Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . September 22nd, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cancer Gene Therapy - IL-1(beta) Gene Transfer to Melanoma Cells Regulates Tumor Growth
Breast Cancer - Pilot Study Seeks Women with Cancer to Examine Support Programs
Cancer Therapies - Body Clock Reduces Toxicity of Cancer Drugs
Cancer Therapies - Phase I Trials of Third Antisense Anticancer Drug Begin
Cervical Cancer - Program Brings Cancer Detection Technology to Lower-Income Women
Colorectal Cancer - Phase II Median Survival Results Reported for Cancer
Conference Coverage (ISV) - International Society for Vaccines Seeks To "Jump Start Vaccine Era"
Conference Coverage (ISV) - T-Cell Vaccines Via Genetic, Enzymatic, Chemical Engineering
Cytomegalovirus - Blood and BAL Testing Reduces Need for Antivirals in BMT Recipients
DNA Vaccines - HCV Plasmid DNA Vaccine Response Linked to Injection Mode
Diagnostics - License Agreement Signed To Develop Telomere Probes
Endometrial Cancer - Positive Results of Pre-Clinical Cancer Study Announced
Environmental Issues - Experts Say Environment Key To Human Health
Genetics - Gene Offers New Clue in How To Attack Cancer
Genital Warts - AccuSite Program Halted To Focus on Cancer Products
Head and Neck Cancer - New Cancer Trial Begins in Canada
Human Papillomavirus - Women with Cancer-Related STD Give Health Care Providers Low Marks
Human Papillomavirus (Screening) - FDA Approves Use of Digene's Hybrid Capture HPV DNA Assay
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Plans Announced To Develop Cancer Therapies
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Second Agreement Announced to Develop Recombinant Transgenic Drug
International (Europe) - Belgium Imposes Ban On All Pistachio Nuts
Prostate Cancer - Completion of Cancer Safety Study Announced
Smoking Issues - Plaintiffs Rest Case in Secondhand Smoke Trial
Smoking Issues - Study: Passive Smoking-Cancer Link Found
Vector Development - Human-Derived Packaging Cell Line Produces High Efficiency Retroviral Vector
Disease Associations - "Tumors in the Tropics."
Disease Associations (Hepatitis) - "Prevalence of Viral Markers to Hepatitis B, C and Delta Viruses in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) in Egyptians."
Immunotherapy (Lymphoma) - "Immunotoxins, 1997 - The Continuing Saga."
Suicide Gene Therapy - "Potent Cytotoxicity Induced by Ganciclovir Nucleotides."
Anticancer Agents - "Immunomodulatory Actions of Xanthenone Anticancer Agents."
Basal Cell Carcinoma - "Developmental Genes and Cancer: Role of Patched in Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin."
Clinical Trials - "Accelerated Titration Designs for Phase I Clinical Trials in Oncology."
Kaposi's sarcoma (Pathogenesis) - "Expression and Mutation of the Tumor Suppressor Gene p53 in AIDS-Associated Kaposi's sarcoma."
Melanoma - "Current Status of Melanoma Vaccines."
Radioimmunotherapy - "Studies in a Human Colon Cancer Xenograft Model."