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Los Angeles Daily News
5 reasons prescription drug prices keep risingof lately…They’ve still been for the most part on the sidelines of these issues
5 reasons prescription drug prices keep rising
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
of lately…They’ve still been for the most part on the sidelines of these issues.” Kaitin said the exception has been the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the physicians at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein,... Read more
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The Hill
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancerCancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and is Chair of the Cancer Communicati
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancer
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and is Chair of the Cancer Communications Committee and Breast Cancer Expert at the American Society of Clinical Oncology. The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the views of... Read more
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Business Wire
Sirtex Medical Inc. Announces 19 Percent Dose Sales Growth of SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres in Fiscal Year 2016continues to generate and present additional Level 1 clinical data from the SIR
Sirtex Medical Inc. Announces 19 Percent Dose Sales Growth of SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres in Fiscal Year 2016
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
continues to generate and present additional Level 1 clinical data from the SIRFLOX study, which was first presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in 2015. More recently, the company released supplemental data... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapywho didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significa
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
who didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significant." In an accompanying editorial, the American Society of Clinical Oncology agreed that the MammaPrint test seemed to be a good tool for helping patients steer... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapywho didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significa
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
who didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significant." In an accompanying editorial, the American Society of Clinical Oncology agreed that the MammaPrint test seemed to be a good tool for helping patients steer... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapywho didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significa
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
who didn't, which Van t’ Veer said the group found "not statistically significant." In an accompanying editorial, the American Society of Clinical Oncology agreed that the MammaPrint test seemed to be a good tool for helping patients steer... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Cancer on course to become top killer of Americanslonger, making them more apt to eventually develop cancer, said Dr. Richard Sch
Cancer on course to become top killer of Americans
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
longer, making them more apt to eventually develop cancer, said Dr. Richard Schilsky. He is chief medical officer for the American Society of Clinical Oncology. "We have to keep in mind that everyone's going to die eventually from something. Any... Read more
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Newsmax
Cancer Now No. 1 Killer Disease in 22 StatesBut if this trend continues, cancer could overtake heart disease as the top cau
Cancer Now No. 1 Killer Disease in 22 States
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
But if this trend continues, cancer could overtake heart disease as the top cause of death in less than 15 years, the American Society of Clinical Oncology has predicted. In 2014, that agency predicted the number of new cancer cases would... Read more
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MedCity News
'Monopoly' rights drive drug prices higher in the U.S., study saysof lately…They’ve still been for the most part on the sidelines of these issues
'Monopoly' rights drive drug prices higher in the U.S., study says
MedCity News / Posted 5 days ago
of lately…They’ve still been for the most part on the sidelines of these issues.” Kaitin said the exception has been the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the physicians at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cleaveland: Prices skyrocket for cancer drugsbe managed for years, permitting a patient to enjoy a normal life. An article
Cleaveland: Prices skyrocket for cancer drugs
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
be managed for years, permitting a patient to enjoy a normal life. An article by Dr. Hagop Kantarjian in the May, 15 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology Post reviews the pricing of Gleevec since its launch and a recently released generic... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah celebrating its sesquicentennialpeople in the national spotlight, including but not limited to: ■ Dr. Martin A
Shenandoah celebrating its sesquicentennial
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
people in the national spotlight, including but not limited to: ■ Dr. Martin Abelof, oncologist; former president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and chairman of the Oncology Drug Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah sesquicentennial, 1866-2016 ‘Little New York’ to celebrate its people, its past with parade, fireworkspeople in the national spotlight, including but not limited to: ■ Dr. Martin A
Shenandoah sesquicentennial, 1866-2016 ‘Little New York’ to celebrate its people, its past with parade, fireworks
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
people in the national spotlight, including but not limited to: ■ Dr. Martin Abelof, oncologist; former president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and chairman of the Oncology Drug Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug... Read more
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The MidWeek
KishHealth Cancer Center welcomes Alan WanChief Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at St. James Hospital in Olympia Field
KishHealth Cancer Center welcomes Alan Wan
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
Chief Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at St. James Hospital in Olympia Fields, Illinois, in 2014. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.� The community is invited to a meet-and-greet... Read more
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The Age
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returningfish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returning
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
