#CCRAdvance online now offers new insights into mechanisms of protein degradation. @PLOSBiology
Orchestrating ER-associated degradation: a 27-amino acid domain that binds the #ubiquitin conjugating enzyme UBE2G2, and which is found in both AUP1 & gp78, is critical for #EndoplasmicReticulum -associated degradation (#ERAD) @NCIResearchCtr #PLOSBiology https://plos.io/3oEVUjA
“First treatment today 💪🏽💜” -Ivette
Whether you or a loved one are worried about developing cancer, have just been diagnosed, are going through cancer treatment, or are trying to stay well after treatment, we can help you find the answers you need.
A low dose CT scan is a picture that helps your doctor see tumors or growths in your lungs. Talk to your doctor to see if you should be screened for lung cancer. For more information, or to make an appointment visit https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/markey-cancer-center/patient-care/cancer-screening-program/lung
Do you have a high school student interested in STEM in the #Appalachia area? Check out this unique program to see if your student qualifies. Applications are open. https://uknow.uky.edu/uk-healthcare/opportunity-open-appalachian-students-interested-cancer-focused-careers?j=439362&sfmc_sub=124501328&l=18628_HTML&u=12612431&mid=10966798&jb=0
तमिलनाडु में दुर्घटनाग्रस्त हुए सेना के हेलीकॉप्टर में CDS जनरल बिपिन रावत, उनकी पत्नी समेत 11 लोगों के निधन की खबर, अत्यंत दुःखद!
ईश्वर दिवंगत आत्माओं को अपने श्रीचरणों में स्थान दे।
देश अपने अमर जवानों को सदैव याद रखेगा।
11 ASH abstracts from our experts not to be missed: https://fal.cn/3kvc6 @DrHKantarjian @ChrisRFlowersMD #ASH21 #EndCancer
When Lynn Hill was diagnosed with breast cancer, she was overwhelmed.
But the care and expertise of our team put her at ease.
“I’m in the right place, in the right hands to do what has to happen,” Lynn says. #BreastCancer #EndCancer
At #SABCS21, our Dr. Rashmi Murthy presented data showing clinical benefit from tucatinib, trastuzumab and capecitabine in HER2-positive breast cancer patients with leptomeningeal metastases: https://bit.ly/3ycd2QD #BCSM #EndCancer
TBCRC049: First demonstration of activity of tucatinib + cape + trastuzumab in pts with HER2+ LMD. Credit to Dr. Rashmi Murthy and Dr. Erica Stringer Reasor for completing this important study.
I’m inspired everyday by the impact of the work we do together, it’s about the women.” Dr.Lisa Richardson, Director of CDC’S Division of Cancer Prevention and Control. For more information visit:https://bit.ly/3GqfTZ1
NCI Deputy Director Dr. Douglas R. Lowy knows what it means to change the face of cancer as we know it. As a co-creator of the #HPV vaccine, he has helped millions to potentially avoid cancer. #NothingWillStopUs https://go.usa.gov/xAhM3
The first national analysis of external beam radiation as bridging therapy found fewer than 4 percent of #patients are prescribed non-invasive external beam radiation treatment: http://ow.ly/kx7750H6tTh #livercancer #radiation #radonc
Interested in @theNCI's Early Investigator Advancement Program (EIAP)? Tune into the EIAP Pre-Application Webinar tomorrow, December 9 at 4 PM ET: https://buff.ly/31EcPKg
#SABCS21 Learn how intermittent fasting is being explored by researchers for possible use in cancer treatment and prevention, including #BreastCancer. @SABCSSanAntonio @Neil_Iyengar https://bit.ly/3dya3sg
Ending cancer as we know it means ensuring every cancer patient becomes a long-term survivor. In honor of 50 years of the #NationalCancerAct, our CEO Dr. Sung Poblete shares #StandUpToCancer’s commitment to fund advances in prevention, screening & treatment. #NothingWillStopUs
SERD, SERM, SERCA, CERAN, PROTAC what does it mean? Dr. Jhaveri is presenting now at #SABCS21 "ER+ word salad decoded." @SABCSSanAntonio #BCSM #BreastCancer
#SABCS2021: New findings from a landmark #study indicate there may be a way to predict treatment response in #breastcancer patients even before treatment begins. Read more: http://ow.ly/NUhI50H6t83 #bcsm #Caldas @CaldasLab
Heading to #ASH21?
