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  1. Hairmyres Hospital criticised over treatment of terminal cancer patientRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    ... My adviser took the view that this decision was taken with insufficient information. A woman diagnosed with liver cancer was referred to NHS Lothian for surgery, waited two weeks for a consultation, a further month for analysis of scan results, was ...

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  2. Hairmyres Hospital criticised over treatment of terminal cancer patientRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... My adviser took the view that this decision was taken with insufficient information. A woman diagnosed with liver cancer was referred to NHS Lothian for surgery, waited two weeks for a consultation, a further month for analysis of scan results, was ...

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  3. New Memoir of Sister's Fight With Cancer is ReleasedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    When Marianne Merkl successfully battled Hodgkins Disease, Stage 4, for a year in 1980, friends and family rejoiced. Forward to 2005, when she faced a recurrence of Hodgkins complicated by the addition of primary liver cancer.

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  4. Mode of action framework analysis for receptor-mediated toxicity: the ...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... against subsequent tumors in all species including the human liver. Peroxisome proliferator-activated recetor, liver cancer, mode of action, oxidative stress, human relevancy framework, dose-response assessment, di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), ...

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  5. New Memoir Tells Story of Sister's Fight to Live Despite CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Author Elissa Merkl lovingly shares the two-year journey she took when her sister Marianne experienced Hodgkins Disease and liver cancer a second time in this new book released by Dog Ear Publishing. More than a 'how to' book with advice about battling cancer, the memoir chronicles the pair's work at living life in spite of cancer's efforts to dictate otherwise.

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  6. My view: New treatment can cure Hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Hepatitis C, a potentially deadly inflammation of the liver, afflicts more than 3.2 million Americans. Around 70 percent of them will develop chronic liver disease, and as many as 5 percent will die from cirrhosis or liver cancer.

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  7. Relay for Life gets spookyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cooma-Monaro Express

    ... making great strides to fund exceptional research. This includes investigating the link between obesity and liver cancer; discovering the biology behind uterine cancer; studying the relationship between genetics and cancer cell behaviour; breast ...

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  8. Advocates Criticize Plans to Restrict N.Y. Hepatitis C DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | POZ

    ... abusers. Advocates argue that the proposed criteria are dangerous because hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC, a.k.a. liver cancer) can start developing as early as stage F2. They also note that people with HIV are at an increased risk for hep C ...

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  9. Green Tea and Fighting CancerRead the original story

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... Research is studying animal models and chronic liver disease to determine if EGCG hinders the development of liver cancer by inhibiting scarring which is called cirrhosis of the liver. With this testing he tries to see if EGCG used alone and in ...

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  10. Q&A with Provectus Biopharmaceutical's COO/CFO, Peter CulpepperRead the original story

    Monday | BayStreet.ca

    ... to do otherwise. What is the object PVCT has in doing business in Asia? For our signature drug, PV-10 to treat liver cancer, most of the liver patients are in Asia versus the US or Western Europe. It's important to treat patients where they are. ...

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  11. 180 Million People Have This Disease, Yet Few Are Aware of ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Motley Fool

    ... it kills it victims, this global disease can, in its chronic state, lead to liver damage, liver disease, liver cancer, or even death. Within just the U.S., it's a disease that claims 15,000 lives annually. Now here's truly scary aspect of this ...

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  12. Hepatitis C and baby boomersRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Holtville Tribune

    ... of liver transplants in adults are due to hepatitis C. Hepatitis C-related illness, including liver failure and liver cancer, claims more than 15,000 adult lives in the United States each year. Most of those who die of these causes are baby boomers. ...

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  13. Obesity accelerates epigenetic aging of human liverRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | CiteULike

    ... by bariatric surgery, may play a role in liver-related comorbidities of obesity, such as insulin resistance and liver cancer. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes ...

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  14. Benefits of drinking coffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Examiner.com

    ... coffee may help lower the risk of diabetes, heart disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, cirrhosis and liver cancer. People who drink more than four cups of caffeinated coffee daily could significantly reduce their risk of death from certain ...

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  15. TALEN-Mediated Somatic Mutagenesis in Murine Models of CancerRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | CiteULike

    ... this study, we used genome-editing tools to create and analyze targeted somatic mutations in murine models of liver cancer. Transcription activator-like effector nucleases (TALEN) were designed against I2-catenin (Ctnnb1) and adenomatous polyposis ...

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  16. Mumbai cancer patient becomes crorepati on KBC 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Rediff.com

    ... on Kaun Banega Crorepati 8. Patil recently recovered from breast cancer but now she has been diagnosed with liver cancer. She says the prize money will be a big help for her medical treatment and her kids' studies. "I was diagnosed with breast ...

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  17. Mumbai cancer patient becomes crorepati on 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 8'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | DNA India

    A cancer patient from Mumbai, Megha Patil, has emerged victorious on the Amitabh Bachchan-hosted reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 8' by winning Rs 1 crore. Patil recently recovered from breast cancer but now she has been diagnosed with liver cancer.

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  18. Health Canada Issues Notice Of Compliance For Gilead Sciences, Inc.'s ...Read the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | BioSpace

    ... cirrhosis who have baseline HCV viral load below 6 million IU/mL. "Chronic hepatitis C can lead to cirrhosis, liver cancer and liver transplantation and is a major cause of liver-related morbidity and mortality in Viral Hepatitis Clinic. "With ...

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  19. UWA awarded $26.1M in national medical research fundingRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | PressReleasePoint

    A trial that aims to improve the treatment of severe asthma in children, how microRNAs can be used to treat liver cancer and improving primary care for Aboriginal mothers and babies in the Kimberly are among 29 research projects at The University of Western Australia to benefit from new medical grants. Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Federal Minister for Health Peter Dutton today announced 773 National Health and Medical Research Council grants worth $538.8 million Australia-wide.

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  20. CRISPR-mediated direct mutation of cancer genes in the mouse liverRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | CiteULike

    ... es and oncogenes in the liver using the CRISPR/Cas system, which presents a new avenue for rapid development of liver cancer models and functional genomics.

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