Sixty Years of CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians

@article{Gansler2010SixtyYO,
  title={Sixty Years of CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians},
  author={Ted Gansler and Patricia A. Ganz and Maurice Grant and Frederick L Greene and Prudence Johnstone and Mary Mahoney and Lisa A Newman and W. Oh and C. R. Thomas and Michael J. Thun and Andrew Julian Vickers and Richard C Wender and Otis W. Brawley},
  journal={CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians},
  year={2010},
  volume={60}
}
The first issue of CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians was published in November of 1950. On the 60th anniversary of that date, we briefly review several seminal contributions to oncology and cancer control published in our journal during its first decade. CA Cancer J Clin 2010. © 2010 American Cancer Society, Inc. 
A note from history: Landmarks in history of cancer, Part 6
TLDR
Although more advances were made in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancers than any other period in history, the overall mortality rate of patients with cancer remained high and unchanged.
Original Article Prognostic significance of interleukin 17 in cancer: a meta-analysis
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A systematic review and meta-analysis showed that IL-17 has the potential to become a novel prognostic marker in HCC, NSCLC and ESCC and could potentially help to monitor patients' prognosis and assess therapeutic efficacy in clinical treatment.
Prognostic significance of interleukin 17 in cancer: a meta-analysis.
  • X. Zhang, W. Weng, F. Sun
  • Biology, Medicine
    International journal of clinical and experimental medicine
  • 2014
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A meta-analysis showed that IL-17 has the potential to become a novel prognostic marker in HCC, NSCLC and ESCC, and could potentially help to monitor patients' prognosis and assess therapeutic efficacy in clinical treatment.
Higher expression of calcineurin predicts poor prognosis in unique subtype of ovarian cancer
TLDR
CN is upregulated in ovarian cancer tissues with later-stage and that the expression of CN, CA72–4, and CEA was remarkably associated with poor prognosis in unique subtype of ovarian cancer.
[Researche advances on CIK cells and their clinical use in lung cancer].
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The basic features and mechanism of CIK cells briefly are introduced, the researches ofCIK cells used in the clinical therapy for lung cancer are summarized and several problems that should be addressed before CIK Cells are widely applied to clinical patients are discussed.
Up-regulated Nrf 2 in colorectal carcinoma and predicts poor prognosis
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It was found that the expressions of Nrf2, Prdx6 and SOD2 proteins were higher in CRC tissues than in the adjacent non-neoplastic tissues, which resulted in poorer 5-year overall survival outcomes.
Diagnostic value of RASSF1A hypermethylation in colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis.
Bone Profiling Breast Cancer Patients at Parirenyatwa Radiotherapy Clinic, Zimbabwe
TLDR
Serum bone profile suggests that bone profiles could be a simple tool for assessing prognosis in breast cancer patients, though further research is needed in this setting.
High expression of PFTK1 in cancer cells predicts poor prognosis in colorectal cancer.
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PFTK1 may be a potential anticancer target and prognostic marker in patients with CRC, and Kaplan‑Meier OS rate and Cox regression analysis revealed that high P FTK1 expression level was an independent prognostic factor of CRC patients.
Comparison of FDG PET/CT and MRI in lymph node staging of endometrial cancer
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Diagnostic performance of FDG PET/CT was better than MRI for detecting metastatic lymph nodes in patients with endometrial cancer both by patient basis and lesion basis analyses.
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