Current Sarcoma News

Rein In Sarcoma's RSS news feeds are integrated from MedWorm.com, and contain links to studies and articles that are indexed with key words related to different types of sarcoma.

RSS MedWorm: Sarcomas

  • ' Jumonji ' protein key to Ewing ' s sarcoma rampage March 24, 2017
    A new study pinpoints a protein that may be essential to Ewing ' s sarcoma metastasis -- when researchers knocked down the protein KDM3A in Ewing ' s sarcoma tumor cells, one of a family known as Jumonji proteins, they also inhibited the cancer ' s metastatic ability. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Directory of […]
  • 'Jumonji' protein key to Ewing's sarcoma rampage March 24, 2017
    (University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published in the journal Oncogene pinpoints a protein that may be essential to Ewing's sarcoma metastasis -- when researchers knocked down the protein KDM3A in Ewing's sarcoma tumor cells, one of a family known as Jumonji proteins, they also inhibited the cancer's […]
  • Uterine Sarcomas: The Latest Approaches for These Rare but Potentially Deadly Tumors March 15, 2017
    In this review we discuss preoperative diagnosis and the role of pathology, and we summarize the current literature regarding the management of uterine sarcomas. (Source: CancerNetwork)
  • Make the Diagnosis: High-Tech Cancer Care March 6, 2017
    (MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 22-year-old male patient faces a total femur amputation after a diagnosis of Ewing ' s sarcoma. However, a surgeon was able to preserve his ability to walk. What was the strategy? (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
  • Ewing Sarcoma Survivors At Increased Risk for Subsequent Malignancies March 3, 2017
    Survivors of childhood Ewing sarcoma have substantial risk for late mortality and subsequent neoplasms, according to a long-term follow-up study. (Source: CancerNetwork)
  • British boy with cancer could be forced to leave US early February 24, 2017
    Alex Goodwin, from Rugby, England, was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma last year after months of agony in his joints and muscles. He is mid treatment in Kansas - but may be forced home. (Source: the Mail online | Health)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Directory of the best January Sales in the UK. Find the best Christmas presents […]
  • Tissue-engineered model developed to study bone-invading tumor February 24, 2017
    (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) Researchers have used tissue engineering to create models for studying the bone-destroying activity of tumors such as the aggressive pediatric cancer Ewing's sarcoma. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
  • PI3K/mTOR inhibitors may be effective against some uterine sarcomas February 23, 2017
    The protein P-S6S240 may serve as an indicator of poor prognosis for patients with a hard-to-treat type of uterine sarcoma called leiomyosarcoma, and preclinical data suggest that patients whose tumors have this protein may respond to PI3K/mTOR inhibitors. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
  • Saving Arms and Legs in Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcomas Saving Arms and Legs in Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcomas February 22, 2017
    In patients with soft tissue sarcoma facing amputation of an arm or a leg, regional chemotherapy with isolated limb infusion treats local disease without affecting survival.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
  • Regional chemotherapy technique for extremity sarcoma salvages limbs from amputation February 15, 2017
    Patients with a type of advanced malignant cancer of the arms or legs have typically faced amputation of the afflicted limb as the only treatment option. However, a technique that limits the application of chemotherapy to the cancerous region can preserve limbs in a high percentage of these patients, researchers report. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)MedWorm Sponsor […]