Items Tagged ‘Cancer Research’

November 26, 2018

Mayo Clinic discovery advances potential individualized treatment for mesothelioma

By Susan Buckles susanbuckles

Large chromosomal rearrangements present in mesothelioma could make it possible to understand which patients are likely respond to immunotherapy,  researchers at the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine  have discovered. The research is published in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology. “What we’ve shown so far is that these large complex chromosomal rearrangements are frequent in […]

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Tags: #Dr. Aaron Mansfield, #mesothelioma, Cancer Research, Dr. George Vasmatzis, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine


June 19, 2018

Mayo Clinic discovers genetic links to pancreatic cancer

By Susan Buckles susanbuckles

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most difficult forms of cancer to diagnose and treat. For many patients, the disease is not treatable through surgery and standard chemotherapy. New research published in JAMA, supported in part through the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine,  gives insight into the underlying genetic links to pancreatic cancer.  Senior […]

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Tags: #Dr. Fergus Couch, cancer genomics, Cancer Research, DNA Testing, Dr. Gloria Petersen, JAMA study, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualize Medicine, Mayo Clinic Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Pancreatic Cancer


October 11, 2016

New biomarker discovery approaches to improve patient care

By Susan Buckles susanbuckles

Biomarkers are an important measure of health and disease that can help doctors understand how to more effectively treat cancerous tumors. The topic of TIGER-Bio, a new approach to biomarker discovery, came into the spotlight in a workshop on the final morning of Individualizing Medicine 2016: Advancing Care through Genomics, The session, TIGER-Bio: The Integrated […]

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Tags: #3-D genomic models, #bomarker discovery, #Dr. Mark Truty, #Dr. Minetta Liu, #Dr. Mitesh Borad, #liquid biopsies, #xenograph models, Cancer Research, center for individualized medicine, DNA Sequencing, Dr. George Vasmatzis, Genomic Research


January 14, 2014

Pursuing Future Ventures in Biomarker Discovery

By Sam Smith scolbysmith

Five business students from around the state have immersed themselves in our Biomarker Discovery Program where they are conducting commercial assessments of Mayo Clinic discoveries in cancer diagnostics. These students, who work with the Center for Individualized Medicine and Mayo Clinic Ventures, conduct a semester-long evaluation of molecular discoveries that could help oncologists better diagnose […]

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Tags: biomarker, Biomarker Discovery, biomarkers, cancer, Cancer Research, individualized medicine, lymphoma, mayo clinic, Mayo Clinic Ventures, oncology, personalized care, personalized medicine


December 31, 2013

Genetic Insights Leading to Better Care For Rare Cancer

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Andrew Feldman, M.D., from the Hematopathology/Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic, is figuring out the best questions to “ask” T-cell lymphoma cells — to hone in on their weaknesses. “It’s knowing your enemy,” says Dr. Feldman, who is collaborating with Mayo Clinic’s Biomarker Discovery Program and the Center for Individualized Medicine, with additional support from […]

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Tags: Benetic, biomarker, biomarkers, Biomarkers Discovery, cancer, Cancer Research, gene sequencing, genetic, Genetic Testing, genome, Genome Testing, Genomic Sequencing


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