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Daily Herald
There's a new sheriff in town in Silicon Valley -- the FDA150,000 places in the genome compared with the half-dozen or so that many compe
There's a new sheriff in town in Silicon Valley -- the FDA
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
150,000 places in the genome compared with the half-dozen or so that many competitors review. It has partnered with the National Cancer Institute as well as some major pharmaceutical companies for further investigations. In the abstract... Read more
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Roll Call
Funding Cancer Moonshot 'Could Be a Problem'work on cures for specific kinds of cancers. “The president’s budget recommend
Funding Cancer Moonshot 'Could Be a Problem'
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
work on cures for specific kinds of cancers. “The president’s budget recommends most of the money be appropriated to the National Cancer Institute and the National Institutes of Health,” said Dick Woodruff, vice president of federal affairs at... Read more
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Roll Call
On Cancer 'Moonshot,' Time is Ticking for Bidenlike the Pentagon and Department of Health and Human Services. Representatives
On Cancer 'Moonshot,' Time is Ticking for Biden
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
like the Pentagon and Department of Health and Human Services. Representatives from the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, and the White House Office of Management and Budget also will be among its members. Christopher... Read more
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Market Watch
Walgreens wants to talk weedsymptoms such as muscle stiffness in people who have multiple sclerosis.” The a
Walgreens wants to talk weed
Market Watch / Posted 17 hours ago
symptoms such as muscle stiffness in people who have multiple sclerosis.” The article cites medical studies from the National Cancer Institute and the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Few national brands have openly discussed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
This One Drug Alone Makes Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. a Buy (Hint: It's not Rintega)responsible route, and focusing on larger indications first such as breast, ski
This One Drug Alone Makes Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. a Buy (Hint: It's not Rintega)
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
responsible route, and focusing on larger indications first such as breast, skin, and (most recently) lung cancer. The National Cancer Institute is so thrilled with Glembat's potential that it's sponsoring two early stage trials with patients... Read more
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Deseret News
Will we take the opportunity to wipe out liver cancer?put the government in charge of setting drug prices and directing which medicin
Will we take the opportunity to wipe out liver cancer?
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
put the government in charge of setting drug prices and directing which medicines patients can take. The recently released National Cancer Institute (NCI) Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer shows why ACP's policy prescriptions are... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New form of SBRT to deliver radiation to specific area of prostate cancerin extremely early stages, and second, to reduce the treatment's impact on a pa
New form of SBRT to deliver radiation to specific area of prostate cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
in extremely early stages, and second, to reduce the treatment's impact on a patient's quality of life." According to the National Cancer Institute, approximately 80 percent of prostate cancer is identified in the early stages of development, when... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian naturopaths need to follow the rules if they want regulationC, which he says can break cancer cells “from the inside out.” There is no soli
Canadian naturopaths need to follow the rules if they want regulation
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
C, which he says can break cancer cells “from the inside out.” There is no solid evidence that this is true. The U.S. National Cancer Institute says some studies involving animals show high doses of vitamin C can slow the growth of cancer,... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Belarus-Cuba Intergovernmental Meeting Announced in MinskCuba includes a program of official visits to the respective ministries and Cub
Belarus-Cuba Intergovernmental Meeting Announced in Minsk
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
Cuba includes a program of official visits to the respective ministries and Cuban entities, reported Belta agency. It was also announced tours of the National Cancer Institute, the Center for Molecular Immunology and the University of Havana.... Read more
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The Scientist
Post-Grad Job Prospectspublished this month (April 13) in The FASEB Journal. And this labor gap shows
Post-Grad Job Prospects
The Scientist / Posted 2 days ago
published this month (April 13) in The FASEB Journal. And this labor gap shows no signs of narrowing, the authors—from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the management consulting firm ICF International—noted. Decades of unchecked growth in... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Professor known for discussing death retireswe had a pet who died we used the correct word, that they were euthanized, not
Professor known for discussing death retires
The GW Hatchet / Posted 2 days ago
