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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Houston, Texas


Kim, Edward S.; Lu, Charles; Raju, G. S. (Gottumukkala S.); Ahmed, Ijaz; Gomez, Guillermo; Yeh, Edward; Gelovani, Juri G.; Zweidler-McKay, Patrick; Hayes-Jordan, Andrea; Mitchell, David; Ciurea, Ana Mercedes; Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung; Clinical Trials as Topic; Adaptive Clinical Trials as Topic; Molecular Targeted Therapy; Biomarkers, Tumor; Erlotinib Hydrochloride; Sorafenib; vandetanib; Bexarotene; Antineoplastic Agents; Genes, erbB-1; KRAS protein, human; Proto-Oncogene Proteins p21(ras); Vascular Endothelial Growth Factors; Proto-Oncogene Proteins B-raf; Cyclin D1; Retinoid X Receptors; shark cartilage extract; Tissue Extracts; Intestinal Perforation; Colon -- surgery; Colonoscopy; Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal; Gastric Fistula; Myocardial Infarction; Stem Cells; Antigens, CD34; Lymphocyte Count; Neoplasm, Residual; Leukemia; Child; Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma; Survival Rate; Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy; Cytoreduction Surgical Procedures; Skin Neoplasms; Early Detection of Cancer; Carcinoma, Basal Cell; Carcinoma, Squamous Cell; Melanoma; Ultraviolet Rays.


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