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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
While the talks between Pfizer, the world's biggest drugmaker, and $87 billion AstraZeneca have fizzled, an analyst at Citigroup Inc. expects Pfizer to approach the company again, or AstraZeneca could opt to merge with another peer such as Amgen Inc. as a defense tactic.
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7 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen
B.C. has become the latest province to fund a test that can help determine whether patients with a certain type of early stage breast cancer could benefit from chemotherapy.
8 hrs ago | BBC News
Campaigners are urging pharmaceutical giant Roche to lower the cost of a pioneering new breast cancer treatment as the NHS drugs watchdog is set to reject its use on cost grounds.
8 hrs ago | Romsey Advertiser
A new drug for breast cancer which extends women's lives by almost six months is to be blocked from routine NHS access under draft guidance issued by a health watchdog.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
Proceeds from the first annual event will benefit the research and treatment of childhood cancers Crofton, Md.
16 hrs ago | Evesham Journal
A YOUNG girl will be going to great lengths for a charity which supplies children undergoing treatment for cancer with real hair wigs.
17 hrs ago | Business Journal
It's not news that Comcast is planning a $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable .
20 hrs ago | Medical Daily
New research shows that a biomarker occurring on the surface of tumors may promote the proliferation and resilience of cancerous tissue, providing a new clue as to how some cancers become resistant to drugs during treatment.
One in four women who had free mammograms last year failed to return for follow-up tests, despite their scans indicating possible abnormalities.
When you think of skin cancer, states like Florida and California come to mind but Colorado has a higher rate of melanoma than either of those states.
Two years ago, doctors told Lisa Ridgeway she had triple negative breast cancer, a very aggressive disease with no cure.
State Sen. Willie Simmons, D-Cleveland, tells The Bolivar Commercial the resource center will offer people with cancer assistance and information.
New Delhi, April 21: The preponderance of evidence shows that there is no link between cell phone radiation and cancer, said oncologist and renowned author Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Coldbrook student Olivia McCready with some of the bracelets she has been selling as part of the fundraiser for teacher Jill Conrad-Tracey.
The diagnosis of cancer is a life-changing event. Unfortunately, the chemotherapy and radiation treatments that help assure the best possible outcome often impair a womans ability to become pregnant in the future, after she is cancer-free.
Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died.
Lung-cancer patient Ellen Smith, accompanied by Dr. Dara Aisner, reacts upon seeing a dissected portion of her tumor at the Colorado Molecular Correlates Laboratory at the Anschutz Medical Campus earlier this month.