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MD Anderson, Astellas Pharma Sign Option Agreement

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Astellas Pharma Inc.

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New targeted treatments extend lives of Colorado cancer patients

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Polly Rogers, a lung cancer patient enrolled in a clinical trial, is checked by Dr. Ross Camidge, who leads the lung cancer trials at the University of Colorado Cancer Center.

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The Hope Center for Cancer Care Appoints New Executive Director

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Hope Center for Cancer Care, a practice in The US Oncology Network, announced today the appointment of Paul Dieter as its new executive director. In his new role, Dieter is the administrative leader for all non-clinical components of delivering treatment to patients.

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Why new report could help lead to better breast cancer treatment

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new national report offers a roadmap for targeting cancer more precisely, and it includes key findings about the type of people who face greater risk from breast cancer. Dr

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Low vitamin D linked to worse prognosis in type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of Rochester Medical Center ) A new study found that people with lower vitamin D levels prior to treatment for follicular lymphoma succumb to the disease or face relapse earlier than patients with sufficient vitamin D levels in their blood.

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Mesothelioma Victims Center Shares a Grim News Article with US Victims About 1 in 17 UK Carpenters Developing …

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Mesothelioma Victims Center is calling attention to a recent news article about the incidence of mesothelioma among carpenters in the UK and comments, “Tragically mesothelioma is alive and well here in the United States as well,…

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Moffitt Cancer Center Research Aims to Reduce Health Care Disparities

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, queer/questioning and intersex (LGBTQI) population has been largely understudied by the medical community.

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth Redesignated As NCI "Comprehensive Cancer Center"

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has renewed its Cancer Center Support Grant to Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) at Dartmouth, continuing NCCC's designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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AACR honors scientific work and mentorship of Dr. Lucile Adams-Campb

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

( American Association for Cancer Research ) Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, Ph.D., professor of oncology, associate director of minority health and disparities research, and associate dean of community health and outreach at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC, is being honored with the 10th annual American Association for …

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Mesothelioma Compensation Center Expands Efforts to Ensure All Former Power Plant Workers Diagnosed With This Rare …

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is expanding their Victims Outreach initiative for diagnosed individuals with this rare form of cancer who were exposed to asbestos as a power plant worker, in the hopes of educating them about why…

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