fish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer. But the new findings, revealed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology conference in Chicago, suggest it could make a significant difference to those... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returningfish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returning
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
fish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer. But the new findings, revealed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology conference in Chicago, suggest it could make a significant difference to those... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returningfish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer
Mediterranean diet may cut breast cancer patients' risk of disease returning
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
fish, fruit, vegetables, whole grains and pulses - helps protect against cancer. But the new findings, revealed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology conference in Chicago, suggest it could make a significant difference to those... Read more
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Newsmax
Guidelines Set Safe Surgery Margins for Breast Canceraccording to the guideline from the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American
Guidelines Set Safe Surgery Margins for Breast Cancer
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
according to the guideline from the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Society for Radiation Oncology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. "Margins more widely clear than 2 millimeters do not further reduce the rates of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
KishHealth Cancer Center welcomes Alan WanChief Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at St. James Hospital in Olympia Field
KishHealth Cancer Center welcomes Alan Wan
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Chief Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at St. James Hospital in Olympia Fields, Illinois, in 2014. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.� The community is invited to a meet-and-greet... Read more
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Business Wire
Arizona Technology Council Names OneNeck IT Solutions Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees for the 2016 Governor’s Celebration of Innovationpapers, 138 book chapters and more than 1,000 abstracts. He received the 2010 D
Arizona Technology Council Names OneNeck IT Solutions Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees for the 2016 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
papers, 138 book chapters and more than 1,000 abstracts. He received the 2010 David A. Karnofsky Memorial Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology for his outstanding contributions to cancer research in improving patient care. He was... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
SGO and ASCO release clinical practice guidelines on ovarian cancer treatmentThis week the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and the American Society of
SGO and ASCO release clinical practice guidelines on ovarian cancer treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
This week the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) issued a joint clinical practice guideline on ovarian cancer treatment. The guideline provides evidence-based recommendations on whether to use... Read more
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FOX Business
ImmunoGen, Inc. Gets the FDA Green Light (for Its Trial Design)ovarian cancer in combination with current treatments. Data from that trial, du
ImmunoGen, Inc. Gets the FDA Green Light (for Its Trial Design)
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
ovarian cancer in combination with current treatments. Data from that trial, dubbed FORWARD II, should be available at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting next June. A secret billion-dollar stock opportunityThe world's biggest tech... Read more
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Business Wire
Incyte Reports 2016 Second-Quarter Financial Results and Updates Key Clinical Programsthe presentation of five-year overall survival data from the COMFORT-I trial in
Incyte Reports 2016 Second-Quarter Financial Results and Updates Key Clinical Programs
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
the presentation of five-year overall survival data from the COMFORT-I trial in patients with myelofibrosis at the recent American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting and the successful results from the RESPONSE-2 Phase 3 trial in patients... Read more
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The Jewish Week
New Push For Changes In BRCA Testingfor prostate cancer the rate is estimated to be between 2 and 5 times higher.
New Push For Changes In BRCA Testing
The Jewish Week / Posted 26 days ago
for prostate cancer the rate is estimated to be between 2 and 5 times higher. Norton, a former president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and a former presidential appointee to the U.S. National Cancer Advisory Board, said... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Does dieting put a hold on breast cancer?weight and whether even moderate weight loss is helpful, said Dr. Clifford Hudi
Does dieting put a hold on breast cancer?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
weight and whether even moderate weight loss is helpful, said Dr. Clifford Hudis, the new chief executive officer of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and former chief of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s breast medicine service,... Read more
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Vail Daily
Michigan’s Comprehensive Cancer Center panel to speak at the Vail Symposium, July 30comprehensive nutrition, fitness and wellness program for survivorship. In 201
Michigan’s Comprehensive Cancer Center panel to speak at the Vail Symposium, July 30
Vail Daily / Posted 30 days ago
comprehensive nutrition, fitness and wellness program for survivorship. In 2010, Hardernbergh became the recipient of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Foundation Improving Cancer Care Grant funded by Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The $1.35... Read more
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Business Wire
Merck Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Financial Resultswithout ribavirin. The company advanced its clinical development program for K
Merck Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
without ribavirin. The company advanced its clinical development program for KEYTRUDA. At the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in June, data were presented evaluating the use of KEYTRUDA as a monotherapy and in... Read more
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