Latest CAT publications
Here you can access the latest research on CAT via a customised feed of abstracts of clinical papers published on PubMed. The combination of search terms providing the feed below is ‘cancer AND thrombosis’. This channel is sorted chronologically. To see more information about a given paper, click the ‘Preview Abstract’ button below, and this will reveal an expanded abstract.
Cardiovascular Complications Associated with Contemporary Lung Cancer Treatments
Lung cancer is the most common form of cancer in humans and the leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide. Traditionally, lung cancer has been diagnosed as either small cell lung cancer (SCLC) or non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However, recent developments in molecular pathology have revolutionized the diagnosis and treatment of the disease, thus improving patient prognosis and increasing the number of survivors. In advanced NSCLC cases, molecularly targeted drugs for patients with...Read more
Inflammation, Infection and Venous Thromboembolism
The association between inflammation, infection, and venous thrombosis has long been recognized; yet, only in the last decades have we begun to understand the mechanisms through which the immune and coagulation systems interact and reciprocally regulate one another. These interconnected networks mount an effective response to injury and pathogen invasion, but if unregulated can result in pathological thrombosis and organ damage. Neutrophils, monocytes, and platelets interact with each other and...Read more