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Genomics of Lung Cancer Progression Varies Widely Among Patients; Offers Clues to Predictive Biomarkers

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Tumor sequencing of several different lung cancers and their surrounding tissue complicates the prevailing theory of linear lung cancer progression and offers new insights for management of this deadly cancer, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. Sequencing results provide, for the first time, strong molecular evidence [...]

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Two Oncogenes Join to Drive Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Patients with a common form of lung cancer — lung squamous cell carcinoma — have very few treatment options. That situation may soon change. A team of cancer biologists at Mayo Clinic in Florida is reporting in the Feb. 10 issue of Cancer Cell the discovery of two oncogenes [...]

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Is Ginseng the Answer to Cancer-Related Fatigue?

For thousands of years, practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have used the herb ginseng to increase energy, endurance and brain power. Research shows that in many cases, the herb may help. Researchers at Mayo Clinic, including our guest Debra Barton, Ph.D., led a study with ginseng and found it may also help [...]

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Mayo Clinic Genomic Analysis Lends Insight to Prostate Cancer

Mayo Clinic researchers have used next generation genomic analysis to determine that some of the more aggressive prostate cancer tumors have similar genetic origins, which may help in predicting cancer progression. Mayo Clinic pathologist and one of the authors on the paper, John Cheville, M.D., says, “This is the first study to [...]

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