Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 19th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cervical Cancer (Increased Risk) - Male Sexual Behavior/Male HPV Infection: Key Risk Factors for Cervical Cancer
Adult T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma (Prognosis) - Outcome Worse for Those with Gastric Involvement
Brain Cancer (Treatment) - Stereotactic Radiosurgery Studied
Breast Cancer (Risk Assessment) - Association Between Vitamins and Cancer Risk Questioned
Carcinogenesis - Consumer Group Attacks Artificial Sweetener
Chemotherapy (Quality of Life) - Shortened Drug-Delivery Schedule Increases Neurotoxicity
Colon Cancer (Treatment) - C242-DM1 Eradicates Human Tumors in Mice Without Harmful Side Effects
Conference Coverage (Montreal) - Quest for Safe, Efficacious Blood Substitute Turns 40
Drug Delivery - Charged Peptides Deliver Foreign Proteins Across Cell Membranes
Gender Issues - Male Breast Cancer: It's No Joke
Immunotherapy - Growth Factor Therapy Helps Cancer Patients
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - Phase I Trials for Oral Mucositis Announced
Industry News (Patents and Technologies) - U.S. Patent Issued for OraVax To Treat H. Pylori
International (Europe) - Ethyol's Labeling Expanded in Europe To Treat Tumors
International (United Kingdom) - Asulacrine Trial Initiated
Lung Cancer (Diagnostics) - Papnet Testing Found To Detect Early Signs of Cancer
Minority Health - Race: A "Powerful Predictor of Heath-Related Outcomes"
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (Therapy) - p53 Expression in NSCLC Predicts Response To Therapy
Nutrition - Health Benefits of Fiber Intake Debated
Pediatrics - RMP-7 Clinical Trial Begins To Treat Solid Tumors
Pediatrics (Retinoblastoma) - Molecular Diagnostics Provides for Lower Healthcare Costs
Prostate Cancer (Diagnostics) - Common Cancer Test Needs Changing for African-American Men
Prostate Cancer (Prevention and Education) - Physicians Campaign Against Cancer
Prostate Cancer (Therapy) - Phase II Clinical Study Initiated
Rectal Cancer (Therapy) - Analysis Shows Benefits of Adjuvant Therapy
Uterine Cancer - Pulmonary Metastases Results from Cancer
Disease Associations - "Causes of Death in Canadians With Hemophilia 1980-1995."
Disease Associations - "Mortality From Liver Disease in Hemophiliacs in the United Kingdom."
Breast Cancer (Markers) - "Relation of Prediagnostic Serum Estrogen and Androgen Levels to Breast Cancer Risk."
Burkitt's Lymphoma (Apoptosis) - "Apoptosis of Burkitt's Lymphoma Cells Induced by Specific Interaction of Surface IgM with a Self-Antigen: Implications for Lymphomagenesis in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome."
Cervical Dysplasia (Markers) - "Expression of the MN Antigen in Cervical Papanicolaou Smears Is An Early Diagnostic Biomarker of Cervical Dysplasia."
Hepatocellular Carcinoma - "Hepatitis C Virus Genotypes and Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhosis: A Case-Control Study."
Kaposi's sarcoma - "Epidemiology of AIDS-Related Kaposi's sarcoma in Europe over 10 Years."
Ovarian Cancer (Risk) - A Case-Control Study in Utah and Washington (United States)."
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