CSN Login
Members Online: 4

You are here

"Phase I study of temsirolimus,capecitabine proves safe;positive survival trend seen"

coloCan
Posts: 1956
Joined: Oct 2009

Too soon to be too optimistic,very little info in article (first I've seen on this involving Xeloda):
medicalxpress.com/print256406984.html

SisterSledge's picture
SisterSledge
Posts: 342
Joined: Feb 2011

Sometimes one plus one makes four! Glad to see combinations making new inroads on treatment options :) Thanks for sharing your findings, m'dear.

coloCan
Posts: 1956
Joined: Oct 2009

sciencecodex.com/discovery_of_mechanisms_predicting_response_to_new_treatments_in_colon_cancer-91817

somewhat technical,esp if you're not familiar with PI3K/AKT,etc,but still worth your time.

And on combining chemos:Lapatinib Combined With Cetuximab Overcomes Resistance in EGFR-Driven Tumors" at

medicalnewstoday.comreleases/245513.php

And an abstract,at:spandidos-publications.com/or/28/1/15

"Simultaneous targeting of EGFR and mTOR inhibits the growth of colorecral carcinoma cells."

(Home you're doing well,steve)

coloCan
Posts: 1956
Joined: Oct 2009

lifescientist.com/au/article/424980/new_biomarker_aims_affordable_bowel_cancer_test/

(and away goes the duplicate)

Subscribe to Comments for ""Phase I study of temsirolimus,capecitabine proves safe;positive survival trend seen""