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Drug, Bio-affecting And Body Treating Compositions > Immunoglobulin, Antiserum, Antibody, Or Antibody Fragment, Except Conjugate Or Complex Of The Same With Nonimmunoglobulin Material > Binds Eukaryotic Cell Or Component Thereof Or Substance Produced By Said Eukaryotic Cell (e.g., Honey, Etc.) > Cancer Cell

Cancer Cell

Cancer Cell patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

10/23/14 - 20140314792 - Method for the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of cancer metastasis
This study describes a method to determine the likelihood of the development of metastasis in a subject suffering from cancer, in addition to a method to design a customized therapy in a subject suffering from cancer, in particular breast, colon, lung, kidney and thyroid cancer, based on the determination of...

10/23/14 - 20140314793 - Biological materials and uses thereof
The invention provides binding molecules, including antibody molecules which selectively bind to a cell surface antigen of a target cell, and wherein the binding molecules, on binding the cell surface antigen, induce cell death of the target cell. There is also provided methods of and pharmaceutical compositions for cell death...

10/16/14 - 20140308299 - Combination immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer
Agonists to ICOS in combination with a blocking agent to a T cell inhibitory receptor (e.g., CTLA-4, PD-1, etc.) are demonstrated herein to be useful for the treatment of tumors....

10/16/14 - 20140308300 - Stabilized immune modulatory rna (simra) compounds for tlr7 and tlr8
The invention relates to the therapeutic use of stabilized oligoribonucleotides as immune modulatory agents for immune therapy applications. Specifically, the invention provides RNA based oligoribonucleotides with improved nuclease and RNase stability and that have immune modulatory activity through TLR7 and/or TLR8....

10/16/14 - 20140308301 - Cd44 monoclonal antibody for the treatment of b-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia and other hematological malignancies
Compositions including an antibody specific for CD44 are provided. These antibodies specifically bind to hematologic malignant cells. Methods to use the CD44 antibodies to target cells expressing CD44 for therapeutic and diagnostic purposes are also provided....

10/02/14 - 20140294862 - Methods of modulating the negative chemotaxis of immune cells
The current invention is directed to methods of inducing migration of an immune cell toward a cancer cell comprising inhibiting the activity of a chemorepellant released from the cancer cell....

09/25/14 - 20140286967 - Methods for the treatment and the prognostic assessment of malignant pleural mesothelioma
The present invention relates to methods for the treatment and the prognostic assessment of malignant pleural mesothelioma....

09/18/14 - 20140271683 - Therapeutic and diagnostic methods for manipulating phagocytosis through calreticulin and low density lipoprotein-related receptor
Therapeutic and diagnostic methods are provided, which methods relate to the expression of calreticulin on cancer cells and hematopoietic cells....

09/18/14 - 20140271684 - Pd-1 antibodies in combination with a cytokine-secreting cell and methods of use thereof
The present invention relates to a method of enhancing the anti-tumor response in a mammal. More particularly, the invention is concerned with combinations comprising a cytokine-secreting cell and an anti-PD-1 antibody, and methods of administering the combination for enhanced immune response to tumor cells in a patient with a cancer....

09/18/14 - 20140271685 - Internalizing human monoclonal antibodies targeting prostate and other cancer cells
In various embodiments various cancer specific antibodies and immunoconjugates are provided. In certain embodiments the antibodies specifically bind and are internalized into a prostate cancer cell, where the antibodies specifically binds cells that express or overexpress a CD46, and where the antibodies specifically bind sushi domain 1 of said CD46...

09/11/14 - 20140255430 - Methods and reagents for detection and treatment of esophageal metaplasia
The invention described herein relates to the treatment, detection, and diagnosis of various cancers, including esophageal or gastric adenocarcinoma and related metaplasias. The invention also includes a clonal population of Barrett's esophagus progenitor cells and methods of using them for the treatment, detection, and diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus....

09/11/14 - 20140255431 - Markers of acute myeloid leukemia stem cells
Markers of acute myeloid leukemia stem cells (AMLSC) are identified. The markers are differentially expressed in comparison with normal counterpart cells, and are useful as diagnostic and therapeutic targets....

09/11/14 - 20140255432 - Silvestrol, silvestrol analogs and uses thereof
Disclosed herein are treatment methods, vaccination methods, compositions, co-therapeutic methods, combination therapeutic compositions and kits comprising silvestrol and silvestrol analogs alone or in combination with therapeutic and preventative therapies. Disclosed herein are also methods, compositions and kits that can be used to treat cancer, viral infections, to modulate the immune...

