Proposal approved: Prior diagnosis of Barrett’s

Update #2:  Due to small numbers of previously known Barrett’s, this proposal has been withdrawn (14Jul2011). Update: Proposal uploaded to BEACON Consortium Resources site. (see “Member Page”). The proposal developed by Christina Persson and Michael Cook at NCI to investigate … Continue reading

IGF Axis and Barrett’s Esophagus (Cancer Research UK – Hardie/Murray)

Information on study funded by Cancer Research UK: The Role of the IGF axis in the development of Barrett’s metaplasia: a pooled case:control analysis from the Barrett’s Esophagus Adenocarcinoma Consortium (BEACON) Evidence is accumulating that insulin like growth factors (IGFs) … Continue reading