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  1. 175 million kroner boost for cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Copenhagen Post

    The Health Ministry is allocating 175 million kroner to improving the treatment of cancer. Some 135 million will be spent on improving its capacity to treat patients, and 40 million kroner will be spent on training GPs to better identify cancer symptoms.

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  2. See a Man Get Cut in Half at Phillya s The IllusionistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Phillymag.com

    ... that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need More>> Have you ever wished you could kick your metabolism into gear? While more exercise can help ...

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  3. Target Announces New Plus-Size LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Phillymag.com

    ... that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need More>> Lung cancer causes more deaths than breast, colon, and prostate cancer combined. However, ...

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  4. Comcast Says It Will Keep Its New Tower For ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Phillymag.com

    ... that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need More>> Have you ever wished you could kick your metabolism into gear? While more exercise can help ...

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  5. Cartagenia Partners with MedGenome to Provide Pathology Laboratories...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sys-Con Media

    OncoMD is an industry-leading cancer analytics platform that includes a curated, proprietary knowledge base of 1.7 million cancer mutations, with relevant functional information, sensitivity to drugs and potential clinical trials for enrollment. Curated and accurate annotations of cancer-related mutations can help pathologists and oncologists personalize cancer treatment and review available therapy options.

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  6. Scientists investigate sound waves for burning away cancer painRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Medical News Today

    Researchers at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, both in the UK, have announced they are experimenting with a novel approach to treating cancer pain - using next-generation ultrasound to burn away the source of the pain. In medicine, the main use of ultrasound machines - such as this one - has been as a way of imaging the body.

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  7. Key factor discovered in the formation of metastases in melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Melanoma, the most aggressive of all skin cancer strains, is often fatal for patients due to the pronounced formation of metastases. Until now, a melanoma's rampant growth was mainly attributed to genetic causes, such as mutations in certain genes.

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  8. Live coverage of the immune system at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    To better understand what happens during immune reactions in the body, researchers at TA1 4bingen University have developed a new way of labeling T-cells, allowing them to track the T-cell movement in mice using non-invasive positron emission technology . The researchers, led by Professor Bernd Pichler at the Werner Siemens Imaging Center, worked with dermatologists, pathologists and immunologists at the University hospitals and at the German Consortium for Translational Cancer Research.

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  9. Kite Pharma, Inc. Announces Expanded Agreement With Tel Aviv Sourasky ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BioSpace

    Kite Pharma, Inc., , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing engineered autologous T cell therapy products for the treatment of cancer, today announced that the Company has expanded its agreement with Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center to research and develop novel approaches to CAR T cell therapy, the technology underlying Kite's most advanced programs in cancer immunotherapy. Under the agreement, Kite will collaborate with Professor Zelig Eshhar, Ph.D., the leading pioneer in CAR T cell research and Chair of Immunology Research within the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center's Division of Research and Development.

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  10. Ultimovacs Carries Out NOK 45 Million Share Issue With Canica AS...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BioSpace

    ... AS ('Canica') and Sundt AS ('Sundt'). Ultimovacs is a biotechnology company that develops a therapeutic universal cancer vaccine. Such cancer treatment is not linked to a specific type of cancer, but has the potential to trigger a general ...

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  11. End of life care: A shift to living well before dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ottawa Citizen

    Gerald "Jerry" Dill lay face down and semi-conscious on the operating table as the doctors drilled into his spine. When cancer spreads to the vertebra, the bones become fragile and can collapse.

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  12. Professor Jonathan Sprent to receive AAI Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | EurekAlert!

    ... made many seminal contributions to the fields of immunological memory and tolerance, transplantation immunity and cancer immunotherapy. He has led the Cellular Immunity lab at Garvan since 2006, where he works on various aspects of T cell biology. ...

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  13. Study rates migraine medicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS Atlanta

    ... on public health recommendations on exercise, according to new research. The risk for developing a rare form of brain cancer known as glioma appears to go up with long-term use of hormonal contraceptives such as the Pill, new Danish research ...

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  14. Hairdressing, beauty and nail College of West Anglia students go...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Wisbech Standard

    Students and staff did hair styling, manicures, nail art, beauty treatments and leg waxing to raise more than 900 for a cancer charity. Hairdressing, beauty therapy and nail technology students at College of West Anglia Isle campus, and their King's Lynn colleagues, held a Give the Sparkle Back week of fundraising events in aid of Look Good, Feel Better.

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  15. Is proton therapy the 'magic bullet' for cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WPTV Local News

    Even after decades of battling one of the world's biggest killers, the treatment of cancer is still an inexact science. Health practitioners have been searching for a magic bullet that goes straight to the source of the cancer -- and everything from monoclonal antibodies, which carry cancer drugs direct to cancer cells, to straight surgery to cut out tumors have been used with varying degrees of success.

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  16. Study identifies gene that may become resistant to current testicular cancer treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Medical News

    A major research study has uncovered several new genetic mutations that could drive testicular cancer - and also identified a gene which may contribute to tumours becoming resistant to current treatments. The study is the first to use state-of-the-art sequencing technology to explore in detail testicular germ cell tumours - which make up the vast majority of testicular cancers and are the most common cancers in young men.

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  17. Vitamin D deficiency grows in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Korea Herald

    ... are now aware that vitamin D deficiency can affect one's muscles, bones and immunity and is even associated with cancer," said Lee Sang-hyun, a doctor at the National Health Insurance Service Ilsan Hospital. "On top of the increased number of people ...

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  18. Slopes for Hope at Hemlock Valley ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Agassiz Harrison Observer

    Striking a blow in the fight against cancer can be as simple as strapping on a pair of skis and pointing them downhill. The third annual Slopes for Hope fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society takes place at Hemlock Valley Resort on Sunday, Feb. 8. The event is a great opportunity for Fraser Valley skiers and snowboarders to put together a team and enjoy the Family Day weekend, while doing their bit to help, said the Cancer Society's Nicola Romaniuk.

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  19. Ealing boy, 8, joins other cancer sufferers at Downing Street receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Ealing Times

    A BRAVE schoolboy, who has overcome gruelling cancer treatment, was a guest of honour at a visit to 10 Downing Street on Tuesday. Ethan Doyle, 8, of Ealing Park Gardens, was joined by 20 other young cancer sufferers at a reception hosted by Sarah Cameron to launch Cancer Research UK's fundraising campaign, Kids and Teens.

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  20. Former Republican Party chair pulls petitions for possible rematch with Elyria mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Ray Noble, well known as the former chairman of the Elyria Republican Party who unsuccessfully ran for mayor against Holly Brinda, has pulled petitions to once again run for mayor - this time as a Democrat. Noble, a longtime facilitator of Men to Men, a prostate cancer support group, and a 22-year prostate cancer survivor, said Wednesday that he pulled petitions, but that does not speak to his intentions.

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