09/04/14 - 20140248290 - Inhibition of cancer metastasis
P-Selectin on platelets and endothelium binds cell surface chondroitin sulfate (CS) proteoglycans, which are abundantly and stably expressed on the surface many cancer cells. Binding of the cancer cells through the CS moieties may be blocked to inhibit the interaction of cancer cells with platelets and endothelium. The present inventors...

09/04/14 - 20140248291 - Modulation of cellular migration
Methods, kits, and compositions are provided for addressing cancer through the interaction of bradykinin (BK) and the bradykinin-2-receptor (B2R). This interaction controls cellular invasion, as has been unexpectedly observed in glioma cells, A composition is provided for the treatment of cancer by disrupting this interaction using an inhibitor or BK...

09/04/14 - 20140248292 - Compositions and methods for treating cancer
The present invention relates to compositions and methods for treating cancer. In particular, the present invention relates to EpCAM-targeted immunotoxins and uses thereof in treating peritoneal cancers expressing EpCAM (e.g., colorectal, ovarian, and pancreatic cancer)....

09/04/14 - 20140248293 - Novel risk biomarkers for lung cancer
Methods and kits for determining a risk of a subject, or subjects for developing lung cancer is disclosed. The method comprises determining a level of catalytic activity of N-methylpurine DNA glycosylase (MPG), or apurinic/apyrimidinic endonuclease 1 (APE1), or both, or MPG and 8-oxoguanine DNA glycosylase (OGG1), or MPG and APE1...

09/04/14 - 20140248294 - Wnt4 and med12 for use in the diagnosis and treatment of tumor diseases
Provided are novel methods and compositions for the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of gynecological tumors, in particular uterine leiomyoma (UL). Furthermore, novel methods and compositions for the treatment of diseases characterized by an aberrant growth of mesenchymal stem cells and their descendants and for the treatment of pituitary and prostate...

08/28/14 - 20140242095 - Antibodies and antibody fragments targeting sirp-alpha and their use in treating hematologic cancers
The invention relates to modulating the SIRPα—CD47 interaction in order to treat hematological cancer and compounds therefor. In particular, there is also provided SIRPα antibodies and antibody fragments, preferably used for treating hematological cancer....

08/07/14 - 20140220043 - Gene signature for predicting prognosis of patients with solid tumors
Disclosed herein is a driver gene signature for predicting survival in patients with solid tumors, such as hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and breast cancer. The gene signature includes ten tumor-associated genes, SH2D4A, CCDC25, ELP3, DLC1, PROSC, SORBS3, HNRPD, PAQR3, PHF17 and DCK. A decrease in DNA copy number or mRNA expression...

07/31/14 - 20140212439 - Anti-epha2 antibody
The present invention provides an antibody which recognizes an epitope recognized by an antibody produced by a hybridoma SH348-1 (FERM BP-10836) or a hybridoma SH357-1 (FERM BP-10837), an antibody produced by the hybridoma SH348-1 or the hybridoma SH357-1, an antibody obtained by humanizing the antibody produced by the hybridoma SH348-1...

07/17/14 - 20140199330 - Protein involved in detection of cancer metastasis and a treatment thereof
Using phosphoproteomics, we profiled the phosphorylation levels of hundreds of proteins concurrently across an isogenic model of breast cancer metastasis. Among them is TRPV4, a calcium channel that we found to be overexpressed in invasive breast tumors compared to ductal carcinoma in situ, a pre-neoplastic lesion and normal tissues. TRPV4...

07/10/14 - 20140193432 - Anti-hdlk-1 antibody having an antitumor activity in vivo
The present invention provides: antibodies specifically reacting against hDlk-1 and having anti-tumor activity in vivo (anti-hDlk-1 antibodies, and in particular, humanized anti-hDlk-1 antibodies); fragments of the antibodies; hybridomas that produce the antibodies; a complex of the antibody or antibody fragment and an agent; a pharmaceutical composition, a tumor therapeutic agent,...

07/10/14 - 20140193433 - Bcma-based stratification and therapy for multiple myeloma patients
The present invention relates to methods for the stratification of a multiple myeloma (MM) patient comprising determining whether or not B-cells, preferably malignant B-cells of said patient express BCMA protein on their surface. Also, methods for selecting an antibody-based multiple myeloma (MM) therapy is based on whether or not BCMA...

07/10/14 - 20140193434 - Pharmaceutical composition for treatment and/or prophylaxis of cancer
It is intended to identify a cancer antigenic protein specifically expressed on the surface of cancer cells and to provide an antibody targeting the antigenic protein and use of the antibody as a therapeutic and/or preventive agent for cancer. The present invention provides an antibody or a fragment thereof which...

