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synergistic

[sin-er-JIS-tick] acting together. A synergistic agent can act together with one or more other agents to produce an effect greater than their individual effects. Some chemotherapy drugs act synergistically. See also chemotherapy.

The FDA and Avastin: Breast Cancer Patients Are Thrown ...

... lack of a relevant and practical system for testing anti-microvascular drugs
against human tumors in which to discover synergistic anti-microvascular ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2010/07/20/the-fda-and-avastinc2ae-breast-cancer-patients-are-thrown-another-curve-in-an-ongoing-saga.aspx

References: Liver cancer detailed guide

... Marrero JA, Fontana RJ, Fu S, et al. Alcohol, tobacco and obesity are
synergistic risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-references

Cancer Glossary

... Compare to metachronous. synergistic Search [sin-er-JIS-tick]. acting
together. A synergistic agent can act together with ...

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

Maybe It Really Is Different This Time For Patients With ...

... There are indeed synergistic effects between some of the targeted therapies,
the immune therapies, and radiation and ablation. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2013/06/03/for-patients-with-advanced-melanoma-maybe-it-really-is-different.aspx

Cancer Facts & Figures for Hispanics/Latinos 2009-2011

... mental health care. Hispanic culture, on the other hand, tends to view
health from a more synergistic point of view. This view ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/ffhispanicslatinos20092011.pdf

Cancer Facts & Figures 2014

Page 1. Cancer Facts & Figures 2014 AL 26,770 AZ 32,830 AR 16,520 CA
171,730 CO 23,810 CT 22,070 DE 5,320 FL 114,560 GA 47,390 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/webcontent/acspc-042151.pdf

Liver Cancer

... Marrero JA, Fontana RJ, Fu S, et al. Alcohol, tobacco and obesity are
synergistic risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003114-pdf.pdf

Gamma Linolenic Acid

... Synergistic activity of gamma-linolenic acid and cytotoxic drugs against
pancreatic adenocarcinoma cell lines. Pancreatology. 2003;3:367-373. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/gamma-linolenic-acid

American Cancer Society guidelines on nutrition and physical ...

... It is likely that foods and nutrients have additive or synergistic effects on health
and interact in complex ways that are difficult to study and are poorly ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/download/2012+nutrition+%26+physical+activity+guidelines.pdf

Milk Thistle

... Tyagi AK, Agarwal C, Chan DC, Agarwal R. Synergistic anti-cancer effects
of silibinin with conventional cytotoxic agents doxorubicin, cisplatin and ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/milk-thistle