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Lincoln Daily News
Exclusive: Germany permits sale of Northwest Bio brain cancer drug
G erman health regulators have granted Northwest Biotherapeutics Inc special permission to sell its experimental brain cancer drug, DCVax-L, in the country, even though the small U.S. biotechnology company has not yet completed its late-stage trial of the immunotherapy.
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7-Year-Old Battles Rare Brain Cancer
Gabi Carerra will never forget the day that her sister was taken to the hospital.
10 hrs ago
Agenus Releases 4Q and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
This platform has generated six lead discovery programs in immuno-oncology," said .
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Globe and Mail
How I learned to speak cancer
This is the second instalment of a four-part series about the obscene, surprising and painful world of cancer.
Community Gathers To Support Local Boy Fighting Brain Cancer
More than one hundred people showed up to the Elkins Community Center on Saturday to support a local boy with brain cancer.
Stars and Stripes
Pa. soldier battling brain cancer in fight of her life
After Joanne Dennis spent a year overseas serving in the U.S. military, she came home to find out she may only have a year to live.
Report Published: "Calibrant Biosystems, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals &...
The company discovers and develops protein drug targets and markers for the treatment and diagnosis of diseases.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Valley mourns loss of popular doctor
Friends and family around the Valley are mourning the death of Dr. Michael Baker, a Lewisburg native and longtime chiropractor who died Thursday after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer about 10 weeks earlier.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
NW Bio Receives Recommendation To Continue With Phase III GBM Brain...
Northwest Biotherapeutics , a biotechnology company developing DCVax personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today, in response to shareholder inquiries, that the Data Safety Monitoring Board has made an unblinded review of the safety data for the Company's ongoing international Phase III GBM Trial, and has recommended ... (more)
Panel recommends Northwest Bio brain-cancer trial continue
Northwest Biotherapeutics Inc on Friday said an independent monitoring board had recommended that a late-stage study of its experimental brain-cancer treatment be continued, based on an interim safety review.
Northern Michigan News
Old Timers Polka Band performs for final time
The band members - minus one who is battling cancer - played their last performance Tuesday night during a paczki party at the Polish Falcon Club, according to The Muskegon Chronicle .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Somali Charter School Helps Kindergartner Fighting Cancer
Brain cancer at any age is a frightening, life-altering challenge. So it's impossible to imagine what it must be like getting the news as parents of a kindergartner.
Brain cancer families' iPhone app helps others
In the Summer, Teresa Mason loved spending time at the pool with her family in Morehead.
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Palm Coast boy, 4, loses cancer battle A 4-year-old Palm Coast boy...
A 4-year-old Palm Coast boy has succumbed to his long battle with brain cancer, according to an article that appeared Wednesday in the Tallahassee Democrat.
Chris Boes, WMU graduate who battled cancer, faced death 'with courage and grace'
Chris Boes, a Western Michigan University student who inspired many by tenaciously pursuing his degree while battling cancer, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
The Baltimore Sun
Liz Bobo leaving politics for private life after 40 years
When the crowd of about 125 people gathered in Columbia's Kahler Hall for Liz Bobo's final town hall meeting last week, they probably expected to hear the delegate talk about hot-button issues before the General Assembly, about her own legislative priorities - maybe, too, about the issues back home that concern her.
Bevacizumab does not extend lives of newly diagnosed glioblastoma patients
Results from a randomized, phase 3 clinical trial conducted by the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group have shown that adding bevacizumab, a drug that inhibits the growth of blood vessels, to the treatment of glioblastoma does not improve patient survival.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Miami Herald
Conservative committee opens door to medical marijuana for Florida
One conservative Republican who has suffered from brain cancer talked about the deceit of the federal government in hiding the health benefits of marijuana for his cancer.
Lancashire Evening Post
Cancer charity set up to aid research
When Jay Lynchehaun was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2011 he discovered that support groups available to him were not exactly what he expected.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Minneapolis driver's seizure ends on and with a good note
Man with brain cancer and his wife are thankful for the mystery hero who left word of their car's location in northeast Minneapolis.