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  1. Remote healthcare for an aging populationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... UK and colleagues there and at the University of Wolverhampton, UK, the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, Ritsumeikan University, in Kusatsu and Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan, suggest there is a need to develop pervasive ...

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  2. Melanoma drug combo improves patient survival rate, decreases risk of harsh side effectRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... nation. The findings were presented during the 2014 European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference in Madrid, Spain, September 26th-29th.

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  3. Studies report new findings on treatment options for mesotheliomaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... with PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors," says study author Dr Susana Cedres, from Vall d'Hebron Institute Oncology, Barcelona, Spain. Researchers analysed tissue samples from 119 patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma using an anti-PD-L1 stain. PD-L1 ...

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  4. Promising results shown with targeted approaches in subsets of non-small cell lung cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    The BRAF inhibitor dabrafenib has significant anti-tumour activity in patients with advanced BRAF V600E mutant non-small cell lung cancer whose disease has progressed after chemotherapy , according to phase II data presented at the ESMO 2014 Congress in Madrid, Spain. "Reports of lung cancers bearing mutations in BRAF have generated considerable interest because these mutations may be associated with increased sensitivity to BRAF tyrosine-kinase inhibiting agents," says lead author Dr David Planchard, pulmonary oncologist at the Gustav-Roussy Cancer Campus, Paris, France.

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  5. Trafficking victims in Europe forced into life of crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... In this 2012 file photo, a man reads a newspaper in a private social club as a beggar sits on a street in Seville, Spain. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo LONDON, Sept 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Linh, a 14-year-old Vietnamese girl, is found in a ...

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  6. Mr Fixit: Punters can now have faith in backing Aberdeen thanks to Derek McInnesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Hardcore punters had the Dons on the "leave alone" list as too often they were a letdown when odds on. But Derek McInnes has changed that and after a slow start this term his men are firing on all cylinders.

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  7. Phase 3 COU-AA-302 results show ZYTIGA plus prednisone prolongs...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Medical News

    A final analysis of the Phase 3 COU-AA-302 trial presented today at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2014 Congress in Madrid, Spain showed that ZYTIGA plus prednisone significantly prolonged overall survival , compared to an active control of placebo plus prednisone, in men with chemotherapy -naive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer . The Janssen Research & Development, LLC -sponsored registration study demonstrated a 19 percent reduction in risk of death in this study population , after a median follow-up of more than four years .

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  8. Another hit for the shrimp fisheryRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Telegram

    Many Newfoundland inshore fishermen and coastal communities that rely on shrimp could be greatly affected by a decision made last week on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean. At the 36th annual meeting of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization held in Vigo, Spain it was recommended to place a moratorium on northern shrimp in the NAFO-regulated area of the Grand Banks for 2015.

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  9. Madrid suspends Catalonia referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    Spain's Constitutional Court suspended yesterday an independence referendum called by Catalonia for November, although political forces in the wealthy northeastern region forged ahead with a political campaign ahead of their planned vote. Spain's central government earlier yesterday asked the court to declare the vote illegal on the grounds that it breaches the country's constitution.

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  10. Convicted priest says El Salvador backed gang workRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    In this Sept. 9, 2014 photo, Father Antonio Rodriguez poses for a photograph in Madrid, Spain.

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  11. Pertuzumab combined with trastuzumab and chemotherapy extends lives...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... Swain said. Javier Cortes, Director of the Breast Cancer Program at Vall D'Hebron Institute of Oncology in Barcelona, Spain, another author on the study, said: "The median overall survival data presented by Sandra Swain at ESMO 2014 with pertuzumab ...

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  12. Combination therapy achieves greater progression-free survival, response rates in melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medical News

    Vemurafenib + cobimetinib achieves significant progression-free survival and response rates in melanoma; Phase III trial data shows better outcomes with combination therapy than vemurafenib alone Combination therapy with both BRAF inhibitor vemurafenib and MEK inhibitor cobimetinib achieves greater progression-free survival and response rates than vemurafenib plus placebo in BRAF-mutation positive melanoma , according to phase III data presented at the ESMO 2014 Congress in Madrid, Spain.

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  13. Nivolumab drug achieves superior response rates in previously-treated advanced melanoma patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medical News

    Preliminary data from a phase III trial suggest drug is well tolerated and leads to a sustained response in patients who have progressed after ipilimumab therapy The monoclonal antibody nivolumab achieves superior response rates and a longer duration of response than standard chemotherapy in patients whose melanoma has progressed after treatment with ipilimumab, according to phase III data presented at the ESMO 2014 Congress in Madrid, Spain. "Previously-treated advanced melanoma patients have limited options," says the study's principal investigator, Professor Jeffrey Weber, Director of the Donald A. Adam Comprehensive Melanoma Research Center of Excellence at the Moffitt Cancer Centre, Tampa, Florida.

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  14. Abbvie announces multiple study results of veliparib investigational compound in NSCLC patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medical News

    AbbVie released interim results from an ongoing Phase 2 study of its investigational compound veliparib in combination with chemotherapy, which showed a 35 percent improvement in progression-free survival and a 30 percent improvement in overall survival in patients with previously untreated metastatic or advanced non-small cell lung cancer . These results, which evaluated veliparib as a potential treatment for metastatic or advanced NSCLC, were presented for the first time at the 2014 Annual Congress of the European Society for Medical Oncology , September 26-30 in Madrid, Spain.

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  15. Watch Liverpool defender Javier Manquillo call himself 'the...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The young Spaniard is a new arrival at Anfield after a summer loan move from Atletico Madrid and it seems his English isn't yet up to scratch Liverpool youngster Javier Manquillo has had a difficult start to life at Anfield on the pitch, with the Reds losing half of their league matches this season. And the Spanish under-21 international is now getting ribbed by his teammates - who are getting their licks in before he fully understands the English language.

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  16. Nadal Back With Aplomb In BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ATP World Tour

    World No. 2 Rafael Nadal impressed on his comeback to the ATP World Tour on Tuesday in Beijing, defeating Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-0 in the first round of the China Open .

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  17. UT guard visits Spain to see his 'adopted' brother in FIBA tourneyRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    ... games. Once Joaquim was part of the family, the Drummonds couldn't miss his games, either. They recently traveled to Spain to watch the FIBA World Cup, at which Vander played for Angola's national team, which won two games at the tournament earlier ...

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  18. Remote healthcare for an aging populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... UK and colleagues there and at the University of Wolverhampton, UK, the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, Ritsumeikan University, in Kusatsu and Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan, suggest there is a need to develop pervasive ...

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  19. Spain's Constitutional Court Suspends Catalonia Separation VoteRead the original story

    Monday | Bloomberg

    Artur Mas, Catalonia's president, reacts during an interview at the Generalitat de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain, on July 14, 2014.

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  20. OncoMed announces advancement small molecule Wnt pathway inhibitorRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Theflyonthewall.com

    OncoMed demcizumab trials show 'encouraging' safety and anti-tumor activity OncoMed Pharmaceuticals presented safety and efficacy data from two Phase 1b clinical trials of demcizumab in pancreatic cancer and non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2014 Congress in Madrid, Spain. Results from the Phase 1b studies demonstrate that demcizumab, in combination with standard-of-care chemotherapy, is well tolerated, especially in patients where the company's risk mitigation, monitoring and truncated dosing strategies have been employed.

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