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Medical Experts for Media - Molecular Medicine

Evanthia Galanis, M.D. Stephen Russell, M.D., Ph.D. ___________________________________________________________________________ Evanthia Galanis, M.D., an expert in molecular medicine-oncology Chair, Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota Principal investigator in numerous clinical trials Author of more than 110 scientific articles Speaks English and Greek Media Experience: Interview experience with local print and broadcast and national [...]

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Building Melanoma Vaccine to Combat Skin Cancer

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have trained mouse immune systems to eradicate skin cancer from within, using a genetic combination of human DNA from melanoma cells and a cousin of the rabies virus. The strategy, called cancer immunotherapy, uses a genetically engineered version of the vesicular stomatitis virus to [...]

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Biomarker for Smoker’s Lung Cancer

  Mayo Clinic researchers have shown that a specific protein pair may be a successful biomarker for identifying smoking-related lung cancers. The protein is called ASCL1. ASCL1 is known to control neuroendocrine cell development and was previously linked to regulation of thyroid and small cell lung cancer development, but not smoking-related lung cancer. [...]

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