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3 hrs ago | SFGate
In Europe, two Bay Area pharmaceutical companies will go head-to-head over new drugs that both treat a rare blood cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, in patients whose disease has returned.
5 hrs ago | ABC News
Speaking to a group of doctors at the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies 5th World Congress in New York City on Sunday, he spoke about his grueling experience with the disease and how it affected him.
9 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials
Oregon Health & Science University's Knight Cancer Institute has received a $100 million gift to fuel its ambitious vision to stop cancer in its tracks.
12 hrs ago | OpEdNews
War and cancer are among our leading causes of human death around the world. They can't be strictly separated and compared since war is a major cause of cancer, as is war preparation .
14 hrs ago | Shields Gazette
COUNCIL chiefs have outlined a five-year plan to battle cancer - as the borough faces the highest mortality rates in the region.
18 hrs ago | West Australian
While many industry watchers expect Pfizer to re-engage with Britain's AstraZeneca in coming months, some say the U.S. drugmaker should consider targets more focussed on biotechnology, a strategy that has paid off for Merck & Co Although Pfizer is conducting trials of promising products - including breast cancer drug palbociclib and vaccines ... (more)
The cancer drugs, radiation therapy and cancer surgery available today help millions of people survive their cancer.
Wyatt Crippin, 9, takes the back seat of a motorcycle as the passenger with one of the participants in the Knoxville Ride for Kids benefit for Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation from the Oak Ridge Civic Center on Sunday, July 27, 2014.
She was known for her work in the community. Kara Morgan, the president of the Irish Channel Association, did all she could to make the neighborhood she loved a better place.
Research scientists at Purdue University have developed what they're describing as a reliable and affordable way for pharmacies to dispense medicine in personalized amounts.
Faith Brown poses for a portrait next to a photograph of herself in her room in Brooksville, Fla., Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
"The outpouring is just incredible, it's so heart-touching," said Carly Cechin, Desi's grandmother.
A Monkstown woman is to take part in a special day of fundraising events in memory of Carrickfergus schoolgirl Rebekah Bunting.
Scientists have found that using nanoparticles, the body' defenses can be woken up to recognize and attack invading cancer cells.
Participants young and old did their part at Hair for Hope 2014 to support children and families affected by childhood cancer.
Members of the breast cancer team are, left to right, Dr Nick Ridley, director of radiology, receptionist Pam Durston, breast cancer manager Suzie Ferrari, imaging assistant Anne Fullerton, and consultant breast surgeon Nathan Coombs PIONEERING breast cancer treatment will be available to up to 150 women with any type of tumour and of any age ... (more)
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 06:57 pm
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