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2 hrs ago | Forsyth County News
Sydney, 4, and Easton Ulseth, 2, take a turn on Santa's lap Friday night during the Celebration of Lights at Northside Hospital-Forsyth.
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6 hrs ago | Great Falls Tribune
As Ryan Eaton lay in hospital beds, receiving treatment for synovial sarcoma that would eventually metastasize and spread throughout his body, he worried about other people.
10 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company with its parent company, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited , today announced results from a retrospective, subgroup analysis of the Phase 3 VISTA study that showed a higher cumulative dose of VELCADE suggests improved overall survival in previously untreated patients with multiple myeloma .
14 hrs ago | The Olympian
In this October 2012 photo provided by The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Emily Whitehead is checked by pediatric oncologist, Dr. Stephan A. Grupp, at the hospital.
17 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Due to promising preliminary results, officials at the National Cancer Institute decided to release them early on December 5 before a full analysis of the trial was completed Due to promising preliminary results, officials at the National Cancer Institute decided to release them early on December 5 before a full analysis of the trial was completed ... (more)
Fowler High student Gabriel Rodriguez holds a present and Christmas poster he drew, as he and other members of the school's Redcat Men's Alliance wait to give the presents to young patients at Children's Hospital Central California, Friday afternoon, December 6, 2013.
One of hardest parts of a doctor's job - delivering bad news to patients and their loved ones - is rarely addressed in medical school.
The most-recognized oncology and hematology brand in North America is Epogen . The brand was most recognized by 4.9 percent of physicians in a survey conducted by Brand Institute Inc. during second-quarter 2013.
The drug candidate used in the research has been developed by scientists from Karolinska Institutet and a Swedish company following its initial identification at the same university.
Today Biocartis and VIB announced their exclusive license agreement on a novel panel of microsatellite instability biomarkers for several cancers, in particular colorectal cancer .
The members of William House, who chose the Teenage Cancer Trust to be their charity following the death of fellow pupil Georgie Brock in 2009, raised the cash in just three years.
Minister for Health James Reilly has said the salary and conditions of Director General of the HSE Tony O' Brien are perfectly in line with public pay policy.
IU Goshen Center for Cancer Care is using an advanced treatment called HIPEC which stands for Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy.
Xiaowei Wang, PhD, and his colleagues have designed synthetic molecules that combine the advantages of two experimental RNA therapies against cancer.
The Triangle's two major cancer centers didn't make the list, but GlaxoSmithKline has lined up six other major global research institutions to collaborate on research into new ways to fight cancer using a mix of drugs.
Angiochem, a clinical stage biotechnology company developing drugs that are uniquely capable of crossing the blood-brain barrier , today announced that its lead oncology compound, ANG1005, a novel paclitaxel-peptide drug conjugate in development for breast cancer patients with brain metastasis and patients with primary brain cancer, and ANG4043, a ... (more)
Just 31% of the women with the disease survived for five years which was worse than poor nations like Bulgaria and Lithuania Research by The Lancet Oncology and analysed by the Daily Mirror found patients with the disease were more likely to die in the UK and Ireland than anywhere else in Europe.