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Cancer Treatment

Improving chemotherapy health outcomes

January 10, 2019
Texas A&M researchers show why targeting a gene called RASSF1A can reduce the deleterious effects of malignant tumors during chemotherapy

A little-known enzyme might hold the key to cancer drug targeting

July 10, 2018
An enzyme overexpressed in cancer can be both a marker of the disease and a way to target the cancerous tumor

Epigenetic drug therapy offers possible epilepsy prevention

February 5, 2018
The next major step in treating or even curing epilepsy may come from cancer drugs

Restoring moisture to the mouth

September 20, 2016
How a Texas A&M researcher is working to improve quality of life for cancer survivors

Designing a better space for cancer care

July 25, 2016
Collaboration between Texas A&M researchers and architecture firm promises evidence-based designs for cancer centers

Ask the oncologist: What patients need to know about cancer

June 24, 2016
Beating cancer is a team effort

Follow-up oral care: The new normal for childhood cancer survivors

September 23, 2014

Today, because of advances in treatment, more than eight out of 10 children treated for cancer survive at least five years, most into adulthood. However, the same treatments that help these children survive can also cause immediate and late-term health effects, even in the mouth.