Prostate cancer is cancer that occurs in the prostate. It is the most common cancer among men (after skin cancer). Unfortunately, metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) is still incurable.
Baloxavir marboxil, marketed as Xofluza, is a first-in-class, one-dose oral agent first approved by the FDA in 2018 for the treatment of acute, uncomplicated influenza in individuals 12 years and older, who have been symptomatic for less than 24 hours.
China is the country with the largest number of incidences and deaths from gastric cancer in the world. According to the latest global cancer data released by the World Health Organization International Agency for Research on Cancer (WHO IARC) in 2020, there are 1.089 million new cases of gastric cancer worldwide and 0.768 million deaths in 2020. There are 478,000 new cases of gastric cancer (43.9%) and 373,000 deaths from gastric cancer (48.5%) in China.
On March 1, 2021, the team of Xiaoping Yang from Hunan Normal University published an online research paper titled: Metformin targets Clusterin to control lipogenesis and inhibit the growth of bladder cancer cells through SREBP-1c/FASN axis in the Journal of Signal Transduction and Targeted Therapy.