1. Articles in category: Treatment

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    1. Phase I trial of anti-GD2 monoclonal antibody hu3F8 plus GM-CSF: Impact of body weight, immunogenicity and anti-GD2 response on pharmacokinetics and survival.

      Phase I trial of anti-GD2 monoclonal antibody hu3F8 plus GM-CSF: Impact of body weight, immunogenicity and anti-GD2 response on pharmacokinetics and survival.

      Oncoimmunology. 2017;6(11):e1358331

      Authors: Cheung IY, Kushner BH, Modak S, Basu EM, Roberts SS, Cheung NV

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      Mentions: Antibody
    2. Metronomic therapy has low toxicity and is as effective as current standard treatment for recurrent high-risk neuroblastoma.

      Metronomic therapy has low toxicity and is as effective as current standard treatment for recurrent high-risk neuroblastoma.

      Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 Nov 17;:1-12

      Authors: Berthold F, Hömberg M, Proleskovskaya I, Mazanek P, Belogurova M, Ernst A, Sterba J

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      Mentions: Treatment MYCN
    3. PD-1 blockade augments anti-neuroblastoma immune response induced by anti-GD2 antibody ch14.18/CHO.

      PD-1 blockade augments anti-neuroblastoma immune response induced by anti-GD2 antibody ch14.18/CHO.

      Oncoimmunology. 2017;6(10):e1343775

      Authors: Siebert N, Zumpe M, Jüttner M, Troschke-Meurer S, Lode HN

      Abstract Immunotherapy with anti-GD2 antibody (Ab) ch14.18/CHO is effective for treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma (NB) patients and is mainly based on GD2-specific Ab-dependent cellular cytotoxicity (ADCC).

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    4. The Presence of ALK Alterations and Clinical Relevance of Crizotinib Treatment in Pediatric Solid Tumors.

      The Presence of ALK Alterations and Clinical Relevance of Crizotinib Treatment in Pediatric Solid Tumors.

      Pathol Oncol Res. 2017 Oct 28;:

      Authors: Felkai L, Bánusz R, Kovalszky I, Sápi Z, Garami M, Papp G, Karászi K, Varga E, Csóka M

      Abstract Soft tissue sarcomas (STS) and neuroblastomas (NBL), are childhood malignancies still associated with poor prognoses despite the overall improvement in childhood tumor survival of the past decades.

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      Mentions: Treatment ALK
    5. Therapeutic Innovations for Targeting Childhood Neuroblastoma: Implications of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor System.

      Therapeutic Innovations for Targeting Childhood Neuroblastoma: Implications of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor System.

      Anticancer Res. 2017 11;37(11):5911-5918

      Authors: Berger M, VON Schweinitz D

      Abstract Neuroblastoma is the most common solid extracranial malignant tumor in children. Despite recent advances in the treatment of this heterogenous tumor with surgery and chemotherapy, the prognosis in advanced stages remains poor.

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    6. Emerging and investigational therapies for neuroblastoma.

      Emerging and investigational therapies for neuroblastoma.

      Expert Opin Orphan Drugs. 2017;5(4):355-368

      Authors: Applebaum MA, Desai AV, Glade Bender JL, Cohn SL

      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Treatment for children with clinically aggressive, high-risk neuroblastoma remains challenging. Less than 50% of patients with high-risk neuroblastoma will survive long-term with current therapies, and survivors are at risk for serious treatment-related late toxicities.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    7. Treatment and survival of childhood neuroblastoma: Evidence from a population-based study in the United States.

      Treatment and survival of childhood neuroblastoma: Evidence from a population-based study in the United States.

      Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 Oct 17;:1-11

      Authors: Coughlan D, Gianferante M, Lynch CF, Stevens JL, Harlan LC

      Abstract BACKGROUND: Childhood neuroblastoma describes a heterogeneous group of extracranial solid tumors, that are treated per risk profile. We sought to describe treatment patterns and survival using population-based data from throughout the United States.

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      Mentions: Treatment COG MYCN
    8. Diet, exercise modifications can have ‘tremendous impact’ on pediatric cancer outcomes

      Joya Chandra Keri Schadler Diet and exercise may improve treatment outcomes among pediatric patients with cancer, according to a study conducted at The University of Texas MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital. In addition, introducing energy balance interventions may reduce the risk for late effects during survivorship. Researchers at MD Anderson reviewed 67 pediatric oncology studies to evaluate the relationship between diet and exercise.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    9. Kinome expression profiling of human neuroblastoma tumors identifies potential drug targets for ultra high-risk patients.

      Kinome expression profiling of human neuroblastoma tumors identifies potential drug targets for ultra high-risk patients.

      Carcinogenesis. 2017 Aug 29;:

      Authors: Russo R, Cimmino F, Pezone L, Manna F, Avitabile M, Langella C, Koster J, Casale F, Raia M, Viola G, Fischer M, Iolascon A, Capasso M

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    10. A Cell-Cycle "Safe Space" for Surviving Chemotherapy.

      A Cell-Cycle "Safe Space" for Surviving Chemotherapy.

      Cell Syst. 2017 Sep 27;5(3):161-162

      Authors: Arora M, Spencer SL

      Abstract Live-cell imaging demonstrates that a subset of neuroblastoma cells evades chemotherapy-induced death if they are in early G1 phase of the cell cycle at the time of drug treatment and have sufficiently high levels of MYCN.

