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Dormant cancer cells

July 20, 2021

Why do sleeping cancer cells awaken?

When cancer recurs in patients who were told after treatment they have no evidence of disease, it’s often because dormant, cancer cells have been awakened.

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Clinical trials

June 15, 2021

Are cancer clinical trials safe? Answers to common patient concerns

Thinking of participating in a cancer clinical trial? This article explains how they work, who they're for, and the risks and benefits for patients.

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Car T-cell therapy

June 1, 2021

Three things you need to know about CAR T-cell therapy

CAR T-cell therapy may transform some cancers from acute diseases with poor outcomes to chronic illnesses that may be managed with more positive results.

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Genetics and genomics

April 22, 2021

Using DNA sequencing to uncover more inherited cancer mutations

Scientists are expanding use of genomic testing to also detect potentially inherited DNA mutations, an effort that may lead to additional treatment options for the patients being tested.

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CRISPR

April 20, 2021

Does the DNA editing tool CRISPR have a future in cancer treatment?

Scientists are studying new ways to use DNA in the medical care setting, exploring a state-of-the-art gene-editing tool called CRISPR.

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COVID in cancer survivors

April 1, 2021

Study: Cancer survivors, not just current patients, are at high risk of COVID-19 symptoms

Research indicates that, compared to those who have never been diagnosed with cancer, long-term cancer survivors are at higher risk of developing severe symptoms from COVID-19.

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D. Maurie Markman

March 30, 2021

Dr. Markman: It’s time to rethink 4 unique cancer terms

Maurie Markman, MD suggests rethinking the use of four common terms used in the cancer care community.

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Monoclonal antibodies

March 18, 2021

From cancer to COVID: Putting monoclonal antibodies to work

Scientists developing new treatments for those with COVID-19 symptoms are turning to the same biomedicine that is playing an increasingly important role in treating cancer: monoclonal antibodies.

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COVID vaccines

March 4, 2021

Which COVID-19 vaccine is better for cancer patients? All of them

With the recent rollout of a new COVID-19 vaccine, cancer patients may wonder if one vaccine is better than the other.

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