Kidney cancer

Common Name(s)

Kidney cancer, Renal cancer

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Following organizations serve the condition "Kidney cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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International WAGR Syndrome Association

Our mission is to promote international knowledge and awareness of WAGR syndrome and its complications and treatments, to stimulate research and to reach out to those affected by WAGR syndrome in an effort to improve their lives.

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Kidney Cancer Association

The Kidney Cancer Association strives to eliminate death and suffering from renal cancers.

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Stupid Cancer

Founded by and for young adult survivors, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation (i[2]y), is the nation's leading grassroots advocate for the next generation of cancer survivors and their caregivers in their late teens, 20s and 30s. A TIME Magazine Best 50 Website, we have helped bring the cause of 'young adult cancer' to the national spotlight and rallied a brand new generation of activists to give voice to our forgotten population. Our mission is to empower young adults affected by cancer.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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VHL Alliance

VHLA is dedicated to research, education, and support to improve awareness, diagnosis, treatment, and quality of life for those affected by VHL.

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Kidney cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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International WAGR Syndrome Association

Our mission is to promote international knowledge and awareness of WAGR syndrome and its complications and treatments, to stimulate research and to reach out to those affected by WAGR syndrome in an effort to improve their lives.

http://www.wagr.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Kidney Cancer Association

The Kidney Cancer Association strives to eliminate death and suffering from renal cancers.

http://kidneycancer.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Stupid Cancer

Founded by and for young adult survivors, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation (i[2]y), is the nation's leading grassroots advocate for the next generation of cancer survivors and their caregivers in their late teens, 20s and 30s. A TIME Magazine Best 50 Website, we have helped bring the cause of 'young adult cancer' to the national spotlight and rallied a brand new generation of activists to give voice to our forgotten population. Our mission is to empower young adults affected by cancer.

http://stupidcancer.org

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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VHL Alliance

VHLA is dedicated to research, education, and support to improve awareness, diagnosis, treatment, and quality of life for those affected by VHL.

http://www.vhl.org

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2015

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Kidney cancer" returned 383 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Risks of female genital tract related cancers (gynecological cancers) or breast cancer in women with and without chronic kidney disease: A population-based cohort study in Taiwan.
 

Author(s): Wen-Hsun Chang, Huann-Cheng Horng, Chang-Ching Yeh, Chao-Yu Guo, Yiing-Jeng Chou, Nicole Huang, Hsin-Yi Huang, Yi-Jen Chen, Wen-Ling Lee, Peng-Hui Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(12):e0157.

 

This article aims to test the hypothesis that the risk of female genital tract related cancer (gynecological cancer: GC) or breast cancer (BC) of women with chronic kidney disease (CKD) might be different from that of those women without CKD.A nationwide 17-year historic cohort study ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Association of chronic kidney disease with mortality risk in patients with lung cancer: a nationwide Taiwan population-based cohort study.
 

Author(s): Yu-Feng Wei, Jung-Yueh Chen, Ho-Shen Lee, Jiun-Ting Wu, Chi-Kuei Hsu, Yao-Chun Hsu

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Our population-based research aimed to clarify the association between chronic kidney disease (CKD) and mortality risk in patients with lung cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Phosphorylation and Ubiquitination Regulate Protein Phosphatase 5 Activity and Its Prosurvival Role in Kidney Cancer.
 

Author(s): Natela Dushukyan, Diana M Dunn, Rebecca A Sager, Mark R Woodford, David R Loiselle, Michael Daneshvar, Alexander J Baker-Williams, John D Chisholm, Andrew W Truman, Cara K Vaughan, Timothy A Haystead, Gennady Bratslavsky, Dimitra Bourboulia, Mehdi Mollapour

Journal: Cell Rep. 2017 Nov;21(7):1883-1895.

 

The serine/threonine protein phosphatase 5 (PP5) regulates multiple cellular signaling networks. A number of cellular factors, including heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90), promote the activation of PP5. However, it is unclear whether post-translational modifications also influence PP5 ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Kidney cancer" returned 79 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

High-dose fulvestrant as third-line endocrine therapy for breast cancer metastasis to the left kidney: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Dandan Xia, Huiyu Wang, Runjie Wang, Chaoying Liu, Junying Xu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(24):e11115.

 

Endocrine therapy plays an important role in the treatment of patients with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer. Renal metastasis of breast cancer is rare in clinical practice.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hereditary kidney cancer syndromes: Genetic disorders driven by alterations in metabolism and epigenome regulation.
 

Author(s): Hisashi Hasumi, Masahiro Yao

Journal: Cancer Sci.. 2018 Mar;109(3):581-586.

 

Although hereditary kidney cancer syndrome accounts for approximately five percent of all kidney cancers, the mechanistic insight into tumor development in these rare conditions has provided the foundation for the development of molecular targeting agents currently used for sporadic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The impact of metformin use on survival in kidney cancer patients with diabetes: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Yang Li, Liyi Hu, Qinghong Xia, Yongqiang Yuan, Yonghua Mi

Journal: Int Urol Nephrol. 2017 Jun;49(6):975-981.

 

The effects of metformin on the prognosis of kidney cancer patients with diabetes are in controversial. The present study is conducted to classify the association of metformin use with the survival of patients with kidney cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

UroCCR Database: French Research Network for Kidney Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Kidney Cancer

 

Last Updated: 20 Sep 2017

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Study of Activated Cytokine-induced Killer Armed With Bispecific Antibody for Advanced Kidney Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Advanced Kidney Cancer

 

Last Updated: 16 May 2018

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Last Updated: 14 Aug 2018

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