Make plans to stop by booth 1212 on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 2-2:30 p.m. to meet multiple myeloma expert Dr. Robert Orlowski.
And keep up with our other experts at the meeting: http://mdanderson.org/ash @Myeloma_Doc #EndCancer
From #SABCS21: Elacestrant May Improve Outcomes for Patients Whose Metastatic Breast Cancers Progressed on Prior Endocrine Therapy: http://ow.ly/4YxY50H6sXp #BreastCancer #bcsm #cancerresearch #oncnews
We are sending our support and strength to Pelé.💙
Brazilian soccer legend Pelé has been hospitalized for chemotherapy treatment of a colon tumor Wednesday, a spokesperson at Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein hospital confirmed to CNN.
Patient navigator Patricia Andres-Sanmartin wants a future where all people can access #CancerScreening. ICYMI, she's part of a team providing community-based care and addressing #HealthDisparities—read their story. https://go.usa.gov/xenp3 #NothingWillStopUs @UPMCHillmanCC
Changes in #cancer clinics' support structures can help early-stage #lung and #breastcancer patients complete treatment, improve survival rates, and offset #racialdisparities, according to a prospective study. Read more: http://ow.ly/kSy250H6oox
Give the gift of hope! When you shop at @SHEIN_official, $1 will be donated for each purchase using a @Mastercard on the Shein US website & app from 12/8/2021 through 12/31/2021 to #StandUpToCancer, up to $500,000. Terms and conditions apply. Visit http://us.shein.com
Tomorrow join CSC’s Rachel Saks, Senior Director of Education, and Dr. Sanja Dacic of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Hospital for a webinar about biomarker testing for lung cancer.
Join the conversation: https://bit.ly/3EhC7fa
A mammogram is the best way to find #BreastCancer early. Knowing what your breasts usually look and feel like is also important. Talk with your health care provider about any changes or concerns. Schedule your mammogram today! Call 859-323-2222.
At #ASH21, our experts will present innovative targeted therapies, new combination approaches and novel cellular therapies to improve treatments for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and other hematologic cancers.
Explore key presentations: https://fal.cn/3kusL #EndCancer
WATCH NOW: Dr. Sandra Cuellar of the University of Illinois and CSC’s Rachel Sakks, MSS, LSW, OSW C discuss the role of biologics in cancer treatment, what biosimilar drugs are, and how they are modeled on original biologic drugs.
Watch here: https://bit.ly/3y58Thw
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Cancer Act, @NCI_Training's Communications Specialist Astrid Masfar shares her thoughts on what it means to #endcancer as we know it. #NothingWillStopUs
In the fight against cancer, early detection is an important weapon, since cancer is most treatable in its early stages. Many forms of cancer do not display symptoms at their onset, so screening tests are used to monitor for warning signs. https://bit.ly/3b8siDT #YourBestChance
NCI researchers have published one of the largest immunogenetic profile datasets for solid pediatric tumors. The work provides a way forward to better target and treat currently incurable pediatric cancers. https://ccr.cancer.gov/news/article/ccr-researchers-use-immunogenetic-profiling-to-identify-targets-for-numerous-pediatric-cancers @NCIResearchCtr #CancerResearch #TME
Post-prostatectomy #radiationtherapy with fewer treatments does not increase long-term side effects or lower quality of life compared to conventional radiation treatment, according to Phase III #clinicaltrial results presented at #ASTRO: http://ow.ly/Qhyc50H6hz5 #prostatecancer
There’s still time to place your bid in our annual wreath auction. Proceeds benefit our Adopt-a-Patient/Family Program.
View all of the wreaths and bid on your favorites: https://www3.mdanderson.org/auction/wreath #EndCancer
For 137+ years MSK has made historic contributions to cancer research/care & the National Cancer Act was a historic investment that has paid real dividends, but we're not done yet.
What will it mean to end cancer as we know it? Hear from Dr. Thompson #NothingWillStopUs @theNCI
5 years ago, we partnered with @genentech, @SU2C, and @Optum, to create #CancerScreenWeek, a public health initiative to help save lives through cancer screenings, particularly in underserved populations. Visit http://CancerScreenWeek.org for more on cancer risk & screening.
