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  1. Jolie's Preventative Surgery Jump-Starts Cancer Conversations In DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Danbury Daily Voice

    ... underwent a double mastectomy, had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed recently as well in an effort to prevent cancer. She has a long family and genetic history of cancer. Because this part of the country has many cases of BRCA-related cancers ...

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  2. New insights into survival outcomes of Asian-Americans diagnosed with cancerRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    New research shows Asian-Americans more likely to survive cancer than non-Hispanic whites, highlights importance of examining subgroups of Asian-Americans Numerous studies have documented racial differences in deaths from cancer among non-Hispanic whites and African Americans, but little has been known about survival outcomes for Asian Americans who have been diagnosed with cancer, until now. A new study from Quoc-Dien Trinh, MD and colleagues at Brigham and Women's Hospital examined cancer patients in eight different Asian American subgroups and found their cancer-specific mortality was substantially lower than that of non-Hispanic white patients.

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  3. Combining the old and new to kill cancer cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... 1 alpha (CK1 ). This novel drug combination was uncovered because of the team's discovery of a feedback loop in cancer cells driven by a mutated gene, known as RAS and its regulation of CK1 . The notorious RAS oncogene drives 30% of all human ...

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  4. Innate Pharma : DSMB Recommends Continuation of Effikir Trial with Two ArmsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Innate Pharma SA , the innate immunity company developing first-in-class therapeutic antibodies for cancer and inflammatory diseases, today announces that the Data and Safety Monitoring Board completed its fourth assessment of the EffiKIR study and recommended to stop treatment in one arm and continue the trial with the remaining two arms as per protocol. In issuing this recommendation, the DSMB considers that treatment in the stopped arm cannot be superior to placebo.

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  5. Lorraine Downes says host a brekkie for cancer researchRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Scoop

    Registrations are now open for Pink Ribbon Breakfast, with Lorraine Downes asking Kiwis to invite their friends or colleagues to breakfast in May, to raise funds for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation. Proceeds from this year's Pink Ribbon Breakfasts will go towards breast cancer research, including new drug development, research into the genetic factors that contribute to cancer spread, and support for clinical trials that provide access to new and expensive treatments.

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  6. World's First Method for Continuous Purification of Valuable AntibodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... health care systems. VIENNA, AUSTRIA, March 26, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Imagine a loved relative suffering from cancer - and you could not afford a treatment because the drugs are too expensive. The Austrian Centre of Industrial Biotechnology ...

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  7. Horizon partners with ArcherDX to meet growing demand in the translational sequencing marketRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Drug Researcher

    ... specimens. The reference materials include standards for the increasing number of rare mutations being targeted for cancer therapeutics, which are difficult to find in clinical samples. ALK fusions of genetic markers ALK, RET, ROS1, are found in ...

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  8. And the survey says aRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    Great news, y'all Cancer Treatment Centers of America was voted No. 1 of large companies in Atlanta by the Atlanta Journal and Constitution Top Workplaces 2015.

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  9. ASTRO Joins National Launch of Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network (HCPLAN) TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AndhraNews

    ... eager to work with HHS to support necessary improvements in payment and delivery practices to benefit the millions of cancer patients treated each year by the valuable radiation oncology care team," said ASTRO CEO Laura I. Thevenot. "We are hard ...

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  10. Protein Domain-Level Landscape of Cancer-Type-Specific Somatic MutationsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Identifying driver mutations and their functional consequences is critical to our understanding of cancer. Towards this goal, and because domains are the functional units of a protein, we explored the protein domain-level landscape of cancer-type-specific somatic mutations.

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  11. Curating for the Cure: Medical Facilities Embrace the Power of ArtRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    ... Long Island, and Westchester, where the display of art is given more than cursory attention. Occupied transiently by cancer patients whose condition tends to be fraught with apprehension, these facilities now sponsor the exhibition of art as an ...

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  12. Young Vancouver man needs experimental cancer treatment - How you can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    ... transplant was performed, Pat and his family learned that the transplant was not successful. A blood test detected cancer cells yet again. Pat's last chance at recovery is an experimental treatment at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre in ...

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  13. Footballer Devon Still shares news that his daughter Leah's cancer is in remissionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Today is the best day of my life': Footballer Devon Still shares the amazing news that his daughter Leah's cancer is in remission Cincinnati Bengals star Devon Still shared the heartwarming news on Wednesday that his daughter Leah's cancer is in remission Leah has been been battling stage 4 Neuroblastoma since last June, and captured the hearts of millions as she fights the disease The Bengals kept Still on their practice squad during the preseason so he could spend time with his daughter and receive their medical insurance They also donated all profit from the sale of his jerseys to the Children's Hospital in Cincinnati, raising $1.3million The Cincinnati Bengals star wrote that 4-year-old Leah, who has been bravely battling stage 4 Neuroblastoma for the past year, was told that her cancer is in remission.

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  14. lenalidomideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    ... of the Pacific School of Pharmacy from 1996-99. DRUG CLASS AND MECHANISM: Lenalidomide (Revlimid) is an oral anti- cancer medication. Lenalidomide is similar to thalidomide (Thalomid), an older cancer medicine that, although effective, was ...

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  15. Standard readers urged to help Stuart with cancer fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Bromsgrove Standard

    A BROMSGROVE man is facing a race against time to raise A 150,000 to pay for a potentially life-saving cancer treatment. Stuart Brookes, who is 30 and used to be a personal trainer for David Lloyd Gym, was given 18 months to live after being diagnosed with metastatic myxoid liposarcoma - a rare cancer which affects soft connective tissues - at the end of last year.

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  16. Livestrong charity announces new CEO for post-Armstrong eraRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | KRGV

    Cancer-fighting charity Livestrong has named a new CEO as the foundation continues to dig out from the performance-enhancing drug use scandal of founder Lance Armstrong. Chandini Portteus joins Austin-based Livestrong after nearly 10 years at the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer foundation.

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  17. Leah's cancer in remission: A happy turn to a feel-good NFL storyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mashable

    As the NFL turned rotten last autumn with a crisis of domestic violence and credibility, one feel-good story emerged to offer a bittersweet counterpoint to the continuous stream of bad news. Now that story has taken a big and happy turn, as Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still announced on Wednesday that his daughter Leah's cancer is in remission.

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  18. NHS crisis: The health service has run out of cash says damning reportRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... the Coalition as waiting times soar and staff morale hits new lows, says The King's Fund. Waiting times for essential cancer treatments and at A&E are getting longer. GPs are under "huge pressure" and almost 40% of NHS staff "felt unwell" at work ...

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  19. Cancer Flowers-LivepkgRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KIMT

    They're being dubbed little bouquets of hope and support, as patients receive flowers in the Mercy Cancer Center in Mason City. It's a disease that affects millions in our country each year and in Mason City, volunteers are taking time out of their day to hand out daffodils to support those impacted by cancer.

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  20. Nonprofit to build cancer healing garden at Woodward ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno nonprofit Art of Life Cancer Foundation will build a three-acre healing garden for cancer survivors, their families and the community on the northern edge of Woodward Park. A groundbreaking is planned in May. The first phase is expected to be finished by the end of the year.

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