Tag: anthracycline

Anthracycline: A type of chemotherapy drug widely used to treat breast cancer. Examples include doxorubicin and epirubicin. Anthracyclines work primarily by inhibiting DNA replication in rapidly growing cancer cells. Anthracyclines also trigger cell death by damaging cell mitochondria.

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09/21/13
Trans fat consumption during Adriamycin chemotherapy could increase heart damage
05/30/12
Fish oil does not prevent Adriamycin-induced heart damage and might promote it
02/22/12
Selenium increases effectiveness of Taxol chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer
02/15/12
Grapes and other foods might help protect against Adriamycin-induced heart damage
12/15/11
Kaempferol protects against Adriamycin-induced heart damage
12/07/11
Modern chemotherapy reduces breast cancer death by about a third compared to no chemotherapy
12/01/11
Herceptin plus anthracycline chemotherapy greatly increases risk of heart damage
11/09/11
Curcumin reduces breast cancer resistance to treatment with Adriamycin (doxorubicin) chemotherapy
10/26/11
Resveratrol increases effectiveness of Taxotere (docetaxel) and Adriamycin (doxorubicin)
10/09/11
Low white blood cell count as a result of chemotherapy indicates the treatment is working
10/06/11
Non-anthracycline chemotherapy plus Herceptin is effective treatment for HER2+ breast cancer
10/03/11
Simultaneous chemotherapy plus radiation treatment reduces breast cancer recurrence
09/24/11
Caffeine may reduce the effectiveness of Adriamycin (doxorubicin) chemotherapy
09/22/11
Herceptin has reduced locoregional recurrence for HER2+ compared to triple negative breast cancer
07/11/11
Taking Celebrex might reduce the effectiveness of chemotherapy for breast cancer
04/27/11
Very low circulating coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) linked to increased breast cancer risk
11/08/10
Response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy depends on dosage and tumor type
11/03/10
Chemotherapy resistance is accompanied by increase in number of breast cancer stem cells
07/23/10
Outcomes of breast cancer under age 35 influenced by number of positive lymph nodes
04/22/10
Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) might increase risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
04/14/10
Predictors of failure to respond to neoadjuvant chemotherapy

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