: Dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 (DPP-4) is a surface bound ectopeptidase that is commonly known as CD26 or adenosine deaminase binding protein. DPP-4 is membrane anchored but it can be cleaved by numerous proteases including...Read More
Human papillomavirus infection maybe not associated with primary lung cancer in the Fujian population of China.
To investigate whether human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is associated with primary lung cancer among the Fujian population.HPV infection was detected in 140 pairs of lung cancer tissues and matched paracancerous tissues by...Read More
Chemoradiation and granulocyte-or granulocyte macrophage-colony stimulating factors (G-CSF or GM-CSF): Time to think out of the box?
Concerns have been raised about potential toxic interactions when colony-stimulating factors (CSFs) and chemoradiation are concurrently performed. In 2006, the ASCO guidelines advised against their concomitant use. Nevertheless,...Read More
: rearrangements are present in 2-7% of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) cases, where the fusion is the most frequent. Rearrangement of with other fusion partners occurs only in ≈5% of NSCLC ALK-positive. These patients have...Read More
Posted by Reuters | Jan 14, 2020
By Lisa Rapaport People who smoke or have recently quit have higher odds of being severely impaired after a stroke than their counterparts who never smoked, a new study suggests. Smoking has long been linked to an increased risk...Read More