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  1. Iowa family has plenty to be thankful for this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KIMT

    ... a football, she then received a referral to Mayo Clinic. But biopsies determined it was, and the worst kind of liver cancer a kid can get. To put it in perspective, if she was an adult at the time of diagnosis, it wouldn't be treatable. Doctors say ...

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  2. A little help from friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star

    ... cancer diagnosis. The 27-year-old wife and mother was diagnosed with stage four breast cancer and secondary liver cancer in August. She said chemotherapy had bought her more time to plan for her absence, particularly for five-year-old daughter Nyah. ...

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  3. Onxeo Announces Positive DSMB Recommendation for Its Phase III Trial...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | GlobeNewswire

    ... the efficacy of Livatag on survival in 400 patients with advanced HepatoCellular Carcinoma (primary liver cancer) after failure of intolerance to Sorafenib. The Data Safety and Monitoring Board meets every 6 months to review the safety data of the ...

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  4. Bond between Lafayette's Zweizig, Jeannot reaches far beyond football fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Morning Call

    ... game, has been told before. But Jeannot's loss - his 61-year-old father died on Jan. 6 of this year of liver cancer. "He was diagnosed with advanced liver cancer a week before I reported for camp my junior year, and my parents told me after the ...

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  5. Medical University of Vienna Release: Possible Cause Discovered For...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | BioSpace

    The failure of experimental liver cancer therapies directed specifically against the EGFR protein is presumably the result of insufficiently specific patient selection. This is the conclusion that can be drawn from data that were obtained within the framework of a project carried out by an Austrian Science Fund FWF doctoral programme, and that have now been published in NATURE Cell Biology.

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  6. Possible cause discovered for failure of targeted liver cancer therapiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Targeted therapies against liver cancer require a detailed picture of the liver. A FWF doctoral programme offers new insights.

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  7. Marker polyps do not cause cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... removal and lack of surveillance colonoscopies are more important than polyp ... The failure of experimental liver cancer therapies directed specifically against the EGFR protein is presumably the result of insufficiently specific patient selection. ...

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  8. Precisely Off The Mark: Possible Cause Discovered For Failure of Targeted Liver Cancer TherapiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Science, Industry and Business

    The failure of experimental liver cancer therapies directed specifically against the EGFR protein is presumably the result of insufficiently specific patient selection. This is the conclusion that can be drawn from data that were obtained within the framework of a project carried out by an Austrian Science Fund FWF doctoral programme, and that have now been published in NATURE Cell Biology.

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  9. AASLD 2014: Sofosbuvir + Simeprevir Shows Good Results in Real-World UseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... half (48%) had liver cirrhosis, 43% had a history of decompensation, and 34% had a MELD score >10. 10% had liver cancer and 11% had received a liver transplant. Overall, people who used sofosbuvir plus simeprevir were sicker than those who used ...

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  10. Hospital achieves milestone of 120 liver transplantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Nation

    ... and two-thirds of the newly infected develop chronic liver disease. HCV is responsible for up to 70 per cent of liver cancer cases and liver cirrhosis is the 18th commonest cause of death. Overall number of infected Pakistanis is put at 11 million ...

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  11. Diets rich in vitamin B3 prevent liver cancer in miceRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Newkerala.com

    A new research has revealed that diets rich in nicotinamide riboside, a derivative of vitamin B3, prevent the development of liver tumors and induce tumor regression in mice. Researchers from the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre have produced the first mouse model that faithfully reproduces the steps of human hepato-cellular carcinoma development, from the appearance of the first lesions in the liver to the development of metastasis.

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  12. Triclosan linked to liver damage, cancer in miceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to develop inflammation and scarring of the liver, a condition that, in humans, raises the risk of developing liver cancer. Second, the researchers found that where cancerous cells had established a beachhead in a mouse's liver, those steadily ...

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  13. Key factor discovered in the progression of liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Medical News Today

    One of the most aggressive and common forms of liver cancer is hepatocellular carcinoma. A team of researchers from the Institute of Cancer Research at the MedUni Vienna has now identified the crucial key factor involved in the development and progression of this malignant type of tumour: the AXL receptor supports cancer-promoting processes and slows down cancer-inhibiting factors.

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  14. Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Release: ISIS-STAT3 Rx And ISIS-AR Rx Data ...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | BioSpace

    ... which we've observed durable responses in patients with advanced lymphoma and also in patients with metastatic liver cancer," said , Ph.D., senior vice president of Antisense Drug Discovery at Isis Pharmaceuticals. "In addition, we are encouraged ...

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  15. Moderate Drinker Or Alcoholic? Many Americans Fall In BetweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... are linked to excessive alcohol use over time. "This could include breast cancer, for example, liver disease, liver cancer, heart disease," to name a few. Excessive alcohol consumption, according to the CDC, is responsible for 88,000 deaths per year ...

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  16. Derivative of vitamin B3 prevents liver cancer in miceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Science Daily

    ... DNA. They also show a curative effect of the diet in those mice that had previously developed the disease. Liver cancer is one of the most frequent cancers in the world, and with the worst prognosis; according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), ...

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  17. Key factor discovered in progression of liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Science Daily

    One of the most aggressive and common forms of liver cancer is hepatocellular carcinoma. A team of researchers has now identified the crucial key factor involved in the development and progression of this malignant type of tumour: the AXL receptor supports cancer-promoting processes and slows down cancer-inhibiting factors.

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  18. ISIS-STAT3 Rx and ISIS-AR Rx Data Presented by AstraZeneca at European Cancer SymposiumRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Applied Clinical Trials

    ... which we've observed durable responses in patients with advanced lymphoma and also in patients with metastatic liver cancer," said , Ph.D., senior vice president of Antisense Drug Discovery at Isis Pharmaceuticals. "In addition, we are encouraged ...

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  19. Marina Biotech, Inc. Reports That Partner Mirna Therapeutics, Inc....Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | BioSpace

    ... delivery technology. The data show that MRX34 has a manageable safety profile in patients with advanced primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), other solid tumors with liver metastasis, and hematological malignancies. A maximum tolerated ...

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  20. Team discovers that a derivative of vitamin B3 prevents liver cancer in miceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Liver cancer is one of the most frequent cancers in the world, and with the worst prognosis; according to the World Health Organisation , in 2012, 745,000 deaths were registered worldwide due to this cause, a figure only surpassed by lung cancer. The most aggressive and frequent form of liver cancer is hepato-cellular carcinoma ; little is known about it and there are relatively few treatment options.

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