Companies merge to implement Baylor College of Medicine-developed therapies for cancer Aug 8, 2018 Researchers have developed a novel therapy for cancer patients that harnesses the patient’s own immune system to fight cancer in a natural way.
Altered gene regulation is more widespread in cancer than expected Jul 10, 2018 A team of researchers conducted a large-scale study that provides new insights into the mechanisms that can lead to cancer.
How good bacteria keeps your gut healthy Jul 3, 2018 New research reveals a cellular mechanism by which good bacteria can help the gut stay healthy.
First-in-human clinical trial aims to treat neuroblastoma Jun 15, 2018 In a promising development, researchers announced a Phase 1, first-in-human clinical trial of a new form of immunotherapy to treat neuroblastoma using genetically engineered natural killer T cells (NKTs).
Baylor endorses goal to eliminate HPV-related cancers Jun 7, 2018 Baylor and each of the National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in issuing a joint statement in support of initiatives to eliminate cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).
DNA repair defect may drive some cancer treatment resistance May 25, 2018 Researchers found that defects in selective DNA damage repair pathways can drive endocrine treatment resistance in a subset of estrogen receptor positive breast cancer patients.
Researchers awarded multiple Department of Defense grants in next frontier of breast cancer genomics May 24, 2018 The Department of Defense has awarded researchers at Baylor College of Medicine multiple grants to help better understand breast cancer genomics.
Research challenges current mechanism of tumor formation May 21, 2018 New evidence challenges a mechanism currently considered to contribute to tumor formation.
Answers to 100-year-old mystery point to potential breast cancer therapies Apr 3, 2018 A team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has identified a long sought after connection between how cancer cells use glucose to generate energy and cancer growth.
Potential new strategy to fight ovarian cancer found Mar 28, 2018 A new discovery opens the possibility of developing a novel way to fight ovarian cancer.