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Radiosensitization of Renal Cell Carcinoma in vitro through the induction of autophagy

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Background and purpose: For patients diagnosed with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC), there are few therapeutic options. Radiation therapy is predominantly used to treat metastasis and has not proven effective in the adjuvant setting for renal cancer. Furthermore, RCC is resistant to standard cytotoxic chemotherapies. Targeted anti-angiogenics are the standard of care for RCC but are not curative. Newer agents, such as mTOR inhibitors and others that induce autophagy, h...

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Accepted
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Name:
Cancer Research UK
Grant:
19276
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Radiotherapy and Oncology More from this journal
Volume:
103
Issue:
3
Pages:
388-393
Publication date:
2012-04-30
Acceptance date:
2012-04-02
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ISSN:
0167-8140
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
326086
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pubs:326086
Deposit date:
2022-09-13

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