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Mutation in KRAS Gene May Indicate Drug Resistance in Ovarian Cancer Patients

A genetic mutation that causes a change in the KRAS pathway appears to be linked to higher likelihood of platinum resistance in women with ovarian cancer. The KRAS pathway is … Continue reading 

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Chemo Dosing Influences Drug Resistance

A mouse study showed that continuous treatment with docetaxel (Taxotere) showed greater anti-tumor effects than treating the mice once a week or once every three weeks. Additionally, treating less often … Continue reading 

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