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SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

4 hours ago   |   Xconomy

An experimental breast cancer drug from Seattle Genetics is headed for FDA review after the company reported a pivotal clinical trial met its main goals. The company has been...
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UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center's J. Silvio Gutkind Joins National Academy of Medicine

10 hours ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology


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Verseau bags $50M for cancer R&D, names Golumbeski as chairman

17 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Verseau Therapeutics has raised $50 million to develop macrophage-targeted immunotherapies. The startup, which appointed George Golumbeski as chairman, will use the money to...
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Seattle Genetics' breast cancer drug hits mark in pivotal trial

17 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

A pivotal trial of Seattle Genetics' tucatinib in patients with HER2-positive breast cancer has met its primary endpoint. The data tee Seattle Genetics up to file for FDA...
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Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

1 day ago   |   Xconomy

Cancer therapies that harness the immune system don't work for all patients. Verseau Therapeutics aims to bring cancer immunotherapy to more people by targeting a type of...
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PH and redox dual-responsive nanoparticles based on disulfide-containing poly for combining chemotherapy and COX-2 inhibitor to overcome drug resistance in breast cancer

3 days ago   |   Journal of Nanobiotechnology   |   3 articles

Multidrug resistance generally leads to breast cancer treatment failure. The most common mechanism of MDR is the overexpression of ATP-binding cassette efflux transporters such...
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Doxorubicin-polyglycerol-nanodiamond conjugate is a cytostatic agent that evades chemoresistance and reverses cancer-induced immunosuppression in triple-negative breast cancer

3 days ago   |   Journal of Nanobiotechnology

Triple negative breast cancer has the poorest prognosis of all breast cancer subtypes and is one of the most fatal diseases for women. Combining cytotoxic chemotherapy with...
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Drug self-gating fluorescent nanoparticles for pH-responsive doxorubicin delivery

3 days ago   |   Springer   |   3 articles

Abstract Intelligent drug delivery systems have attracted great attention in the field of biomedicine and cancer diagnosis. In this work, a drug delivery system that can be...
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Inferring subgroup specific driver genes from heterogeneous cancer samples via subspace learning with subgroup indication

3 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationDetecting driver genes from gene mutation data is a fundamental task for tumorigenesis research. Due to the fact that cancer is a heterogeneous disease with...
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Breast Cancer Genetic Testing for All Women?

Breast Cancer Genetic Testing for All Women?

3 days ago   |   DNA Science

“I have no family history of breast cancer,” says the woman in a public service announcement stressing the importance of mammograms for all women. “No one in my family had...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

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SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

An experimental breast cancer drug from Seattle Genetics is headed for FDA review after the company reported a pivotal clinical trial met its main goals. The company has been... Read more ...

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Cancer therapies that harness the immune system don't work for all patients. Verseau Therapeutics aims to bring cancer immunotherapy to more people by targeting a type of... Read more ...

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Bayer backs off running Casebia JV, as CRISPR Tx takes over management

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Uncovering the principles behind RNA folding

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Listening in to how proteins talk and learning their language

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