Archives for October 2013

EARLY DETECTION OF MUCINOUS AND GRANULOSE CELL TUMORS:WHAT INHIBINS YOU COULD KILL YOU!

Granulosa cell and mucinous epithelial tumors are rare types of ovarian cancer. Inhibins are a family of growth factors comprised of several different species that are secreted in ovarian follicles and are also produced by granulosa cell tumors and… [Learn More…]

Can’t Stand The Heat: Targeting Heat Shock Proteins In Glioblastomas.

HSPPC-96 is a prophage vaccine manufactured from a patient’s own tumor cells that targets tumor specific heat shock proteins (HSP). HSPs are proteins found in all types of cells. When cells are exposed to increased temperatures or other stresses,… [Learn More…]