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44 min ago | Applied Clinical Trials
The meeting will be held The studies highlight Eisai's current and ongoing clinical research efforts with eribulin mesylate, and reinforce the Company's commitment to metastatic breast cancer.
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1 hr ago | SBWire
Equity Profile Report expands its NASDAQ Active Stock Weekly Watch List adding OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Clovis Oncology, Inc. .
2 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
The affiliation agreement, if approved, aims to find ways for Ann Arbor-based University of Michigan Health System to work with Allegiance Health, which serves the Jackson area.
6 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
November was Lung Cancer Awareness Month, but you'd never know it. Consumers aren't bombarded by products in blue, the color designated by some to raise the profile of the disease.
Minister of Health, John Boyce , noted that those cancers which were of particular public concern were cancers of the prostate, breast, cervix and colon which were attributable to premature deaths in persons under 65 years of age.
MEDIAN Technologies , a leading medical imaging software solutions developer and a service provider for image interpretation and management in oncology clinical trials and clinical routine, today announced it has signed a three-year collaborative agreement with South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics .
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center's new Comprehensive Cancer Center, which will open to patients next week, represents a $125 million expansion.
Presage Biosciences is one company that hopes to pioneer this personalized and data-driven approach, which they call " precision oncology."
"In late September/early October, he was diagnosed with metastatic liver cancer.
Dorathy Senay's doctor had some bad news after her last checkup, but it wasn't about her serious blood disorder called amyloidosis.
Among those expected to attend the event are Dr. John D. McConnell, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center CEO, and Lorrie Apel, wife of a former cancer patient.
Three months after a thyroidectomy to remove cancer and one month after radioactive iodine to treat it, Julie Seitz found herself in an operating room again, this time for a lumpectomy to remove breast cancer.
From left, Clare Looser-Frederking, Gaye Sponamore and Julie Wentz prepare to lift their 140-pound patient, Newfoundland Molly, off the table, also called the "couch," where she laid to receive radiation treatment for bone cancer at the Mizzou Animal Cancer Care facility in Wentzville.
Hemangini Shah, DO, a radiation oncologist at Kimball Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, was recently appointed to serve a three-year term as Cancer Liaison Physician for the cancer program at Kimball, which is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer , a consortium of professional organizations designed to ... (more)
The study, the first to test this treatment in people, combined the drug vorinostat with standard medications given after transplant, resulting in 22 percent of patients developing graft-vs.-host disease compared to 42 percent of patients who typically develop this condition with standard medications alone.
Clovis Oncology, Inc. announced today that certain selling stockholders have commenced an underwritten public offering of 2,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock which they recently acquired as consideration in connection with the Company's acquisition of EOS S.p.A. All net proceeds from the sale of the common stock will be received by the ... (more)
A couple of weeks ago, reports surfaced that it didn't have one - the only oncologist the hospital had on staff went on maternity leave, forcing dozens of chemotherapy treatments to be put on hold.