Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 18th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cancer Vaccines (Clinical Trial) - Active Immunization with IL-2-Transduced Allogeneic Melanoma Cells
Breast Cancer (Risk Factors) - Increased Rates in Hawaii may be Linked to Pesticides
Breast Cancer (Risk Factors) - Patients Have No Extra Risk from Pregnancy
Breast Cancer (TSG101Gene) - Second Look Acquits Gene Of Role In Breast Cancer
Cancer Gene Therapy - Naked Plasmid DNA and Cationic Liposome Complexes Behave Differently In Vivo
Cancer Therapies - Animal Studies Indicate No Side Effects with Neovastat
Cancer Therapies - FDA 510K Clearance Received For 3-D Treatment Planning System
Cancer Therapies - Two Chemotherapeutic Agents Licensed To Treat Cancer
Caregivers - Training Urged for Mothers of Children with Cancer
Colorectal Cancer - New Screening Guidelines Could Reduce Deaths By Up To 60 Percent
Epidemiology - New Mexico State Considers Cancer Cluster Study
Funding - Grant Received To Investigate DNA Repair
Gene Therapies - Treatments Expected to Hit Market in the Next Few Years
Genetics (H. pylori) - Scientists Sequence Ulcer Bug Genome
Industry News - Russia Approves AmBisome and DaunoXome
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - 510k Submission Pre-Clinical Cancer Trial Announced
Industry News (Drug Development) - First IND Submitted with FDA for an Herbal Pharmaceutical
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Cancer Care Quality Review Launched To Offer Treatment
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Cancer Gene Therapy Joint Venture Closed
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Distribution Agreement for OraScreen in Malaysia Announced
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Patent Issued for BRCA1 Gene in Cancer Diagnostics
Internet (Education) - Immunocompromised Women's Web Site Announced
Kaposi's Sarcoma - FDA Advisory Panel to Review Paxene Announced
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Treatment) - FDA Clears Taxol for AIDS Related KS
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - Humanized Antibody Technology Production Licensed in Trial To Evaluate LymphoCid
Plasmodium falciparum - Isolated Plant Compound Shows Activity against Asexual Erythrocytic Stages
Prostate Cancer - Treatment Centers Provide Options for Men with Cancer
Radioactivity - Open-Air U.S. A-Bomb Tests May Cause Thyroid Cancer
Smoking Issues - Hispanic Organizations Reject Tobacco Agreement
Therapy (HCV) - PEG-INTRON A Advances To Phase III Clinical Trials
Thyroid Cancer - Funds Sought for Completion of Cancer Study
Transplantation - G-CSF Reduces Ability to Cause Graft-Versus-Host Disease
Transplantation - Primed Bone Marrow Has Numerous Transplantation Possibilities
Antiviral Therapy (Interferon (alpha)) - "Marked Antiviral and Antitumoral Activity of Interferon (alpha) Administered by the Oromucosal Route."
Cancer Gene Therapy - "Gene Therapy of Metastatic Animal and Human Cancers."
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Therapy) - "DOX-SL (Stealth Liposomal Doxorubicin HCL) Maintenance Therapy After Response in AIDS Related Kaposi's Sarcoma."
Bladder Cancer - "Humoral Response Against Heat Shock Proteins and Other Mycobacterial Antigens after Intravesical Treatment with Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) in Patients with Superficial Bladder Cancer."
Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HBV) - "Glutathione S-Transferase Expression in Hepatitis B Virus-Associated Human Hepatocellular Carcinogenesis."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "In situ Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Localization Studies Support Role of Human Herpesvirus-8 As the Cause of Two AIDS-Related Neoplasms: Kaposi's Sarcoma and Body Cavity Lymphoma. DOUBLEQU
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