07/03/14 - 20140186374 - Manipulation of regulatory t cell and dc function by targeting neuritin gene using antibodies, agonists and antagonists
We demonstrate herein that neuritin controls the homeostasis of regulatory T cells in an antigen dependent manner. Based on this discovery, we describe herein the application of neuritin as a therapeutic agent to manipulate antigen specific regulatory T cells in various disease settings is described. Thus manipulation of Treg cells...

07/03/14 - 20140186375 - Combination of immuno gene therapy and chemotherapy for treatment of cancer and hyperproliferative diseases
Pharmaceutical compositions comprising a nucleic acid, a gene delivery polymer, and at least one adjunctive chemotherapeutic drug for the treatment of mammalian cancer or hyperproliferative disorders and methods of using thereof for the treatment of mammalian cancer or hyperproliferative disorders by intratumoral, intraperitoneal or systemic injection....

07/03/14 - 20140186376 - Compositions and methods for inhibiting ccl3
The present invention relates to the discovery that CCL3, through at least one of its receptors CCR1 and CCR5, plays a role in the pathologies associated with myeloid neoplasms. In various embodiments, the pathologies associated with myeloid neoplasms treatable by the compositions and methods of the invention described herein include,...

06/26/14 - 20140178409 - Sema5b peptides and vaccines including the same
As discussed in detail herein, isolated epitope peptides derived from SEMA5B bind to an HLA antigen and induce cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTL) and thus are suitable for use in the context of cancer immunotherapy, more particularly cancer vaccines. The inventive peptides encompass both the above mentioned amino acid sequences and...

06/12/14 - 20140161825 - Methods of treating acute myeloid leukemia by blocking cd47
Methods are provided to manipulate phagocytosis of cancer cells, including e.g. leukemias, solid tumors including carcinomas, etc....

06/12/14 - 20140161826 - Non-self t-cell epitope fused to an antibody that recognises a tumour-specific cell-surface receptor and uses thereof
A first composition comprising a ligand part being able to specifically bind to a target, the target being on a diseased cell of an organism, and an epitope part having a non-self epitope, or encoding a non-self epitope, the non-self epitope not naturally being encoded by the organism, wherein the...

06/05/14 - 20140154268 - Alpha5-beta1 antibodies and their uses
The present disclosure provides isolated monoclonal antibodies, particularly human monoclonal antibodies, or antigen binding portions thereof, that specifically bind to integrin α5β1 with high affinity. Nucleic acid molecules encoding the antibodies of the disclosure, expression vectors, host cells and methods for expressing the antibodies of the disclosure are also provided....

06/05/14 - 20140154269 - Targeted nanovectors and their use for treatment of brain tumors
In some embodiments, the invention pertains to therapeutic compositions for treating a brain tumor. Such therapeutic compositions generally comprise: (1) a nanovector; (2) an active agent associated with the nanovector with activity against brain tumor cells; and (3) a targeting agent associated with the nanovector with recognition activity for a...

05/08/14 - 20140127237 - Anti-mesothelin antibodies
This invention relates to the use of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies that specifically bind to and become internalized by mesothelin-positive cells and also induce an immune effector activity such as antibody dependent cellular cytotoxicity. The antibodies are useful in specific delivery of pharmacologic agents to mesothelin expressing cells as well...

05/08/14 - 20140127238 - Methods, systems and products for predicting response of tumor cells to a therapeutic agent and treating a patient according to the predicted response
The invention provides methods for treating patients which methods comprise methods for predicting responses of cells, such as tumor cells, to treatment with therapeutic agents. These methods involve measuring, in a sample of the cells, levels of one or more components of a cellular network and then computing a Network...

05/01/14 - 20140120116 - Treatment of cancer using smad3 inhibitor
The present invention resides in the discovery that Smad3, a key downstream mediator of TGF-β signaling, plays a critical role in development and progression of cancer. Thus, this application provides for a novel method of treating cancer by inhibiting Smad3 signaling, such as through administration of SIS3, an inhibitor of...

05/01/14 - 20140120117 - Treatment of tumors using specific anti-l1 antibody
The present invention relates to the anti-L1 monoclonal antibody 9.3 as well as to related antibodies or binding molecules and well as to the uses thereof, especially in tumor treatment....

04/17/14 - 20140105916 - Human c-fms antigen binding proteins
Antigen binding proteins that bind to human c-fms protein are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of c-fms to CSF-1, reduce monocyte migration into tumors, and reduce the accumulation of tumor-associated macrophages....

