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Borger News-Herald
Cancer 'moonshot' funding proposedThe White House announced it plans to spend nearly $1 billion to fund President
Cancer 'moonshot' funding proposed
Borger News-Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The White House announced it plans to spend nearly $1 billion to fund President Obama's promise of a "moonshot" to cure cancer. The initiative, led by Vice President Joe Biden, will devote $195 million in new cancer-related funding to the National... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Here's How The Government Plans To Spend $1 Billion On Cancer CuresMonday was a big day in the fight against cancer. Vice President Joe Biden conv
Here's How The Government Plans To Spend $1 Billion On Cancer Cures
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
Monday was a big day in the fight against cancer. Vice President Joe Biden convened the first meeting of the Cancer Moonshot Task Force of government departments and other agencies, the White House announced a proposal to spend $1 billion on the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
COG presents plan to effectively handle future pediatric cancer drug shortagesThe Children's Oncology Group (COG) has taken steps to help pediatric oncologis
COG presents plan to effectively handle future pediatric cancer drug shortages
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
The Children's Oncology Group (COG) has taken steps to help pediatric oncologists across the United States plan for the next shortage of life-saving chemotherapy drugs used for children with cancer. The COG is the world's largest organization devoted... Read more
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Science Daily
Basic research led to first FDA-approved immunotherapy for pediatric cancerNeuroblastoma is a cancer of the nervous system that exists outside the brain a
Basic research led to first FDA-approved immunotherapy for pediatric cancer
Science Daily / Posted 10 days ago
Neuroblastoma is a cancer of the nervous system that exists outside the brain and typically occurs in children 5 years of age or younger. Despite very aggressive treatment, many patients fail to respond to therapy or experience recurrence of their... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study leads to FDA approval of first immunotherapy for treatment of neuroblastomaBuilding upon more than two decades of basic research conducted at Children's H
Study leads to FDA approval of first immunotherapy for treatment of neuroblastoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
Building upon more than two decades of basic research conducted at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Araz Marachelian, MD, of CHLA, and her colleagues at pediatric academic centers across the U. S., have shown that an immunotherapy that until now has... Read more
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Business Wire
Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® / Gilotrif® (afatinib) demonstrated superiority to Iressa® (gefitinib) in reducing the risk of disease progression and treatment failure in first-line treatment of...INGELHEIM, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® / Gilotrif
Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® / Gilotrif® (afatinib) demonstrated superiority to Iressa® (gefitinib) in reducing the risk of disease progression and treatment failure in first-line treatment of...
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
INGELHEIM, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® / Gilotrif® (afatinib) demonstrated superiority to Iressa® (gefitinib) in reducing the risk of disease progression and treatment failure in first-line treatment of patients with... Read more
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Business Wire
Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® (afatinib) demonstrated superiority to gefitinib in reducing the risk of disease progression and treatment failure in first-line treatment of patients with EGFR mutation-positive advanced non-small cell lung cancerBRACKNELL, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the r
Boehringer Ingelheim’s Giotrif® (afatinib) demonstrated superiority to gefitinib in reducing the risk of disease progression and treatment failure in first-line treatment of patients with EGFR mutation-positive advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
BRACKNELL, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the results of the LUX-Lung 7 trial. Superiority in progression-free survival and time to treatment failure was demonstrated with second-generation EGFR-directed therapy... Read more
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The Advocate
Karnival Krewe takes in ‘Night on the Nile’King Dr. Darrin Breaux and Queen Lisa Anton reigned over the 29th annual Karniv
Karnival Krewe takes in ‘Night on the Nile’
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
King Dr. Darrin Breaux and Queen Lisa Anton reigned over the 29th annual Karnival Krewe de Louisiane Ball on Friday, Jan. 22, at the Baton Rouge River Center. The theme, “A Night on the Nile,” was set with the iconic pyramids of Giza, the desert... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatmentThe Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Heather Shannon, Hayley Mary and Nik Ka
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatment
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
The Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Heather Shannon, Hayley Mary and Nik Kaloper. The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming world tour to allow for band member Heather Shannon to receive treatment for ovarian cancer. In a statement posted on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatmentThe Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Ka
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatment
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
The Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Kaloper. The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming world tour to allow for band member Heather Shannon to receive treatment for ovarian cancer. In a statement posted on... Read more
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WA Today
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatmentThe Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Ka
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatment
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
The Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Kaloper. The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming world tour to allow for band member Heather Shannon to receive treatment for ovarian cancer. In a statement posted on... Read more
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The Age
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatmentThe Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Ka
The Jezabels cancel world tour as keyboardist Heather Shannon receives cancer treatment
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
The Jezabels: (from left) Sam Lockwood, Hayley Mary, Heather Shannon and Nik Kaloper. The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming world tour to allow for band member Heather Shannon to receive treatment for ovarian cancer. In a statement posted on... Read more
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Faster Louder
The Jezabels have cancelled their tour as keyboardist undergoes cancer treatmentThe Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming tour dates for their new record Synt
The Jezabels have cancelled their tour as keyboardist undergoes cancer treatment
Faster Louder / Posted 16 days ago
The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming tour dates for their new record Synthia due to the health of keyboardist Heather Shannon. Shannon was diagnosed with a unique type of ovarian cancer three years ago and has been able to tour and record with... Read more
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Business Wire
Miami Cancer Institute Names Minesh Mehta, M.D., Deputy Director and Chief of Radiation OncologyMIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Minesh Mehta, M.D., a widely renowned expert in radiati
Miami Cancer Institute Names Minesh Mehta, M.D., Deputy Director and Chief of Radiation Oncology
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Minesh Mehta, M.D., a widely renowned expert in radiation oncology, proton therapy and cancer research joins the executive leadership of Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida as deputy director and chief of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton Hospital partners with Philly-based cancer centerThe Easton Regional Cancer Center at Easton Hospital has joined the Philadelphi
Easton Hospital partners with Philly-based cancer center
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
The Easton Regional Cancer Center at Easton Hospital has joined the Philadelphia-based Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network at Thomas Jefferson University. Through this affiliation, Easton Hospital will have access to research studies, medical... Read more

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