Does cancer screening help people live longer? Finding some cancers at an early stage (before symptoms appear) may help decrease the chance of dying from those cancers. https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/screening/patient-screening-overview-pdq#_31 #CancerScreenWeek #CancerScreening
Paper published by @IntJCanc, co-authored by @Kanan_Desai2004 & colleagues evaluates new #DeepLearning-based AVE tool for #CervicalCancer screening, critical for use in resource-limited settings & for WLWH; & the need for further evaluation for broader use https://bit.ly/3lDqRTf
ICYMI - MSK research finds Black and Hispanic women are significantly more likely to develop #lymphedema after lymph node removal surgery for #BreastCancer than Asian or white women. @SABCSSanAntonio #HealthEquity #BCSM #SABCS21
Congratulations to @nitinroper, Physician-Scientist Early Investigator, on being named one of the most promising young oncology professionals in “40 Under 40 in Cancer” https://bit.ly/3BKCUmM! The #PEIP program accepts applications on a rolling basis at: https://bit.ly/30vtnRn
Dr. Uzondu Osuagwu had a great support system growing up, but he knows a lot of students, especially minorities, don’t.
That’s why his goal is to be a role model for aspiring minority physicians: https://fal.cn/3ku0s @uzo_md #BlackDoctors #EndCancer
Small actions can save lives. Prevent the spread of cancer in the fire service. http://iaff.org/FightCancer @IAFFNewsDesk
.@NIHClinicalCntr is seeking volunteers to help rate changes in the appearance of #plexiform neurofibroma seen in patient photos before and after #selumetinib treatment. To learn more, contact: 800-411-1222 email@example.com Refer to study 000173-C | https://go.usa.gov/x6Qqb
“Belzutifan fills a huge and previously unmet medical need,” says our Dr. Eric Jonasch of a recently approved drug for patients with von Hippel Lindau disease: https://fal.cn/3ktJb @EJonasch #EndCancer
Hyperthermia is a type of treatment in which body tissue is heated up to 113 °F to damage and kill cancer cells. #ClinicalTrials have shown that #hyperthermia, when used with treatments such as #RadiationTherapy and #chemotherapy, helps to shrink tumors. https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/types/hyperthermia
Neuro-Oncology Division at BMCHRC comprises a specialized team of professionals who are dedicated to preventing, diagnosing, treating, and managing cancers of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
More Details: https://bmchrc.org/services/neuro-onco-surgery/
#BMCHRC #hospital #hospital #hospitales
“We need to show up for these communities and let them know we have their best interests at heart,” says health disparities researcher Dr. Lorna McNeill: https://fal.cn/3ksY0 @McNeill_Dr #HealthDisparities #EndCancer
For patients like Robin Hollins who are diagnosed with a rare skull base tumor called sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma, there’s finally an effective treatment approach, thanks to a study from Dr. Ehab Hanna and Dr. Moran Amit: https://fal.cn/3ksW5 @EhabHannaMD #EndCancer
Hey @VitalikButerin, this is how an AI imagined you and your creation. For #NFTuesday, with help from @TheGivingBlock and @withFND, we are hoping to reach our $1m goal for the first-ever #CancerCryptoFund with the sale of this #NFT.
#Acupuncture has been proven to help relieve pain in people with a history of cancer. A study from March 2021 focuses on two specific methods that offer encouraging results. #SABCS21 @SABCSSanAntonio https://bit.ly/31qbhDJ
Final Results From the International Tailored Chemotherapy Adjuvant Trial: http://ow.ly/xnl750H5qpk #NSCLC #MedTwitter #CancerTrials
When it comes to checking your breasts for changes, there’s no right or wrong way to do it.
“Practicing breast awareness is more effective than learning a specific self-exam technique,” says our Dr. Therese Bevers: https://fal.cn/3ksL2 #WomensHealth #EndCancer
How does living with low income affect access to #LungCancer screening? To better understand this, Dr @AKLofters and her team interviewed family physicians who are typically responsible for referring people to screening programs. Learn about their findings in this thread. ⬇️