Archive for the 'Pancreatic Cancer'

Pancreatic cancer could be treated with a Parkinson’s drug

Carbidopa, commonly used together with L-Dopa to treat Parkinson's disease, was found to stop tumor growth in mice and human cancer lines.

Could a turmeric extract help to treat pancreatic cancer?

New research suggests that curcumin - a turmeric compound - may help to overcome resistance to chemotherapy in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Could a turmeric extract help to treat pancreatic cancer?

New research suggests that curcumin - a turmeric compound - may help to overcome resistance to chemotherapy in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

How cancer spreads throughout the body

Fast metastasis and resistance to treatment are characteristic of aggressive types of cancer such as pancreatic cancer and certain kinds of breast cancer.

Study finds mechanism by which obesity promotes pancreatic and breast cancer

Suppression of metastasis-promoting microenvironment by blocking signaling pathway may be particularly effective in obese patients.