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Second line chemotherapy

second line chemotherapy

(Science: oncology) chemotherapy given for a tumour which has already failed to respond to a first chemotherapy regimen (called first line).


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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... aberrant cancer cell division and secondly, conventional chemotherapy drugs would be used to target and kill only the dividing cancer ... non-scientific topics and I am accustomed to debating my ideas on-line and so I’m quite comfortable inviting replies perhaps as helpful comments ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 11445

Re:

... will be affected too. Current way to stop the cancer progression is chemotherapy. it kills the cancer cells to spread or replicate. http://www.ask4biology.com/cell-biology/mutation ... but THAT system isn't functioning, and mutations accumulate in the cell line. I suspect that if you did a literature ...

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by Ahsmeah
Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:56 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
Replies: 6
Views: 10977

Therapeutic Regimens With Biologics

... this protein that is altered and then inserted into a selected cell line. The master cell banks, like fingerprints, are each unique and cannot ... biologics. Furthermore, with cancer drugs, they are used together with chemotherapy for their treatment regimens in many treatment centers, so the ...

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by quiact
Mon Mar 09, 2009 1:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Therapeutic Regimens With Biologics
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Views: 7852

How do you make a drug-resistant cell line? determine IC50?

Hi all, I am trying to study for chemotherapy resistance for two drugs. I was wondering if anyone knew the exact protocol for developing a drug resistant cell line. From the articles that I read they only say that drug resistant cell lines were produced ...

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by curious1
Tue Jan 30, 2007 6:29 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How do you make a drug-resistant cell line? determine IC50?
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Views: 2047

candida growth

my mother in law was being treated on chemotherapy for cancer and ended up with candida albicans toxicity. she was given expired TPN (Total Parental Nutrient) through central line at 1330 and her body temperature rised and she went into toxic shock. the hospital ...

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by askatoch
Mon Nov 14, 2005 3:55 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: candida growth
Replies: 3
Views: 7258


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