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  1. Indiana HIV outbreak sparks CDC alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... C infections. Hepatitis C, which is most commonly spread through the sharing of drug needles, can lead to liver cancer and is the leading reason for liver transplants. The virus also can trigger damage in other parts of the body, though it can take ...

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  2. Study: Cancer rates in HCV patients significantly increase compared to non-HCV cohortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Medical News

    ... cancer types associated with hepatitis C include non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, renal and prostate cancers, as well as liver cancer. A retrospective study at Kaiser Permanente, Southern California, USA, was conducted. The study authors recorded all cancer ...

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  3. Study identifies BLU-554 as potential treatment option for HCC patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Medical News

    ... FGF19/FGFR4 signalling axis. The study authors found that BLU-554 had significant anti-tumour activity in liver cancer models that are dependent on FGFR4 signalling pathway and was well tolerated at the highest dose level. Klaus Hoeflich, PhD, ...

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  4. Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alertRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | KDWN

    ... C infections. Hepatitis C, which is most commonly spread through the sharing of drug needles, can lead to liver cancer and and is the leading reason for liver transplants. The virus also can trigger damage in other parts of the body, though it can ...

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  5. Novel therapeutic candidate targets key driver of HCC in genomically defined subset of patientsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    ... FGF19/FGFR4 signalling axis. The study authors found that BLU-554 had significant anti-tumour activity in liver cancer models that are dependent on FGFR4 signalling pathway and was well tolerated at the highest dose level. Klaus Hoeflich, PhD, ...

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  6. Long-term therapy with ETV or TDF demonstrates positive 5-year survival in patients with chronic HBVRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    ... (accessed April 24, 2015). - One of the most severe complications of hepatitis B is the development of liver cancer, which is responsible for approximately 745,000 deaths worldwide each year. Two new studies provide strong - A recent clinical trial ...

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  7. Genomic analyses point to the potential of personalized care for liver cancer patientsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    ... "Hepatocarcinogenesis is a multi-step process in which pre-cancerous lesions can ultimately transform into liver cancer. Genomic analyses, such as exome sequencing, allow us to better understand the mutational processes involved in the development ...

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  8. Diabetes drug shows promise in the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitisRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    ... the nation's first large-scale - The combination of two inhibitors of protein mTOR stops the growth of primary liver cancer and destroys tumor cells, according to a new

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  9. Blueprint Medicines Presents New Preclinical Data Demonstrating Its...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | BioSpace

    ... the Study of the Liver (EASL) to be highlighted in an ILC press conference. , MD, Director of the Mount Sinai Liver Cancer Program and Professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine at . "The genomic profiling of liver cancer has lagged ...

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  10. Survival rates for some cancers on the rise in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CBC News

    ... alive five years later. Five-year survival rates were about 83 per cent for breast cancer, about 7 per cent for liver cancer, about 13 per cent for lung cancer, about 5 per cent for pancreas cancer, about 91 per cent for prostate cancer and about 47 ...

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  11. Genomic analyses point to the potential of personalised care for liver cancer patientsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Medical News Today

    ... "Hepatocarcinogenesis is a multi-step process in which pre-cancerous lesions can ultimately transform into liver cancer . Genomic analyses, such as exome sequencing, allow us to better understand the mutational processes involved in the development ...

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  12. U.S. cancer survival rates improvingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... alive five years later. Five-year survival rates were about 83 percent for breast cancer, about 7 percent for liver cancer, about 13 percent for lung cancer, about 5 percent for pancreas cancer, about 91 percent for prostate cancer and about 47 ...

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  13. Williams Lake gets Hepatitis C clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Williams Lake Tribune

    ... $74,500 for a 12-week treatment, but treatment is important because with time Hepatitis C progresses into liver cancer or failure, King said. Family doctors that have patients with Hepatitis C and patients seen in the Methadone Clinic will be ...

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  14. EASL 2015: Merck HCV Combination Effective after Failure of First Generation Direct-Acting AntiviralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... 1a infection. The study excluded participants with decompensated cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer), and people coinfected with HIV. The majority of participants had received prior treatment with telaprevir (54%); simeprevir was ...

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  15. Merck HCV combination effective after failure of first generation of direct-acting antiviralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Aidsmap

    ... unmet need. The study excluded participants with decompensated cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer), and people coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C. The majority of participants had received prior treatment with telaprevir (54%); ...

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  16. AP McCoy is still in a league of his own... so why is 19-time champion jockey going now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Mail

    ... 'When a jockey retires he becomes just another little man.' Arcaro was retired 36 years before succumbing to liver cancer in 1997. It cannot be said that McCoy has courted celebrity, or that he will ever be regarded as a little man by racegoers, yet ...

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  17. Former Atlanta TV anchor Monica Pearson diagnosed with liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The former WSB-TV anchor says she was diagnosed in December and had surgery in January to remove more than 50 percent of her liver. Pearson joined the WSB-TV staff in August of 1975 and retired in 2012 after 37 years with the network.

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  18. Richard DeGarmo seeks financial support following cancer surgeryRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Velonews

    American cycling pioneer Richard DeGarmo, a former president the United States Cycling Federation - the precursor to USA Cycling - and director of the Tour of Texas, is seeking financial help following surgery for liver cancer. "Richard gave so many of my generation a fabulous month-long series of races that helped us not only jump start the season, but also our careers," Olympic champion Connie Carpenter Phinney said.

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  19. Coffee 'could halve breast cancer recurrence' in tamoxifen-treated patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Medical News Today

    ... News Today reported on a study claiming just one cup of coffee a day could significantly reduce the risk of liver cancer , while another study found consuming five cups a day could reduce the risk of heart attack . Our Knowledge Center article - ...

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  20. Exome sequencing helps identify link between environmental exposures and mutational patterns in HCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Medical News

    ... "Hepatocarcinogenesis is a multi-step process in which pre-cancerous lesions can ultimately transform into liver cancer. Genomic analyses, such as exome sequencing, allow us to better understand the mutational processes involved in the development ...

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