04/17/14 - 20140105917 - Frizzled-binding agents and uses thereof
Novel anti-cancer agents, including, but not limited to, antibodies and other polypeptides, that bind to human frizzled receptors are provided. Novel epitopes within the human frizzled receptors which are suitable as targets for anti-cancer agents are also identified. Methods of using the agents or antibodies, such as methods of using...

04/17/14 - 20140105918 - Method for the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of prostate cancer metastasis
The present invention relates to a method for the diagnosis or the prognosis of metastasis in prostate cancer which comprises determining if the c-MAF gene is amplified in a primary tumor sample. Likewise, the invention also relates to a method for the diagnosis or the prognosis of metastasis in prostate...

04/17/14 - 20140105919 - Synergistic inhibition of erbb2/erbb3 signal pathways in the treatment of cancer
Methods for treating tumors comprising cells overexpressing ErbB2 or ErbB3 are provided, and comprise inhibiting the biologic activity of one or more of ErbB2 and ErbB3 in the cells and inhibiting the expression or the biologic activity of a constituent of a signal pathway connected with ErbB2 or ErbB3 signaling....

04/10/14 - 20140099332 - Diagnostic assays and kits for detection of folate receptor 1
The invention generally relates to antibodies that bind to human folate receptor 1 and diagnostic assays for folate receptor 1-based therapies. Methods of using the antibodies to monitor therapy are further provided....

04/03/14 - 20140093521 - Therapeutic dll4 binding proteins
Improved DLL4 binding proteins are described, including antibodies, CDR-grafted antibodies, human antibodies, and DLL4 binding fragments thereof, proteins that bind DLL4 with high affinity, and DLL4 binding proteins that neutralize DLL4 activity. The DLL4 binding proteins are useful for treating or preventing cancers and tumors and especially for treating or...

03/27/14 - 20140086938 - Methods of inhibiting tumor growth using ttk antagonists
The present invention relates to methods for treating TTK positive breast cancers or soft-tissue sarcomas in a mammalian subject by administering a therapeutically effective amount of a TTK antagonist. The invention also provides compositions comprising a TTK antagonist and a HER-2 antagonist, as well as methods of diagnosing a basal-like...

03/27/14 - 20140086939 - Compositions and methods for detecting and treating cancer
The invention provides methods for detecting the presence of cancer initiating cells in a tissue, methods for identifying test agent for reducing cancer, and methods for reducing cancer in a subject. The invention's methods are applicable to any cancer, and in particular to liver cancer. The invention also provides the...

03/27/14 - 20140086940 - Herceptin® adjuvant therapy
The present application describes adjuvant therapy of nonmetastatic breast cancer using HERCEPTIN®....

03/20/14 - 20140079720 - Inhibitors of extracellular hsp90
The present invention describes inhibitors of extracellular Hsp90. The inhibition of extracellular Hsp90 leads to a reduction of the invasiveness of the tumor cells. Furthermore, the invention relates to the use of molecules inhibiting extracellular Hsp90 function for the manufacture of a medicament for the treatment or prevention of invasion...

02/27/14 - 20140056921 - Hepatocyte growth factor receptor antagonists and uses thereof
Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) receptor antagonists are provided. The HGF receptor antagonists include HGF receptor antibodies and fragments thereof. The HGF receptor antagonists can be employed to block binding of HGF to HGF receptors or substantially inhibit HGF receptor activation. The HGF receptor antagonists may be included in pharmaceutical compositions,...

02/27/14 - 20140056922 - Methods for using extracellular adenosine inhibitors and adenosine receptor inhibitors to enhance immune response and inflammation
A method is provided herein to increase an immune response to an antigen. The method includes administering an agent that inhibits extracellular adenosine or inhibits adenosine receptors. Also disclosed are methods to increase the efficacy of a vaccine and to increase an immune response to a tumor antigen or immune...

02/13/14 - 20140044739 - Cdim binding proteins and uses thereof
The present disclosure relates to Cell Death Inducing Molecule (“CDIM”) binding proteins and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. Particularly, the disclosure provides CDIM binding proteins that are useful in the selective depleting and killing of B cells, including neoplastic B cells as well as neoplastic cells that are not of B-cell origin...

02/13/14 - 20140044740 - Diagnostic and therapeutic targets for leukemia
The present invention relates to methods of identifying candidate compounds for the treatment of leukemia and diagnostic methods based on histone methylation and HoxA5 promoter activity....

02/13/14 - 20140044741 - B-type plexin antagonists and uses thereof
The present invention concerns the field of cancer therapy. In particular, it relates to an antagonist of a B-type plexin which prevents the interaction of the B-type plexin with ErbB-2 for use as a medicament, in particular, for treating metastasizing cancer. The present invention also contemplates a method for identifying...