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  1. Content type: Research article

    The aim of the present study is to assess efficacy and efficiency of Volumetric-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) technique in treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer in our institution and to report toxicity related to...

    Authors: Issam Lalya, El Amin Marnouche, Maghous Abdelhak, Noha Zaghba, Khalid Andaloussi, Mohamed Elmarjany, Laila Baddouh, Keltoum Dahmani, Khalid Hadadi, Hassan Sifat and Hamid Mansouri

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2017 10:112

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  2. Content type: Short Report

    Antineoplastic activity has been previously shown for two isomeric flavones, 5,7-dihydroxy-3,6,8-trimethoxy flavone (flavone A) and 3,5-dihydroxy-6,7,8-trimethoxy flavone (flavone B), against colon cancer cell...

    Authors: Crystal L. Whitted, Victoria E. Palau, Ruben D. Torrenegra, Oscar E. Rodriguez and Sam Harirforoosh

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2017 10:29

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  3. Content type: Case Report

    Male breast cancer is a rare event, accounting for approximately 1% of all breast carcinomas. Although men with breast cancer had poorer survival when compared with women, data on prognosis principally derive ...

    Authors: Z. Ballatore, M. Pistelli, N. Battelli, A. Pagliacci, M. De Lisa, R. Berardi and S. Cascinu

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:497

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Both abiraterone acetate (AA) and enzalutamide are promising agents for patients with pre- and post-chemotherapy metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC). Several retrospective analysis suggeste...

    Authors: Yoko Yamada, Nobuaki Matsubara, Ken-ichi Tabata, Takefumi Satoh, Naoto Kamiya, Hiroyoshi Suzuki, Takashi Kawahara, Hiroji Uemura, Akihiro Yano and Satoru Kawakami

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:471

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Systemic chemotherapy with gemcitabine and cisplatin is standard of care for patients with metastatic urothelial bladder cancer. However, resistance formation is common after initial response. The protein Src ...

    Authors: Stefan Vallo, Martin Michaelis, Kilian M. Gust, Peter C. Black, Florian Rothweiler, Hans-Michael Kvasnicka, Roman A. Blaheta, Maximilian P. Brandt, Felix Wezel, Axel Haferkamp and Jindrich Cinatl Jr.

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:454

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  6. Content type: Research article

    The Danish Neuro-Oncology Registry (DNOR) is a nationwide clinical cancer database that has prospectively registered data on patients with gliomas since January 2009. The purpose of this study was to describe ...

    Authors: Steinbjørn Hansen, Jan Nielsen, René J. Laursen, Birthe Krogh Rasmussen, Bente Mertz Nørgård, Kim Oren Gradel and Rikke Guldberg

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:425

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  7. Content type: Case Report

    Cowden syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder with a predisposition to multiple benign and malignant tumors. In our patient, in addition to breast and endometrial malignancies as well as facial trichilemmo...

    Authors: Maria Angela Gosein, Dylan Narinesingh, Cemonne Ann-Alicia Celeste Nixon, Sanjeeva Reddy Goli, Paramanand Maharaj and Alexander Sinanan

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:388

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  8. Content type: Case Report

    Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma is a rare tumour with clinical behaviour covering a spectrum from indolent to aggressive disease. Treatment recommendations are currently based on case reports and small serie...

    Authors: Charlotte R. Lemech, Rachel Williams, Stephen R. Thompson, Brian McCaughan and Melvin Chin

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:386

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  9. Content type: Case Report

    The gastrointestinal tract is a relatively common involvement site in lymphoma and, in such cases, intestinal perforation is a concern before and during chemotherapy. The prediction of intestinal perforation p...

    Authors: Osamu Imataki, Kohei Shiroshita, Shumpei Uchida, Jun-ichiro Kida, Shintaro Akamoto and Makiko Uemura

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:308

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  10. Content type: Research article

    BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes explain a large part of hereditary breast cancer. Several studies have shown that BRCA1 and BRCA2 tumors exhibit some specific morphological and immunohistochemic...

