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  1. KromaTiD Launches Genome Screening and Discovery ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... for discovering disease-causing mutations, specific high-resolution tests for detecting diseases such as thyroid cancer, and an affordable assay development service. "Linking a genetic disease with its true genetic roots can be a very difficult and ...

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  2. Running through the painRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bend Bulletin

    ... of Carrie's life would bring even the strongest and most resilient to their knees. She was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in May 2012. A year and a half later, still recovering from thyroid removal and adjusting to strong medication while raising two ...

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  3. Cancer rates normal around Pickering, Darlington nuclear stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2013 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... 's elevated cancers, they should go on and do more study. They found elevated rates of leukemia in adults and thyroid cancer. Those are caused by radiation. Most authors would have concluded this needs more study," Dr. Vakil said.

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  4. The Fault in Our Stars: Should thyroid cancer be renamed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Kevin, M.D.

    ... is an intensely likable 16-year-old, who charms you even while she explains, stoically, that she is dying of thyroid cancer that has spread to her lungs and is slowly making it impossible for her to breathe. If you are over 30 and not masochistic, ...

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  5. Thyroid problems explained to Healthy Woman crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Village News

    ... is the "thermostat for your body" and disorders of the thyroid are goiter, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid cancer, thyroid nodules, and thyroiditis. Goiters are an enlargement of the thyroid gland which can occur without any known reason. ...

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    Thursday Oct 16 | Albany Times Union

    Former Siena men's basketball coach Fran McCaffery, who's entering his fifth season at Iowa, said today his son Patrick is doing "very well" in his recovery from thyroid cancer. Patrick McCaffery was 13 years old when he had surgery last March to have a tumor removed from his thyroid.

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  7. The age- and shorter telomere-dependent TERT promoter mutation in...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Oncogene

    ... and clinical implications in thyroid carcinomas in the present study. The TERT promoter was sequenced in 10 thyroid cancer cell lines and 144 tumors from 20 patients with anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC), 51 with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), ...

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  8. U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review Status to NDA for Anticancer Agent LenvatinibRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | JCN Network

    Tokyo, Oct 15, 2014 - - Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review the New Drug Application submitted by its U.S. subsidiary Eisai Inc. for its novel in-house developed anticancer agent lenvatinib mesylate as a treatment for progressive radioiodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer and granted the NDA Priority Review status. The FDA's Priority Review designation is assigned to applications for drugs that treat serious conditions and would, if approved, provide significant improvements in the safety or effectiveness of the treatment, diagnosis, or prevention of serious conditions.

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  9. Unfinished Conversation Between Asheville Author and Her Grandfather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PRWeb

    ... portrait of love and loss. Baker is no stranger to the experience of life's fragility. A diagnosis of thyroid cancer two years ago was the instigating factor in her decision to write "The Canoe." "There is nothing like the thought of death to make a ...

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  10. Thyroid cancer rates three times higher in women: figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | ABC News

    The rate of thyroid cancer among young Victorian women has increased by more than six per cent in the past two decades, new figures show. Cancer Council Victoria says its latest figures show thyroid cancer is now three times more common among women than men.

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  11. Local college uses origami hearts to encourage girl fighting cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... it again." In an email to Staton, a friend of Ashley's family said the little girl recently had surgery for thyroid cancer and cannot have chemo due to a recent heart transplant. The letter also asked to keep Ashley's full name and her family's ...

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  12. What You Need to Know About Thyroid CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | ABC News

    Most people know very little about their thyroid at all, let alone the health problems that can affect it. But thyroid cancer is being talked about today more than ever, thanks to celebs like Brooke Burke-Charvet and Sophia Vergara, who both had the disease, and Robert Ebert, who died in 2013 after fighting thyroid and salivary cancer for years.

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  13. Denver VAMC shuts down surgical unit againRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | TheDenverChannel

    ... It's an issue that could have grave consequences for patients such as Daniel King, who suffers from papillary thyroid cancer. "And if (I) don't get surgery soon, I'm going to be inoperable - Stage 4," said King, a U.S. Army veteran. "I signed up for ...

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  14. Thyroid cancer nearly doubles every two year in ChinaRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Xinhuanet

    Young and middled-aged women are most vulnerable to papillary thyroid carcinoma, the most common thyroid cancer, three out of every four patients are female, according to a national academic conference on thyroid cancer in Tianjin. Big cities and coastal areas are among the high risk regions.

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  15. Cancer risk in patients with cold thyroid nodules: relevance of...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | CiteULike

    We evaluated the frequency of thyroid cancer in patients with cold thyroid nodules in relation to iodine intake, sex, age, and multinodularity in a consecutive series of patients with nodular thyroid diseases. In the period from 1980 to 1990, 5,637 patients were studied: 4,176 patients were from an iodine-sufficient area and 1,461 from an adjacent iodine-deficient area .

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  16. Thyroid nodule size and prediction of cancer.Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | CiteULike

    Thyroid nodule size is routinely measured, although its impact on thyroid cancer risk is unclear. Our objective was to evaluate the association of nodule size upon cancer risk.

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  17. Daughter's Research For New Film Highlighted Muhammad Ali's Parkinson's Disease StrugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | ContactMusic.com

    ... an unprecedented fourth time. Despite the signs that the legend was struggling with health issues following a thyroid cancer battle, he was cleared to fight Holmes and the bout took place on 2 October, 1980 in Las Vegas. Ali's trainer Angelo Dundee ...

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  18. Analysis options for high-throughput sequencing in miRNA expression profilingRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | CiteULike

    ... hsa-miR-221-3p, hsa-miR-222-3p and both hsa-miR-144-3p and hsa-miR-144-5p as potential follicular thyroid cancer biomarkers.CONCLUSIONS:Compared to microarrays HTS provides a global profile of miRNA expression with higher specificity and in more ...

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  19. The week’s passagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Seattle Times

    ... first and most prolific wine-and-food ambassador, died Oct. 5 after a brief battle with a rare form of thyroid cancer. Paul Revere, 76, the founder of Paul Revere and the Raiders, a campy rock 'n' roll band that wore Revolutionary War-era costumes ...

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  20. SF Rally-Speak Out At Japan Consulate-Stop Plans To Re-open Japan's 50 Nuke PlantsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Indybay.org

    NNA will focus on the continuing radioactive leakage at Fukushima and against the restarting of Japan's 50 nuke plants. The government continues to deny the growing cancer epidemic in Fukushima and Japan and has hidden the number of thyroid cancer surgeries.

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