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  1. Week In Review: Menarini And Lummy Announce Novel Drug In-Licensings For ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Menarini of Italy in-licensed China and Asia-Pacific rights to a proposed liver cancer treatment developed by Germany's 4SC AG for $100 million in upfront and milestone payments. Resminostat, 4SC's lead oncology compound, is an oral histone-deacetylase inhibitor currently in Phase II trials in Europe and Japan.

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  2. Additional evidence low carb burns more fatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... such as insulin resistance, diabetes and obesity , and it can lead to liver inflammation, cirrhosis and liver cancer. "Energy production is expensive for the liver," Dr. Browning said. "It appears that for the people on a low- carbohydrate diet, in ...

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  3. Solano County offering Hepatitis C testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... of blood or organs prior to 1992 or those infected with HIV. Hepatitis C can cause liver damage, cirrhosis, liver cancer and even death. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 3 million people living with Hepatitis C are ...

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  4. R.I.P. Motorcycle Journalist Tracy HagenRead the original story

    Friday | Roadracing World

    Motorcycle journalist Tracy Hagen died at 12:40 a.m. this morning while undergoing a liver transplant in a hospital in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area, where he lived. Hagen had been battling liver cancer for some time.

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  5. New liver cancer treatment approved for use in EuropeRead the original story

    Friday | Medical News Today

    A new treatment for liver cancer developed by the University Medical Center Utrecht has received the European CE mark for quality and safety. This implies that hospitals throughout Europe can now start using this innovative treatment that uses radioactive holmium microspheres to attack liver tumors.

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  6. Africa: The Case for Keeping Viral Hepatitis in the SDGsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    Globally, viral hepatitis kills an estimated 1.5 million people each year - a death toll comparable to HIV/AIDS. The chronic disease caused by hepatitis B and C viruses accounts for 78 per cent of all cases of liver cancer, which is the second most common cause of cancer deaths after lung cancer.

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  7. Remembering Percy SledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    ... year for liver... The music world lost another legend this week when American R&B great Percy Sledge died of liver cancer Tuesday at the age of 74. Best know for the 1966 number one song "When A Man Loves A Woman," Sledge originally worked as a ...

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  8. Asklepios Executes License with BenitecRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Business Wire

    AskBio's Adeno-Associated Virus gene therapy technologies are currently being used in Benitec's phase I/II first-in-man trial, to evaluate the safety and efficacy of its experimental therapy , for the treatment of Hepatitis C . HCV is the most common chronic blood-borne infection in the United States, and is the leading cause of chronic liver disease, end-stage cirrhosis, and liver cancer.

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  9. The CNIO links telomeres to the origins of liver diseases such as chronic hepatitis and cirrhosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to date, little is known about its possible role in pathologies of the liver such as cirrhosis, hepatitis and liver cancer. In a study published in the Journal of Hepatology , Fabian Beier and Paula MartA nez -from the Spanish National Cancer ...

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  10. TRANSGENE: Agreement With FDA Announced For Special Protocol...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | BioSpace

    ... the global Phase 3 study. The pivotal trial will evaluate the use of Pexa-Vec to treat patients with advanced liver cancer, also known as hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), who have not received sorafenib (Nexavar ) therapy and is expected to begin ...

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  11. Wilson Therapeutics' WTX101-201 Phase 2 clinical study to be presented at EASL annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Medical News

    ... therapy for Wilson Disease in Europe for more than a decade," said Karl-Heinz Weiss, MD, Associate Professor, Liver Cancer Center, University of Heidelberg. "Based on earlier clinical studies with tetrathiomolybdate in people with neurologic Wilson ...

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  12. wilson therapeutics announces presentation of wtx101-201 phase 2 st...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Tornado Insider

    ... therapy for Wilson Disease in Europe for more than a decade,' said Karl-Heinz Weiss, MD, Associate Professor, Liver Cancer Center, University of Heidelberg. 'Based on earlier clinical studies with tetrathiomolybdate in people with neurologic Wilson ...

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  13. Wilson Therapeutics Announces Presentation Of WTX101-201 Phase 2...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Sys-Con Media

    The poster, titled "WTX101-201: Phase 2 Study of Bis-choline Tetrathiomolybdate in Newly Diagnosed Wilson Disease Patients," will be presented in the Clinical Trials in Progress session on WTX101-201 is a Phase 2 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of WTX101 using an individualized dosing regimen in up to 30 newly-diagnosed patients with Wilson Disease. The study is being conducted at sites in the U.S. and "We are very excited to be involved in the WTX101-201 study, the first clinical trial to evaluate a new therapy for Wilson Disease in , MD, Associate Professor, Liver Cancer Center, University of Heidelberg.

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  14. Obituary: Percy Sledge / Sang 'When a Man Loves a Woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... He was 74. His death was confirmed by Artists International Management, which represented him. Mr. Sledge had liver cancer, for which he underwent surgery in 2014, said Mark Lyman, his agent and manager. Mr. Sledge, sometimes called the King of Slow ...

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  15. Soul Singer Percy Sledge Famous For 'When A Man Loves a Woman' Dies At 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | International Business Times

    ... Tuesday morning. Sledge recorded the classic soulful ballad in 1966. The southern singer was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2014 and had also undergone a surgery in January last year, but resumed his tour soon. He rose to fame from a hospital ...

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  16. Percy Sledge, 'When a Man Loves a Woman' Singer, Dead at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lite 98.7

    ... when he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. According to ABC, the singer underwent surgery for liver cancer in January 2014, but then resumed touring. It is unclear if his passing is connected to the condition. Our thoughts are with ...

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  17. Onxeo Release: Quarterly Information As Of March 31, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BioSpace

    ... March 31, 2015, within the "ReLive" phase III trial. This trial evaluates LivatagA in the treatment of primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), for which there is a dire need and a growing demand for innovative treatments. Recruitment will ...

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  18. Onxeo S.A.: Quarterly Information as of March 31, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | GlobeNewswire

    ... March 31, 2015, within the "ReLive" phase III trial. This trial evaluates Livatag in the treatment of primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), for which there is a dire need and a growing demand for innovative treatments. Recruitment will be ...

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  19. Percy Sledge Dies Aged 73 [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Legendary singer Percy Sledge has died at the age of 73, a year after undergoing surgery for liver cancer. Sledge, who was best known for his 1966 hit " When a Man Loves a Woman " passed away at his home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana yesterday morning.

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  20. Soul Singer Percy Sledge Dies At 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Weekend

    ... Press. Dr. Clark added Sledge was in hospice care for cancer. In 2014, the singer underwent surgery for liver cancer , said his agent and manager, Mark Lyman. In a career that started in the 1960s, Sledge had a number of hits, including "Take Time ...

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