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National Cancer Institute Director Neil Sharpless says mortality from delays in cancer screenings due to COVID19 pandemic could result in tens of thousands of extra deaths in next decade Reporter: Stephen J Williams, PhD UPDATED: 10/11/2021 Source: https://cancerletter.com/articles/20200619_1/ NCI Director’s Report Sharpless: COVID-19 expected to increase mortality by at least 10,000 deaths from breast and […]

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NCCN Shares Latest Expert Recommendations for Prostate Cancer in Spanish and Portuguese Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, Ph.D. Currently many biomedical texts and US government agency guidelines are only offered in English or only offered in different languages upon request. However Spanish is spoken in a majority of countries worldwide and medical text in that language […]

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Double Mutant PI3KA Found to Lead to Higher Oncogenic Signaling in Cancer Cells Curator: Stephen J. Williams, PhD PIK3CA (Phosphatidylinsitol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) 3-kinase catalytic subunit α) is one of the most frequently mutated oncogenes in various tumor types ([1] and http://www.sanger.ac.uk/genetics/CGP/cosmic). Oncogenic mutations leading to the overactivation of PIK3CA, especially in context in of inactivating […]

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Ethics Behind Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer: A Webinar by Laura Carfang of survivingbreastcancer.org Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, PhD The following are Notes from a Webinar sponsored by survivingbreastcancer.org  on March 12,2020. The webinar started with a brief introduction of attendees , most who are breast cancer survivors.  Survivingbreastcancer.org is an organization committed to supplying […]

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Showcase: How Deep Learning could help radiologists spend their time more efficiently Reporter and Curator: Dror Nir, PhD 3.5.2.3   Showcase: How Deep Learning could help radiologists spend their time more efficiently, Volume 2 (Volume Two: Latest in Genomics Methodologies for Therapeutics: Gene Editing, NGS and BioInformatics, Simulations and the Genome Ontology), Part 3: AI in […]

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Personalized Medicine, Omics, and Health Disparities in Cancer:  Can Personalized Medicine Help Reduce the Disparity Problem? Curator: Stephen J. Williams, PhD In a Science Perspectives article by Timothy Rebbeck, health disparities, specifically cancer disparities existing in the sub-Saharan African (SSA) nations, highlighting the cancer incidence disparities which exist compared with cancer incidence in high income […]

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Live Notes, Real Time Conference Coverage 2020 AACR Virtual Meeting April 28, 2020 Session on Early Detection and ctDNA 1:35 – 3:55 PM Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, PhD Introduction Alberto Bardelli circulating tumor DNA has been around but with NGS now we can have more specificity in analyzing ctDNA interest lately in using liquid biopsy to […]

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Google AI improves accuracy of reading mammograms, study finds Anne Stych, Staff Writer Jan 2, 2020, 10:28am EST Weinberg-Clark Photography Google CFO Ruth Porat has blogged about twice battling breast cancer. Artificial intelligence was often more accurate than radiologists in detecting breast cancer from mammograms in a study conducted by researchers using Google AI technology. […]

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Live Notes, Real Time Conference Coverage 2020 AACR Virtual Meeting April 28, 2020 Session on Evaluating Cancer Genomics from Normal Tissues Through Metastatic Disease 3:50 PM Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, PhD  Minisymposium: Evaluating Cancer Genomics from Normal Tissues through Evolution to Metastatic Disease Oncologic therapy shapes the fitness landscape of clonal hematopoiesis April 28, 2020, 4:10 […]

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Live Notes, Real Time Conference Coverage AACR 2020 #AACR20: Tuesday June 23, 2020 Noon-2:45 Educational Sessions

Live Notes, Real Time Conference Coverage AACR 2020: Tuesday June 23, 2020 Noon-2:45 Educational Sessions Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, PhD Follow Live in Real Time using #AACR20 @pharma_BI @AACR Register for FREE at https://www.aacr.org/   Presidential Address Elaine R Mardis, William N Hait DETAILS Welcome and introduction William N Hait   Improving diagnostic yield in pediatric cancer precision […]

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