treatments, explains potential side effects and how to manage them, and how to access targeted therapies. http://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/lung
Our cancer patients need 200 units of red blood cells and 600 units of platelets each day.
Our Dr. Fernando Martinez shares what to know before donating: https://fal.cn/3h9Y4.
Schedule an appointment to donate blood today at http://mdandersonbloodbank.org #EndCancer