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1 hr ago |

Merck to Present New Data in Five Tumor Types from Studies Evaluating Pembrolizumab

Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced the presentation of data from ongoing clinical trials evaluating the anti-tumor activity of pembrolizumab, the company's investigational anti-PD-1 antibody, at the European Society of Medical Oncology 2014 in Madrid, Spain, September 26 - 30. Data on pembrolizumab are ... (more)


Related Topix: Biotech, Merck , Medicine, Oncology, Spain, World News, Health, Lung Cancer

5 hrs ago |

"Back to normal for AstraZeneca"

Though speculation is rife of a new Pfizer bid, AstraZeneca's chief executive is not holed up with advisers in London or New York.


Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Reuters, Cardiology, Oncology, Cancer, Health

9 hrs ago |

Mission group: Another US doctor has Ebola

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is much worse than official figures show, and other countries are unintentionally making it harder to control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden told CNN on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Medicine, Biotech, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

12 hrs ago | Detroit News

Detroit Medical Center to get $10 million award

The Detroit Medical Center has been selected to receive a $10 million award as part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Health Care Innovation Awards program.


Related Topix: Detroit Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Medicaid, Health

12 hrs ago | KFVS12

Centene to bring new claims center to Ferguson

Centene Corp. plans to build a claims processing center in Ferguson, the site of protests in the three weeks since the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.


Related Topix: Centene

12 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

WWII vet, 86, beaten outside Ohio hospital

Authorities say an 86-year-old World War II veteran is recovering after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visiting his ailing wife.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Good Samaritan Hospital, Hospital Administration, Medicine

16 hrs ago | The Republic

Two arrested on charges related to drug activity

Delman S. Bryant, 27, Columbus, was arrested on a warrant for two counts of dealing in a schedule 1 controlled substance, according to Columbus Police spokesman Matt Harris.


Related Topix: Drugs, Columbus, IN, Medicine, Community Health Care, Hospital Administration, Bartholomew County, IN

16 hrs ago | WTNH

Bobcat shot and killed by state officials may be rabid.

The woman made it to the hospital apparently before the symptoms kicked in. According to the Hartford Courant , wildlife officials were able to euthanize the bobcat.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine

20 hrs ago | Advocate

San Francisco Mourns Death of Legendary Drag Performer

Legendary drag performer Arturo Galster, who passed away Aug. 25, 2014. In this 1992 photo, Galster is dressed here as Patsy Cline.


Related Topix: California Pacific Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Theater, Arts

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Fort Morgan Times

Fatal crash occurs Sunday

Samuel J. Murri, 23, of Colorado Springs, was killed at the scene of the single-car rollover on Colorado Highway 52 north of Morgan County Road EE.


Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO, Medicine, North Colorado Medical Center, Hospital Administration

Science Daily

Training your brain to prefer healthy foods

It may be possible to train the brain to prefer healthy low-calorie foods over unhealthy higher-calorie foods, according to new research.


Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Life, Food, Nutrition, Tufts University, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Hospital Administration

Victorville Daily Press

Multi-vehicle collision snarls Labor Day traffic Updated at

A multi-vehicle collision involving a tractor trailer that occurred early Labor Day morning has caused several lanes of northbound Interstate 15 to be shutdown, officials said.


Related Topix: Loma Linda University Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, San Bernardino County, CA

CombiMatrix CFO Scott R. Burell Purchases 1,000 Shares

CombiMatrix CFO Scott R. Burell bought 1,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 27th.


Related Topix: Biotech, CombiMatrix

Park Record

US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week

The National Institutes of Health announced Thursday that it is launching the safety trial on a vaccine developed by the agency's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and GlaxoSmithKline.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Bethesda, MD, Park City, UT


Pretending To Be A Medical Patient Pays Off For This Teen

Some of us are lucky enough to stumble into a job that we love. That was the case for Gabrielle Nuki.


Related Topix: Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Portland, ME

The Bennington Banner

Emeritus sale not expected to impact seniors, staff at Fillmore Pond

The recently finalized sale of Emeritus Senior Living to Brookdale Senior Living for $1.4 billion is not expected to have an impact on residents and staff of the Emeritus at Fillmore Pond in Bennington, said community relations director Jennifer Hill.


Related Topix: Emeritus, Bennington, VT, Marketing

Sun Aug 31, 2014


Police investigating drive-by shooting in Dorchester

Boston Police are looking for the suspect in a drive-by shooting that occurred in Dorchester Sunday morning.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Dorchester, MA, Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Hospital Administration

Courier News

ALS diagnosis rocks pregnant woman's world

ALS diagnosis rocks pregnant woman's world Amanda Bernier was diagnosed with ALS shortley after becoming pregnant.


Related Topix: Medicine, YaleNew Haven Hospital, Hospital Administration, New Haven, CT, Madison, CT

Asbury Park Press

Anniversary: Sandra Franko & Philip Franko

They were married August 22, 1964 in St. Andrews Church, Avenel. Phil served in the US Navy from 1960-64, then worked for General Dynamics in Avenel for 32 years, retiring in 1996.


Related Topix: East Brunswick, NJ, Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals


One person burned in Tuscola County fire Saturday

One person was taken to Hurley Medical Center in Flint following a fire in Tuscola County Saturday.


Related Topix: Tuscola County, MI, Hurley Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine


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