      PMID: 28957649 [PubMed - in process]

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    11. Sequential actions of immune effector cells induced by viral activation of dendritic cells to eliminate murine neuroblastoma.

      Sequential actions of immune effector cells induced by viral activation of dendritic cells to eliminate murine neuroblastoma.

      J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Aug 26;:

      Authors: Kawakubo N, Tanaka S, Kinoshita Y, Tajiri T, Yonemitsu Y, Taguchi T

      Abstract PURPOSE: In preclinical trails, we reported the antitumor effect of dendritic cells activated with Sendai virus (rSeV/DC) combined with γ-irradiation against neuroblastoma.

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    12. Therapeutic plasma exchange for a case of refractory opsoclonus myoclonus ataxia syndrome

      Opsoclonus myoclonus ataxia syndrome (OMAS) can be refractory to standard therapies and devastating. Alternative treatments are imperative. A 14-month-old male diagnosed with neuroblastoma and paraneoplastic OMAS achieved complete cancer remission with chemotherapy. The OMAS, however, persisted over the subsequent 4 years despite numerous immune-modulatory and immunosuppressive therapies.

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    13. Investigational drugs in phase II clinical trials for the treatment of neuroblastoma.

      Investigational drugs in phase II clinical trials for the treatment of neuroblastoma.

      Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 2017 Sep 14;:

      Authors: Amoroso L, Haupt R, Garaventa A, Ponzoni M

      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Neuroblastoma (NB) is an embryonal tumor originating from undifferentiated neural crest cell, highly heterogeneous ranging from spontaneous regression to progression despite multimodal treatments.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    14. Therapy-related Acute Leukemia With Mixed Phenotype and Novel t(1: 6)(q25;p23) After Treatment for High-risk Neuroblastoma.

      Therapy-related Acute Leukemia With Mixed Phenotype and Novel t(1: 6)(q25;p23) After Treatment for High-risk Neuroblastoma.

      J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 Sep 08;:

      Authors: Whittle SB, Punia JN, López-Terrada D, Gaikwad A, Hampton OA, Heczey A

      Abstract Neuroblastoma is the most common extracranial malignancy of childhood.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    15. Prolonged Isotretinoin in Ultra High-Risk Neuroblastoma.

      Prolonged Isotretinoin in Ultra High-Risk Neuroblastoma.

      J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 Jan;39(1):e33-e35

      Authors: Cash T, Alazraki A, Qayed M, Katzenstein HM

      Abstract Patients with high-risk neuroblastoma remain a therapeutic challenge with significant numbers of patients failing to respond sufficiently to initial therapy. These patients with poor response to induction are considered as ultra high-risk and are in need of novel treatment strategies.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    16. Study shows incisionless surgery with MR-HIFU effective in destroying painful bone tumors

      Study shows incisionless surgery with MR-HIFU effective in destroying painful bone tumors

      Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National Health System have completed a clinical trial that demonstrates how osteoid osteoma, a benign but painful bone tumor that commonly occurs in children and young adults, can be safely and successfully treated using an incisionless surgery method called magnetic resonance-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (MR-HIFU).

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      Mentions: Surgery
    17. Deletion of 11q in neuroblastomas drives sensitivity to PARP inhibition.

      Deletion of 11q in neuroblastomas drives sensitivity to PARP inhibition.

      Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Aug 22;:

      Authors: Sanmartín E, Muñoz L, Piqueras M, Sirerol JA, Berlanga P, Cañete A, Castel V, Font de Mora J

      Abstract PURPOSE: Despite advances in multimodal therapy, neuroblastomas with hemizygous deletion in chromosome 11q (20-30%) undergo consecutive recurrences with poor outcome.

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    18. p53 non-genotoxic activation and mTORC1 inhibition lead to effective combination for neuroblastoma therapy.

      p53 non-genotoxic activation and mTORC1 inhibition lead to effective combination for neuroblastoma therapy.

      Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Aug 18;:

      Authors: Moreno-Smith M, Lakoma A, Chen Z, Tao L, Scorsone KA, Schild L, Aviles-Padilla K, Nikzad R, Zhang Y, Chakraborty R, Molenaar JJ, Vasudevan S, Sheehan V, Kim ES, Paust S, Shohet JM, Barbieri E

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    19. RACE for Children Act Becomes Law!

      RACE for Children Act Becomes Law!

      WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, the RACE for Children Act became law, ensuring that novel and exciting new cancer drugs will now be developed not only for adults, but also for children with cancer. Nancy Goodman, CEO of Kids v Cancer stated, "One of the greatest...

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    20. Research Suggests Turmeric Could Help Fight Cancer in Infants

      Research Suggests Turmeric Could Help Fight Cancer in Infants

      Jessica Miley Turmeric, the spice commonly associated with Indian cooking, has been used by researchers as a treatment for infants with cancer. Neuroblastoma is the most common cancer in infants, affecting 1 in every 7000 children. 90% of the cases of neuroblastoma is found in children under the age of 5, it is a rarely diagnosed in adults.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    21. Longitudinal parental preferences for late effects communication during cancer treatment

      Few studies have investigated parent preferences for late effects communication during pediatric cancer treatment. We used questionnaire data to assess whether parental preferences for late effects information change over the year after diagnosis. Most parents found this information to be very/extremely important at baseline, assessed soon after diagnosis, (94%, 153/162), 4 months (91%, 147/162), and 12 months (96%, 156/163).

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