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Researchers Use Genomic Sequencing to Help Identify New Therapies for Bile Duct Cancer

Study targets EGFR and FGFR cellular pathways to treat rare disease SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Feb. 13, 2014 — Physicians at Mayo Clinic’s Center for Individualized Medicine and researchers at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) have personalized drug treatments for patients with cholangiocarcinoma using genomic sequencing technologies. Potential new treatment approaches are being [...]

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Mayo Clinic-Led Study Finds 2-Drug Combo Slows Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — April 2, 2012.  The combination of the novel drug TH-302 with the standard drug gemcitabine has shown early signs of delaying the worsening of cancer in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer, a Mayo Clinic-led study has found. This was evaluated using a measure termed progression-free survival (PFS). [...]

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Drug Combo Slows Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

The combination of two drugs can slow down the advancement of pancreatic cancer.  Mayo Clinic researchers say the novel drug TH-302 with the standard drug gemcitabine has shown early signs of delaying the worsening of advanced pancreatic cancer in patients.   According to the results of a multicenter Phase II clinical [...]

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