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India Plans have been announced for a $93-million mixed-use development in the city of Lucknow.
Altor BioScience Corporation Awarded SBIR Phase 2 Grant By NCI For...
Altor BioScience Corporation , a leading developer of cancer immunotherapies, announced today that it has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant by the National Cancer Institute for the clinical development of ALT-803, a proprietary interleukin-15 superagonist protein complex, against non-muscle invasive bladder cancer .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Response Genetics, Inc. to Serve as the Molecular Screening Center for ALCHEMIST
Response Genetics, Inc. , a company focused on the development and sale of molecular diagnostic tests that help determine a patient's response to cancer therapy, today announced that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar research subcontract to support the Adjuvant Lung Cancer Enrichment Marker Identification and Sequencing Trials .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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Beaumont awarded grant from National Cancer Institute
Beaumont Health System is one of 34 community sites participating in the National Cancer Institute's Community Oncology Research Program, also known as NCORP.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Threats to validity of nonrandomized studies of postdiagnosis...
Journal of the National Cancer Institute , Vol. 105, No. 19. , pp. 1456-1462, doi:10.1093/jnci/djt211 Studies of the effects of exposures after cancer diagnosis on cancer recurrence and survival can provide important information to the growing group of cancer survivors.
Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial Identifies Men Mostly Likely to...
Healthy men participating in the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial who actively participate in all steps of the clinical trial are most likely to undergo a biopsy, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention - a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.
National Clinical Trial Tests Power of COXEN Model to Predict Best Treatment for Bladder Cancer
Imagine being able to match a cancer's genes to the best treatment. That's the promise of COXEN - a computer program that looks at a panel of cancer genes in a patient's tumor to predict whether it will respond to chemotherapy.
Carle receives cancer center grant
The Carle Cancer Center will receive nearly $1 million a year for five years through the National Cancer Institute to help support its research and clinical trials.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Beaumont awarded research grant from National Cancer Institute
Metro Detroit area residents with cancer, and those throughout Michigan, will have access to federally-funded cancer research studies thanks to a five-year grant recently awarded to the Beaumont Cancer Institute.
Medical News Today
Decline in US lung cancer rates, varying by race, gender, age
This is the conclusion that a new analysis from the National Cancer Institute has come to, with previously unrecognized trends found with regard to age, ethnicity, race, sex and cancer subtype.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The hospital has been doing cancer trials for 15 years, but joined the National Cancer Institute seven years ago.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Igenica, Inc. Awarded SBIR Grant For Next Generation Antibody Drug Conjugate Technology
Igenica Biotherapeutics, Inc., a company focused on the discovery and development of innovative cancer antibody-drug conjugates , announced today the award of a $215,740 Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Cancer Institute to support continued development of its SNAP site-specific ADC linker technology.
Well-Known Historically Black Institutions Work With Cancer...
They are time-honored pathways to education for many African American high school graduates and even today continue to serve as beacons of higher education hope for many young African Americans.
Grant to bring more cancer clinical trials to La.
A $5.6 million, five-year National Cancer Institute grant will provide patients in Louisiana and the Gulf South with more access to clinical trials and advanced treatment, in particular minority patients who historically are underserved in cancer care.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
North Shore-LIJ Cancer Center Gets $4.1 Federal Grant
The North Shore-LIJ Cancer Institute has been awarded a $4.1 million grant from the National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program .
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Kaiser gets $7.4M grant boost to clinical cancer trials
Kaiser Permanente will boost its cancer clinical trials program in the Sacramento region and elsewhere, thanks to a new, five-year, $7.3 million award from the National Cancer Institute .
Kaiser scores $7.4M grant boost to clinical cancer trials
Kaiser Permanente will boost its cancer clinical trials program in Northern California and elsewhere, thanks to a new, five-year, $7.3 million award from the National Cancer Institute .
West Michigan hospitals win national designation as cancer research consortium
Cancer patients in West Michigan will gain access to new clinical trials through a federal grant and new program awarded by the National Cancer Institute.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Medical News Today
Pancreatic cancer study finds new genetic risk markers
After comparing the DNA of thousands of people with and without the disease, a new study has identified five genetic markers for pancreatic cancer that raise the risk for developing the deadly disease.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
St. Joseph's?Candler Lews center joins$5.6 million cancer research initiative
St. Joseph's/Candler's Nancy N. & J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion has been selected to participate in a $5.85 million cancer initiative to bring cancer research and treatment closer to its home communities in the state.