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Hepatology: A novel role of astrocyte elevated gene-1 (AEG-1) in regulating nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)

June 13, 2017

Jyoti Srivastava 1, Chadia L Robertson 1, Kareem Ebeid 2, Mikhail Dozmorov 3, Devaraja Rajasekaran 1, Rachel Mendoza 1, Ayesha Siddiq 1, Maaged A Akiel 1, Nidhi Jariwala 1, Xue-Ning Shen 1, Jolene J Windle 1, Mark A Subler 1, Nitai D Mukhopadhyay 3, Sh …


Cancer Knowledge Network: Mental Distress in Survivors: Highly Prevalent and Undertreated

June 8, 2017

Cancer:  Mental distress and health care use among survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer:  A cross-sectional analysis of the National Health Interview Survey. 875 adolescent and young adult cancer survivors were identified from the 2013 and 20 …


Business Wire: Dogs and Kids Get Many Same Cancers—PAWS for a CURE Summit Explores Finding Common Cures to Help Both

June 7, 2017

47% of dogs die from cancer and more U.S. kids die from cancer than any other disease. Both spontaneously develop a number of similar cancers which are often different than those in adult humans. The first-ever Paws for a Cure Summit, hosted by Canines …


Cancer Knowledge Network: Childhood Cancer Survivors: Does chemotherapy alone increase second cancer risk?

June 1, 2017

THE RESEARCH: Journal of Clinical Oncology: Long-Term Risk of Subsequent Malignant Neoplasms After Treatment of Childhood Cancer in the DCOG LATER Study Cohort: Role of Chemotherapy.  Researchers in the Netherlands identified second cancers in 5-year c …


JAMA Oncology: Molecular-Based Recursive Partitioning Analysis Model for Glioblastoma in the Temozolomide Era: A Correlative Analysis Based on NRG Oncology RTOG 0525

June 1, 2017

Erica Hlavin Bell 1, Stephanie L Pugh 2, Joseph P McElroy 3, Mark R Gilbert 4, Minesh Mehta 5, Alexander C Klimowicz 6, Anthony Magliocco 7, Markus Bredel 8, Pierre Robe 9, Anca-L Grosu 10, Roger Stupp 11, Walter Curran Jr 12, Aline P Becker 1, Andrea …


Aging Cell: Sustained NFκB inhibition improves insulin sensitivity but is detrimental to muscle health

May 29, 2017

Ning Zhang 1, Joseph M Valentine 1, You Zhou 1, Mengyao E Li 1 2, Yiqiang Zhang 1, Arunabh Bhattacharya 1, Michael E Walsh 1, Katherine E Fischer 1, Steven N Austad 1, Pawel Osmulski 1, Maria Gaczynska 1, Steven E Shoelson 2, Holly Van Remmen 1, Hung I …


Cancer Knowledge Network: First Live Births Less Common in Cancer Survivors

May 25, 2017

THE RESEARCH: Journal of Clinical Oncology:  Reproductive Patterns Among Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Survivors in Sweden: A Population-Based Matched-Cohort Study. Researchers in Sweden compared the probability of first live birth in 1,206 survivors …


Nature: The sunflower genome provides insights into oil metabolism, flowering and Asterid evolution

May 22, 2017

Hélène Badouin, Jérôme Gouzy, Christopher J. Grassa, Florent Murat, S. Evan Staton, Ludovic Cottret, Christine Lelandais-Brière, Gregory L. Owens, Sébastien Carrère, Baptiste Mayjonade, Ludovic Legrand, Navdeep Gill, Nolan C. Kane, John E. Bowers, Sari …


Cancer Knowledge Network: Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors at High Risk of Second Cancers

May 18, 2017

THE RESEARCH: The Journal of Clinical Oncology:  Risk of Second Cancer in Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors and the Influence of Family History.  Researchers in the European countries of the United Kingdom, Germany, and Sweden collaborated to study rates of s …


Cancer Knowledge Network: What Factors are Associated with Hearing Loss in Childhood Cancer Survivors Treated with Platinum Agents?

May 4, 2017

THE RESEARCH:  Determinants of ototoxicity in 451 platinum-treated Dutch survivors of childhood cancer:  A DCOG late-effects study.  Researchers compiled treatment data and audiograms from 451 childhood cancer survivors (CCS) treated at seven pediatric …