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Boston Globe
Can you ever really know a person?she was gravely ill, they mobilized. They brought her home-cooked meals and gif
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
she was gravely ill, they mobilized. They brought her home-cooked meals and gift cards for takeout. They gave her rides to Dana-Farber, dropping her outside the entrance, and took her sweet kids for sleepovers. They prayed for her, shared their own... Read more
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New Kerala
MilliporeSigma Presents 'Future Forum' at Boston's HUBweek 2017 - newkerala news #281110David Williams, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Boston Chil
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
David Williams, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Boston Children's Hospital; President, Dana/Farber Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center; Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Boston... Read more
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Boston Herald
Truckers help celebrate boy, 4, beating cancerworldwide. A month later, he received a liver transplant and completed his fina
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
worldwide. A month later, he received a liver transplant and completed his final round of chemotherapy in August at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “His prognosis at the beginning was poor,” Tommy’s mother, Kate Cook, told the Herald. “We’re... Read more
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New Kerala
FDA awards 15 grants for clinical trials to stimulate product development for rare diseases - newkerala news #2799402 Study of PLX3397 + Sirolimus for the Treatment of Malignant Peripheral Nerve
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
2 Study of PLX3397 + Sirolimus for the Treatment of Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors — $2 million over four years •Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (Boston), Steven Dubois, Phase 1 Study of dual PI3K/BRD4 Inhibitor SF1126 for the Treatment of... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Driver cleared in death of 4-old Holbrook girlBetty and Al Randall; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Donations in memory o
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Betty and Al Randall; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Donations in memory of Savannah may be made to Autism Speaks, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute or the Savannah Grace Curran Memorial Fund, 56 Phillips St., Rockland MA 02370. “Teach your... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Driver cleared in death of 4-old Holbrook girlBetty and Al Randall; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Donations in memory o
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Betty and Al Randall; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Donations in memory of Savannah may be made to Autism Speaks, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute or the Savannah Grace Curran Memorial Fund, 56 Phillips St., Rockland MA 02370. “Teach your... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury part of breast cancer studywith health education material. The supervised weight loss group will receive
The Sudbury Star / Posted 7 days ago
with health education material. The supervised weight loss group will receive two years of telephone support from the Dana-Farber Cancer Centre in Boston, be given a pedometer, workbook, cookbook, food scale and bathroom scale to assist them... Read more
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Boston Globe
Scientists aim to address racial and ethnic disparities in cancer researchin genomic studies and in the cell lines and clinical trials used to test new d
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
in genomic studies and in the cell lines and clinical trials used to test new drugs, said Franklin Huang, an oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “It’s a major challenge,” Huang said. To address the gap, cancer researchers must first... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former ‘American Idol’ judge hosts singing competition in Maine$500 cash, a scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music Summer Sessions
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
$500 cash, a scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music Summer Sessions and an invitation to perform live at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s UnMask Cancer gala in Boston later this month. “I want to make sure that if we’re using the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Mother calls Holbrook girl, 4, killed in accident 'Star of the Day'time,” said Holbrook Fire Chief Luke McFadden on Sunday. Donations in memory o
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
time,” said Holbrook Fire Chief Luke McFadden on Sunday. Donations in memory of Savannah may be made to Autism Speaks, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute or the Savannah Grace Curran Memorial Fund, 56 Phillips St., Rockland MA 02370. Savannah is... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Mother calls Holbrook girl, 4, killed in accident 'Star of the Day'time,” said Holbrook Fire Chief Luke McFadden on Sunday. Donations in memory o
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
time,” said Holbrook Fire Chief Luke McFadden on Sunday. Donations in memory of Savannah may be made to Autism Speaks, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute or the Savannah Grace Curran Memorial Fund, 56 Phillips St., Rockland MA 02370. Savannah is... Read more
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Boston Globe
What’s happening on HUBweek Wednesdayof color, and efforts to boost diversity in the life sciences sector. The event
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
of color, and efforts to boost diversity in the life sciences sector. The event is hosted by UMass Boston and the Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center. Free, registration required. “How to Attract Global Entrepreneurs to Boston,” 12 p.m., 1... Read more
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New Kerala
Gene therapy halts progression of cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy in clinical trial - newkerala news #27905610 years of diagnosis - effectively stabilized the disease's progression in 88
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
10 years of diagnosis - effectively stabilized the disease's progression in 88 percent of patients, researchers from the Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and Massachusetts General Hospital report. According to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aggressive breast cancer treatment tied to more missed workthe financial or career impacts of treatment to help decide what makes sense fo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
the financial or career impacts of treatment to help decide what makes sense for them, said Dr. Michael Hassett of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in Boston. “Women should start by figuring out what treatment has... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Elie Tahari Puts Sagaponack Home On Offer For $45 Million - Sagaponack“Elie Tahari Day” in New York, recognizing both his business success and many y
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 days ago
“Elie Tahari Day” in New York, recognizing both his business success and many years devoted to philanthropic causes, such as the Dana-Farber Foundation. If his far-south-of-the-highway house sells, will that mean no “Elie Tahari Day” in Sagap... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Battle against cancer gets new focus at Brockton hospitalis used for external beam radiation treatments for patients with cancer. The ne
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
is used for external beam radiation treatments for patients with cancer. The next closest hospital with this equipment is Dana Farber in Boston, as stated in a press release. Hollon said all of their cancer services, including Radiation Oncology,... Read more
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Business Wire
bluebird bio Announces Publication of Interim Data from Starbeam Study of Lenti-DTM Drug Product in Patients with Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy (CALD) in The New England Journal of MedicineM.D., chief scientific officer and senior vice-president for research at Boston
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
M.D., chief scientific officer and senior vice-president for research at Boston Children’s Hospital and president of Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, and the principal investigator of the Starbeam study.... Read more
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Business Wire
bluebird bio Announces Publication of Interim Data from Starbeam Study of Lenti-DTM Drug Product in Patients with Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy (CALD) in The New England Journal of MedicineM.D., chief scientific officer and senior vice-president for research at Boston
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
M.D., chief scientific officer and senior vice-president for research at Boston Children’s Hospital and president of Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, and the principal investigator of the Starbeam study.... Read more
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Business Wire
KSQ Therapeutics Emerges with $76 Million in Financing to Pioneer High-Confidence Drug Developmentin 2015 by David Sabatini, MD, PhD, of the Whitehead Institute and MIT, William
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
in 2015 by David Sabatini, MD, PhD, of the Whitehead Institute and MIT, William Hahn, MD, PhD, of the Broad Institute and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Jonathan Weissman, PhD, of UCSF, and Tim Wang, PhD, of MIT, along with founding investors... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ex-Sanofi-Genzyme executive David Meeker to lead KSQ Therapeuticsfanfare in 2015 by Dr. David Sabatini, of the Whitehead Institute and MIT; Dr.
