Archive for the ‘Research’ Category

Review: Parp Inhibitors

A parp also known as a Poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase is an enzyme which repairs damage done to our DNA. In basic terms a parp enzyme regulates our body repairing damaged DNA. In normal cells this is useful and stops cell death however Johann S. de Bono, MD, PhD, of the Royal Marsden Hospital in London,...
September 12th, 2009 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

The Institute of Cancer Research

The Institute of Cancer Research is one of the world’s leading cancer research organisations and is internationally renowned for the quality of its science. Their vision is that people may live their lives free from the fear of cancer as a life threatening disease.
July 6th, 2009 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research – the cornerstone of a major research initiative comparable to MIT’s spearheading the development of radar technology in World War II – will be housed in a new state-of-the-art cancer research facility, scheduled to open in 2010. The...
April 13th, 2009 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: The DNA Repair Company

The DNA Repair Company(DNAR) was founded to bring recent scientific discoveries from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to the clinic to benefit cancer patients. In spite of tremendous scientific advances, radiation and chemotherapy still often fail as first-line...
December 28th, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: The Cancer Research Institute

The Cancer Research(CRI) Institute is dedicated to finding novel ways to harness the power of our own immune systems to conquer cancer.  The Cancer Research Institute is the world’s only non-profit organization dedicated exclusively to the support and coordination of scientific and clinical efforts...
December 11th, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: Gateway for Cancer Research

While cancer deaths have decreased in recent years, cancer is far from a chronic illness. Too many people are losing the fight – and their life. Gateway for Cancer Research is a not-for-profit organization based in Schaumburg, IL, dedicated to curing cancer through funding patient-centered clinical...
December 1st, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: American Association For Cancer Research

The American Association For Cancer Research(AACR) is the oldest and largest scientific organization in the world focused on every aspect of high-quality, innovative cancer research. Its reputation for scientific breadth and excellence attract the premier researchers in the field. The programs and services...
November 23rd, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Review: Ecancer Medical Science

Ecancer medical science is the open access cancer journal founded by the European Institute of Oncology in Milan.  It is a multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of research relating to cancer, including molecular biology, genetics, pathophysiology, epidemiology,...
October 27th, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Since its founding in 1946, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation has been singularly focused on identifying and encouraging extraordinary young scientists to commit themselves to arresting cancer’s devastating legacy. The Foundation is dedicated to identifying generations of truly innovative...
October 23rd, 2008 | Cancer Websites, Research | Read More