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2014/12/19 22:12
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BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) --After a double mastectomy and a year of chemo, Jill Thorpe is feeling better just in time for Christmas with her family. And something surprising - her hair. Which she...
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2014/12/19 13:17
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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure™ announced today that more than 150 treatment centers have been certified to prescribe Optune™ to patients with recurrent glioblastoma (GBM). GBM is the most common...
2014/12/16 18:47
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Ethel Ann (Groark) McMahon died Dec. 8. She was 82. A longtime resident of Westport, she most recently resided in Massachusetts and California to be close her children and grandchildren. She was...
2014/12/15 10:52
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A few days later, a diagnosis: leukemia. A biopsy indicated the disease was located in her bone marrow. “That was Mother’s Day weekend,” Allyson Duffin, Emma’s mother, said recently. “We cried and...
2014/12/12 23:08
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By Shreeya Nanda, Senior medwireNews Reporter Overall survival in patients with metastatic lung cancer does not correlate with Kirsten rat sarcoma viral oncogene homologue (KRAS) mutation subtypes,...
2014/12/11 11:08
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Hereditary cancer test finds 105 percent more mutations Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN) today announced results from a new study that demonstrated the ability of the myRisk™ Hereditary Cancer...
2014/12/10 13:08
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Study associates poor neurocognitive outcomes with variations in genes related to brain inflammation and oxidative stress, highlight potential interventions Common variations in four genes related to...
2014/12/10 12:08
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Long known for its ability to help organisms successfully adapt to environmentally stressful conditions, the highly conserved molecular chaperone heat-shock protein 90 (HSP90) also enables estrogen...
2014/12/09 13:14
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The Prayers for Maria sunflower field is shown along Interstate 90 in early September. CHRONICLE FILE PHOTO AVON — Sunflowers planted in June along Interstate 90 to raise money and awareness for the...
2014/12/09 12:08
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The genetic tumult within cancerous tumors is more than matched by the disorder in one of the mechanisms for switching cells' genes on and off, scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad...
2014/12/09 10:08
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Small cell lung cancer - a disease for which no new drugs have been approved for many years - has shown itself vulnerable to an agent that disables part of tumor cells' basic survival machinery,...
2014/12/08 21:42
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The researchers also showed that derangement in the methylation process has a direct bearing on the effectiveness of cancer therapy. In patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), they found...
2014/12/08 15:42
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The results provide some of the most dramatic evidence to date of the potential of therapies that increase the ability of the immune system to kill cancer cells. While clinical trials of such...
2014/12/08 14:42
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In recent years, outcomes for patients with leukemia have steadily improved with the emergence of numerous therapies that target specific genetic drivers of disease, as well as potent combination...
2014/12/08 13:09
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Trial reports transplant success in dyskeratosis congenita, a rare bone marrow failure syndrome, following conditioning with immunosuppressive drugs alone Researchers at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's...
2014/12/07 15:08
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The "molecular mail" sent by multiple myeloma cells provides clues to how well patients with the disease are likely to respond to treatment, according to a study being presented at the annual meeting...
2014/12/06 17:17
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TORONTO & SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triphase Accelerator Corporation, a private drug development company dedicated to advancing novel compounds through Phase II proof-of-concept, today announced...
2014/12/05 20:45
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Photo: deux/Corbis This week, Daily Intel profiles five inventors with big ideas that could make life a little bit better and more interesting for everyone. The night before I met Patrick Fuller, a...
2014/12/05 11:49
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The Duffin family’s cancer journey put both their kids in the hospital, as their son gave his sister his bone marrow to battle her disease. When seven-year-old Emma Duffin came down with strep throat...
2014/12/04 14:10
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This past Monday, the captains of the Concord-Carlisle High School men’s and women’s soccer teams, Charlie Booth, Garrett Leahy, Mitchell Palmer, Molly Adams and Angela Ortiz presented a gift of...
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