Liver Cancer Newswire

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  1. Children's cancer death rates drop by more than 20 per cent in 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... proved the benefits of these combined treatments, including a large international trial that has helped lead to liver cancer death rates falling by a quarter (26 per cent) in the last decade. Research to improve imaging and radiotherapy techniques ...

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  2. Vintage goods wanted to raise funds for TessaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... Tessa Elam. The 72-year-old former nurse from Stroud, who has been diagnosed with a rare, aggressive form of liver cancer, travelled to San Diego on August 20 so she could visit a specialist clinic in Tijuana, close to the Mexican/US border. Last ...

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  3. Roach: The genetics of hereditary hemochromatosisRoach: The genetics...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... my maternal grandfather, who died from colon cancer at a young age, and my paternal grandmother, who died from liver cancer, could both have had HH. Could you please explain how this disease is inherited? -- J.H. Dr. Roach: Hereditary ...

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  4. CFDA approves BTG bead delivery device for liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    BTG has received approval from the China FDA for a liver cancer treatment which uses its hydrogel product DC Beads.

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  5. SciClone's liver cancer treatment wins approval in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... of malignant hypervascularized tumors, such as hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common form of primary liver cancer. The potential market in China is huge: the country has about half the world's liver cancer cases, with more than 350,000 people ...

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  6. Cancer 101 Pictures Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Understanding CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | MedicineNet

    ... retains the name of the primary cancer. For example, bladder cancer that metastasizes to the liver is not liver cancer. It is called metastatic bladder cancer. Metastasis is significant because it helps determine the staging and treatment of cancer. ...

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  7. Doug Briney: to perform at Jimmie Van Zant 'Hope For Freedom' benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... here . The management company explains that country singer/songwriter, Jimmie Van Zant was diagnosed with liver cancer, and is in need of a life-saving liver transplant. He is the cousin of legendary Van Zant brothers, Ronnie and Johnnie Van Zant ...

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  8. Celsion Corporation To Present At The Rodman & Renshaw 16th Annual Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | BioSpace

    ... liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin, currently in Phase III development for the treatment of primary liver cancer. The pipeline also includes EGEN-001, a DNA-based immunotherapy for the localized treatment of ovarian and brain cancers. Celsion ...

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  9. GenSpera (OTCQB:GNSZ) Media Advisory; "Targeting thapsigargin towards tumors" Published in SteroidsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... These efforts led to the development of mipsagargin (G-202), which is now in Phase II clinical trials in liver cancer and brain cancer. The article details the discovery and isolation of thapsigargin, the elucidation of its molecular structure, and ...

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  10. SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. And BTG plc Announce That DC Bead Has Been Approved ByRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | BioSpace

    ... product portfolio." Louise Makin, Chief Executive Officer at BTG, said: "Approximately half of the world's liver cancer patients are in China and there is a great interest among Chinese physicians to offer new, differentiated treatment options. ...

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  11. Novel Lab Technique May Aid Study of New Hepatitis B TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... B virus (HBV); of those, one-third will go on to develop life-threatening complications, such as cirrhosis and liver cancer. Although there is an effective HBV vaccine, only around 50 percent of people in some countries where the disease is endemic ...

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  12. Health insurers still learning about enrollees gained through the Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Virginia Business

    ... in the U.S. and Europe. The drug claims to cure hepatitis C, which, left untreated, can cause liver failure, liver cancer and the need for liver transplants. Most of the insurance carriers in Virginia expect their 2015 enrollees to be healthier, as ...

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  13. Uk Winners & Losers: CSR Shares Rise By a Third As It Considers SaleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanic Business

    ... company's shares are down despite saying that Chinese regulators have approved the registration of the DC Bead liver cancer treatment it will distribute through Chinese partner MBL Group, up 8.3%. The company reported a 10% increase in revenue from ...

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  14. Updated Top News: Ukrainian President Accuses Russia Of InvasionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanic Business

    ... increased to Healthcare company BTG said Chinese regulators have approved the registration of the DC Bead liver cancer treatment it will distribute through Chinese partner Hunting said that stronger trading in its second quarter boosted its first ...

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  15. Why does an NHS nurse have to fly abroad for a life saving non-toxic treatment?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | PR Log

    ... to help save the life of their 'very special mum' who has been diagnosed with a rare, aggressive form of liver cancer. Tessa Elam, 72 spent her working life as a community nurse, specialising in the care of elderly and psychiatric patients at ...

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  16. Ice Bucket Challenge completed for SNJ's Help Tessa appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... to help save the life of Tessa Elam, 72 who has travelled to Mexico to receive treatment for a rare form of liver cancer. Seven weeks ago Tessa was diagnosed with secondary metastatic liver cancer, a rare and extremely aggressive form of liver ...

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  17. More DAAs, More ControversyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Applied Clinical Trials

    ... Treatment Group - whose members feel particularly vulnerable because of the close links between HIV and HCV in liver cancer - is threatening to demand compulsory licensing of the drug if Gilead does not adjust its European pricing policies to seek ...

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  18. Top News: CSR Rejects Us Takeover Offer As Xaar Lowers ForecastRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanic Business

    ... increased to Healthcare company BTG said Chinese regulators have approved the registration of the DC Bead liver cancer treatment it will distribute through Chinese partner Hunting said that stronger trading in its second quarter boosted its first ...

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  19. Keeping the city at the forefront of cancer fightRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Daily Echo

    ... free. Maggie's is named after Maggie Keswick Jencks, a Scottish woman who was diagnosed with terminal bone and liver cancer in 1993. After coming to terms with her illness, she was determined to help others deal with the diagnosis and overcome ...

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  20. BTG granted approval in China for liver cancer treatmentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Live Charts

    ... price for sale in China. Because of the country's high incidence of hepatitis, which is closely linked to liver cancer, China accounts for approximately one-half of the world's liver cancer cases. DC Bead is currently approved in 40 countries ...

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