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Even after years of research scientists are no closer to determining the risk factors for brain tumors.
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LAST week the court ordered cigarette giant RJ Reynolds of Tobaccoville, NC, to pay US$7.3m to Cynthia Robinson, widow of Mike Johnson; US$9.6m to his son; and US$26.3billion in punitive damages -- Ouch! From age 13, Mike smoked three packs a day and died of lung cancer at 36. Cynthia claimed: "In 1996 she never knew nicotine was addictive and bad ... (more)
'We found no increased anxiety or decreased quality of life at one or six months after screening for participants having a false positive.'
Californians, step away from the beach and grab a hat and sunscreen. Our team of researchers from the Cancer Prevention Institute of California / Stanford Cancer Institute released a new report this week documenting the rapidly growing burden of melanoma in Marin County, Cali.
Each year, lung cancer kills half of those diagnosed and more people than breast, prostate and colon cancers combined.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. reported second-quarter profit that topped analyst estimates on sales of its cancer immunotherapy Yervoy and its blood-thinner Eliquis.
Human lung adenocarcinoma epithelial cell lines exhibit a profound resistance to the effects of tretinoin."
Health Secretary Enrique Ona and Senator Nancy Binay clashed Thursday on the importance of funding a stem cell research project by the Lung Center of the Philippines.
Helen Reutlinger was a heavy smoker with a history of smoking-related deaths in her family.
Epidermal growth factor receptor status and prognosis in Japanese patients can be predicted by a recently developed lung adenocarcinoma classification system, say researchers.
Visceral plural invasion is a significant predictor of survival in patients with small solid lung tumours but not in patients with part-solid tumours, Japanese study findings indicate.
July 23, 2014 By Renee Morad , BioSpace.com Breaking News Staff Shares of Puma Biotechnology Inc. more than tripled in after-hours trading Tuesday after the company reported positive clinical trial results of its experimental breast-cancer drug neratinib.
Expected to live only four more months, a California father battling Stage 4 lung cancer will make what is expected to be his final trip to Disneyland with his two daughters thanks to the help of his hometown community.
A Vanderbilt University-led research team has identified protein "signatures" of genetic mutations that drive colorectal cancer , the nation's second leading cause of cancer deaths after lung cancer .
For the 17-year-old, moving away from his hometown of Saratoga, Calif. to Silicon Valley was a necessary step towards his effort to find a cure for cancer.
Speaking on Sally Pepper's programme, Colin, who is fighting lung cancer and brain tumours, says he has "no intention" of quitting his job.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:18 am
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