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57 min ago | The Pharmacogenomics Journal

Prospective study of EGFR intron 1 (CA)n repeats variants as...

Prospective study of EGFR intron 1 n repeats variants as predictors of benefit from cetuximab and irinotecan in chemo-refractory metastatic colorectal cancer patients Correspondence: Dr F Loupakis, U.O. Oncologia Medica 2 Universitaria, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, Via Roma, 67, Pisa 56126, Italy.

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5 hrs ago | Oncogene

Suppression of FOXO1 is responsible for a growth regulatory...

Correspondence: Professor H Kovar, Children’s Cancer Research Institute, St Anna Kinderkrebsforschung, Zimmermannplatz 10, Vienna 1090, Austria.

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9 hrs ago | CiteULike

Targeting arginine-dependent cancers with arginine-degrading enzymes: opportunities and challenges.

Cancer research and treatment : official journal of Korean Cancer Association , Vol.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Hospice home needed for cancer-stricken shepherd following owner's death

Employees at an animal shelter in Auburn, Wash., are hoping to find a hospice foster home for a mature German shepherd who wound up in their care following the dog owner's death.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Auburn, WA, Prednisone (generic), Deltasone, Orasone

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bradenton.com

Manatee Memorial nurses rally to help one of their own

Ryan Silverman, a Southeast High 2001 graduate and former Palmetto High biology teacher, was hitting his stride in life this year when he got devastating news.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Health, Anna Maria, FL

New York Daily News

Bronx 'comeback kid' walks

Smiling 10-year-old Sean Dennis walks on his own in the 2014 Stomp Out Sarcoma Walk in Van Cortlandt Park, a year after being pushed in a wheelchair at the same event.

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Wall Street Journal

New Light on Cancer Risk From Hysterectomy Device

A surgical device commonly used in hysterectomies has the potential to spread more types of cancer in a woman's body than previously thought, new research released Tuesday shows.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Food and Drug Administration, Columbia University, Uterine Cancer, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Child's book prompts 'Paddle to the Sea' for ashes of young woman, others

Maire Kent, a former U.S. Army private first class who wanted to be a nurse, lost her battle with cancer in 2013 at age 24. She had fought cardiac sarcoma, a rare cancer of the heart.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Detroit, MI

News Post Leader

Youngsters organise cancer run

Runners, walkers, three legged racers and those in fancy dress enjoyed a three mile route around Cramlington Learning Village raising valuable funds for both Cancer Research UK and Jessica's Sarcoma Awareness Charity, which was set up recently after the death of former student Jessica Robson.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

CiteULike

Mortality of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid and...

Mortality of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid and 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid herbicide applicators in Finland: first report of an ongoing prospective cohort study.

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New York Daily News

Daily Checkup for July 20: Sarcomas

A professor of medicine, pediatrics and orthopedics, Dr. Robert Maki specializes in treating tumors of the connective tissues called sarcomas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer, Breast Cancer

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Newsday

Stony Brook cancer survivors receive college scholarships

For Rachel Ragone, school came first, and no matter how tough things got, giving up was not an option.

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Related Topix: Stony Brook, NY, Education, Home Schooling, Medicine, Health, Fordham University, Syracuse, NY, Lymphoma

Medical Daily

The Three Girls With Cancer, Who Captured Hearts With A Photo, Are Now In Remission

Remember the beautiful photo of the three little princesses with cancer that taken four months ago? Now all three of the girls are in remission.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Leukemia, Medicine

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

How well have you lived your life?

Have you ever considered how well you've lived your life? Does it have meaning and purpose? What connections have you made that enrich your life? Who will remember any of us long after we're gone? These and other questions are explored by John Green in his book " The Fault In Our Stars ."

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WBKO-TV Bowling Green

Hometown Hero: Lora Fisher

"And she said, you know, you need to do this, this is something we feel strongly about and there's a couple of us that came together and decided to nominate you," said Lora Fisher, a cancer patient and volunteer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Bone Cancer

Daily Mail

Triple the miracle! Three young girls with cancer who found fame...

A photo of three young girls bald from chemotherapy and hugging one another lovingly that went viral earlier this year is again attracting widespread attention now that all three have beaten cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Brain Cancer

Hartlepool Mail

Raz-ing funds by head shave Close Brave mum's head shave

Kelly Willingham, 36, will be doing the deed on stage at the Miles for Men event, due to take place in Hartlepool on Sunday, July 27. The annual fundraiser is in aid of Cancer Research UK.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Durham County, England, Health, Bone Cancer, Medicine

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Gabby bringing cheer to kids in hospitals

ALL ABOUT SMILES: Gabby Devine, 12, back home with her dog Abby, is making sure children with cancer get lots of treats.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Medicine, Health, Oncology

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Kotaku

Art For A Very Good Cause

Kevin Kanai Griffith is an artist who has worked at Blizzard on games like Diablo III.

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Related Topix: Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, Video Games, Medicine, Health

CNN

Veterans waiting longer for cancer care

Sgt. Terry Mitchell withstood fire deep in the mountains of Vietnam and was exposed to Agent Orange.

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Related Topix: Sherman, TX

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