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Category Archives: Pancreatic Cancer Medical Treatment

MORE STROMA: Inhibiting Fibroblast Growth Factor Disrupts Pancreatic Cancer Cell Invasion

As mentioned, stromal tissue can account for as much as 90% of the bulk in pancreatic cancer tumors. Thought in the past to have been relatively inert, it is increasingly clear that this dense tissue arising from a desmoplastic process is surprisingly dynamic. Thus, it is heartening to encounter a number of recent serious research […]

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Mistletoe for Cancer of the Pancreas

Viscum Album is a kind of mistletoe that is native to many European and Asian countries. Members of the mistletoe family have been used as an “alternative” or complementary treatment for any number of maladies including pancreatic cancer. As we have mentioned before, the Pancreatica Blog appreciates alternative therapies for cancer of the pancreas that […]

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Engineered Nano-delivery of Gemcitabine for Cancer of the Pancreas (in Mice)

Normally, we do not address pre-clinical studies for pancreatic cancer in the Pancreatica Blog as so many of these fail when finally subjected to human testing. But sometimes there are such studies that are so intriguing that they cannot be easily ignored. And this particular research study of nanotherapy for the treatment of pancreatic cancer […]

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