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45 min ago | Sheffield Star

Sheffield medics' team effort

Consultant haematologists Josh Wright, Nick Morley and Eddie Hampton, from the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, will be joined by two cancer patients, Harry Baines and Shane Bytheway, on the RideLondon to Surrey amateur race.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Stem Cell Research, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014


FDA Expands Use of Imbruvica for Form of Leukemia

Approved use for Imbruvica has been expanded to include people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who have a deletion in chromosome 17, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Monday in a news release.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law, Leukemia, Health

The Advocate

Patients with non-Hodgkina s lymphoma sought for drug study

Men and women with indolent, or low-grade, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma are needed for a clinical trial that evaluates medication of adults previously treated for the cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease

Mental Help Net

Type of Lymphoma Treatment Impacts Degree of Harm to Sperm

Lymphoma treatment has damaging effects on spermatogenesis but, in most patients, sperm production recovers within two years post-treatment, according to a study published online July 17 in Fertility and Sterility .


Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease


MorphoSys AG Provides Update On The Company's Proprietary Drug Portfolio

MARTINSRIED / MUNICH, Germany, July 28, 2014 -- MorphoSys AG today provided an update on its proprietary portfolio including the clinical programs MOR208, MOR103 and MOR202.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Biotech, Celgene, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Arthritis


Epizyme, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Financial Results and Provide...

Epizyme, Inc. , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company creating innovative personalized therapeutics for patients with genetically defined cancers, announced today that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. ET to report second quarter 2014 financial results and provide a corporate ... (more)


Related Topix: Cancer, Health

Chester Evening Leader

Brave Blacon teenager vows to beat cancer

A BRAVE teenager diagnosed with cancer has vowed to fight back saying "I'm done with crying; bring it on!" Tiffany Williams, of Stratford Road, Blacon, was told by doctors on June 17 that she has Hodgkin Lymphoma, a blood cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Kidney Cancer

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Globe and Mail

Physician and cancer survivor shares what cancer patients really want to hear

Dr. Nikhil Joshi says the creative process of writing the book The End of Suffering saved him.


Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease, Oncology, Medicine, Canada

The Times-Tribune

Many local patients still turn elsewhere for care

Often they left their Dunmore home at about 4:30 a.m., with Kelcey in the back seat and enough clothes for the weeklong hotel stay.


Related Topix: Dunmore, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Oncology, Medicine, Health, Lackawanna County, PA

The Daily Record

Teen turned to music when boyfriend told her he had leukemia.. now it ...

Lilian MacDonald topped the itunes chart with a song she wrote and sang to raise funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma Research after her boyfriend contracted leukemia.


Related Topix: Leukemia, Health, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Seeking Alpha

CHMP's positive on Imbruvica for blood cancer

The EMA's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use adopt a positive opinion supporting approval of Imbruvica as a treatment for adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma or adult patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who have received at least one prior therapy or as a first-line treatment in patients with the 17p ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Leukemia

Fox Point

BloodCenter of Wisconsin to partner with Northshore Hockey Tournament

Every year, more than 35,000 children and adults in the United States are diagnosed with life-threatening diseases, such as leukemia or lymphoma.


Related Topix: Wisconsin, Mequon, WI, Leukemia, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Forsyth County News

Crystal Cove holding cancer walk Sunday

A north Forsyth community is coming together Sunday to honor a young man who recently lost his battle with cancer.


Related Topix: Hodgkin's Disease, Health


Miller Wins Senior Classic, Beats Cancer

It's been a long 7 months for Rick Miller, winning the NewsChannel 7 Golf Senior Classic to complete his journey.


Related Topix: Health, Stevens Point, WI


Leftapalooza to honor Longmont's Del Ewing

Del Ewing, of Hygiene, poses for a portrait Friday at Del's Masonry in Longmont.


Related Topix: Longmont, CO, Hygiene, CO, Health, Highlands Ranch, CO, Leukemia

Lymphoma Treatment May Harm, Halt Men's Sperm Production

Both Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, which are cancers of the body's white blood cells, often affect young people who are still in their reproductive years.


Related Topix: Health, Cancer, Medicine

The Otago Daily Times

Fashion designers reach out to family

New Zealand fashion designers have stepped forward to help Dunedin family Oli Biggs, Amie Richardson, Jasper Biggs and Wayne Biggs.


Related Topix: Public Relations, Health

Investor's Business Daily

European CHMP Adopts Positive Opinion for Gilead's Zydelig ...

Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use , the scientific committee of the European Medicines Agency , has adopted a positive opinion on the company's Marketing Authorization Application for ZydeligA , a first-in-class treatment for patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and follicular ... (more)


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Marketing, Leukemia, Health, Opinion

Medical News Today

Biosimilar Retacrit effective in chemotherapy-induced anemia

Hospira, the world's leading provider of injectable drugs and infusion technologies, announced today that the results from the ORHEO study have been published in BMC Cancer , and show that the company's European biosimilar epoetin, Retacrit was effective and well tolerated in the management of chemotherapy-induced anemia in patients with solid ... (more)


Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Hematology, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Rosetown performer remembered

Have you ever met someone with such enormous talent and a love of life, you just knew they were going big places? For many people in Rosetown, Saskatchewan and across the country that person was musical actor Scott Freethy.


Related Topix: Health