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Woman With Cancer Kicked Off Flight Plans to Donate Her Family's Airfare

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elizabeth Sedway was traveling with her family from Hawaii to California.

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Woman With Cancer Kicked Off Flight Plans to Donate Her Family's Airfare

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elizabeth Sedway was traveling with her family from Hawaii to California.

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Dr. Owen Witte recognized with AACR G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

( American Association for Cancer Research ) The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is honoring Owen N. Witte, M.D., founding director of the Eli & Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell Research and distinguished professor of microbiology, immunology, and molecular genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles, with the 55th annual AACR G.H.A

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New hepatitis C drugs cost Medicare billions

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

© David Paul Morris/Bloomberg A research scientist for Gilead Sciences Inc., works on the synthesis of a potential hepatitis C virus drug candidate at the company's lab in Foster City, California, Feb. 8, 2012.

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Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center Awarded for Excellence in Lung Cancer Care

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation awarded Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center of Truckee, California, the official designation as a Community Hospital Center of Excellence.

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Nanotechnology platform shows promise for treating pancreatic cancer

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Scientists at UCLA's California NanoSystems Institute and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have combined their nanotechnology expertise to create a new treatment that may solve some of the problems of using chemotherapy to treat pancreatic cancer.

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Childhood leukemia study reveals disease subtypes, new treatment option

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of California – San Francisco ) A new study of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a blood cancer that primarily affects young children, has revealed that the disease has two distinct subtypes, and provides preliminary evidence that about 13 percent of ALL cases may be successfully treated with targeted drugs that have proved highly effective in the treatment of lymphomas in adults.

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Company Profile for Keaton Raphael Memorial

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Supporting northern California children with cancer and their families, Keaton Raphael Memorial recognizes significant 2014 milestones achieved, with gratitude to our generous contributors and invaluable volunteers.

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UCLA researchers develop new tool to predict postoperative liver cancer recurrence after transplant

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of California – Los Angeles Health Sciences ) University of California Los Angeles transplantation researchers have developed a novel method that more accurately calculates the risk of disease recurrence in liver cancer patients who have undergone a liver transplant, providing a new tool to help physicians make treatment and surveillance decisions.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb and California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr) Sign Worldwide Research Collaboration …

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK & LA JOLLA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bristol-Myers Squibb and California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr) Sign Worldwide Research Collaboration and License Agreement Focused on New Treatment Approaches for Fibrotic Diseases

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