we had a pet who died we used the correct word, that they were euthanized, not put to sleep.” Woodruff also worked at the National Cancer Institute for 12 years as a researcher, where she said she often saw people suffer before they died. That... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
San Jose college introduces first-ever VR/AR certificateCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
San Jose college introduces first-ever VR/AR certificate
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Oliver Stone’s “Snowden” trailer is here…Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
Oliver Stone’s “Snowden” trailer is here…
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
German nuclear plant infected with computer virusesCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Body reportedly found at Apple headquartersCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
Body reportedly found at Apple headquarters
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Samsung Connect Auto makes dumb cars smartCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
Samsung Connect Auto makes dumb cars smart
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Entrepreneur known for female viagra pill wants to invest in tech for womenCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
Entrepreneur known for female viagra pill wants to invest in tech for women
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
At last, a tampon emojiCharge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The stud
At last, a tampon emoji
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Charge HR, and their weight with a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi-connected scale. The study, which is called BWEL, is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. "If this study shows that losing weight through... Read more
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FOX Business
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stockwho experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
who experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to sway two senior investigators at theU.S. National Cancer Institute Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics. Dr.Mark Schiffmanand Dr.Nicolas Wentzensen wrote in... Read more
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FOX Business
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stockwho experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
who experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to sway two senior investigators at theU.S. National Cancer Institute Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics. Dr.Mark Schiffmanand Dr.Nicolas Wentzensen wrote in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Protea signs license agreement with Yale to develop new technology for detecting malignant melanoma(MSI) services. Melanoma is the leading cause of death from skin disease. One
Protea signs license agreement with Yale to develop new technology for detecting malignant melanoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
(MSI) services. Melanoma is the leading cause of death from skin disease. One American dies every hour of melanoma. The National Cancer Institute estimates 73,870 Americans will be diagnosed with melanoma in 2015. Melanoma is the fifth most... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stockwho experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to
The Biggest Threat to Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
who experienced similar outcomes. Those clinical trial results were enough to sway two senior investigators at the U.S. National Cancer Institute Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics. Dr. Mark Schiffman and Dr. Nicolas Wentzensen wrote... Read more
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Island Packet
Hilton Head's 10-year old Alex Arrieta's fight with cancervisit, Brandon Arrieta spoke to Clinton about the need for more research fundin
Hilton Head's 10-year old Alex Arrieta's fight with cancer
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
visit, Brandon Arrieta spoke to Clinton about the need for more research funding for childrens' cancer. Only 4 percent of National Cancer Institute money for research goes toward children, Arrieta said. He also spoke of Alex's project to collect... Read more
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The Hill
Missed opportunities for White House's 'moonshot' cancer initiativewith moonshot, "Maximizing Cancer Cures: How Do We Get There?" The panel of exp
Missed opportunities for White House's 'moonshot' cancer initiative
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
with moonshot, "Maximizing Cancer Cures: How Do We Get There?" The panel of experts included the acting director of the National Cancer Institute, Douglas Lowy. When the audience was asked how many thought that moonshot was misnamed, about... Read more
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NBC News
How an American Exports Anti-Abortion 'War' Strategybetween abortion and breast cancer" — spelling out six studies that all led to
How an American Exports Anti-Abortion 'War' Strategy
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
between abortion and breast cancer" — spelling out six studies that all led to the same conclusion. The U.S. government's National Cancer Institute reports the same and details flaws in studies that suggest otherwise. Cunningham doesn't dispute... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Tobacco research meeting forced to relocate due to HB2 travel bans on N.C.to share research findings related to tobacco control policy. The research was
Tobacco research meeting forced to relocate due to HB2 travel bans on N.C.
