Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . October 27th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cancer Gene Therapy - Intraocular Melanomas Offer Excellent Target for Gene Therapy
Cancer Gene Therapy - Yale Basic Research Provides Impetus for Potential Treatment
Breast Cancer - Study Shows HRT Increases Cancer Risk
Breast Cancer (Genetics) - Model Assesses Likelihood of Carrying BRCA1 Mutation
Cancer Immunotherapy - Coexpression of IL-12 and B7-1 Stimulates Tumor Regression
Cancer Therapies - Antioxidant Dramatically Enhances Tumor-Killing Effect Of 5-Fluorouracil
Cancer Therapies (AdjuVax-100a) - Company Initiates Clinical Trials of New Adjuvant Therapy
Cancer Vaccines - Avax Starts Phase II Trial of O-Vax for Ovarian Cancer
Cancer Vaccines - Certain Oligodeoxynucleotides Show Promise as Vaccine Adjuvants
Cancer Vaccines - Scientists Develop Novel Procedure To Boost Immunity
Carcinogenesis - HCV May Be Linked to Lymphoma
Colon Cancer (Prophylaxis) - "Super Aspirin" Could Help Prevent Bowel Cancer
Disease Associations - Don't Stop Heart Drugs, U.S. Tells Patients
Disease Associations (Genital Cancer) - Smoking, HPV Linked To Vulvar Cancer
Industry New (Patents and Technology) - Onyx Awarded Patent For Adenovirus Cancer Therapy
Industry News (Acquisitions) - Cancer Prognostics and Information Database Expanded
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - Phase II Trials of Adenovirus in Combination with Chemotherapy Begin
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Potential Therapy For Kidney Cancer To Be Developed
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Target-Based Drug Discovery Collaboration in Oncology Established
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Cancer Vaccine Technology Receives U.S. Patent
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Cationic Lipids Patent for Gene Therapy Granted
Liver Cancer (Funding) - Copernicus Gene Systems Receives SBIR Phase I Grant
Pain Management - Novel Treatment Eliminates Persistent Pain
Pain Management - Quadramet Provides Significant Pain Relief for Cancer Patients
Pediatrics - Radiation Therapy Helps Children Survive Cancer
Prostate Cancer - Clinical Trial Tests Product Using Duros Implant Technology
Prostate Cancer - Researchers Investigate Two Innovative Methods For Treating Cancer
Prostate Cancer - Selection Process Customized For Surgical Treatment
Prostate Cancer - Test Shows Risk of Cancer
Risk Factors (HCC) - Alcohol Abuse, Hepatitis Genotype Linked to HCC
Social Issues - Cancer Patients Battle Job Discrimination
Breast Cancer (Screening) - Use of Mammograms Increased from 1989 to 1995
Cancer Immunotherapy - Dendreon Forms Research Alliance with Mayo Clinic
Funding (NIH) - IRIS Awarded SBIR Grant For Cancer Diagnosis Procedure
Industry New (Joint Venture) - Agreement Signed to Form New Cell Therapies Company
Cancer Vaccines - "DNA Immunization in Mice against Virus-Induced Tumor Antigens."
Hematopoietic Gene Transfer - "Fanconi Anemia: A Disease Model to Study Gene Transfer of Hematopoietic Cells."
Pathogenesis (Cancer) - "Expression of the Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (beta) Subunit in Human Cancer Biopsies."
Retroviral Gene Transfer - "Liver Gene Therapy for a Mouse Model of Hereditary Tyrosinemia Type I."
Breast Cancer (Epidemiology) - "Geographic Variation in Breast Cancer Incidence Rates in a Cohort of U.S. Women."
Breast Cancer (Risk) - "Family History of Cancer and Risk of Breast Cancer."
Breast Cancer (Risk) - "Nested Case-Control Study in a Cohort of Swedish Women Attending Mammography Screening."
Breast Cancer (Screening) - "The Effect of Medicine Reimbursement for Screening Mammography on Utilization and Payment."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "A Broad-Spectrum Chemokine Antagonist Encoded by Kaposi's sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "In vitro Antiviral Drug Sensitivity of the Kaposi's sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "Monocytes in Kaposi's Sarcoma Lesions Are Productively Infected by Human Herpesvirus 8."
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - "Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - A Review of Immunotherapeutic Approaches to Treatment."
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