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New treatment for common digestive condition Barrett's Oesophagus

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of Warwick ) New research from the University of Warwick and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust could transform treatments and diagnosis for a common digestive condition which affects thousands of patients.

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Cost of treating cancer in NZ reaches $800m

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The cost of treating cancer in the New Zealand public health sector is more than $800 million annually – hundreds of millions higher than previous estimates, University of Otago research says.Researchers from the University's Department…

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Study examines the burgeoning cost of cancer in NZ

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The cost of treating cancer in the New Zealand public health sector is more than $800 million annually – hundreds of millions higher than previous estimates, according to University of Otago research.

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Gold by special delivery intensifies cancer-killing radiation

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Brown University ) Researchers at Brown and the University of Rhode Island have demonstrated what could become a more precise method for targeting cancer cells for radiation. The method would use cancer-seeking peptides to ferry nanoparticles of gold to the site. The gold then helps focus radiation on the cancer cells.

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Prostate cancer breakthrough as test flags up the most aggressive form of the disease

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Scientists from the University of Michigan have identified a protein which appears to play a crucial role in the rapid growth of tumours, sparking hope new tests could provide a more accurate diagnosis.

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Southampton scientists develop new drug that could stop resistance to cancer treatment

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

A NEW cancer drug that could reverse sufferers’ resistance to treatment has been developed by scientists at the University of Southampton.

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ND's Relay for Life fights against cancer

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame invites the community to join in the fight against cancer on Friday as it hosts the Notre Dame Relay for Life fundraiser. The event will be held from 6 p.m

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ND's Relay for Life fights against cancer

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame invites the community to join in the fight against cancer on Friday as it hosts the Notre Dame Relay for Life fundraiser.

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New prostate cancer treatment hope

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

SCIENTISTS at the University of York have discovered a potential new treatment for prostate cancer.

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Minnesota Partnership Awards Six New Research Grants

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

New treatments for cancer and heart disease dominate the 2015 research awards recently announced by the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics. The state-supported funding was distributed among six research teams, based on competitive applications.

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