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AstraZeneca, Voluntis, US National Cancer Institute to test companion mobile app in ovarian cancer studies

LONDON, 10-12-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — AstraZeneca today announced plans to test a digital support service for women undergoing treatment for recurrent platinum-sensitive high-grade ovarian cancer in clinical trials of cediranib plus olaparib. Voluntis has developed the service in close clinical … Read the full press release

Technische Universität München cancer researchers identified over 10,000 different proteins in cancer cells

How does an ordinary somatic cell become cancerous? What are the distinct characteristics of tumor cells that make them divide uncontrollably? Previously, researchers were primarily interested in mutations in DNA, which is the blueprint for proteins. But since proteins are … Read the full press release