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  • New M.D.Prof. Serdar Turhal - CV

    M.D.Prof. Serdar Turhal - CV

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    M.D. Prof. Nazım Serdar Turhal attended the University of California in San Francisco in 1987. Upon graduation in 1988, he completed a year of General Surgical training in Birmingham, Alabama and then went to Connecticut for training in Internal Medicine

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  • New Targeted Cancer Therapy

    Targeted Cancer Therapy

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    Find out about targeted cancer therapy at the Anadolu Medical Center. Targeted therapy for cancer includes drugs that block the growth and spread of cancer.

  • New Prof. M.D. Necdet Üskent - CV

    Prof. M.D. Necdet Üskent - CV

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    M.D. Prof. Necdet Üskent completed his Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University of Texas, Dallas, USA. He has attended the Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital, Royal Marsden and Royal Free Hospitals, in London, as visi

  • New Assoc. Prof. M.D. Yeşim Yıldırım - CV

    Assoc. Prof. M.D. Yeşim Yıldırım - CV

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    M.D. Assoc. Prof. Yeşim Yıldırım gained a scholarship from the Middle East Cancer Consortium during her fellowship in 2004, and attended an advanced training program in the field of oncology at the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, Israel. In 2005, she rece

  • New Cancer Management

    Cancer Management

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    Cancer is a disease of abnormal gene function. This means genetic changes like mutations, chromosomal breakages, duplication, and so forth can trigger cancer development. Studies show that patients with the same type of cancer can have very different outc

  • New What is new in colon cancer? Earlier Detection

    What is new in colon cancer? Earlier Detection

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    Colorectal cancer is much easier to treat effectively if it is found at a very early stage. CT colonography (also known as virtual colonoscopy) is a special type of CT scan that can find many colorectal polyps and cancers early, without requiring actual c

  • New How do Targeted Cancer Therapies work?

    How do Targeted Cancer Therapies work?

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    Targeted cancer therapies interfere with cancer cell division (proliferation) in different ways. Many of these therapies focus on proteins that are involved in cell signaling pathways, such as cell division, cell movement, and even cell death. By blocking

  • New How are Targeted Cancer Therapies developed?

    How are Targeted Cancer Therapies developed?

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    Once a target has been identified, a therapy must be developed. Most targeted therapies are either small-molecule drugs or monoclonal antibodies. Small-molecule drugs are typically able to diffuse into cells and can act on targets that are found inside th

  • New What was the first target for Targeted Cancer Therapy?

    What was the first target for Targeted Cancer Therapy?

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    The first molecular target for targeted cancer therapy was the cellular receptor for the female sex hormone estrogen, which many breast cancers require for growth.

  • New Some other Targeted Therapies in colon cancer

    Some other Targeted Therapies in colon cancer

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    Some other targeted therapies are: • Imatinib mesylate • Dasatinib • Nilotinib • Trastuzumab • Lapatinib • Gefitinib • Cetuximab • Panitumumab • Temsirolimus • Everolimus.

  • New What is new in colon cancer? Targeted therapy

    What is new in colon cancer? Targeted therapy

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    Several targeted therapies are already used to treat colorectal cancer, including bevacizumab,which is an angiogenezis inhibitor (Avastin), cetuximab (Erbitux),which is a Epidermal Growth Factor Inhibitor, and panitumumab (Vectibix). Targeted therapies ar

  • New Chemoprevention - Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

    Chemoprevention - Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

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    Learn about the chemoprevention treatment of colorectal cancer at Anadolu Medical Center and see how colon cancer treatment options lower the risk of cancer.