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examiner.com
Metastatic beast cancer patients invited to join “Count Me In”non-academic centers that tend not to participate in collaborative research. An
Metastatic beast cancer patients invited to join “Count Me In”
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
non-academic centers that tend not to participate in collaborative research. And even individual academic centers like the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute may only see as few as 1 percent of the total number of metastatic breast cancer patients each... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Charters don’t appear on DeLeo’s radar for final two monthshe said he hasn’t reviewed the details of the legislation, the speaker has spok
Charters don’t appear on DeLeo’s radar for final two months
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
he said he hasn’t reviewed the details of the legislation, the speaker has spoken with the American Cancer Society, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, the American Heart Association and the American Lung Association. “I have to say I think they... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Barry E. Mageeof the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memor
Barry E. Magee
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Robert Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840, or to the Dana Farber Cancer Research Hospital, 44 Binney St., Boston, MA... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Joffe-Halpern is back in the local health care game with Berkshire AHECnational network. Naylor leads conferences and on-site trainings for the state
Joffe-Halpern is back in the local health care game with Berkshire AHEC
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
national network. Naylor leads conferences and on-site trainings for the state Department of Public Health and places like Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. In June, she'll coordinate care transition and caregiver workshops at Home Instead Senior Care... Read more
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Boston Globe
Postdocs make case for a boost in their pay scalerewarded for this additional training and experience,” said Tobias Otto, a cofo
Postdocs make case for a boost in their pay scale
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
rewarded for this additional training and experience,” said Tobias Otto, a cofounder of the group and a postdoc at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “We’re just basically cheap labor.” Postdocs say they rely on shared housing, money from... Read more
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Bleacher Report
A Week with Cubs' Modern Family Reveals Unmatched off-Field Bondand collected six RBI. Their first encounter was in May 2008, shortly after Ri
A Week with Cubs' Modern Family Reveals Unmatched off-Field Bond
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
and collected six RBI. Their first encounter was in May 2008, shortly after Rizzo's diagnosis and a treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Epstein, then Boston's general manager, brought a frightened kid to Fenway Park for... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Studies explore possible link between pediatric cancer and light therapy for newborn jaundicein prescribing the treatment for infants whose jaundice is likely to resolve on
Studies explore possible link between pediatric cancer and light therapy for newborn jaundice
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
in prescribing the treatment for infants whose jaundice is likely to resolve on its own, a pediatric oncologist from Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center argues in an editorial published today by the journal... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Investigational drug abemaciclib shows durable clinical activity for variety of cancer typesTherapeutics in San Antonio, Texas, and Geoffrey I. Shapiro, MD, PhD, director
Investigational drug abemaciclib shows durable clinical activity for variety of cancer types
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Therapeutics in San Antonio, Texas, and Geoffrey I. Shapiro, MD, PhD, director of the Early Drug Development Center at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. Background: In February 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved... Read more
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Daily Mail
Light therapy used to fight jaundice in babies 'is a cancer risk'editorial in the influential journal Pediatrics, doctors from the top paediatri
Light therapy used to fight jaundice in babies 'is a cancer risk'
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
editorial in the influential journal Pediatrics, doctors from the top paediatric cancer centre in the US – the The Dana-Farber Boston Children's Cancer Center – said that, while inconclusive, the results were 'worrisome'. They stressed... Read more
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Boston Globe
Funding, interest lag in sickle cell disease fightis no moon shot for sickle cell. There are no “ice bucket challenges.” When fun
Funding, interest lag in sickle cell disease fight
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
is no moon shot for sickle cell. There are no “ice bucket challenges.” When fund-raisers at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, where Williams is president of the Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, ask donors to support... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Weekend Plans With Red Sox CMO Adam Grossman: Daddy Daycare, Fenway Parkwhich is the largest athletic fundraiser in the country. It is a 192-mile bike
Weekend Plans With Red Sox CMO Adam Grossman: Daddy Daycare, Fenway Park
Sports Business Daily / Posted 8 days ago
which is the largest athletic fundraiser in the country. It is a 192-mile bike ride that raises over $40M a year for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. I will start training for that on the weekends as well. Being from Cleveland, I keep in touch... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dorchester activist honored with building nameand Dorchester, and works to improve educational access for minority students.
