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This Single Chart Proves the Pro-Marijuana Side Isn’t Just Winning the Debate — It’s Dominating

When it comes to marijuana, there are really three kinds of people: those who say they’ve always thought it should be legal, those who’ve always been opposed to legalization, and those who used to oppose it but now support legalizing the drug.<p>People going the other way, from the pro- to …

'Major hypocrisy': US govt-funded agency admits marijuana can kill cancer cells

The National Institute on Drug Abuse, a US federal government research institute whose mission includes "bringing the power of science to bear on …

Marijuana kills cancer cells, confirms US government

Marijuana can kill cancer cells, the US government has confirmed.<p>It is believed that the drug – which is legal in a number of American states – can …

Cancer

10 best marijuana strains for 4/20

The term “420” and the de facto cannabis appreciation holiday it spawned traces back to the Bay Area, and has become like a St. Patrick’s Day — but with less fights.<p>For those heaviest of fans — the 5.9 million daily to near-daily tokers — a Monday holiday only encourages a three-day weekend.<p>About …

Low-Grade and High-Grade Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Lung: CT Findings and Clinical Features of 17 Cases. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>The objective of our study was to characterize the CT features and clinical findings of low-grade and high-grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma …

Nuclear Factor κB1/RelA Mediates Inflammation in Human Lung Epithelial Cells at Atmospheric Oxygen Levels.

2016 Jul;231(7):1611-20. doi: 10.1002/jcp.25262. Epub 2015 Dec 10.<p>1Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, …

The Chromatin Regulator CHD8 Is a Context-Dependent Mediator of Cell Survival in Murine Hematopoietic Malignancies.

2015 Nov 20;10(11):e0143275. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143275. eCollection 2015.<p>1Koch Institute for Integrated Cancer Research at MIT, Cambridge, …

Programmed death ligand 1 expression in triple-negative breast cancer is associated with tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes and improved outcome. - PubMed

AIMS:<p>Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) patients generally have a poor outcome; there is a pressing need to identify more effective therapeutic …

T-Cell Receptor-Transduced T Cells: Clinical Experience.

2015 Nov-Dec;21(6):480-5. doi: 10.1097/PPO.0000000000000160.<p>1From the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Surgery Branch, …

Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocyte Therapy: Addressing Prevailing Questions.

2015 Nov-Dec;21(6):450-64. doi: 10.1097/PPO.0000000000000162.<p>1From the Department of Immunology, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center; and Lion …

Pembrolizumab for the treatment of PD-L1 positive advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.

2016;16(1):13-20.<p>Abstract<p>The emergence of immune checkpoint inhibitors marked an important advancement in the development of cancer therapeutics. …

EGFR mutations are associated with higher incidence of distant metastases and smaller tumor size in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer based ... - PubMed

2016 Jan;33(1):1. doi: 10.1007/s12032-015-0714-8. Epub 2015 Nov 20.<p>EGFR mutations are associated with higher incidence of distant metastases and …

HOXB13 as an immunohistochemical marker of prostatic origin in metastatic tumors.

<b>HOXB13 as an immunohistochemical marker of prostatic origin in metastatic tumors.</b>APMIS. 2015 Nov 20;Authors: Barresi V, Ieni A, Cardia R, Licata L, …

Anti-tumor and immunomodulatory activity of iron hepta-tungsten phosphate oxygen clusters complex.

<b>Anti-tumor and immunomodulatory activity of iron hepta-tungsten phosphate oxygen clusters complex.</b>Int Immunopharmacol. 2015 Nov 13;Authors: Zhang B, …

Emerging Role of MRI for Radiation Treatment Planning in Lung Cancer.

2016 Dec;15(6):NP47-NP60. Epub 2015 Nov 19.<p>1Department of Radiation Oncology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, the Netherlands …

Predictive factors for survival and correlation to toxicity in advanced Stage III non-small cell lung cancer patients with concurrent chemoradiation.

<b>Predictive factors for survival and correlation to toxicity in advanced Stage III non-small cell lung cancer patients with concurrent …

Cutting Edge: DNA in the Lung Microenvironment during Influenza Virus Infection Tempers Inflammation by Engaging the DNA Sensor AIM2.

<b>Cutting Edge: DNA in the Lung Microenvironment during Influenza Virus Infection Tempers Inflammation by Engaging the DNA Sensor AIM2.</b>J Immunol. 2015 …

Viability of D283 medulloblastoma cells treated with a histone deacetylase inhibitor combined with bombesin receptor antagonists. - PubMed

PURPOSE:<p>Medulloblastoma (MB) comprises four distinct molecular subgroups, and survival remains particularly poor in patients with Group 3 tumors. …

Diagnosis matters: the differing 
clinical trajectories for terminal prostate, 
lung and haematological cancers. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>There is a belief that end-of-life care issues are similar for all cancer patients, irrespective of their primary cancer diagnosis. This …

Lentivirus-mediated knockdown of CTDP1 inhibits lung cancer cell growth in vitro. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>CTDP1 catalyzes serine phosphorylation and dephosphorylation of the mobile carboxy-terminal domain of the RNA polymerase II. It is …

Modulation of DNA damage response and induction of apoptosis mediates synergism between doxorubicin and a new imidazopyridine derivative in breast ... - PubMed

2016 Jan;37:1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.dnarep.2015.10.004. Epub 2015 Nov 4.<p>Modulation of DNA damage response and induction of apoptosis mediates synergism …

Fine mapping of chromosome 5p15.33 based on a targeted deep sequencing and high density genotyping identifies novel lung cancer susceptibility loci.

2016 Jan;37(1):96-105. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgv165. Epub 2015 Nov 20.<p>Kachuri L1,2, Amos CI3, McKay JD4, Johansson M4, Vineis P5,6, Bueno-de-Mesquita …

Integrative Analysis of Proteomics Data of Multi-Layered Post Translational Modifications

Air pollution causes lung cancer, WHO agency decides

What many commuters choking on smog have long suspected has finally been scientifically validated: air pollution causes lung cancer.<p>The International …

Pollution

Here Now - Lung cancer survivor still battling disease's stigma

Taylor Bell had a cancerous mass removed at Duke University Medical Center and she's been cancer-free for more than four years.<p>Taylor Bell faced a …

Cat Lovers Deserve to Die

Cancer

Henning Mankell: 'No one should have to face cancer alone'

It is now two months since I was diagnosed with cancer. I am already well into the second series of chemotherapy treatment. Thus far I have been spared any noticeable side-effects. The fact that a battle is taking place inside my body is more of a vague suspicion than a definite feeling.<p>I have many …

Scientists Identify Oldest Known Case of Cancer

Cancer is largely believed to be a modern disease: It’s caused by a combination of lifestyle and environmental factors plus the fact that we’re …