Cancer Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Fasting and less-toxic cancer drug may work as well as chemotherapyRead the original story

    Monday | Science Daily

    Fasting in combination with chemotherapy has already been shown to kill cancer cells, but a pair of new studies in mice suggests that a less-toxic class of drugs combined with fasting may kill breast, colorectal and lung cancer cells equally well. Fasting in combination with chemotherapy has already been shown to kill cancer cells, but a pair of new studies in mice suggests that a less-toxic class of drugs combined with fasting may kill breast, colorectal and lung cancer cells equally well.

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  2. The Push to eliminate breast cancer by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMTV Madison

    This year, more than 200,000 women will be diagnosed with it, and it will prove fatal for more than 40,000 women in the United States alone. In fact, breast cancer, according to the National Breast Cancer foundation, is the second leading cause of death among women in the country.

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  3. Helsinn Group Receives Positive CHMP Opinion For Akynzeo...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    First New Fixed Dose Combination Targeting Two Key Pathways Involved in CINV Helsinn, the Swiss Group focused on building quality cancer care, today announced that the European Medicines Agency has adopted a positive opinion recommending that the Helsinn owned Akynzeo , a new oral fixed dose combination of a highly-selective NK1 receptor antagonist, and palonosetron, a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist, be granted approval for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cisplatin-based cancer chemotherapy and moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy.

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  4. FDA Grants Amgen Priority Review For Kyprolis (Carfilzomib)...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    ... Protocol Assessment (SPA) from the FDA. About Multiple Myeloma Multiple myeloma is the second most common hematologic cancer and results from an abnormality of plasma cells, usually in the bone marrow.1,2 Worldwide, nearly 230,000 people are living ...

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  5. Solasia Acquires Exclusive License And Distribution Rights From...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    LUND, Sweden & TOKYO-- -- Camurus AB and Solasia Pharma K.K. jointly announced today that they have entered into a license and distribution agreement for episilA oral liquid, a unique and effective treatment for the pain of oral mucositis, a treatment-limiting side effect of some cancer therapies, as well as other oral lesions. As part of the agreement Solasia receives exclusive commercialization rights to episilA in Japan and China, where it has ongoing operations and is building a specialty pharmaceutical infrastructure in the area of oncology and cancer supportive care.

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  6. Can-Fite BioPharma Files 2014 Annual Report On Form 20-FRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd . , a biotechnology company with a pipeline of proprietary small molecule drugs that are being developed to treat inflammatory diseases, cancer and sexual dysfunction, announced today that it has filed its 2014 Annual Report on Form 20-F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  7. Janssen Research & Development Release: FDA Approves Label Update For ...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    After a median follow-up of more than four years , the Janssen Research & Development, LLC -sponsored registration study demonstrated a median OS of almost three years in the patients randomized to ZYTIGA plus prednisone compared to 30.3 months in the placebo plus prednisone arm . "The statistically significant improvement in overall survival demonstrated in the final analysis and resulting label update help affirm the established efficacy, safety and tolerability that physicians treating men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer have seen with ZYTIGA," said , and lead investigator of the COU-AA-302 study.

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  8. Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica Release: New Molecular...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    ... modulate the function of this receptor and other closely related receptors, many of which have potential for treating cancer and inflammation," said Dr. , Chief of the Laboratory of Bioorganic Chemistry in the National Institute of Diabetes and ...

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  9. Integrative approaches key to understanding cancer, developing therapiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Science Daily

    Researchers are using integrative approaches to study cancer by combining mathematical and computational modeling with experimental and clinical data. The use of integrative approaches enables scientists to study and model cancer progression in a manner that conventional experimental systems are unable to do.

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  10. Team G Funds Promising Research at Lucile PackardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    Two years ago at the age of 5, Gabriella Cosner completed her 42 weeks of chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery treatment of her childhood cancer. Since then, her parents have joined forces with many other cancer parents facing similar journey's to put an end to childhood cancer.

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  11. Ken Burnsa a Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladiesa probes the mysteries of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Portraits of Ken Burns, filmmaker and Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of The Emperor of all Maladies, together for upcoming documentary about CANCER. Photos taken at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital on Sept.

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  12. Ken Burns Documentary Featuring Emily Whitehead Airs This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Onward State

    Four Diamonds child Emily Whitehead was the first in the world to receive a CART-19 T-Cell Transplant and has now been cancer free for three years . The Emily Whitehead Foundation was started in January, which raises funds for pediatric cancer research in an effort to see more success stories like Emily's.

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  13. You're invited to a social evening to help make a difference for cancer charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wisbech Standard

    The March and Chatteris District Macmillan Cancer Support fundraising group is calling on people in the towns and villages with a little or a lot of a time to spare to help the charity. The group is looking to hear from anyone who would be interested in helping the charity out on a regular or ad hoc basis.

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  14. Christ Hospital aligns with University of Kentucky in new cancer effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    Mike Keating, CEO of Mount Auburn-based Christ Hospital, will reveal details Thursday about enhanced cancer care that will be available in Northern Kentucky as a result of its partnership with the University of Kentucky.

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  15. Support for cancer sufferer 'warms my heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dominion Post

    Claire Prebble's funding drive for overseas cancer treatment has attracted an extra $17,000, bringing the total to $60,000, since The Dominion Post published her story. The 29-year-old spoke to The Dominion Post on Sunday about her diagnosis, subsequent surgery and treatment.

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  16. Group asks: why are at-home cancer patients on the hook for chemo drugs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CTV

    Why is it that many Canadian cancer patients treated in hospital get their medication for free, but those who are treated at home have to pay for their therapies out of pocket? That's what a coalition of 35 cancer patient groups, physicians and charities is asking following a report by Cancer Care Ontario that highlights the devastatingly high costs of treating cancer in Canada. The CanCertainty Coalition says it's unfair that cancer patients in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces cannot get fair and equal access to cancer therapies that are taken at home, noting that patients in the Western provinces see all their medications covered -- however and wherever they are administered.

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  17. Tampons may be able to help detect cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | She Knows

    ... and enjoys writing about all things woman. In her spar... While it is less talked about than breast or cervical cancer, endometrial cancer is one of the most common types of cancers in the United States. It's actually the most common gynecological ...

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  18. The Global Tumor Ablation Market is Poised to Reach the Value of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    ... and oncology. The global tumor ablation market is further classified into five application segments, namely liver cancer, lung cancer, kidney cancer, bone metastasis and others (includes cancer of prostate, breast, colorectal, neuroendocrine, head, ...

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  19. Researchers develop new potential drug for rare leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    A new drug that shows potential in laboratory studies against a rare type of acute leukemia has been developed by scientists. And additional studies suggest the same compound could play a role in prostate cancer treatment as well, they say.

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  20. Using Honey to HealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Advance

    With a rich history in ancient science and culture, the use of honey for wound healing is taking root again in modern day medicine-particularly for patients with cancer. One of the first known references to honey use in wound care dates back to 2000 BC.

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