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Blocking cellular quality control mechanism gives cancer chemotherapy a boost

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of Rochester Medical Center ) Scientists have found a new way to make chemotherapy more effective against breast cancer cells. They show that blocking a cellular quality control mechanism before administering chemotherapy makes breast cancer cells die faster than when they were exposed to chemotherapy alone. The work is a long way from being applied in people, but it could lead to …

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Radiation options for breast cancer treatment

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Radiation plays a significant role in treating patients with breast cancer, but there are more options now that can reduce the time spent in therapy or the amount of healthy tissue treated. Dr. Maria C

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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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Mesothelioma Compensation Center Wants to Talk About "Experience" and Urges All Diagnosed Victims or Their Family to …

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ —

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UF Health honored as cancer 'center of excellence'

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The UF Health Cancer Center has received a new honor from the Florida Department of Health.

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UF Health honored as cancer 'center of excellence'

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The UF Health Cancer Center has received a new honor from the Florida Department of Health.

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Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Names the Best Mesothelioma Cancer Clinics and Urges Diagnosed Victims to Call …

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, “We are always on the lookout for information that could substantially improve the living conditions for diagnosed …

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Profile: Dr. Vincent Reid

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

CEDAR RAPIDS — Dr. Vincent Reid thinks cancer care needs to be about more than just chemotherapy and radiation treatment. Since coming to Mercy Medical Center in 2012, the surgical oncologist and medical director of Mercy Medical Center’s Hall Perrine Cancer Center has helped the center receive an outstanding in its Commission on Cancer accreditation in 2014, add new multidisciplinary clinics …

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Hackensack University Medical Center opens new cancer treatment center

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hackensack University Medical Center opened a new cancer-treatment center in North Bergen on Wednesday to serve some of the 4,000 patients each year who are diagnosed with cancer in Hudson County.

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John Theurer Cancer Center Brings State-of-the-Art Cancer Care to Hudson County with New Palisades Medical Center …

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center today announced the opening of the John Theurer Cancer Center at Palisades Medical Center, a new 9,600-square-foot outpatient facility overlooking the Hudson River and New York City skyline.

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