“Every cancer diagnosis should come with a referral to genetic counseling,” says cancer expert Dr. Antonio Giordano, President of the Sbarro Health Research Organization at Temple University. Giordano's comments come in response to a study published this week in JAMA, the journal of the American Medical Association, which showed signs that too few patients are … Continue reading Every Diagnosis of Cancer Should Come with One of These, Says Cancer Expert
For those of you smokers, we aren't saying you shouldn't quit! However, to help counteract some of the harmful effects of nicotine check out this article for the healing benefits of red pigmentation in certain foods. https://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2017-01-red-pigment-peppers-oranges-linked.html https://3c1703fe8d.site.internapcdn.net/newman/csz/news/800/2017/redpigmentin.jpg Researchers find BCX—red pigment abundant in sweet red peppers, paprika, winter and butternut squash, oranges, and … Continue reading How Red Pigmentation in Foods Helps Fight Lung Cancer
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#Coffee is addictive but this just maybe one of the few good "drugs" to be addicted to, in moderation! Did you know that drinking one cup of coffee a day can help lower your risk of diabetes, liver cancer, melanoma, and multiple sclerosis? It can also help enhance memory, boost your mood, and this one … Continue reading Great News Coffee Lovers!!
In order to determine whether a growth represents relapse of a previously diagnosed cancer or is a newly developed, separate tumor, doctors obtain a tissue sample from the patient and have it examined by a pathologist. #prevention #cancer #tumor A tumor from a young boy’s kidney (a normal kidney tubule is visible top right). http://blog.dana-farber.org/insight/2017/01/when-cancer-occurs-in-someone-who-has-already-been-treated-how-do-doctors-determine-whether-its-a-new-tumor-or-the-spread-of-the-earlier-tumor/
Finding the ideal combination of targeted, hormonal and chemotherapeutic agents to treat HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer has been challenging researchers for decades. In tumors which lack expression of the human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2-), the use of regimens based on the administration of paclitaxel, a taxane, and bevacizumab, a humanized monoclonal antibody directed … Continue reading Combination treatment may be valuable therapeutic option for HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer
Women Leaders in advanced Cancer Research The Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO), in collaboration with Temple University’s College of Science and Technology, the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), and the Giovan Giacomo Giordano Foundation will host the medical conference “Women Leaders in Advanced Cancer Research” 9 A.M on Saturday, October 15th at the Marriot Wardman … Continue reading International Award Giovan Giacomo Giordano NIAF-Ethics and Creativity in medical research – Saturday, 9 A.M October 15th at the Marriot Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
International exchanges and collaborations are essential for the advancement of medicine. International speakers will highlight medical research across Italy and the United States, and beyond. Date: 23 September 2016 Time: 4:30 pm Location: Levin Building Auditorium, 425 S. University Avenue Philadelphia PA, 19104 For additional information write to email@example.com
A new study published in the Journal of Cellular Physiology (abstract) describes how inflammation that characterizes fatty tissue is one of the main microenvironment actors responsible for promoting cancer. The authors also describe the involvement of steroid hormones and others factors produced by adipose tissue in breast cancer development. The study, "Multifaceted breast cancer: the molecular … Continue reading The Complex Crosstalk Between Obesity & Breast Cancer
Dr. Antonio Giordano, Director of the Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine at Temple University, was invited as an expert in scientific research to evaluate the Advanced Centers for Chronic Disease in Chile, one of the most important among centers of excellence in scientific research, established at the Catholic University in Chile and … Continue reading Dr Antonio Giordano visits Medical Research institutions In Santiago Chile