News file for: Pancreatic Cancer

Astellas & Cancer Research UK Team Up In Fight Against Cancer

Astellas & Cancer Research UK Team Up In Fight Against Cancer

The partnership between Astellas and Cancer Research Technology will begin with the development of drugs for pancreatic cancer targeting autophagy.

Thunder God Vine Extract Could Treat Pancreatic Cancer

Thunder God Vine Extract Could Treat Pancreatic Cancer

Triptolide, an extract of the thunder god vine used in Chinese medicine, has been shown to kill pancreatic cancer cells.

Scientists Tailor Make Anti-Cancer Agent

Scientists Tailor Make Anti-Cancer Agent

Scientists have tailor-made a new chemical compound that blocks a key cancer protein.

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Researchers have found that patients carrying genetic mutations that characterize Lynch syndrome face an increased risk of developing breast and pancreatic cancer.

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

The Forgotten Cancers Project launched yesterday by the Cancer Council Victoria hopes to understand the causes of less common and under-researched cancers.

Davos Life Sciences Takes Tocotrienol Product Into Phase I Trials

Davos Life Sciences Takes Tocotrienol Product Into Phase I Trials

Davos Life Science announced today preliminary results of a Phase I clinical trial of its Natural e3 delta-tocotrienol (Natural e3) in patients with resectable pancreatic cancer.