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Pharmaceutical combination of pazopanib and topotecan to treat neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma, and rhabdomyosarcoma in a human
R Kumar, S Baruchel – US Patent 8,709,420, 2014
Abstract: The present invention relates to methods of treating neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma,
and rhabdomyosarcoma in a human and to pharmaceutical combinations useful in such
treatment. In particular, the method relates to a neuroblastoma treatment method that …
NOTE: I rarely post Patent Information but this one is of importance to our Rhabdo Community [Alan]

Head and Neck Rhabdomyosarcoma in Adults
Y Wu, C Li, Y Zhong, W Guo, G Ren – Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2014
Aim: The purpose of this study was to explore the treatment and prognosis of head and neck
rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) in adults. Methods: Fifty-nine patients with head and neck RMS
in adults (AHNRMS) treated in one institution were selected. Multivariate analysis was …

Application of nuclear medicine to achieve less invasive surgery of malignant solid tumors in children
R Hotta, T Fujimura, N Shimojima, T Nakahara… – Pediatrics International, 2014
… diseases. The aim of this is to investigate the feasibility of application of nuclear medicine in
surgery for neuroblastoma (NB) or rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) in children. … 5 Keywords:
Neuroblastoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, radioguided surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, children …

Non-activated plasma-derived PC improves amputation rate of children undergoing sepsis
A Piccin, A O’Marcaigh, C Mc Mahon, C Murphy… – Thrombosis Research, 2014
… Twenty-one patients (70%) had a diagnosis of Neisseriae Meningitides sepsis, one (3%)
Streptococcus Pneumoniae sepsis, four (13%) had acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), two
patients (6%) rhabdomyosarcoma, one patient (3%) Langerhans cells histiocytosis (LCH) and …

A Neonate with Indurate Dermal Papules and Nodules
and Pneumonia: a Case Report

B Gharib, M Almasi, S Esmaeili, S Sotoudeh… – Acta Medica Iranica, 2014
… consultation was requested. The pediatrics dermatologist suggested that a skin biopsy
should be performed and diagnosis of TORCH, leukemia, rhabdomyosarcoma,
metastasis and neuroblastoma should be considered. The lab ..

The Proto-Oncoprotein c-Cbl Protects Cells against Oxidative Stress by Down-Regulating Apoptosis and is Highly Expressed in Several Cancers
S Yakoub, N El-Chami, K Kaszas, M Malek… – J Cancer Sci Ther, 2014
… Similar results were found in LNCaPs. c-Cbl down-regulates the activation of the apoptotic
ASK1-p38MAPK stress pathway. c-Cbl is overexpressed in prostate, ovary, uterus, brain,
lung, colon, rectum adenocarcinoma and in rhabdomyosarcoma. …

Synthetic lethality by co-targeting mitochondrial apoptosis and PI3K/Akt/mTOR signaling
S Fulda – Mitochondrion, 2014
… Chresta et al., 2010). A recent screen of potential synergistic combinations revealed
that AZD8055 acts in concert with ABT-737 to trigger apoptosis in rhabdomyosarcoma
cells (Preuss et al., 2013). This cooperative drug interaction …

Oral and dental late effects in survivors of childhood cancer: a Children’s Oncology Group report
KE Effinger, CA Migliorati, MM Hudson, KP McMullen… – Supportive Care in Cancer, 2014
… order to Fig. 1 Hypodontia (yellow stars) and root malformation (red arrows) in a
5-year old treated for sinus rhabdomyosarcoma with chemotherapy and radiation
at age 2 years with recurrence 1 year later. Dental caries (blue …

Safety profile of long-term intraventricular access devices in pediatric patients receiving radioimmunotherapy for central nervous system malignancies
K Kramer, M Smith, MM Souweidane – Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 2014
… Diagnoses of primary CNS tumors included medulloblastoma, medullomyoblastoma, atypical
teratoid rhabdoid tumor, ETANTR, chordoma, and anaplastic ependymoma; tumors metastatic
to the CNS included neuroblastoma, retinoblastoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, and melanoma …

Measurements of the neutron dose equivalent for various radiation qualities, treatment machines and delivery techniques in radiation therapy
RA Hälg, J Besserer, M Boschung, S Mayer, AJ Lomax… – Physics in Medicine and …, 2014
… quality. ↑ Close. 2. Methods and materials. The clinical setup of the study was the
curative irradiation of a rhabdomyosarcoma of the prostate for an adolescent patient,
who was represented by an Alderson–Rando phantom. The …

PAX3 gene deletion detected by microarray analysis in a girl with hearing loss

M Drozniewska, O Haus – Molecular Cytogenetics, 2014
… of the transcription factors family [4-6]. In humans, constitutional mutations of PAX3 lead to
Waardenburg syndrome (WS) or Craniofacial-deafness-hand (CFDS) syndrome [1,7]. Acquired
mutations or rearrangements of PAX3 may cause alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma [5]. PAX3 …

on Page and Screen: Chris Millard’s “Four Diamonds”
KJ Harty – King Arthur’s Modern Return, 2014
… life-threatening situation. Raptenahad is a personification of Chris Millard’s cancer:
the technical name for the form of nasal cancer from which the boy suffers is
Rhabdomyosarcoma. The quests of Squire Page 222. The Return …

Value of magnetic resonance imaging including dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in differentiation between inverted papilloma and malignant …
W Xinyan, Z Zhengyu, C Xiaoli, L Jing, X Junfang – Chinese Medical Journal, 2014
… malignant tumors included 13 lymphomas, 7 squamous cell carcinomas, 7 olfactory
neuroblastomas, 5 adenoid cystic carcinomas, 5 malignant melanomas, 2 adenocarcinomas,
1 fibroblastic sarcoma, 1 malignant schwannoma, 1 embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, 1 malignant …