Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 1st, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Apoptosis - bcl-2 More than an Oncogene
Biomedical Research - Difficulties Surrounding Gene Therapy Are Likely To Be Overcome
Breast Cancer/Diagnostics - Procedure Takes Less Time, Costs Thousands Less than Standard Tests
Breast Cancer/Screening - Mammography Essential for Older Women but Few Are Getting Screened
Breast Cancer/Therapy - Breast Conservation Treatment Effective for Most Cancer Patients
Breast Cancer/Therapy - Studies Confirm Increased Survival for Cancer Patients
Chemoradiotherapy - No Benefit Seen for Controversial NHL Treatment
Clinical Applications - Interleukin 12 Inhibits Angiogenesis in Murine Models
Colon Cancer/Screening - Barium Enema Cost-Effective
Industry News/Breast Cancer - Gene Therapy Agreement Announced
Industry News/Clinical Trial - KS Therapy to be Presented to FDA
Industry News/Funding - Company Funds Gene Therapy Studies at Toronto Hospital
Industry News/Patents - European Patent Received for Cancer Immunotherapy Technology
Industry News/Therapy - Company Launches Proleukin in Canada for Cancer Treatment
Ovarian Cancer/Diagnostics - Approach Used To Diagnose High Risk, Early Stage Cancer
Pathogenesis - Cell Research Reveals Possible Cancer Starting Point
Prostate Cancer/Diagnostics - Antibody That Detects Cancer Developed
Prostate Cancer/Therapy - Freezing Shows Promise in Treating Cancer
Prostate Cancer/Therapy - Radiation after Cancer Surgery Keeps Patients Disease Free Longer
Rectal Cancer/Therapy - Radiation Added to Surgery Increases Survival of Cancer Patients
Transplantation - PBSC Collected Early Are Best for Ex Vivo Manipulation
Banking - Safety - "HIV Testing in BMT Donors and Recipients."
Biotechnology - Gene Therapy - "Cord Blood Transplantation and the Potential for Gene Therapy."
Immunotherapy - GVHD - "Antitumor Effect of Syngeneic/Autologous Graft-vs-Host Disease."
Therapy - Engineered Stroma - "Biology of the Stroma."
Transmission - Organ Donors - "Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation From HBsAg Positive Donors: A Multicenter Study from the GITMO."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Antisense-Treated Cells - "Inhibition of Proliferation by L-myc Antisense DNA for the Translational Initiation Site in Human Small Cell Lung Cancer."
Cancer/Vaccine - Animal Studies - "Characterization of a Messenger RNA Polynucleotide Vaccine Vector."
Cancer/Vaccine - Bacillus Calmette-Guerin - "Interaction Between Fibronectin-Bearing Surfaces and Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) or Gelatin Microparticles."
Chronic B-Cell Leukemias - p53 Gene Deletion - "p53 Gene Deletion Predicts for Poor Survival and Non-Response to Therapy with Purine Analogs in Chronic B-Cell Leukemias."
Glioblastoma - IL-2 Gene Therapy - "Interleukin-2 Gene Therapy in a Patient with Glioblastoma."
Kaposi's Sarcoma - Pathogenesis - "Inflammatory Cytokines Induce AIDS Kaposi's Sarcoma-Derived Spindle Cells to Produce and Release Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor and Enhance Kaposi's Sarcoma-Like Lesion Formation in Nude Mice. DOUBLE
Therapy - Pharmacodynamic Drug Interactions - "Antineoplastic Agents: Drug Interactions of Clinical Significance."
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