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India Plans have been announced for a $93-million mixed-use development in the city of Lucknow.

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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 .

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

GlobeNewswire

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 .

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biotech, Biology, Science, Response Genetics, Health, Lung Cancer, Healthcare Law, Law, Charitable Organizations

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

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.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

CiteULike

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.

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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.

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Newswise

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, bladder cancer, Charitable Organizations, Oncology, Urology, Pharmacology

The News-Gazette

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.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

EurekAlert!

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.

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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.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Charitable Organizations, Supplement, ALA, Pancreatic Cancer

Fri Aug 08, 2014

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The hospital has been doing cancer trials for 15 years, but joined the National Cancer Institute seven years ago.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

BioSpace

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.

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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.

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The Advocate

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.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

GlobeNewswire

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 .

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Business Journal

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 .

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Business Journal

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 .

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MLive.com

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.

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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.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

SavannahNow

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.

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