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Jan Hinton gets her head shaved by Sonia Fraga, left, with Gill Harler making the first cut
A POPULAR Weymouth woman has gone to extreme lengths to raise almost A 500 as part of her battle against cancer.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
How can cancer survivors give back?
In the spirit of the holiday season, how can cancer survivors give back to others? You may have just finished cancer treatment and are looking forward to getting your life back on track.
MKSAP: 74-year-old woman with fatigue, anorexia, and weight loss
A 74-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-month history of fatigue, anorexia, and a 6-kg weight loss.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Motley Fool
What's Behind Celgene's Spending Spree
That has Celgene acting more and more like a private equity firm: taking big ownership stakes, financing drug development, and providing market experience to usher along the most promising biotechnology pipelines.
Genetic testing: A mother's advice, a daughter's decision
Cronkite News reporter Anne M. Shearer holds a picture of her mother, Susan Knudson, who died in June of ovarian cancer.
Huge cancerous tumour removed from minor girl's abdomen - Indiatalkies.com
Mumbai, Dec 6: In a rare case, a 13-year-old girl underwent successful surgery at a hospital here to extricate a huge cancerous abdominal tumour, an official said Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
West Virginia Metro
Morgantown woman tells cancer survivor story on Today
Kathi Hahn, wife of West Virginia University assistant basketball coach Billy Hahn, is a fighter.
Northwest Biotherapeutics To Present At The Oppenheimer 24th Annual...
Northwest Biotherapeutics is developing cancer vaccines designed to treat a broad range of solid tumor cancers more effectively than current treatments, and without the side effects of chemotherapy drugs.
125 Bisphenol a-Induced Growth of Ovarian Cancer Cells Was Reversed...
Hwang A , S.-H. Kim A and K.-C. Choi A Laboratory of Veterinary Biochemistry and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Chungbuk, Republic of Korea It has been shown that oestrogen up-regulated the expression of components of insulin-like growth factor-1 signaling pathway and induced the downstream of ... (more)
[Research Articles] Digital Genomic Quantification of Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes
Infiltrating T lymphocytes are frequently found in malignant tumors and are suggestive of a host cancer immune response.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cancer Survival Rates Are 'Truly Depressing'
Results from a major study show that Britain and Ireland have below average survival rates for nine out of 10 common cancers.
Predicting ovarian cancer survival through tumor-attacking immune cells
One way to predict survival of many types of cancer is by counting the number of tumor-attacking immune cells that have migrated into the tumor in an effort to eradicate it - a sign of the body's immune response to the cancer.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Contract Pharma Breaking News
PCT, ImmunoCellular Expand Manufacturing Pact
NeoStem, Inc.'s subsidiary, Progenitor Cell Therapy , has expanded its manufacturing partnership with ImmunoCellular Therapeutics for cGMP and development services for ImmunoCellular's dendritic cell-based vaccines.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
WBAB-FM West Babylon
Dee Snider's Rock N' Roll Christmas Tale
After 2006's "A Twisted Christmas" Dee Snider singing Christmas carols doesn't sound that crazy.
Success story of mum given days to live
In 2005, Janine Evans, 36, was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer which was already in stage four.
Prima BioMed: Trading Slightly Above Cash Despite 80% Of Addressable Market Being Intact
Since my last article on Prima BioMed on August 1st , shares have declined from $3 to $1.27, giving the company a current market cap of $53mm vs. their $31mm in net cash today.
Galena: A Pipeline Rich For Investors
Shares of Galena Biopharma have risen by 99% since I made my investment decision on the company a month ago with my article, " Will Lost Patents Force Roche Into Acquisition Mode? ".
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Ovarian cancer, the silent killer
When Sherrie Nimigean found out almost two years ago, that she had ovarian cancer, she knew nothing about the disease.
Grace Episcopal Church, Mass Equality Present Film Series on Transgender Rights
Grace Episcopal Church is partnering with Mass Equality on this exciting two part film series about transgender rights, the severe gaps in rights that still exist, and how we can join the effort to further transgender rights today.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Firefighters give their 'Movember' cash to medic with cancer
Hamilton's firefighters started Movember the traditional way but, in the end, decided a 34-year-old paramedic with ovarian cancer needs the money from their moustaches more.