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  1. Craig Sager to be honored with Jimmy V Perseverance Award at 2016 ESPYSRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... a tonic that gives him strength to face his battle. He's currently undergoing clinical trials at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. "While there are many colorful figures across the world of sports, Craig is a star that has always shined a bit ...

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  2. Combining VCA with organ transplants improves patient outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    ... new field of reconstructive surgery," write Dr. Jesse Creed Selber of The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and colleagues. Combined Transplants Are New Option for Organ Recipients Who Already Need Immunosuppression Vascularized ...

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  3. First-of-its-kind procedure combines scalp, skull, kidney and pancreas transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... new field of reconstructive surgery," write Dr. Jesse Creed Selber of The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and colleagues. Vascularized composite allotransplantation refers to transplant procedures combining different types of ...

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  4. Stewart Cink returns to PGA Tour to keep a pieces of normala amidst wife's breast cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Golfweek

    On April 27, a phone call confirmed the worst fears of Stewart and Lisa Cink. Just days after her 43rd birthday, after a mammogram caused concern, her biopsy revealed breast cancer.

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  5. OncoResponse Secures Investment from BaxaltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Freshnews

    OncoResponse, an immuno-oncology antibody discovery company, today announced an investment from Baxalta Incorporated , bringing their total Series A to $12.5 million. OncoResponse , an immuno-oncology antibody discovery company, today announced an investment from Baxalta Incorporated .

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  6. Dr. Debraj Shome Trains with Dr. Wolfgang Gubisch at World's Top Rhinoplasty Centre in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | PR Log

    Dr. Debraj Shome, one of India's leading cosmetic and plastic surgeons, has recently trained in cutting-edge rhinoplasty techniques with Dr. Wolfgang Gubisch, the world's best rhinoplasty surgeon, at Marienhospital, Stuttgart, Germany. MUMBAI, India - May 26, 2016 - PRLog -- Dr. Wolfgang Gubisch has been serving as the Senior Director of the Facial Plastic Surgery Clinic in Marienhospital.

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  7. Study provides better understanding of sequence of genetic events in colorectal cancer premalignancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Medical News

    Bottom Line: Whole-exome sequencing of both colorectal adenomas and intestinal mucosa at risk for developing into adenomas from patients with familial adenomatous polyposis has generated a comprehensive picture of the genomic alterations that characterize the evolution of normal mucosa to precancer. Senior Authors: Eduardo Vilar, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and Paul Scheet, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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  8. Leadership Jacksonville Hosts New Leadership SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | PR Log

    May 25, 2016 - PRLog -- Leadership Jacksonville, an organization that educates, connects and inspires diverse leaders to build and strengthen their communities, recently hosted its annual two-day New Leadership Summit at The Lodge and Club in Ponte Vedra Beach. The 2016 Summit welcomed 16 new community leaders.

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  9. Making Cancer History(r): Free Seminar Comes to RaleighRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | Newswise

    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center brings its signature Making Cancer HistoryA seminar to Raleigh, N.C., for the first time, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 8, at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center, 1101 Gorman St. Renowned experts from the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care will share recent developments in cancer research, care and prevention.

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  10. OhioHealth hosting community cancer conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    OhioHealth and MD Anderson Cancer Center, the global leader in cancer care, are bringing physicians, patients, survivors, caregivers, family and friends together on Saturday, June 11, 2016 for a first of-its-kind event United in the Fight Against Cancer: A Community Conference, Presented by OhioHealth . OhioHealth is a certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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  11. Craig Sager to be Honored with Jimmy V Perseverance Award at The 2016 ESPYS on ABCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a tonic that gives him strength to face his battle. He's currently undergoing clinical trials at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. "While there are many colorful figures across the world of sports, Craig is a star that has always shined a bit ...

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  12. Proton Therapy Opens Unique Window on Cancer ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Market Wire

    May is National Cancer Research Month, declared by the United States Congress to recognize innovative work being done to help foster improvements in patient care. And while much attention has rightly been given to advances in immunotherapy, genetic testing and targeted drugs, another key area of cancer research -- proton radiation therapy -- has been gaining momentum as well.

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  13. Genetic sequencing reveals drug resistance growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the arising resistant cell populations." The team of researchers, including members from M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, the Broad Institute and Harvard University, used blood samples from five patients with CLL - a form of leukemia the American Cancer ...

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  14. Craig Sager to receive Jimmy V Award at ESPYSRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Amarillo.com

    Craig Sager keeps a copy of Jim Valvano's 1993 ESPYS speech on his phone. He would play it back sometimes during those long days in the hospital receiving treatment for leukemia.

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  15. Craig Sager to Receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at 2016 ESPYSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a tonic that gives him strength to face his battle. He's currently undergoing clinical trials at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. "While there are many colorful figures across the world of sports, Craig is a star that has always shined a bit ...

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  16. Sequencing analysis identifies genomic alterations in colorectal precancersRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Biology News Net

    Whole-exome sequencing of both colorectal adenomas and intestinal mucosa at risk for developing into adenomas from patients with familial adenomatous polyposis has generated a comprehensive picture of the genomic alterations that characterize the evolution of normal mucosa to precancer. Senior Authors: Eduardo Vilar, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and Paul Scheet, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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  17. Concord Medical Services Holdings' (CCM) CEO Jianyu Yang on Q1 2016...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning and good evening, everyone. Welcome to Concord Medical's first quarter 2016 earnings conference call.

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  18. Researchers identify mutations that may stimulate early cancer growth ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Medical News

    Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered mutations that may fuel early cancer growth in precancerous colorectal tissue from high-risk patients. Their study, published in Cancer Prevention Research, is the first to use advanced genetic sequencing techniques to characterize genetic changes in precancerous polyps and nearby tissue that has not yet transformed into polyps.

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  19. Critical Outcome Receives Additional Patent Protection for Potential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Market Wire

    "The issuance of these additional patents extends the protection on our lead asset, COTI-2, which is currently being investigated in our Phase 1 clinical trial for the treatment of gynecological cancers," said Dr. Wayne Danter, President & Chief Executive Officer. "COTI-2 now has seven granted patents in the U.S., two in Europe, one in Canada, and one in Japan.

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  20. Targeted treatment for liver cancer underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers at the University of Eastern Finland and Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen have discovered a new molecular mechanism that can be used to inhibit the growth of hepatocellular carcinoma, which is the most common liver cancer. The findings were published in Nature Medicine .

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