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The Promise of Immunotherapy - Join the Wed. #CIMchat

Immunotherapy is a unique approach to cancer treatment that restores the immune system’s ability to detect and eliminate cancer cells. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is collaborating with the American Association for Cancer Research and the Cancer Research Institute for a Twitter chat titled, “The Promise of Immunotherapy.”  Wednesday, June 18, 1-2 pm ET Moderated by [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Taking Charge of Your Cancer Survivorship Plan

  High-dose vitamin C: Can it kill cancer cells? High-dose vitamin C has been touted by some as an effective alternative cancer treatment. Tools to take charge of your cancer survivorship plan and medical history It's important to organize your medical history during and after cancer treatment. Neutropenia (low neutrophil [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Ground flaxseed: Better than whole? Huperzine A: Can it treat Alzheimer's? Broken ankle/broken foot Antidepressants: Selecting one that's right for you High-dose vitamin C: Can it kill cancer cells?

Created by Dana Sparks

Researchers Identify Role of Cul4 Molecule in Genome Instability and Cancer

Mayo Clinic researchers have shown that a molecule called Cul4 helps to deposit DNA-packaging histone proteins onto DNA, an integral step in cramming yards of genetic code into compact coils that can fit into each cell. When DNA isn’t packaged correctly, it can lead to the genomic instability characteristic of [...]

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