    Authors: Hassan Jouhadi, Amal Tazzite, Houssine Azeddoug, Asmâa Naim, Sellama Nadifi and Abdellatif Benider

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:248

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  11. Content type: Short Report

    African Americans (AA) have a higher prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis (Tv) infection and a higher prostate (PC) risk. Past studies suggest an association between Tv seropositivity and PC, and therefore we pros...

    Authors: Jay H. Fowke, Xijing Han, J. F. Alderete, Kelvin A. Moses, Lisa B. Signorello and William J. Blot

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:224

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  12. Content type: Research article

    Ovarian cancer is the most lethal gynecologic malignancy and it represents third most common malignancy in Karachi (after breast and oral cancer). Due to lack of well established cancer registry in our country...

    Authors: Atif Ali Hashmi, Zubaida Fida Hussain, Aneel Roy Bhagwani, Muhammad Muzzammil Edhi, Naveen Faridi, Syed Danish Hussain and Mehmood Khan

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:205

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  13. Content type: Research article

    Advanced biliary tract carcinomas are associated with a poor prognosis, and palliative chemotherapy has only modest benefit. This multi-centre phase II study was conducted to determine the efficacy of capecita...

    Authors: J. S. Graham, K. Boyd, F. Y. Coxon, L. R. Wall, M. M. Eatock, T. S. Maughan, M. Highley, E. Soulis, S. Harden, P. Bützberger-Zimmerli and T. R. J. Evans

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:161

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  14. Content type: Research article

    Familial cancer includes some types of cancer aggregation without a well-defined inheritance pattern. Cancer genetics is an essential component of clinical practice in oncology. In Brazil, breast cancer is th...

    Authors: Maria Hilda Araújo Ribeiro, Marcos Antonio Custódio Neto da Silva, Walbert Edson Muniz Filho, Anna Cyntia Brandão Nascimento, Rodrigo Duart Martins Souza, Carlos Eduardo Everton Machado, Dulcelena Ferreira Silva, Geusa Felipa de Barros Bezerra, Graça Maria de Castro Viana and Maria do Desterro Soares Brandão Nascimento

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:155

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  15. Content type: Research

    Based on promising preclinical data, ketogenic diets (KDs) have been proposed as supplementary measures for cancer patients undergoing standard-of-care therapy. However, data is still scarce on the tolerabilit...

    Authors: Rainer J. Klement and Reinhart A. Sweeney

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:143

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  16. Content type: Research article

    Despite advances in targeted therapy for lung cancer, survival for patients remains poor and lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide. The type I insulin-like growth factor rece...

    Authors: S. Elizabeth Franks, Robert A. Jones, Ritesh Briah, Payton Murray and Roger A. Moorehead

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:134

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  17. Content type: Case Report

    Maffucci syndrome is characterized by the sporadic occurrence of multiple enchondromas together with multiple hemangiomas. Patients with Maffucci syndrome are at increased risk of developing different kinds of...

    Authors: Olga Prokopchuk, Stephanie Andres, Karen Becker, Konstantin Holzapfel, Daniel Hartmann and Helmut Friess

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:126

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  18. Content type: Research article

    The tumor cells were needed to rearrange the extracellular matrix (ECM) and reorganize their cytoskeleton to facilitate the cell motility during the tumor invasion. The proinflammatory cytokine interleukin-17A...

    Authors: Takuma Sakurai, Daigo Yoshiga, Wataru Ariyoshi, Toshinori Okinaga, Hiroyasu Kiyomiya, Junya Furuta, Izumi Yoshioka, Kazuhiro Tominaga and Tatsuji Nishihara

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:68

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  19. Content type: Case Report

    Invasive papillary carcinoma is a rare type of invasive ductal carcinoma. Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy is now considered as an optional therapy for postmenopausal women with hormone receptor-positive breast c...

    Authors: Chiaki Saita, Risa Goto, Tomoyuki Aruga, Nami Idera, Yayoi Honda, Kazumi Horiguchi, Hiromi Miyamoto, Shinichiro Horiguchi, Toshinari Yamashita and Katsumasa Kuroi

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:46

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