Retinoblastoma Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. New role uncovered for 'oldest' tumor suppressor geneRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Scientists have revealed a brand new function for one of the first cancer genes ever discovered - the retinoblastoma gene - in a finding that could open up exciting new approaches to treatment. The retinoblastoma gene is so called because mutations to it cause a rare children's eye cancer of the same name, and is known to play a central role in stopping healthy cells from dividing uncontrollably.

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  2. New role uncovered for 'oldest' tumor suppressor geneRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Science Daily

    Scientists have revealed a brand new function for one of the first cancer genes ever discovered -- the retinoblastoma gene -- in a finding that could open up exciting new approaches to treatment. The retinoblastoma gene is defective in many cancers and is known to play a central role in stopping healthy cells from dividing uncontrollably.

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  3. Dad prepares for second London Marathon bid after young son loses sight to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    The father of a young boy from High Wycombe who lost his sight to eye cancer is - for the second time - preparing to run the London Marathon in a bid to help other children and their families who may be facing the same battle. In a nightmare scenario for any parent, James and Fiona Morley-Smith discovered their son Fintan had a rare form of eye cancer, retinoblastoma, when he was just a five-month-old baby.

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  4. New role uncovered for 'oldest' tumor suppressor geneRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Biology News Net

    Scientists have revealed a brand new function for one of the first cancer genes ever discovered - the retinoblastoma gene - in a finding that could open up exciting new approaches to treatment. The retinoblastoma gene is so called because mutations to it cause a rare children's eye cancer of the same name, and is known to play a central role in stopping healthy cells from dividing uncontrollably.

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  5. Ras induces experimental lung metastasis through up-regulation of...Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | BioMed Central

    ... RECK reporter gene assay were utilized to confirm the complex formation and binding with promoters. Results Retinoblastoma binding protein-7 (RbAp46) was identified and confirmed as a Ha-ras val12 up-regulated gene. RbAp46 could bind with histone ...

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  6. Make-A-Wish surprises girl with 'Frozen' throne, Disney tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Callyn Stanley of Overland Park, Kan., was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer, a month before her third birthday last December.

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  7. Derek Fisher Divorce: Knicks Coach Separating From Wife of 10 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | News Max

    ... legal and physical custody of the children and to split the legal costs. Tatum underwent cancer treatment for retinoblastoma as an infant, while Fisher played for the Utah Jazz. Fisher spent most of his basketball career playing for the Los Angeles ...

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  8. Young girl with rare eye cancer gets fairy tale surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KMBC-TV

    ... EMOTIONS INTACT WHEN YOU'RE SO HAPPY TO SEE HER WIN -- NOT WIN, BUT EARN THIS. HALEY: SHE WAS DIAGNOSED WITH RETINOBLASTOMA LAST FALL. EVERY MONTH SINCE REQUIRED TRAVELING TO PHILADELPHIA FOR TREATMENTS. SHE IS AN AWESOME PATIENT. I MEAN AWESOME. ...

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  9. Retinoblastoma: Top Natural Supplements for TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | News Max

    Fruits and vegetables are significant sources of carotenoids and folate. Experimental studies show that fruits and vegetables are excellent treatments for inherited retinoblastoma.

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  10. Hot photos of Candace Patton ex-wife of NY Knicks coach Derek Fisher in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... twin children, Tatum and Drew. In 2007, Tatum Fisher was treated for a rare form of eye cancer called retinoblastoma from which she has recovered. Derek Fisher filed for divorce from Candace Patton on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Los Angeles, ...

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  11. Knicks coach Derek Fisher files for divorce from his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... nt legal and physical custody." In 2007, Tatum Fisher was in the nantional spotlight when she was treated for retinoblastoma, a type of eye cancer. She's fully recovered from treatment she received eight years ago.

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  12. Loss of pRB causes centromere dysfunction and chromosomal instability.Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | CiteULike

    Chromosome instability is a common feature of tumor cells. By monitoring chromosome segregation, we show that depletion of the retinoblastoma protein causes rates of missegregation comparable with those seen in CIN tumor cells.

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  13. Knicks coach Derek Fisher files for divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | NBA.com

    ... Feb. 19, 2005, and have four children: twins Tatum and Drew, and Marshall and Chloe. Tatum has recovered from retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer for which she was treated in 2007. Fisher is in his first season as coach of the Knicks. He spent ...

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  14. Suppression of genome instability in pRB-deficient cells by enhancement of chromosome cohesion.Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | CiteULike

    Chromosome instability , a common feature of solid tumors, promotes tumor evolution and increases drug resistance during therapy. We previously demonstrated that loss of the retinoblastoma protein tumor suppressor causes changes in centromere structure and generates CIN.

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  15. New Report Available: CureSearch Children's Oncology Group - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The organization provides research for childhood oncology. It conducts research in the areas of childhood cancers such as germ cell tumors, hepatoblastoma, Hodgkin disease, brain tumors, neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma, retinoblastoma, Ewing sarcoma, kidney and wilms tumor, leukemia, melanoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, soft tissue sarcoma and thyroid cancer.

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  16. Cyproheptadine, an antihistaminic drug, inhibits proliferation of...Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | BioMed Central

    ... associated with an increase in p21 and p27 expression and a dramatic decrease in the phosphorylation of the retinoblastoma protein. Additionally, cyproheptadine elevated the percentage of Huh-7 cells in the sub-G1 population, increased annexin V ...

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  17. New Vision Express store opened in Chesterfield by eye cancer survivorRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Sheffield Star

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In January 2002, Thomas was diagnosed with retinoblastoma.

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  18. #8216;Life may not go as planned #8217;: The Low family settles into a rhythm of crawling triplets all fighting eye cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... demeanour perhaps shaped through medical treatments that started when they were three months old. They have retinoblastoma , a pediatric eye cancer that occurs about 22 times each year in Canada. On a recent weekday afternoon, the 14-month-old boys ...

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  19. TripletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... demeanour perhaps shaped through medical treatments that started when they were three months old. They have retinoblastoma, a pediatric eye cancer that occurs about 22 times each year in Canada. On a recent weekday afternoon, the 14-month-old boys ...

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  20. 'Life may not go as planned': The Low family settles into a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    ... demeanour perhaps shaped through medical treatments that started when they were three months old. They have retinoblastoma, a pediatric eye cancer that occurs about 22 times each year in Canada. On a recent weekday afternoon, the 14-month-old boys ...

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