15:24 , May 9, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Cancer

INDICATION: Prostate cancer Patient sample, cell culture and chicken embryo studies suggest inhibiting FZD8 could help treat prostate cancer. In patient samples, levels of FZD8 were higher in tumors than in adjacent normal prostate tissue. In...
22:06 , May 11, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Tools & Techniques

Stemming the tide

OncoMed’s bad April has all the hallmarks of a death knell for the once-promising technology of cancer stem cells, adding to the pile of preclinical breakthroughs that didn’t translate to the clinic. But many insiders...