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Researchers found that stopping cell recycling in cancer cells could help treat a very aggressive form of breast cancer

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Source: University of Cincinnati From: sciencedaily.com Targeting and changing autophagy, otherwise known as cell recycling, has been linked to helping control or diminish certain cancers. Now, researchers have shown that completely halting this process in a very aggressive form of breast cancer may improve outcomes for patients one day. Recycling cans and bottles is a good practice. It helps keep …

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Researchers pinpoint hierarchy of breast cancer cells as potential cause for treatment resistance

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Source: University of Cincinnati From: sciencedaily.com Researchers say it can take cells in different forms or ‘life stages’ to cause cancer to grow and spread. You might have heard the old proverb, “It takes a village to raise a child.” University of Cincinnati instructor Syn Yeo, PhD, thinks the same analogy applies when it comes to cells and the growth …

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Research uncovers clues in use of immunotherapy for breast cancer

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By: University of Cincinnati From: medicalxpress.com UC researchers have found a potential new combination therapy for breast cancer that would integrate use of the body’s immune system with targeted treatment for a particular protein that advances cancer. The study, published in the journal Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, provides data that could eventually lead …