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protein

[pro-teen] a large molecule made up of a chain of smaller units called amino acids. Proteins serve many vital functions inside and outside of the body’s cells.

Paclitaxel, Protein-Bound Suspension

... Your Local Offices. Close. + -Text Size. Paclitaxel Protein-Bound
Suspension. (pak-lit-tax-uhl). Trade/other name(s): Abraxane ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/paclitaxel-protein-bound-suspension

Ways to help your child take in more protein and calories

... Next Topic. Recipes to try. Ways to help your child take in more protein and
calories. ... How to add protein to meals and snacks*. Milk products. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/childrenandcancer/whenyourchildhascancer/nutritionforchildrenwithcancer/nutrition-for-children-with-cancer-ways-to-increase-protein-and-calories

How is Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia diagnosed?

... If so, your doctor may order a blood test called serum protein
electrophoresis to find out what the abnormal proteins are. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/waldenstrommacroglobulinemia/detailedguide/waldenstrom-macroglobulinemia-diagnosis

Recipes to try during cancer treatment | American Cancer ...

... Recipes to try during cancer treatment. High-calorie, high-protein shake and
drink recipes. ... Tangy protein smoothie. A thick, protein-packed drink. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/nutritionforpeoplewithcancer/nutritionforthepersonwithcancer/nutrition-during-treatment-recipes

How is multiple myeloma found?

... SPEP (serum protein electrophoresis): This test looks at the different proteins
in the blood to see if the blood contains an abnormal myeloma protein ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/overviewguide/multiple-myeloma-overview-diagnosed

The Bottom Line on Soy and Breast Cancer Risk

... Soy protein isolate is often used as a supplement in randomized studies of ...
As for other "hidden" sources of soy proteins, the evidence to date does ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/post/2012/08/02/the-bottom-line-on-soy-and-breast-cancer-risk.aspx

How is multiple myeloma diagnosed?

... Albumin is a protein found in the blood ... biopsy sample is treated with special
antibodies (man-made versions of immune system proteins) that attach ...

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

Eating Well During Treatment

... infections. People with cancer often need more protein than usual. ... turkey.
Fat has more calories per spoonful than proteins or carbs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002838-pdf.pdf

Monoclonal antibodies to treat cancer

... large amounts of this protein on their surface. When HER2 is activated, it helps
these cells grow. Trastuzumab binds to these proteins and stops ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/immunotherapy/immunotherapy-monoclonal-antibodies

Targeted therapy for breast cancer in men | American Cancer ...

... Drugs that target the HER2/neu protein. In ... surface. Breast cancers with
too much of this protein are called HER2 positive. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-treating-targeted-therapy