Dorchester activist honored with building name
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
and Dorchester, and works to improve educational access for minority students. In her spare time, she volunteers at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. By all accounts, Burns has dedicated her life to the betterment of others. On Friday, it’s her... Read more
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J Weekly
Tech leader sets sights on disrupting cancer-causing geneas one of the keys to eventually eradicating the mutation. The cancer research
Tech leader sets sights on disrupting cancer-causing gene
J Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
as one of the keys to eventually eradicating the mutation. The cancer research centers at UCSF, Stanford, Harvard and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute will use his foundation’s funding to work together on BRCA research. “You go to many of these... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Melanoma drug shows promisestop the tumors from getting any bigger, and it will stay that way for months t
Melanoma drug shows promise
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
stop the tumors from getting any bigger, and it will stay that way for months to years,” explains Dr. Stephen Hodi of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Doctors are not calling Keytruda a cure, and it doesn’t work for everyone, but the hope is... Read more
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Business Wire
Celyad publie son rapport d’activité du premier trimestre 2016suivi de sécurité à 21 jours du premier patient de la troisième cohorte de NKR-
Celyad publie son rapport d’activité du premier trimestre 2016
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
suivi de sécurité à 21 jours du premier patient de la troisième cohorte de NKR-2, l’essai clinique de Phase I/IIa mené au Dana Farber Cancer Institute à Boston, États-Unis. Partenariat stratégique avec l’Institut Curie à Paris, France, pour... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Melanoma drug shows promisestop the tumors from getting any bigger, and it will stay that way for months t
Melanoma drug shows promise
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
stop the tumors from getting any bigger, and it will stay that way for months to years," explains Dr. Stephen Hodi of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Doctors are not calling Keytruda a cure, and it doesn't work for everyone, but the hope is... Read more
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examiner.com
Metta Students Honors Cape Cod Academy Student with $1,000 #sharemettahave danced in numerous dance marathons and benefit performances with my dance
Metta Students Honors Cape Cod Academy Student with $1,000 #sharemetta
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
have danced in numerous dance marathons and benefit performances with my dance studio to raise money for Friends of Dana Farber to fund breast and ovarian cancer research. I have also danced in many Shelter From the Storm concerts, a benefit... Read more
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NBC News
Cancer Drug Keytruda Keeps Some Patients Alive For 3 Yearsmajority of these patients have disease that involved vital organs," said Dr. S
Cancer Drug Keytruda Keeps Some Patients Alive For 3 Years
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
majority of these patients have disease that involved vital organs," said Dr. Stephen Hodi, a melanoma specialist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute who worked on the study. Seventy-five percent of them had already been given other cancer... Read more
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Boston Globe
Milford man loses wife, newborn daughter, sister within dayssister and most recently, loving mother,” her obituary stated. In lieu of flowe
Milford man loses wife, newborn daughter, sister within days
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
sister and most recently, loving mother,” her obituary stated. In lieu of flowers, she asked that donations be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Grief persisted for Domingos Fraga. Just days after he lost his wife and daughter, according... Read more
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CBC.ca
Dial back the hype, stem cell researchers told, as science tries to rein in the spinHarvard University Medical School and director of the stem cell transplantation
Dial back the hype, stem cell researchers told, as science tries to rein in the spin
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
Harvard University Medical School and director of the stem cell transplantation program at Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Daley says a whole industry has sprung up based around marketing unproven stem cell therapies.... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Weill Cornell Medicine dean will leave sooner than first announced, interim replacement namedDr. Laurie Glimcher had announced she would leave for Boston at the end of the
Weill Cornell Medicine dean will leave sooner than first announced, interim replacement named
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
Dr. Laurie Glimcher had announced she would leave for Boston at the end of the year to serve as and chief executive of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Her term will end sooner, June 1, with Dr. Augustine Choi, the current chair of medicine at... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Departing dean reflects on Weill Cornell Medicine's commercial successannounced in February she would return to Harvard Medical School next year and
Departing dean reflects on Weill Cornell Medicine's commercial success
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