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
fanfare in 2015 by Dr. David Sabatini, of the Whitehead Institute and MIT; Dr. William Hahn, of the Broad Institute and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Jonathan Weissman, of the UCSF School of Medicine; and Tim Wang, of MIT. Flagship Pioneering... Read more
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Boston Globe
With the Nobel Prizes around the corner, it’s crystal ball timeof next week’s prize announcements, we’re looking at you, Jim Allison of MD And
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
of next week’s prize announcements, we’re looking at you, Jim Allison of MD Anderson Cancer Center, Gordon Freeman of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Dr. Arlene Sharpe of Harvard Medical School. The trio has been a recent favorite of Nobel... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A haymaker against cancer: Weymouth woman taking part in boxing fundraisercard includes 32 women who will be stepping into the ring for the first time to
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
card includes 32 women who will be stepping into the ring for the first time to raise money for cancer research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and elsewhere, and for survivorship initiatives. “It’s (in front of) 2,000 people, so I’d be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Timeline emerges in Princeton jogger murder casehad been removed, except for her sports bra. One of her shoes was found, but th
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
had been removed, except for her sports bra. One of her shoes was found, but the other shoe, her clothing — including a Dana Farber baseball cap — and her Apple iPhone 6 have not been found. ■ On Aug. 8, one day after she was killed,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Let them eat caviar: When charity galas waste moneydouble as vehicles for the rich and famous to show off their largesse. Now tha
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 days ago
double as vehicles for the rich and famous to show off their largesse. Now that at least 25 nonprofits – including the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, the American Red Cross and the Palm Beach Zoo – have canceled plans to hold fancy fundraisers... Read more
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Boston Herald
Daughter recounts Raynham mom’s painful last daysburns all over her body. We stayed by her side at the hospital day and night. S
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
burns all over her body. We stayed by her side at the hospital day and night. She received outstanding medical care from Dana-Farber and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, but there was only so much the doctors could do once it was apparent she was... Read more
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Boston Herald
John Harrington praises record of late Red Sox owner Tom Yawkeytheir race.” Harrington praised Yawkey for launching the now-famous Jimmy Fund
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
their race.” Harrington praised Yawkey for launching the now-famous Jimmy Fund campaign — first teaming up with Dr. Sidney Farber at Boston Children’s Hospital on “work that continues to this day at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.” He said in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
As Care Shifts From Hospital To Home Guarding Against Infection Falls To Families - As Care Shifts From Hospital To Home Guarding Against Infection Falls To Families Melissa Bailey Kaiser Health News Angela Cooper arrived home from work to discove...to help these families, said Dr. Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
to help these families, said Dr. Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at the cancer and blood disorders center at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children’s Hospital. “The patient safety movement has almost fully focused all of its... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Caring at home for a child with cancer can leave family members with risky tasksto help these families, said Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at the
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
to help these families, said Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at the cancer and blood disorders center at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children's Hospital. "The patient-safety movement has almost fully focused all of its... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Caring at home for a child with cancer can leave family members with risky tasksto help these families, said Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at the
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
to help these families, said Amy Billett, director of quality and safety at the cancer and blood disorders center at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children's Hospital. "The patient-safety movement has almost fully focused all of its... Read more
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CBS News
Drones help elevate Rwanda's health careholds a conference call to discuss difficult cases with a team of oncologists f
CBS News / Posted 30 days ago
holds a conference call to discuss difficult cases with a team of oncologists from hospitals in the US, including Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital, which also mentored and trained his Rwandan staff. Initially,... Read more
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CNET
Drones, sun power help Rwanda deliver health to allholds a conference call to discuss difficult cases with a team of oncologists f
CNET / Posted 30 days ago
holds a conference call to discuss difficult cases with a team of oncologists from hospitals in the US, including Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital, which also mentored and trained his Rwandan staff. Initially,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cancer, this Boston orthopedic surgeon and COO are dying to punch you outthat leads to the therapies and cures. Miller’s husband, his lymphoma diagnose
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
that leads to the therapies and cures. Miller’s husband, his lymphoma diagnosed at stage four, was made whole again by Dana-Farber. Her dad made it through thanks to the oncologists at Brigham and Women’s. Cosentino, her close friend, is also... Read more

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