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  • n. An estrogen receptor antagonist drug.


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  • Some had also been treated with tamoxifen, fulvestrant and chemotherapy.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Intentional environmental variations increase result validity in mouse testing LSUHSC researcher finds first inherited prostate cancer genetic mutation in African-American men Breast cancer drug fulvestrant appears more effective in the presence of CK8 and CK18

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  • The researchers had earlier discovered that NF - κB is over-expressed in cells that are resistant to tamoxifen-like drug, fulvestrant, was controlled by a protein (Bcl2) that is, itself, regulated by NF - κB.


  • Lombardi, the research team identified a key downstream regulator of sensitivity to fulvestrant - the protein IRF1.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • In this paper, Lombardi researchers identify a cytokine, a small protein called IFNγ, which appears to increase or even rescue sensitivity to fulvestrant.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • Center at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) identifies a potential new combination therapy to "rescue" treatment sensitivity to fulvestrant in estrogen receptor positive breast cancers.

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  • When cells were treated with both fulvestrant and IFNγ, Clarke and colleagues saw an increase in expression of IRF1, which resulted in increased apoptosis - or programmed cell death - of the cancer cells.

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  • Breast cancer cells stably overexpressing FKBPL became dependent on estrogen for their growth and were dramatically more sensitive to the anti-estrogens tamoxifen and fulvestrant.

    GEN News Highlights

  • Now, three years later, Michelle continues to receive Herceptin infusions every three weeks and the hormonal treatment Faslodex® (fulvestrant) every month.



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