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
to share research findings related to tobacco control policy. The research was funded by a $7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, awarded to Kurt Ribisl, a professor in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Ribisl... Read more
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FOX News
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivorsfive years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh an
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivors
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
five years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh and her colleagues write in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. For the new study, the researchers compared the overall wellbeing of 7,105 childhood cancer... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
High doses of commonly-used chemotherapy drug may increase survival rate of ALL patientstrial, which was run by the Children's Oncology Group, a multi-institutional cl
High doses of commonly-used chemotherapy drug may increase survival rate of ALL patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
trial, which was run by the Children's Oncology Group, a multi-institutional clinical trials consortium supported by the National Cancer Institute. The investigators found that patients in either arm responded very well overall to treatments, but... Read more
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PR.com
Tigerlily Foundation Launches Comprehensive Program to Support Young Women with Metastatic Breast Cancerus on Facebook (TigerlilyFoundation); Twitter (@Tigerlilycares); or Instagram (
Tigerlily Foundation Launches Comprehensive Program to Support Young Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer
PR.com / Posted 4 days ago
us on Facebook (TigerlilyFoundation); Twitter (@Tigerlilycares); or Instagram (Tigerlily Foundation). According to the National Cancer Institute, breast cancer is the leading cause of death in American women ages 15-54. More than 250,000 women... Read more
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examiner.com
New drug approved for chronic lymphocytic leukemia2 (BCL-2) protein, which supports cancer cell growth and is over-expressed in m
New drug approved for chronic lymphocytic leukemia
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
2 (BCL-2) protein, which supports cancer cell growth and is over-expressed in many patients with CLL. According to the National Cancer Institute, CLL is one of the most common types of leukemia in adults, with approximately 15,000 new cases... Read more
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FOX Business
4 Ways Celgene Can Impress Investors With Its Q1 ReportImage source: National Cancer Institute. In case you missed the memo, we've of
4 Ways Celgene Can Impress Investors With Its Q1 Report
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Image source: National Cancer Institute. In case you missed the memo, we've officially headed into the thick of earnings season. One of the most highly anticipated reports in the biotech sector is expected to come from biotech blue-chip Celgene ,... Read more
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FOX Business
4 Ways Celgene Can Impress Investors With Its Q1 ReportImage source: National Cancer Institute. Continue Reading Below In case you m
4 Ways Celgene Can Impress Investors With Its Q1 Report
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Image source: National Cancer Institute. Continue Reading Below In case you missed the memo, we've officially headed into the thick of earnings season. One of the most highly anticipated reports in the biotech sector is expected to come from... Read more
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examiner.com
Childhood cancer survivors experience poorer health-related quality of lifeconditions that lower their quality of life as adults. According to a new study
Childhood cancer survivors experience poorer health-related quality of life
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
conditions that lower their quality of life as adults. According to a new study published April 21 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, young cancer survivors often feel old before their time. The critical factor in determining... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hepatitis C linked to increased risk of head, neck cancers, study suggeststhe findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, re
Hepatitis C linked to increased risk of head, neck cancers, study suggests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, researchers note in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. “With new medications available, HCV is treatable and curable with more than 90-per-cent success... Read more
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FOX Business
Ignore MannKind Corp.: Here Are 3 Better Stockson historical data. Unfortunately, the patients given the standard of care duri
Ignore MannKind Corp.: Here Are 3 Better Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
on historical data. Unfortunately, the patients given the standard of care during the trial did even better. Image source: National Cancer Institute. In a generally bear market for smaller biotechs, Celldex's market cap has been hovering at around... Read more
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FOX Business
Ignore MannKind Corp.: Here Are 3 Better Stocksthe patients given the standard of care during the trial did even better. Cont
Ignore MannKind Corp.: Here Are 3 Better Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
the patients given the standard of care during the trial did even better. Continue Reading Below Image source: National Cancer Institute. In a generally bear market for smaller biotechs, Celldex's market cap has been hovering at around... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Modulation of estrobolome may help lower breast cancer riskcould help mitigate the risk of certain cancers, according to a review paper pu
Modulation of estrobolome may help lower breast cancer risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
could help mitigate the risk of certain cancers, according to a review paper published April 22 in the JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Residential microbes, such as bacteria and viruses, are known to play important roles in health... Read more
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The Seattle Times
At risk of prostate cancer? Try more red foodsprostate cancer. This hormonelike vitamin may have a protective effect on the c
At risk of prostate cancer? Try more red foods
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
