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drug resistance

the ability of cancer cells to resist the effects of drugs such as chemotherapy used to treat cancer.

Experimental Drug Effective for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

... future studies confirm these results, this drug could hold ... These drugs block
the action of a protein ... some patients, the CML becomes resistant to the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/experimental-drug-effective-for-chronic-myeloid-leukemia

"Rational" Drug Development: Faster and Faster

... and what we can do to overcome that resistance. ... investigators indicate that
they have more drugs to test ... the first to test a new drug or combination ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2006/06/26/rational-drug-development-faster-and-faster.aspx

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... They will test novel drug combinations in a unique mouse model in ... of Miami
is studying how to reverse the resistance to drugs targeting estrogen ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=300

Targeting Colon Cancer Drugs: A Major Step Forward

... with colorectal cancer will not respond to the drug, and other ... Cancer cells evolve
resistance to some of these targeted drugs by multiple ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2008/10/22/targeting-colon-cancer-drugs-a-major-step-forward.aspx

Experimental Drug Effective for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

... future studies confirm these results, this drug could hold ... These drugs block
the action of a protein ... some patients, the CML becomes resistant to the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/experimental-drug-effective-for-chronic-myeloid-leukemia

Researchers Closing in on the Future of Lung Cancer Drugs

... When tested on mice, the experimental drug AZD9291 shrank lung tumors
that were resistant to existing EGFR-targeting drugs, as well as some ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/researchers-closing-in-on-the-future-of-lung-cancer-drugs

Chemotherapy and other drugs for multiple myeloma

... these drugs are more effective than any single drug. ... on the type and dose of
drugs given and ... Lowered resistance to infection (low white blood cell ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/detailedguide/multiple-myeloma-treating-chemotherapy

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... In men with castrate-resistant prostate cancer who have already ... so it isn't clear
how helpful this drug would be ... Other androgen-suppressing drugs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

Revisiting Off-Label Cancer Drugs In Medicare

... study the mechanisms of response or resistance to existing ... Many of these drugs
cry out for ... to analyze the systems' response to drug treatments, not ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/02/17/revisiting-off-label-cancer-drugs-in-medicare.aspx