M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. NovellusDx Registers Another Patent On Their FACT System, Publishes ...Read the original story

    May 22, 2017 | BioSpace

    NovellusDx, the leader in functional genomics, was granted new patent titled "METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR IDENTIFYING PATIENT SPECIFIC DRIVER MUTATIONS". The patent adds to the protection of the company's FACT system, which augments NGS data with information regarding functional significance and response to targeted therapies.

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  2. 'Rare' Cancers Are Actually More Common Than You Might ThinkRead the original story

    May 22, 2017 | Self.com

    Although these cancers aren't as rare as their categorization implies, that doesn't mean they're a common health threat you should worry about. With that said, doctors are concerned about rare cancers for multiple reasons.

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  3. NovellusDx Registers Another Patent on their FACTa system, Publishes...Read the original story

    May 22, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    NovellusDx Registers Another Patent on their FACT system, Publishes a New Study With Guardent Health and MD Anderson In Cancer Discovery; Was Selected To Present At BioMed, BIO 2017 and ASCO NovellusDx, the leader in functional genomics, was granted new patent titled "METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR IDENTIFYING PATIENT SPECIFIC DRIVER MUTATIONS". The patent adds to the protection of the company's FACT system, which augments NGS data with information regarding functional significance and response to targeted therapies.

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  4. Asmussen: Health improving, Henson hits up C-URead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The "Mayor" of Champaign-Urbana is back in town. Don't be surprised if you run into Lou Henson at a local restaurant or the Bromley pool.

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  5. George Reiff, one of Austin's most accomplished musicians and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    George Reiff, one of Austin's most accomplished musicians and producers, died Sunday night at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston after a nearly yearlong battle with cancer , a close friend confirmed early Monday morning. He was 56. Reiff was "surrounded by his family and loved ones" when he died at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday night, the friend said.

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  6. Pulmotect Selected to Exhibit at 2017 BIO International Convention "Innovation Zone"Read the original story

    May 20, 2017 | PR.com

    Pulmotect, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing and commercializing an inhalant designed to treat respiratory infections, was selected by the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health to be featured in an Innovation Zone at the 2017 BIO International Convention in San Diego, California June 19-22. The Innovation Zone features 80 early-stage companies focused on drug discovery, diagnostics and other therapeutic platform technologies.

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  7. Dedicated Alumni Honored by the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    In the case of this year's awardees, it's remarkable that most are recent graduates, and yet they are already highly influential in their fields. Seven University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health alumni will be recognized for their outstanding service to the field of public health during a special ceremony today at the University Club.

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  8. Congress, The Doctors Will See You NowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Atlantic

    For 25 years, Mai Khanh Tran has been a pediatrician in Orange County, California. Most of her patients come from working-class migrant families.

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  9. Waco councilman Austin hospitalized; family says condition improvingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... during a meeting in 2012. Austin is in a Waco hospital after receiving cancer treatment at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and his family says his condition is improving. Waco City Councilman Wilbert Austin smiles during a meeting in 2012. ...

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  10. HPV vaccination may reduce oral HPV infections -- but still under-utilizedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    "The HPV vaccine has the potential to be one of the most significant cancer prevention tools ever developed, and it's already reducing the world's burden of cervical cancers," said ASCO President-Elect Bruce E. Johnson, MD, FASCO. "The hope is that vaccination will also curb rising rates of HPV-related oral and genital cancers, which are hard to treat.

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  11. Councilman Austin hospitalized; family says condition improvingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... during a meeting in 2012. Austin is in a Waco hospital after receiving cancer treatment at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and his family says his condition is improving. Waco City Councilman Wilbert Austin smiles during a meeting in 2012. ...

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  12. SBIR-Funded Pulmotect Selected to Exhibit at 2017 BIO International Convention 'Innovation Zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | PR Log

    May 18, 2017 - PRLog -- Pulmotect, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing and commercializing an inhalant designed to treat respiratory infections, was selected by the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health to be featured in an Innovation Zone at the 2017 BIO International Convention in San Diego, California June 19-22. The Innovation Zone features 80 early-stage, SBIR-funded companies all focused on drug discovery, diagnostics and other therapeutic platform technologies.

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  13. Comprehensive cancer study assesses potential targets for personalized medicine and finds new onesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Looking to improve cancer treatment, a multi-institutional research team has taken a comprehensive approach to evaluating which molecular changes in cancer cells are most likely involved in the development of the disease. This approach resulted in the confirmation of previously known cancer molecular changes and in the discovery of others that had not been typically linked to cancer before.

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  14. Beilue: Mother, survivor, and student: Single mom of 5 fights cancer with perseverenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Marivel Delgado Preciado receives a preventative medicine during her chemotherapy appointment at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Despite battling cancer for a second time, Marivel keeps a positive outlook while raising her five children as a single mom.

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  15. City of Austin deemed one of America's best employers by ForbesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | CultureMap

    America's best employers? A handful of them are right here in Texas. Forbes has released its list of the best employers for 2017, featuring several Lone Star companies, including the City of Austin.

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  16. Aptose Reports Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017Read the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Information Technology

    Aptose Biosciences Inc. , a clinical-stage company developing highly differentiated therapeutics that target the underlying mechanisms of cancer, today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017 and reported on corporate developments. Unless specified otherwise, all amounts are in Canadian dollars.

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  17. On The Water, Henry Finds Peace, ReliefRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | BassFan.com

    When Jonathan Henry is on the front deck of his Charger bass boat, he doesn't have synovial sarcoma, one of the rarest forms of soft tissue cancer known to man. He isn't flying off to Texas to see one of the top sarcoma doctors in the field, hoping his tumors haven't grown or spread.

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  18. MD Anderson hopes to choose new president by summer's endRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Chron

    The UT System hopes to identify an MD Anderson Cancer Center president to succeed ousted Ron DePinho within a few months, according to an internal memo from the search committee chair. less The UT System hopes to identify an MD Anderson Cancer Center president to succeed ousted Ron DePinho within a few months, according to an internal memo from the search committee chair.

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  19. This bell rings with relief and hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... radiation treatments for a rare and ... more On any given day, five to 10 patients at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center get to ring the bell symbolizing the end of their radiation treatment. On any given day, five to 10 patients at the M.D. Anderson ...

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  20. USAA, H-E-B on Forbes - Best Employers' listRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | SFGate

    Stuart Parker is CEO of USAA, which was ranked the fifth-best employer in the nation for the second year in a row while H-E-B ranked No. 41 for this year, according to Forbes magazine.

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