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  1. The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation Offers New Clinical...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Plus Best Supportive Care Versus Best Supportive Care as Maintenance Therapy in Subjects with Acute Myloid Leukemia in Complete Remission. Breast Genentech ML 28257: An observational cohort study of treatment patterns and outcomes in patients with ...

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  2. CURE Magazine and Incyte to Honor MPN HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... cancer journey at the reception. Over a decade ago, Esten's daughter was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and is now in remission. Following this experience, Esten has become a honorary spokesperson for cancer education and he and his ...

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  3. Giants coach Tom Coughlin's foundation assists families with children with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Item

    ... Tom Coughlin Jay Fund - named after Jay McGillis, one of Coughlin's former players at Boston College who died of leukemia - supports families who have children with cancer. The organization started the Thanksgiving meals program last year, donating ...

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  4. Paul Simon, James Taylor Performing at NYC Benefit Show Honoring Late Saxophonist Michael BreckerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... of 57 in 2007 after a battle with MDS. "When I learned that a cure for MDS will likely provide the key to curing leukemia, I realized there was no better way to honor my husband's legacy than by raising important funds for research through this ...

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  5. Wide gulf in cancer survival between countries, most comprehensive global study to date showsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Five-year survival estimates have been published for 25.7 million cancer patients diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers and 75,000 children diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1995 and 2009, using individual patient data from 279 cancer registries in 67 countries. The CONCORD-2 study, published in The Lancet , reports 5-year survival estimates for 25 7 million cancer patients diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers and 75,000 children diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1995 and 2009, using individual patient data from 279 cancer registries in 67 countries.

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  6. Bone marrow recipient, donor to meet for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    ... SHE BEGAN HAVING HEALTH PROBLEMS. MY WHITE COUNT WAS THREE TIMES HERE THAN WHAT IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN. Roger: IT WAS LEUKEMIA. KEYIONA RECEIVED A CALL TO DONATE. I'M SER, LET'S GO! Roger: SHE SAID IT WAS PAINLESS AND NO MARROW HAD TO BE TAKEN. THEY ...

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  7. What's Up For Thanksgiving: Discussing Your Family's Medical History?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... and hematology. I loved my work as a clinician-scientist, running a cancer research lab and seeing patients with leukemia, lymphoma and rare blood disorders. When I was 42 years old, a radiologist found the Stage 1, invasive breast cancer upon my ...

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  8. Incomes fall as stressed economy strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... cancer patients diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers and 75,000 children diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1995 Anglers across the nation wondering why luck at their favorite fishing spot seems to have dried up may have a ...

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  9. Scientists could save thousands with student's DIY microscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... cancer patients diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers and 75,000 children diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1995 Rheumatic heart disease - the most common acquired heart disease in children in many countries of the world - is ...

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  10. 'Dramatic' early phase 1 results for AG-120 in IDH1 mutated AMLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    A new study shows "extremely promising" early phase 1 clinical trial results for the investigational drug AG-120 against the subset of patients with acute myeloid leukemia harboring mutations in the gene IDH. Results presented November 19 by University of Colorado Cancer Center investigator Daniel Pollyea, MD, MS, at the 26th European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Symposium in Barcelona show "extremely promising" early phase 1 clinical trial results for the investigational drug AG-120 against the subset of patients with acute myeloid leukemia harboring mutations in the gene IDH1.

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  11. Eco-Bears help communityRead the original story

    Monday | The Milton Herald

    ... Mattie, Isabella Stubbs, Amy Li, Jason Born, Justin Weisel and Will Ruff. The Cambridge Eco-Bears help support leukemia research with their "Pennies for Patients" event in late October. From left are Cindy Mattie, club co-sponsor, Roni Ruadap, ...

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  12. Growth factor regenerates damaged nerves without sprouting new blood vesselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Science Daily

    ... cancer patients diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers and 75,000 children diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1995 Rheumatic heart disease - the most common acquired heart disease in children in many countries of the world - is ...

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  13. Campaign 2012AWAITING the Next Great MistakeRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame at Cooperstown, N.Y., he told the Los Angeles Times how the death from leukemia of his mom, Inge Carter, when he was 12, impacted the way he lived his life. Carter said he tried to be "the best person I can ...

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  14. Re: smart metersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Parksville Qualicum News

    In 2001, scientists with the Washington State Department of Health reviewed historical data and reported that the sudden appearance of childhood leukemia in modern societies is closely linked to the original electrification of homes. In their 2002 summary report on EMFs, scientists with the California Department of Health Services reviewed the research and wrote "all three of the DHS scientists are inclined to believe that EMFs can cause some degree of increased risk of childhood leukemia, adult brain cancer, Lou Gehrig's Disease and miscarriage."

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  15. Hookah smokers are inhaling benzeneRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    High levels of benzene, a chemical in crude oil and gasoline, are present in hookah smokers and nonsmokers after they attend social events where the water pipes are used, a new report says. Benzene exposure is a known risk factor for leukemia.

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  16. 14 Facts About Cigarettes That Will Make You Want To Quit Right NowRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WallStreetInsanity

    ... cervical cancer, ovarian cancer, endometrial cancer, stomach cancer, colorectal cancer, prostate cancer, acute leukemia, liver cancer, brain cancer, breast cancer, coronary heart disease, acute and chronic respiratory diseases, stroke, cataracts, ...

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  17. Letters: Concordia students should vote 'No' on motion to support BDS against IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... amniocentesis, and a number of widely used life-saving treatments discovered by Israelis for diseases such as leukemia, glaucoma, HIV, MS, Parkinson's, and diabetes, as well as state of the art imaging devices for robotic surgery and tumour ...

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  18. Novartis initiated with an Outperform at Exane BNP ParibasRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... Biotech Analysts provide a preview of items being discussed at the upcoming 56th Annual Meeting of ASH including Leukemia/MDS on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on November 20 at 10 am. Leerink biotech analysts hold an ...

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  19. Juno Therapeutics Appoints To Board Of DirectorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    ... Several product candidates have shown compelling evidence of tumor shrinkage in the clinical trials in refractory leukemia and lymphoma conducted to date. The company's long-term aim is to improve and leverage its cell-based platform to develop new ...

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  20. $1 Billion Oncology Alliance Between & Oxford BioTherapeutics...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    This is the first of five development programs between the two companies to enter the clinic in a $1 billion strategic oncology alliance. The phase I study of OBT357/ MEN1112, a defucosylated, recombinant, humanized antibody targeting an undisclosed antigen expressed on AML blasts and the AML stem cell compartment, will be conducted in major European leukemia treatment centers in Belgium, France, Germany and Italy.

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