announced in February she would return to Harvard Medical School next year and become president and chief executive of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She will leave her current role on May 31, staying on as an adviser until Aug. 31. Weill... Read more
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The Wanderer
Nicole Kouhi PodkowaIn lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Southcoast Centers for Cancer C
Nicole Kouhi Podkowa
The Wanderer / Posted 11 days ago
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care, 206 Mill Rd., Fairhaven, MA 02719 or Dana-Farber Cancer Institute c/o Susan F. Smith Center For Women’s Cancers, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215. For... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research on immune system sets stage for novel approach to cancer immunotherapya new approach to cancer immunotherapy that avoids some of the shortcomings ass
Research on immune system sets stage for novel approach to cancer immunotherapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
a new approach to cancer immunotherapy that avoids some of the shortcomings associated with other methods, scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute report in a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The new approach... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners HealthCare’s new computer challenges some doctors, nursesand the affiliated Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute, was smoother than the p
Partners HealthCare’s new computer challenges some doctors, nurses
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
and the affiliated Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute, was smoother than the previous launch at Brigham and the affiliated Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Partners added and improved training programs after the rocky start at Brigham. Epic’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners HealthCare’s new computer challenges some doctors, nursesand the affiliated Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute, was smoother than the p
Partners HealthCare’s new computer challenges some doctors, nurses
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
and the affiliated Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute, was smoother than the previous launch at Brigham and the affiliated Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Partners added and improved training programs after the rocky start at Brigham. Epic’s... Read more
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FOX News
Religion rarely part of ICU conversationor spiritual concerns." It is unclear if health care providers will develop th
Religion rarely part of ICU conversation
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
or spiritual concerns." It is unclear if health care providers will develop these skills, as Dr. Tracy A. Balboni of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, and coauthors write in an accompanying editorial. "Our patients and families who face... Read more
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Boston Herald
Jackie Bradley Jr., Judy Woodruff, Chris Cooper, Marianne Leone...the Jimmy Fund, where the K-5 students raised more than $6,000 for adult and pe
Jackie Bradley Jr., Judy Woodruff, Chris Cooper, Marianne Leone...
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the Jimmy Fund, where the K-5 students raised more than $6,000 for adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute ... Journalist Judy Woodruff of the “PBS News Hour” and Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 14 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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ajc.com
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
Dayton Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kidssays their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Madd
12-old cancer survivor hopes to inspire other kids
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
says their world was turned upside-down. They didn't know what to expect. Maddie underwent surgery and chemotherapy at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Maddie decided to build up her strength, joining CrossFit 696 in Gardner. "It definitely kept... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas A&M research discovers mechanism that causes cancer cells to escape from immune system form tumors - COLLEGE STATION — Researchers at the Texas A&M Health Science Center found that when cancer cells are able to block the function of a gene c...the more than 12 million people diagnosed with cancer each year.” The research
Texas A&M research discovers mechanism that causes cancer cells to escape from immune system form tumors - COLLEGE STATION — Researchers at the Texas A&M Health Science Center found that when cancer cells are able to block the function of a gene c...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
the more than 12 million people diagnosed with cancer each year.” The research was done in collaboration with Margaret Shipp, M.D., at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and Gregory Lizee, Ph.D., at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Hou... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas A&M research discovers mechanism that causes cancer cells to escape from immune system form tumors (COLLEGE STATION Texas) — Researchers at the Texas A&M Health Science Center found that when cancer cells are able to block the function of a ...the more than 12 million people diagnosed with cancer each year.” The research
Texas A&M research discovers mechanism that causes cancer cells to escape from immune system form tumors (COLLEGE STATION Texas) — Researchers at the Texas A&M Health Science Center found that when cancer cells are able to block the function of a ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
