December 1, 2014 – Cancer News Review

Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Director William Nelson discusses top cancer news during Deember, 2014.

Program notes:

0:27 Lasker Prize award
1:27 BRCA 1 and 2 mutations
2:28 Additional factors that influence
3:27 Analysis of mutations in prostate cancer
4:30 Step toward building genomic tool
5:01 Limitations of lung cancer screening
6:01 Cancers take up labeled glucose
7:02 Fungal infections may compromise
8:04 PSA can be elevated having nothing to do with cancer
9:20 End