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The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Honors Leading Lung...
Dr. Herbst of Yale Cancer Center will receive the award at the 15th International Lung Cancer Congress being held on "Dr. Herbst's contribution and dedication to lung cancer treatment and research is truly remarkable and we are thrilled to present him with the Addario Lectureship Award this year," said Each year the ALCF recognizes one special ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Targazyme, Inc. Awarded SBIR Grant From National Eye Institute
Targazyme, Inc. a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing enzyme technologies and products to improve efficacy outcomes for cancer immunotherapy and cell therapy, announced today the receipt of an SBIR award to fund its program for a novel cell-based restorative approach to treat diabetes-related retinopathy.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Same Cancer, Different Time Zone
Just as no two people possess the same genetic makeup, a recent study has shown that no two single tumor cells in breast cancer patients have an identical genome.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Victoria Advocate
Benefit for Jimmy
Jimmy Cisneros left MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston to get to Victoria for the final hour of a benefit held for him by friends and family.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Ups and downs
Construction workers clean and straighten rebar so it will bond when the concrete is poured on the University of Houston's new on-campus stadium, Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in Houston.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
EndTobacco: It will take a village to tackle tobacco
Without a doubt, tobacco use continues to be a menace to society that affects nearly every organ in the body and is linked to heart disease, chronic lung disease and 11 types of cancer.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Two Sulphur grads spend summer 'driving4acause'
With brochures in hand and T-shirts to sell, two Sulphur teens were all about spreading their mission.
'Duck Dynasty' stars cheer up ailing fan in hospital
Don Alvey of Paducah, Kentucky, is fighting leukemia and loves 'Duck Dynasty.' On his way home from the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, he and his wife Judy stopped in West Monroe to eat at Willie's Duck Diner and see the sights.
You Asked: Will Eating Before Bed Make Me Fat?
You've been told eating before bed is a no-no. But a little pre-slumber snack can help you sleep more soundly without packing on pounds-if you reach for the right foods.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Not too young: Canyon boy, 8, leads drive to help family
Peggy Jones and grandson, Josh, 12, of suburban Houston in front of a 2005 Pontiac Grand Am, driven there last week by Bree Banner, mother of Brayden Banner of Canyon.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The "Father of Tamoxifen" to Join MD Anderson
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is pleased to announce that one of the world's preeminent experts in breast cancer research and treatment, V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D., will join the institution's efforts to end cancer.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte attracts big names in medicine
Dr. Ed Kim, chair of solid tumor oncology and investigational therapeutics at Carolinas HealthCare System's Levine Cancer Institute.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in small cell urothelial cancer improves...
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in small cell urothelial cancer improves pathologic downstaging and long-term outcomes: results from a retrospective study at the MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Christie calls $260M proposed investment 'new era' for Camden
Governor Christie called a $260 million investment - offset by an equal amount in state tax breaks - a "new era" for Camden, saying Monday that a new plant built by an energy technology firm will create jobs and revive the beleaguered city's manufacturing heritage.
Study finds diagnosing physicians influence therapy decisions for prostate cancer patients
New research from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is shedding light on the important role a diagnosing urologist plays in whether older men with low-risk prostate cancer receive treatment for their disease, and if so, the type of treatment they receive as a result.
Team finds new route for ovarian cancer spread
Circulating tumor cells spread ovarian cancer through the bloodstream, homing in on a sheath of abdominal fatty tissue where it can grow and metastasize to other organs, scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center report in Cancer Cell .
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Sandy Springs Neighbor
Piedmont joins MD Anderson Cancer Network
Buckhead-based Piedmont Healthcare Thursday announced it is the only health system in Georgia to become an affiliate of the nationally renowned MD Anderson Cancer Network, a program of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Gavin Glynn (4) 'doing great' after miracle 11-hour surgery
Little Gavin underwent an 11-hour surgery yesterday in Texas - the first of his eight week treatment plan in the US.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Study Data from M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Update Knowledge of...
However, numerous studies have suggested that these cell lines poorly represent the diversity, heterogeneity, and drug-resistant tumors occurring in patients."
'Miracle op' saves life of cancer-stricken boy
THE relieved parents of cancer-stricken Gavin Glynn have said they have witnessed a "miracle" after surgeons in the US saved the life of their four-year-old son.