International Journal of Cancer

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Editor-in-Chief: Professor Peter Lichter, DKFZ, Germany

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2016 (Volume 139)

December (Issue 12)

A splicing variant of TERT identified by GWAS interacts with menopausal estrogen therapy in risk of ovarian cancer
Alice W. Lee, Ashley Bomkamp, Elisa V. Bandera, Allan Jensen, Susan J. Ramus, Marc T. Goodman, Mary Anne Rossing, Francesmary Modugno, Kirsten B. Moysich, Jenny Chang-Claude, Anja Rudolph, Aleksandra Gentry-Maharaj, Kathryn L. Terry, Simon A. Gayther, Daniel W. Cramer, Jennifer A. Doherty, Joellen M. Schildkraut, Susanne K. Kjaer, Roberta B. Ness, Usha Menon, Andrew Berchuck, Bhramar Mukherjee, Lynda Roman, Paul D. Pharoah, Georgia Chenevix-Trench, Sara Olson, Estrid Hogdall, Anna H. Wu, Malcolm C. Pike, Daniel O. Stram, Celeste Leigh Pearce and for the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium

December (Issue 11)

Cell autonomous or systemic EGFR blockade alters the immune-environment in squamous cell carcinomas
Francesca Mascia, Derek T. Schloemann, Christophe Cataisson, Katherine M. McKinnon, Ludmila Krymskaya, Karen M. Wolcott and Stuart H. Yuspa

November (Issue 10)

A prospective study of dietary patterns and cancer mortality among Blacks and Whites in the REGARDS cohort
Tomi Akinyemiju, Justin Xavier Moore, Maria Pisu, Susan G. Lakoski, James Shikany, Michael Goodman and Suzanne E. Judd

November (Issue 9)

OTX015 (MK-8628), a novel BET inhibitor, displays in vitro and in vivo antitumor effects alone and in combination with conventional therapies in glioblastoma models
Caroline Berenguer-Daiz, Lucile Astorgues-Xerri, Elodie Odore, Mylène Cayol, Esteban Cvitkovic, Kay Noel, Mohamed Bekradda, Sarah MacKenzie, Keyvan Rezai, François Lokiec, Maria E. Riveiro and L’Houcine Ouafik

October (Issue 8)

Fibroblast recruitment as a tool for ovarian cancer detection and targeted therapy
Roni Oren, Yoseph Addadi, Lian Narunsky Haziza, Hagit Dafni, Ron Rotkopf, Gila Meir, Ami Fishman and Michal Neeman

October (Issue 7)

Combination of carmustine and selenite effectively inhibits tumor growth by targeting androgen receptor, androgen receptor-variants, and Akt in preclinical models: New hope for patients with castration resistant prostate cancer
Vijayalakshmi Thamilselvan, Mani Menon and Sivagnanam Thamilselvan

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The Joint IJC and Klaus Tschira Stiftung Lectureship at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg honors three to four leading scientists in the field of cancer research each year. The videos from the lectures in 2012, 2013 and 2014 can be found under “Special Features”.



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