One and two-year survival rates were 85 % and 50 %, respectively in the bevacizumab group compared to 74 % and 22 % in the other group. The researchers say that the results are encouraging and the merits of drug testing in a phase III trial.. Bevacizumab is a cancer treatment approved by the FDA for the treatment of advanced or metastatic colorectal, lung and breast cancer, and recurrent malignant glioblastoma, to treat a form of brain tumor. A small study by researchers at the NYU Cancer Institute suggests the drug may have a role in the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma. The treatment, which inhibits tumor growth by the formation of new glioblastoma patients at 24 glioblastoma patients , which may also be received radiation and concomitant chemotherapy, another 31 patients received similar treatments but without bevacizumab.

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Research in kidney stone to fruit flies the key to shaping to a treatment which was able to stop some day can keep to kidney stones from forming in people, a team from Mayo Clinic and the University of Glasgow Used. Only recently presenting the results for program of the Genetics Society of America Annual Meeting of.

For example, Dr. Romero team of identifies a gene which coded a protein transported to bow oxalate kidney. When this gene is genetically engineered flies received fewer stones. Romero and his colleagues have have now with this Gen. Target.