Tag: genetic

Study Yields Genetic Insights Into Pancreatic Cancer

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Study Yields Genetic Insights Into Pancreatic Cancer Category: Health News Created: 4/9/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Meridian Health Partners with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey to Expand Personalized Treatment Offerings to …

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is joining forces with Meridian Health in offering patients with rare forms of cancer or with cancer that no longer responds to standard treatment access to a clinical trial. The research will use genomic analysis to identify abnormal changes in the genetic make-up of the cancer

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Lorraine Downes says host a brekkie for breast cancer research

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Registrations are now open for Pink Ribbon Breakfast, with Lorraine Downes asking Kiwis to invite their friends or colleagues to breakfast in May, to raise funds for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.

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Singapore identifies mutations that may enable earlier diagnosis of colorectal cancer recurrence

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

( SingHealth ) A multi-disciplinary team of doctors and scientists from Singapore has characterised the genetic changes associated with the spread of colorectal cancer to the liver.

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Angelina Jolie's message to 'choose what's right for you' is key for cancer experts

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Plaudits and praise again poured in for Angelina Jolie Tuesday, when she revealed – for the second time in The New York Times – that she’d had elective surgery to reduce her genetic risk for cancer.

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One factor that raises women's cancer risk 40 percent

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

You may not be able to do anything about your genetic risk, but doctors say this is something you can control

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Most Women Would Back The Idea Of More Breast Screening, If They Are At Higher Risk Of Getting Cancer

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the worrying news that the number of women getting screened for breast cancer is falling , new research has revealed that 85% of women would back the idea of more frequent breast screening if they are at higher genetic risk of developing breast cancer . The research was published today by The Breast

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Be Wary of Websites Selling Genetic Cancer Tests: Study

| March 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Be Wary of Websites Selling Genetic Cancer Tests: Study Category: Health News Created: 3/5/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Oncology award supports cancer training

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

An oncology award by a local charity is supporting Auckland’s future cancer specialists to learn more about the genetic abnormalities that underlie cancer.

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2 Genetic Variants for Breast Cancer Identified

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: 2 Genetic Variants for Breast Cancer Identified Category: Health News Created: 2/5/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 2/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

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