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Molecular signature for outcomes of triple negative breast cancer

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of Utah Health Sciences ) Compared to other types of breast cancer, triple negative breast cancers are often more aggressive and have fewer treatment options. In a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute and the University of Utah have identified a molecular mechanism that triple negative breast …

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Study Finds New Radiotherapy Technique More Effective and Safer for Some Mesothelioma Patients, According to Surviving …

| January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

New research suggests that an advanced targeted radiotherapy technique called volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) may beat other types of conformal radiotherapy for certain patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma. (PRWeb January 24, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/01/prweb12464645.htm

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New study explains how and why lung cancer spreads

| December 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Lung cancer cells can spread more easily than other types of cells because the protein ties that tether them together are severed, allowing them to break loose, a team of researchers from the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute report in a new study. In research published Wednesday in the journal Cell Reports , the study authors explained …

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Mesothelioma Victims Center Shares Recent Study On Talc Power Related To Asbestos Exposure And Urges Diagnosed Victims …

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is calling attention to a recent study suggesting that talc powder, found in baby powder and makeup, might be linked to asbestos exposure and possible mesothelioma. The center would like to point out that those who call 866-714-6466 or visit http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com will get information on how the types of individuals most at risk for mesothelioma …

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Breast cancer tops in Sabah: Azizah

| October 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

KOTA KINABALU: Breast cancer cases were the highest in Sabah at 21.3 per cent compared to other types of cancer, said Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Azizah Dun.

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AstraZeneca steps up push into cancer immunotherapy

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN – news) is accelerating its push into cancer immunotherapy, with plans to test a key experimental drug in new tumour types. The company is seen as No.

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New study suggests variant of cell surface protein is ideal target for developing drugs to treat gastric cancer

| April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team of scientists led by a researcher from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University of Singapore has identified the cancer specific stem cell which causes gastric cancer. This discovery opens up the possibility of developing new drugs for the treatment of this disease and other types of cancers.

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Scientists identify cancer specific cell for potential treatment of gastric cancer

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

( National University of Singapore ) A team of scientists led by a researcher from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at the National University of Singapore has identified the cancer specific stem cell which causes gastric cancer. This discovery opens up the possibility of developing new drugs for the treatment of this disease and other types of cancers.

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Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer May Lead To Other Forms Of Cancer

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online People who contract nonmelanoma skin cancer by the age of 25 face an increased risk of eventually developing melanoma or other types of cancer, researchers from the University of Melbourne and the University of Oxford report in a recent edition of the journal Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention . According to HealthDay News reporter …

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New national standards 'to deliver better cancer care'

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cancer patients can look forward to higher quality care thanks to new national standards which have been developed by cancer experts, including surgeons, oncologists and nurses, for ten common tumour types in New Zealand Health Minister Tony Ryall says the new standards describe the care and services a person with cancer should have access to, no matter where they live in the country. “District …

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