Advances against pancreatic cancer: a blood test could detect the tumor early

E. C. A European project with the participation of CNIO is working on a new method that would make it possible to identify biomarkers that alert to the presence of the disease in its early stages of development E. P. Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 7:13 p.m. A consortium made up of 17 research centers from […]

A dual antibody prevents metastases in models of breast and pancreatic cancer

Researchers at Harvard University have identified an antibody that recognizes both epithelial E-cadherin and mesenchymal OB-cadherin, two proteins regulated in the opposite way during the transition that allows tumor cells to start the process of metastasis. In a triple-negative breast cancer model… Researchers at Harvard University have identified an antibody that recognizes both epithelial […]

Donate my organs when I die, what do I need to know?

They say that the human being is made up of body and soul. With the second, after hundreds of thousands of years of existence, we still don’t really know what happens after death, or even what it is. Everyone has their own theory and belief. In the case of the body, things are less complicated. […]

Genetically modified virus fights pancreatic cancer

A study by the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (Idibell) and the Catalan Institute of Oncology, in Spain, reveals that a genetically modified virus has demonstrated efficacy and safety in fighting pancreatic cancer, one of the types of tumor of the digestive system, in an advanced stage. . Research data, published in the Journal for ImmunoTherapy […]

This is how cholesterol influences pancreatic cancer, according to a study

An investigation published in the journal Cancersconcluded that accumulating low-density lipoproteins (LDL) in the extracellular matrix provides a source of cholesterol that contributes to the growth and proliferation of tumor cells in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), the most common type of pancreatic cancer. (Keep reading: Signs to identify pancreatic cancer) According to the American Cancer […]

Fedez, rare neuroendocrine tumor of pancreas discovered – Music

MILAN – “Last week I discovered that I have a rare neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas. One of those who if you don’t catch them in time is not a nice cohabitant to have inside your body. Reason for which I had to undergo a surgery lasted 6 hours to remove a part of the […]

This artificial pancreas controls type 1 diabetes

R.Ibarra Madrid Updated:07/09/2021 17:17h Keep Related news More than 40 million people worldwide are affected by type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D), an autoimmune disease in which the immune system destroys insulin-producing β cells in the pancreas. Currently, there are several new and emerging treatment methods for type 1 diabetes, including devices for macroencapsulation (MED), compartments designed […]