Map of Pancreatica Walks and Runs

Category Archives: Pancreatic Cancer

Stonewall Circle Success !

Our non-profit organization has been honored as the beneficiary of an incredible effort made by eleven 8th graders on a mission to help support pancreatic cancer. With the support of friends, family, teachers, coaches and neighbors they put on a 5K Fun Run Event. These extraordinary young members of the National Junior Honor Society at […]

Share Button

Clinical trial of Combination of Targeted Anti-Kras Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer

Dutch and primarily other European researchers are about to begin a human clinical trial involving a regimen of two relatively new targeted therapies (afatinib plus selumetinib) for the treatment of pancreatic cancer.  Afatinib is known as Gilotrif in the U.S., and is produced by the family-owned global but German-headquartered Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals firm.  Selumetinib is […]

Share Button

Glycoprotein Biomarkers for Malignancy in Pancreatic Cysts

We speak of pancreatic cancer as if it is one thing, but there are many kinds of pancreatic cancer; one classification had this number at 17.  A frequent anatomic / physiologic action of the pancreas is that it tends to produce cysts (and sometimes even “pseudocysts” – pockets of fluid often seen as a result […]

Share Button
Page 1 of 3012345...102030...Last »