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A Myc-driven oncogenic network controls prostate carcinogenesis A comprehensive analysis of infectious agents and prostate-infiltrating lymphocyte populations in men with prostate cancer A genomic screen for DNA hypermethylome in human cancer A protein microarray based approach to discovering novel signaling pathways contributing to cancer and viral pathogenesis A qualitative exploration of a faith -based cancer prevention intervention: The community partner perspective A systems biology approach to understanding endothelial cell phenotype selection and migration in gradients of VEGF Abrogation of PIK3CA or PIK3R1 reduces proliferation, migration, and invasion in glioblastoma multiforme cells Associations of cigarette smoking and arsenic exposure with TP53 gene alterations in bladder cancer Biodegradable drug-loaded mucus penetrating nanoparticles for lung cancer Biodegradable polymeric particles for local treatment of cervical and ovarian cancers Breast cancer risk and environmental factors---tobacco smoke and cooking fumes: A prospective cohort study of Shanghai women Cancer cell motility in three dimensions: The role of focal adhesion proteins, matrix metalloproteinases, and the extracellular matrix Cell morphology changes induce the expression of growth differentiation factor 15 (GDF15), a marker of metastasis Central line-associated blood stream infections in ambulatory pediatric oncology patients Characteristics and clinical consequences of glucocorticoid-induced hyperglycemia Characterization of a novel FLT3 inhibitor in acute myeloid leukemia Characterization of the ezrin-Chloride Intracellular Channel 4 interaction Controlling micro- and nano-environment of tumor and stem cells for novel research and therapy of brain cancer Controversy and cancer prevention: Media messages about the HPV vaccine Coordinate study of DNA methylation and chromatin accessibility reveals functional epigenetic alterations Deciphering the role of chromatin and Dnmt1 in maintaining DNA methylation and tumor suppressor gene silencing Development and application of a reporter-probe system based on the Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen Development and evaluation of quantitative Y-90 bremsstrahlung spect methods Development of novel adhesion and migration assays for cancer research Differential expression of Helios in regulatory T cells Elucidating the mechanisms of EBV lytic gene expression and cytotoxicity by protease inhibition Enhancement of DNA vaccine potency for tumor immunotherapy Epigenetic regulation by MYC: Oncogene-mediated changes in H3K27ME3 in prostate cancer Evaluating epithelial ovarian cancer grade using novel pathological and molecular-based techniques Exercise adherence and contamination in a randomized control trial of a home -based walking program among patients receiving active cancer treatment Exploitation of the cancer biomarker alpha methylacyl coenzyme A racemase for cancer imaging and therapeutics From cancer genetics to noninvasive molecular diagnostics Function and regulation of calcium and manganese homeostasis and signaling by secretory pathway calcium-ATPases Genetic variation and prostate cancer incidence and recurrence: How much is due to bias? Genetic variation in inflammation-related genes and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) Genomic and transcriptomic characterization of breast, colorectal, pancreatic, and brain cancers as well as anti-tumor agent, C. novyi-NT Histone acetyltransferase p300/CBP as a functionally significant target in melanoma Hormonal effects of bilateral oophorectomy on breast cancer risk and mortality Id1 promotes the oncogenic phenotype in melanoma and breast cancer Identification of a truncating mutation in HDAC2 and its role in regulating apoptotic response to HDACi Immune checkpoints in tumor infiltrating lymphocytes Immunological consequences of antibody-tumor antigen interactions on the development of potent anti-tumor immunity Investigating novel immunomodulatory roles of prostate-specific antigen Investigating the uptake of radiolabeled FIAU and the role of EBV kinases in enzyme-targeted radionuclide therapy LAH4: A novel cell-penetrating peptide for application in tumor immunotherapy Learning graphical models with limited observations of high-dimensional data MYC regulation of nucleotide metabolism Melanoma-specific gene expression is altered by a hypoxic microenvironment: Implications for therapy and radiosensitivity Mesothelin: A new target for immunization against pancreatic cancer Modeling cancer phenotypes with order statistics of transcript data Modulating self-reactive immune responses in auto- and tumor-immunity Molecular pathways linked to altered fatty acid metabolism in cancer cells Musculoskeletal outcomes after bone marrow transplantation NAC1, an actin-binding BTB/POZ protein in cancer cell cytokinesis and murine vertebral patterning Non-dominant CD8 T cell repertoire: Active players or bystanders in anti-tumor immunity? Notch Signaling in Brain Development and Cancer Notch signaling in mouse embryonic neural stem cell regulation and cancer Preclinical and clinical studies of Seneca Valley Virus, a therapeutically promising oncolytic picornavirus with neuroendocrine tropism Predictors of prognosis and therapy in early hepatocellular carcinoma Role of PD-1 and associated ligands in CD8+ T cell responses to self, microbial, and tumor antigens Single molecule analysis of circulating nucleic acid biomarkers for noninvasive cancer diagnostics Structure and function of wild-type and mutant phosphoinositide 3-kinase alpha Targeting carcinoma-associated fibroblasts (CAFs) with a fibroblast activation protein (FAP)-activated prodrug chemotherapy Targeting epigenetic changes in non-small cell lung cancer Targeting malignant B cell self-renewal and differentiation Terminal myeloid differentiation in vivo is induced by FLT3 inhibition in FLT3/ITD acute myeloid leukemia The association between patient-assessed quality of care and pain: Exploring racial and ethnic disparities The genomic aberration and biomarkers in human cancers The genomic landscapes of human cancer The integrated genomic analyses of human cancers The mechanics of cell-cell and cell-stroma interactions during cancer progression The migration and invasion of prostate fibroblasts: A potential contributor to prostate cancer metastasis The rational design of peptidyl based inhibitors of prostate-specific antigen The role of the epidermal growth factor receptor in esophageal adenocarcinoma The role of the polyamine catabolic enzymes spermine oxidase (SMO) and spermidine/spermine N1-acetyltransferase (SSAT) in the drug response of human non-small cell lung cancer cells The roles of Notch signaling in non-small cell lung cancer Tools for cancer drug discovery Understanding the role of androgen receptor signaling in breast cancer