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Early Results of Gene Therapy Show Promise Against ...

... A form of gene therapy is showing promising results ... The therapy involved
treating patients with genetically ... virus to give them new genes to help ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/early-results-of-gene-therapy-show-promise-against-leukemia

Targeted therapy for melanoma skin cancer

... Targeted therapy for melanoma skin cancer. As doctors have found some of
the gene changes that make melanoma cells different from normal cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/detailedguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-treating-targeted-therapy

Targeted therapy for melanoma skin cancer

... Targeted therapy for melanoma skin cancer. As doctors have found some of
the gene changes that make melanoma cells different from normal cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/overviewguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-overview-treating-targeted-therapy

The Future is Now: Personalized Medicine

... kills lung cancer by blocking another mutated gene. ... treatments, which target
specific genes, are resulting ... believe future cancer therapy will consist ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/post/2012/04/18/the-future-is-now-personalized-medicine.aspx

Targeted therapies for non-small cell lung cancer

... Targeted therapies for non-small cell lung cancer. ... result from anti-EGFR drugs,
see our document Targeted Therapy. Drugs that target the ALK gene. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-non-smallcell/detailedguide/non-small-cell-lung-cancer-treating-targeted-therapies

ASCO: Genes, Targets, and The Future

... the past several years about our genes and how ... it was clear that targeted
therapies were valuable ... First, there are new targeted therapy drugs that ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2006/06/04/asco-genes-targets-and-the-future.aspx

What's new in retinoblastoma research and treatment?

... that this understanding will one day lead to gene therapies, very specific ... any
important ways from those with RB1 gene changes. ... Radiation therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/retinoblastoma/detailedguide/retinoblastoma-new-research

Targeted therapies for colorectal cancer

... Targeted therapies for colorectal cancer. ... also test for a mutation in the BRAF
gene, which would ... It is a type of targeted therapy known as a kinase ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-targeted-therapy

What are the risk factors for breast cancer?

... STK11: Defects in this gene can lead to ... and BRCA2 genes (or some other
genes linked to ... such as menopausal hormone therapy), pregnancy, and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-risk-factors

Cancer Glossary

... Research on these genes is still in early stages, and genetic ... See also gene,
prostate. ... and may be used along with external beam radiation therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h