Testing for Lynch Syndrome in women who have endometrial or ovarian cancer

posted Dec 21, 2013, 5:46 AM by Ted Tabb

MD Anderson News Release: Versatile microRNAs choke off cancer blood supply, suppress metastasis

posted Sep 13, 2013, 9:40 AM by Ted Tabb   [ updated Sep 13, 2013, 9:41 AM ]

A new study released today by MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas shows that a family of microRNAs (miR-200) blocks cancer progression by cutting off the tumor’s ability to build new blood vessels.  These findings highlight the potential of biomarkers for identifying patients who might benefit from treatment.  Dr. Anil Sood says ”safety studies will need to be completed before clinical development can begin.”  

To read more about it Click here.

Julia Stevens ran in the Chicago Marathon!

posted Sep 12, 2013, 5:55 AM by Ted Tabb   [ updated Jan 16, 2014, 8:58 AM ]

She is ran in support of the American Cancer Society and, of course, wore a teal ribbon on her hat.  Hats off to Julia!!!  To see her webpage click here.

Dogs detect ovarian cancer

posted Aug 20, 2013, 7:43 AM by Ted Tabb

BOCS September Awareness Event at Fayette Mall

posted Jul 14, 2012, 3:00 PM by Suzi Shoemaker   [ updated Jul 10, 2013, 12:40 PM by Ted Tabb ]

Saturday, September 14, 2013
10:00 am to 10:00 pm
We will have a table stocked with information and helpful volunteers to discuss women's cancers.

posted Sep 24, 2009, 10:15 AM by Suzi Shoemaker   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 12:21 PM ]

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