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Using a mouse model that "faithfully mimics" human pancreatic cancer, researchers have found a gene that wholly prevents the disease when knocked out.
New research in mouse models of human-derived cancers has found a new key factor that supports the growth and spread of aggressive tumors.
Autophagy inhibitors could be more potent against pancreatic cancer by first applying a drug that makes the cancer cells dependent on autophagy for energy.
Doctors typically use amylase blood tests to diagnose and monitor people with acute or chronic pancreatitis. However, abnormally high or low levels of amylase in the blood can be a sign of several other conditions. Learn about what to expect from an amylase blood test here.
Healthcare professionals may use abdominal ultrasounds to diagnose pancreas, liver, and stomach issues. The procedure requires very little preparation, and there are very few risks. Learn more about abdominal ultrasounds here.
Continental Breakfast, Informational Tables & Scientific Poster Presentations
Spring has sprung over Lake Texoma!
To my most favorite mom ever! Thank you for loving us so well... We are the lucky ones! Love you always and forever.
Introducing Keytruda... a potential immunotherapy treatment for a small number of pancreatic cancer patients. Let's see if it's an option for you!
Behold the Risen King!
Holy Friday... a Day darkened in the Shadow Valley. Hope shines a Glorious Light into the darkness!