Using a novel ex-vivo analyses, Rational Therapeutics examines small clusters of cancer cells or microspheroids in their native state. This "functional profiling" takes a snapshot of the cancer's behavior in response to drugs and combinations. By analyzing tumor response in the laboratory, RTI identifies which chemotherapy drugs induce programmed cell death, and also which ones do not. This will determine the most effective therapy for each patient based on his or her individual tumor makeup.
The Institute for Responsible Technology (IRT) is a public education nonprofit orgnanization that works on major public initiatives with scientists and concerned citizens from around the world, to shine a spotlight on the dangers of GMOs. Prior to founding the Institute, Mr. Jeffrey Smith was the vice president of marketing communications for a GMO detection laboratory and a consultant to leading industry groups and organizations.
Since its founding in 1982, the American Institute for Cancer Research has grown into the nation's leading charity in the field of diet, physical activity and weight management as it relates to cancer prevention. AICR supports research into the role of diet and physical activity in the prevention and treatment of cancer. It also offers a wide range of cancer prevention education programs.
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