Category: cachexia

  • Changing focus to cachexia may be key to improved cancer outcomes

    Cachexia could be the next blockbuster area in cancer therapeutics because of its link to survival outcomes. Physician and researcher Dr. Daniel L Marks discusses the historial challenges to developing a therapeutic for this condition and what may finally be on the horizon.  Until recently, cancer research and resulting therapeutic approaches have focused on one […]

  • Enough Of Wasting Away From Cancer: Companies Gear Up To Tackle Cachexia

    The dynamics of the cancer cachexia market is expected to gain momentum as several companies are testing the waters, advancing cancer cachexia pipeline. More than half of the cancer patients suffer from cachexia, and over 30% of the cancer patients succumb to death due to complications that arise from cachexia. Cachexia is a complex metabolic […]