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Targeted therapies in breast cancer

Harold J. Burstein

Targeted therapies in breast cancer

by Harold J. Burstein

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Drug targeting,
  • Cancer,
  • Treatment,
  • Handbooks, manuals,
  • Breast

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementHarold J. Burstein
    SeriesOxford American pocket notes, Oxford American pocket notes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC280.B8 B84 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25333167M
    ISBN 100199735670
    ISBN 109780199735679
    LC Control Number2012419417
    OCLC/WorldCa619903409

    About 70% of breast cancer patients express the hormone receptors ER and/ or progesterone, making them susceptible to endocrine therapy [25, 26, 27]. These receptors have categorized breast cancer Author: Wabel AL-Busairi, Maitham Khajah. Breast cancer treatments include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, hormonal therapies, and more. Treatments can cause a variety of side effects, from nausea and hot flashes to hair loss and joint pain. .

    Targeted Therapies in Breast Cancer (Oxford American Pocket Notes) eBook: Burstein, Harold: : Kindle Store5/5(1).   Targeted therapy in breast cancer 1. Targeted Therapy in Breast Cancer Dr N Kannan 2. Turnaround: decline in mortality rates 35 30 20 15 UK Netherlands Sweden Italy France 10 5 0 19 51 .

      "There's still a higher level of recurrence compared to HERnegative, estrogen positive breast cancer," Kapoor says, but the discovery of targeted therapies means prognosis for this type of Author: Elaine K. Howley. Rather than using broad base cancer treatments, focusing on specific molecular changes which are unique to a particular cancer, targeted cancer therapies may be more therapeutically beneficial for .


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Targeted therapies in breast cancer by Harold J. Burstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

Targeted cancer therapies are drugs or other substances that block the growth and spread of cancer by interfering with specific molecules ("molecular targets") that are involved in the growth, progression.

But, cancer cells have ways of avoiding this dying process. Some Targeted therapies in breast cancer book therapies can cause cancer cells to go through this process of cell death. Starve cancer of the hormones it needs to grow. Some. Targeted therapies in breast cancer.

[Harold J Burstein] This book provides clinicians with ultra-concise, evidence-based current information and insight on implementing the latest treatment.

Get this from a library. Targeted therapies in breast cancer. [George W Sledge, Jr.; José Baselga;] -- This new volume updates the reader on selected areas of targeted therapy in breast cancer, with special. For example, some breast cancer cells have an overactive HER2/neu gene, which causes overproduction of the HER2/neu protein and leads to more-aggressive tumors.

Drugs that inactivate or otherwise. Common to all these targeted therapies is their interaction with defined molecules present on cancer cells, which adds various degrees of increased selectivity to their toxic effects.

As a consequence. As we consider best practices and approaches to targeted therapy in the clinic and in terms of trial design, breast cancer can serve as a useful model for other disease types, because Cited by: 8. A targeted therapy is a therapy targeted to a specific biomarker to kill breast cancer.

A targeted therapy can be a monoclonal antibody, which used to be called a magic or silver bullet, directed against a. This little booklet is a jewel. This small (pocket sized) booklet covers the range of targeted therapies for breast cancer:antiestrogen therapies, microtubule targeting agents, HER2 directed therapies, 5/5(1).

We present an in-depth description of resistance to targeted therapies in breast cancer. Targeted therapies discussed here include those used to treat ER+ or Her2+ breast cancers (i.e., Tamoxifen or.

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A number of signaling pathways have been identified participating in the transition of normal cells to fully fledged breast therapeutic targeting of these deregulated pathways. Other targeted therapy drugs. Regorafenib (Stivarga) is a type of targeted therapy known as a kinase inhibitor.

Kinases are proteins on or near the surface of a cell that carry important signals to the cell’s. Mohammad Jahanzeb MD, FACP, in Her2-Positive Breast Cancer, Abstract. Therapies for HER2-positive breast cancer have dramatically improved outcomes for this once dismal disease.

Herceptin (trastuzumab) is the best known of the targeted therapies and is used to treat HER2-positive breast cancer. Herceptin does not work for everyone.

It is only useful for the treatment of HER2. New anti-HER2 therapies have greatly improved clinical outcomes in HER2-positive breast cancer, but tumor resistance to HER2-directed therapies remains a significant problem that has spurred the.

A targeted therapy is a therapy targeted to a specific biomarker to kill breast cancer. A targeted therapy can be a monoclonal antibody, or what we used to call a magic or silver bullet. Targeted therapy uses drugs to stop cancer from growing and spreading.

It does this with less harm to normal cells than other treatments. Standard chemotherapy works by killings cancer cells and some .