2 hrs ago
Protein Networks as Logic Functions in Development and Cancer
Many biological and clinical outcomes are based not on single proteins, but on modules of proteins embedded in protein networks.
8 hrs ago
Teen Diagnosed With Cancer Looks for Cure
Lauren Bendesky was diagnosed with neuroblastoma at 14, and now the aspiring pediatric oncologist is researching treatment options for the same type of cancer during her internship at Texas Medical Center.
9 hrs ago
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Jack Hoffman is part of a cancer trial
Eight-year-old Jack Hoffman of Atkinson, Nebraska is now one of a handful of children enrolled in a cancer treatment trial.
14 hrs ago
CytRx to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences in New York City and Las Vegas
CytRx Corporation , a biopharmaceutical research and development company specializing in oncology, today announced that President and CEO Steven A. Kriegsman and Vice President of Business Development and Investor Relations David Haen will present at the following upcoming investor conferences: 16th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Healthcare Conference on ... (more)
18 hrs ago
South Coast Register
Cheering on the boy with the cheeky grin
HE'S a little boy with a big fight in front of him, but Worrigee's Lachlan Thoroughgood will not be doing it alone.
18 hrs ago
Medical News Today
New imaging technique shows how cocaine shuts down blood flow in mouse brains
A new method for measuring and imaging how quickly blood flows in the brain could help doctors and researchers better understand how drug abuse affects the brain, which may aid in improving brain-cancer surgery and tissue engineering, and lead to better treatment options for recovering drug addicts.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Scottish cutting edge cancer treatment girl dies
A TEENAGER who campaigned to raise awareness about childhood cancer, and made history when she received gene therapy for her terminal tumour, has died.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Los Angeles Times
CytRx is pouring money into R&D of cancer-fighting drugs
CytRx Corp.'s most promising cancer-fighting drug, aldoxorubicin, is "sort of like a guided missile that goes to the tumor and not to the rest of the body," says Steven Kriegsman, chief executive of the Los Angeles company.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
New laser-based tool maps how drug abuse affects brain
Summary Scientists have developed a laser-based imaging tool to map how drug abuse disrupts blood flow to the brain.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Jersey Journal
At annual picnic, brain tumor patients and families find hope, support
MORRISTOWN - It's likely that attending a picnic for a brain tumor support group isn't on anyone's list of things to do.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Reports Outline Nanoparticles Study Results from Yale University...
Editor at Politics & Government Week -- Research findings on Nanoparticles are discussed in a new report.
Doctors form honor guard for brave and generous boy
The parents of 11-year-old Liang Yaoyi were stunned by his request. As cancer ravaged his body, the fifth grader from the Chinese city of Shenzhen focused on how he could save others if he could not survive his own battle.
GenSpera (OTCQB:GNSZ) Media Advisory; "Targeting thapsigargin towards tumors" Published in Steroids
August 28, 2014 GenSpera, Inc. , a leader in developing prodrug therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announces the recent publication of the article "Targeting thapsigargin towards tumors" in the journal Steroids.
This is Your Brain's Blood Vessels on Drugs
The new method, developed by a team of researchers from Stony Brook University in New York, USA and the U.S. National Institutes of Health, was published today in The Optical Society's open-access journal Biomedical Optics Express .
Tau Therapeutics and Xdynia Merge to Form Cavion
Combined companies will go forward as a platform company developing T-type calcium channel antagonists for oncologic and neurologic diseases )--Tau Therapeutics LLC and Xdynia LLC announced today that they have merged; the surviving entity in the merger, Tau Therapeutics LLC, has been renamed Cavion LLC .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
Benefit planned for Croghan girl with brain cancer
A benefit is being planned for mid-September to assist the family of a young Croghan girl diagnosed with brain cancer.
The Jersey Journal
Chicken lady update; Wayne Perry update; Doug Vsn Sant update; BEN Column, Aug. 27, update 2
The column that says you did it right, Doug and Theresa Van Sant, parents of Air Force First Lieutenant Tyler Van Sant, maybe the most decorated 26-year-old airman in the country, and he's from Bridgeton.
Artist With Pineal Cancer Creates Lucid and Visionary Work
I suffered from a slow growing cancer in my pineal gland while I attended art school and during subsequent years while my paintings developed with an underlined mythology that alluded directly to the pineal years before I even know of its existence.
Brainlab: First Patient Treatment with Revolutionary New Radiosurgery ...
New Automatic Brain Metastases Planning* software by Brainlab has been clinically used to successfully deliver fast, efficient radiosurgery treatment to a patient with metastatic brain cancer.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Edmonton researchers find new target for cancer therapies
Television's biggest night honoured an eclectic mix of old and new at the 66th Emmy Awards on Monday in Los Angeles.