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12 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Glucose-regulated protein 58 modulates beta-catenin protein stability ...

Cervical cancer continues to threaten women's health worldwide, and the incidence of cervical adenocarcinoma is rising in the developed countries.

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Related Topix: Health, Women's Health, Pancreatic Cancer

Yesterday | Korea Herald

Ewha hospital offers free cervical cancer vaccines

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital is offering free cervical cancer vaccines for young women from less fortunate households starting in August.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Teenagers, South Korea, World News, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, HPV, Vaccinations

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Rutherford's CGI gets up close and personal about cancer

Employees at Cancer Genetics, Inc., are on the cutting edge of developing cancer tests, and many employees have personal stories of their own cancers and those of family members who have battled the cancers the company addresses.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Lymphoma

Medical Daily

HPV Vaccinations Just As Important For Boys As They Are For Girls In Cancer Protection

The human papillomavirus, or HPV, is the main cause of cervical cancer in women, causing around 90 percent of all cases of this deadly cancer.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Vaccinations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Medical News

EGPAF and ACS partner to improve access to essential pain medications for HIV people

Today the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and the American Cancer Society announced a new partnership to improve access to essential pain medications for people living with HIV in Swaziland.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Medicine, Pain, Cancer, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Swaziland, World News, Africa

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Newswise

Lab-on-a-Chip Technology to Be Featured at 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

As one of the 10 largest medical exhibitions in the U.S., the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo is the place where breakthrough innovations in clinical testing and patient care are introduced to the healthcare world.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Genetics, HPV, Health

Virgin Islands Daily News

Help available for uninsured women who have cancer

The Human Services Department's Medical Assistance Program is now providing coverage for breast and cervical cancer treatment for uninsured women.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Medicaid, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hispanic Business

Advaxis and the University of Pennsylvania Restructure Their Exclusive License Agreement

The restructured agreement eliminates a milestone payment due upon the commencement of a Phase 3 clinical trial in humans and modifies milestone payments relating to first regulatory approval which to more fully utilize its financial resources on the current clinical development of its Lm -LLO cancer immunotherapy technology and it provides success ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, HPV

Business Journal

Penn betting big on cancer therapy, restructures licensing deal

The University of Pennsylvania has restructured an exclusive license agreement with a publicly traded Princeton, N.J. biotech firm attempting to commercialize an experimental cancer treatment technology discovered and developed by Penn researchers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton, NJ

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Free Cancer Screening in Bungoma

More than 1,200 Bungoma county residents received free screening for cancer and were treated for various ailments at a free medical camp at the weekend.

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Related Topix: Health, Africa, World News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Oakland Post

Oakland Relay for Life, Standing Up Against Cancer

The 6th Annual Relay for Life was held July 19th & 20th in Oakland to stand up to cancer and honor those who have fought or are fighting cancer, sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA, Health, African-American

Canada.com

Increase in throat and anal cancers tied to human papillomavirus 'disturbing,' researchers find

Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Vaccinations, Esophageal Cancer, Human Sexuality, Oral Cancer

BioMed Central

Apoptosis inhibitor-5 overexpression is associated with tumor...

The apoptosis inhibitor-5 , anti-apoptosis protein, is considered a key molecule in the tumor progression and malignant phenotype of tumor cells.

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Related Topix: Health

Sun Jul 27, 2014

She Knows

Your vagina age-by-age: What you need to know

"As women age, their sexual health changes as well," reports Dr. Madeline Castillanos, who works as both a medical doctor and psychotherapist.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health, Human Sexuality

Sat Jul 26, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

Fertility preservation: Understand your options before cancer treatment

If you're being treated for cancer, you might have questions about fertility preservation.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Menopause

The Miami Herald

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? For some, back-to-school doctor visits include HPV vaccine

Gardasil, which protects against four strains of HPV, the most common sexually transmitted virus, has been approved for both girls -- and boys.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, HPV, Medicine, Genital Warts, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fri Jul 25, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Clearing cells to prevent cervical cancer

A study published online in the International Journal of Cancer earlier this month describes a novel approach to preventing cervical cancer based on findings showing successful reduction in the risk of cervical cancer after removal of a discrete population of cells in the cervix.

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Related Topix: Health, HPV

Thu Jul 24, 2014

UPI

HPV vaccination rates 'unacceptably low,' says CDC

Not enough doctors are encouraging teens and young adults to get the HPV vaccination, which guards against the human papillomavirus, one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and one that can lead to the development cervical cancer, anal cancer, penile cancer and throat cancer.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Vaccinations, Esophageal Cancer

Scotsman.com

I planned my funeral, but diagnosis was a mistake

A MOTHER who wrote farewell letters to her young sons and planned her own funeral after being wrongly diagnosed with terminal cancer has won a five-figure damages settlement from a health board.

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Related Topix: Health

Vanguard

Patience Jonathan calls for urgent universal access to cervical cancer treatment in Africa

The First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, said there was the need to urgently address universal access to cervical cancer prevention and treatment in Africa.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Nigeria, World News, Africa,

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