prostate cancer. This hormonelike vitamin may have a protective effect on the cells of the prostate gland, according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Although we still don’t know if taking vitamin D supplements or getting more natural vitamin... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Bo Cooper in remissionfound nearly 90 per cent of them went into remission following the treatment. T
Bo Cooper in remission
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 6 days ago
found nearly 90 per cent of them went into remission following the treatment. The results look promising, but even the U.S. National Cancer Institute warns the therapy is in the early stages of development. Rob Van Hecke, a captain with the Fort... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivorsfive years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh an
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivors
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
five years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh and her colleagues write in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. For the new study, the researchers compared the overall wellbeing of 7,105 childhood cancer... Read more
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Orange County Register
Take an Earth Day tour of the world’s junglesfrom the rain forest. One quarter of all drugs with cancer-fighting properties
Take an Earth Day tour of the world’s jungles
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
from the rain forest. One quarter of all drugs with cancer-fighting properties come from the rain forest. The U.S. National Cancer Institute has identified 3,000 plants that are active against cancer cells. 70 percent of these plants are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivorsfive years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh an
Chronic conditions tied to low wellbeing in childhood cancer survivors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
five years, 40 percent of survivors face severe ongoing health problems, Yeh and her colleagues write in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. For the new study, the researchers compared the overall wellbeing of 7,105 childhood cancer... Read more
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FOX News
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancersthe findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, re
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancers
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
the findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, researchers note in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. "With new medications available, HCV is treatable and curable with more than 90 percent success... Read more
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FOX News
Report casts doubt on SF-area breast cancer 'cluster'Reyes Light that it “should compel health officials in every American jurisdict
Report casts doubt on SF-area breast cancer 'cluster'
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Reyes Light that it “should compel health officials in every American jurisdiction—from local health departments to the National Cancer Institute—to re-think the way cancer statistics are misused and how they have misled the public.” Click here... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancersthe findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, re
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the findings are among the first to link it to cancers in the head and neck, researchers note in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. “With new medications available, HCV is treatable and curable with more than 90 percent success... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Celebrity news stories may shape women's breast cancer choiceshe told Reuters Health. BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations account for 5-10 percent of
Celebrity news stories may shape women's breast cancer choices
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
he told Reuters Health. BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations account for 5-10 percent of all breast cancers, according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Depending on the type of BRCA mutation, women's risk of breast cancer increases between 33... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Task Force Calls For More Safety Oversight At NIH Research Hospitalhalting work at two facilities. One of them was the cell therapy lab of Dr. Ste
Task Force Calls For More Safety Oversight At NIH Research Hospital
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
halting work at two facilities. One of them was the cell therapy lab of Dr. Steven Rosenberg, chief of surgery at the National Cancer Institute, who makes experimental treatments for cancer. The other was a facility at the National Institute... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Celebrity news stories may shape women's breast cancer choiceshe told Reuters Health. BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations account for 5-10 percent of
Celebrity news stories may shape women's breast cancer choices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
he told Reuters Health. BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations account for 5-10 percent of all breast cancers, according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Depending on the type of BRCA mutation, women's risk of breast cancer increases between 33... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Task Force Calls For More Safety Oversight At NIH Research Hospitalhalting work at two facilities. One of them was the cell therapy lab of Dr. Ste
Task Force Calls For More Safety Oversight At NIH Research Hospital
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
halting work at two facilities. One of them was the cell therapy lab of Dr. Steven Rosenberg, chief of surgery at the National Cancer Institute, who makes experimental treatments for cancer. The other was a facility at the National Institute... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Sometimes men need a kick in the pants: Early detection of cancer saves livesIn 2013 The National Cancer Institute estimated that more than 14 million peopl
Sometimes men need a kick in the pants: Early detection of cancer saves lives
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
In 2013 The National Cancer Institute estimated that more than 14 million people were living with cancer in the United States. As a young child I was fortunate enough to hear the word cancer and associate it with nothing more than a foreign disease... Read more
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