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32 min ago | Hispanic Business

Medical start-up EMI moves in to BioQuarter

UP company working to speed up the diagnosis of lung diseases will this week move into new offices and laboratory space following a successful BioQuarter following the deal, which gives venture capital fund Epidarex a majority stake in the business.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Health

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

4 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Why Oncothyreon (ONTY) Stock Is Plunging Today

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Biomira, Healthcare Industry, Mozilla, Health

Tue Aug 19, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Leukemia drug shows promise for skin, breast and other cancers

A leukemia drug called dasatinib shows promise for treating skin, breast and several other cancers, according to researchers at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer

This Is Leicestershire

Fit for work?

Instead, the bombarded him with texts telling him he had to apply for jobs, and letters urging him to come to 'job workshops.'

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Related Topix: Health

WebWire

Respirable Particulates, Airborne Contaminants & Lung Cancer Risks

Clark Seif Clark provides indoor air quality testing services to protect workers and the general public from potential airborne hazards.

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

Hispanic Business

RNA combination therapy for lung cancer offers promise for personalized medicine

However, delivering these small RNAs to solid tumors remains a significant challenge, as the RNAs must target the correct cells and avoid being broken down by enzymes in the body.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Nanotechnology, Science / Technology, Genetics

Business Journal

Oncothyreon cancer drug test in Japan shows 'no treatment effect,' stock falls

Bellevue biotech Oncothyreon Inc. said a test of its lung cancer drug in Japan "did not meet its primary endpoint of an improvement in overall survival, and no treatment effect was seen."

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Biomira, Healthcare Industry, Health

Medical News Today

Increased lung cancer risk associated with previous pulmonary disease

Links between a number of common respiratory diseases and an increased risk of developing lung cancer have been found in a large pooled analysis of seven studies involving more than 25,000 individuals.

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Related Topix: Health, France, World News, Medicine, Chronic Bronchitis, Smoking

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Research and Markets: Global Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Market to...

The Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer market will undergo considerable growth from $5.1 billion in 2013 to $7.9 billion in 2020 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 6.6%.

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Related Topix: Health

Iol.co.za

Ambrosini 'chose to end his battle'

Inkatha Freedom Party MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini "decided to end his long battle" with cancer at the weekend, his family said on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Inkatha Freedom Party (South Africa), Health

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Dairy Joy co-owner works through cancer treatment

Dairy Joy owners Wyn and Jan Wahlgren stop to wave to a car after it honked at them Friday in front of their restaurant on Lincoln Highway in Hinkley.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, nodes

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Batu Biologics Achieves Goal in Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Using a fundraising approach seldom seen in the life sciences sector, Batu Biologics, an immunotherapy company working to develop the first anti-angiogenic cancer vaccine, has successfully raised $100,000 through the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health

Sys-Con Media

Lung Cancer Alliance Applauds Launch of Innovative Trial at National Cancer Institute

"This trial demonstrates the power of CT screening to open new research windows on critical problems, such as recurrence, that have eluded solutions to date," she said.

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Related Topix: Health, National Cancer Institute, Charitable Organizations

Fox News

Navajo still plagued by old uranium mines

In this May 7, 1953, file photo, Navajo miners work at the Kerr McGee uranium mine at Cove, Ariz., on the Navajo reservation in Arizona.

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Related Topix: Health, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Daily Mail

Deaths from most common cancers fall by a third in past 20 years:...

Deaths from most common cancers fall by a third in past 20 years: Research, innovative drugs and advances in surgery help to boost survival rates Deaths from some of the most common cancers have dropped by a third in the last 20 years, the latest figures show.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Liver Cancer

Medical News Today

Potential to stop cancer metastasis following immune cell discovery

Melbourne researchers have revealed the critical importance of highly specialised immune cells, called natural killer cells, in killing melanoma cells that have spread to the lungs.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Chronicle Live

Death rates in top four cancer killers fall by almost a quarter over 20 years in the North East

New figures released from Cancer Research UK show that less people are dying from breast, bowel, lung and prostate cancers Cancer death rates have fallen by almost a quarter in the North East in the last 20 years thanks to improved screening and treatment.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Arimidex, Anastrozole (generic), Prostate Cancer, Smoking

The Washington Post

Chugai Rises by Limit After Roche Said to Be in Buyout Talks

Chugai Pharmaceutical Co. jumped by the most in four decades after parent Roche Holding AG was said to be in buyout talks with the Japanese drugmaker.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Oncology, Business News

Mirror.co.uk

Death rate of four main cancers has fallen by almost a third since 1990s

Between 1991 and 1993, 146 people out of every 100,000 could have expected to die but by 2010 to 2012 these figures dipped to 102 out of every 100,000 Death rates for four cancers which account for half of all cancer deaths in the UK have fallen by almost a third since the early 1990s, new figures show.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

Scotsman.com

Scots winning war against 'big four' cancers

The number of people in Scotland surviving the four most common cancers has jumped by almost a quarter in the past 20 years, says a leading charity set up to battle the disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Smoking

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