Category: Research

Patients treated with MOC31PE show immunogenic responses

In a new study titled “Immune stimulatory effect of anti-EpCAM immunotoxin – improved overall survival of metastatic colorectal cancer patients”, Acredit member Yvonne Andersson has shown that patients treated with the immunotoxin MOC31PE experiences...

ICD via Oxaliplatin and Radiation

ACREDIT’s own Dr Simer Jit Bains has published a new paper looking into immune response in patients undergoing neoadjuvant oxaliplatin and radiation treatment. Dr Bains monitored the high-mobility group box-1 (HMGB1) protein, which is...

Sex Differences in Metastatic Rectal Cancer

A new paper entitled “Sex-related differences in primary metastatic site in rectal cancer; associated with hemodynamic factors?” authored by Sebastian Meltzer and Kine Bakke, has been accepted for publication. Sebastian and Kine found that...

Conversion of CLM using HAI

A new paper has been published by ACREDIT’s Dr Hanna Abrahamsson looking into the conversion of primarily unresectable liver metastases from colorectal cancer to resectable disease. Dr Abrahamsson looked at circulating FLT3LG in patients...

Intraperitoneal Mitomycin C Improves Survival in PMP

Acredit co-founder Professor Kjersti Flatmark and colleagues have published new findings showing that the use of mitomycin C with intraperitoneal chemotherapy (IPEC) during cytoreductive surgery doubled survival times and reduced tumour growth in a...

Laparoscopic versus open liver resection

Drs Davit Aghayan and Åsmund Fretland have released new research showing that the use of laparoscopic surgery for patients with difficult to excise liver metastases brings several benefits to the patients than traditional open...

miR-141-3p and miR-375 in Metastatic Rectal Cancer

Acredit members Sebastian Meltzer and Tonje Bjørnetrø have recently published a new paper describing the potential for use of miR-141-3p and miR-375 as circulating biomarkers of disease in rectal cancer patients. Using  samples from...

New Paper Compares MR Methods for Tumour Perfusion

Acredit’s Kine Bakke has published an article looking into the use of MR technology in the diagnosis of physical features of colorectal tumours. Kine’s publication compares different MR-based methods for quantification of the functionality...

CMOR Publishes MetAction Success Story

Professor Anne Hansen Ree of the CMOR Acredit team has published a paper outlining a case study on a patient with a formerly incurable metastatic colorectal cancer who was able to experience a remarkable...