CANCERS     New cases/year Deaths/year
        per 100,000 per 100,000
  Breast     74 13
  Prostate      74 10
  Lung     63 52
  Colorectal     54 19
  Bladder     20 4
  Non Hodgkin Lymphoma 19 8
  Melanoma     17 3
  Head & Neck   11 2
  Pancreas     11 10
  Kidney     11 4
  Ovary     9 5
  Thyroid     7 0.5
  Brain     6 4
  Myeloma     6 3.5
  Acute Myeloid Leukemia 3.7 2.6
  Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 3.5 1.5
  Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 1.7 0.6
  Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia 1.5 0.5
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CANCER & BIOTECH MEDICINES
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New approaches in Biotech for cancer
- EGF
- VEGF
- AKT/ILGF
- Wnt
- Notch
- Ras
- RET
- DPP IV
- Protein kinases
& inhibitors

- DNA damage control
- Halting the cell cycle
- Cell cycle inhibitors
- DNA damage repair (DDR)
- DDR pathways
- DDR pathways inhibitors
     
  CAUSE OF DEATH Percentage
       
  CARDIOVASCULAR 35.8
  CANCER   22.9
  RESPIRATORY 5.1
  TRAUMA   4.2
  DIABETES   4.2
SEVEN FIRST CAUSES OF DEATH BY CANCER
  LUNG 30.9%
  COLORECTAL 9.6%
  BREAST 8.0%
  PROSTATE 6.0%
  PANCREAS 5.9%
  LYMPHOMAS 5.2%
  LEUKEMIAS 4.3%
CANCER KEY FIGURES
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