the more than 12 million people diagnosed with cancer each year.” The research was done in collaboration with Margaret Shipp, M.D., at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and Gregory Lizee, Ph.D., at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Ho... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Unique attributes of zebrafish may help study human blood disordersdownload on the Human Gene Therapy website until June 6, 2016. Serine Avagyan
Unique attributes of zebrafish may help study human blood disorders
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
download on the Human Gene Therapy website until June 6, 2016. Serine Avagyan and Leonard Zon, Boston Children's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA) and Harvard University (Cambridge, MA), examine the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brothers fight the cancer status quohas raised $3.5 million for the Pan-Mass Challenge, the annual bike-a-thon that
Brothers fight the cancer status quo
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
has raised $3.5 million for the Pan-Mass Challenge, the annual bike-a-thon that funds research and patient care at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Last year, its Team Lick Cancer, one of 200 fund-raising teams, contributed $720,000 to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Agent Ed Kleven was a character from another eraJohn Havlicek, Bucky Dent, Gorman Thomas, and Richie Hebner. While rolling his
Agent Ed Kleven was a character from another era
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
John Havlicek, Bucky Dent, Gorman Thomas, and Richie Hebner. While rolling his wheelchair around the halls of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in December, he wrapped up a new ESPN deal for the great Tim Kurkjian. Ed Kleven was a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Liposuction to manage lymphedema? An interview with Professor John Boyagesand treatment of breast cancer. After graduating from the University of Sydney,
Liposuction to manage lymphedema? An interview with Professor John Boyages
News-Medical-Net / Posted 25 days ago
and treatment of breast cancer. After graduating from the University of Sydney, he trained at Westmead Hospital and at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Harvard in Boston. John is a radiation oncologist at Macquarie University Hospital and the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New investigational inhibitor JQEZ5 can block specific molecular malfunctions driving cancercompounds designed to inhibit EZH2. The authors found that JQEZ5, a molecule re
New investigational inhibitor JQEZ5 can block specific molecular malfunctions driving cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 25 days ago
compounds designed to inhibit EZH2. The authors found that JQEZ5, a molecule recently developed by Jun Qi, PhD, of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and James E. Bradner, MD, formerly of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and now president of the... Read more
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The Providence Journal
At the Schools: In Mount-West Warwick game, ALS was ultimate opponentEngland in association with the well-known Pan-Mass Challenge, which raises mon
At the Schools: In Mount-West Warwick game, ALS was ultimate opponent
The Providence Journal / Posted 26 days ago
England in association with the well-known Pan-Mass Challenge, which raises money for cancer research and treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.Visit kids.pmc.org/middletown for more information or to register for the event.Field gets a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Portraits Proclaim 'Changing Narrative' Of Childhood Cancerof treatment, when chemotherapy was a hopeful prospect rather than a standard p
Portraits Proclaim 'Changing Narrative' Of Childhood Cancer
Hartford Courant / Posted 28 days ago
of treatment, when chemotherapy was a hopeful prospect rather than a standard procedure. He had "brilliant doctors" at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, he said. But too often, the focus was solely on the tumor in his right leg. "It was... Read more
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Darien News-Review
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attendis seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attend
Darien News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
is seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for his weekly trips for treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. “You’ve got to have hope,” Akram said. “You’ve got to have goals. Every achievement... Read more
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Connecticut Post
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attendis seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attend
Connecticut Post / Posted 29 days ago
is seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for his weekly trips for treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. “You’ve got to have hope,” Akram said. “You’ve got to have goals. Every achievement... Read more
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Greenwich Time
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attendis seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for
GHS senior gets early graduation ceremony so father with terminal cancer can attend
Greenwich Time / Posted 29 days ago
is seven and a half weeks away. In the meantime, he will continue traveling for his weekly trips for treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. “You’ve got to have hope,” Akram said. “You’ve got to have goals. Every achievement... Read more
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