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  1. Upending a Cancer DogmaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Holtville Tribune

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine say a protein essential to regulating cell cycle progression - the process of cell division and replication - activates a key tumor suppressor, rather than inactivating it as previously thought.

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  2. A Box of Hops from Samuel AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Boston.com

    Americans love hops. Sales of India Pale Ales, a beer style characterized by the citrusy, sappy, bitter notes hops impart, grew 44 percent in 2013, according to the market research company IRI.

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  3. Signal from fat tissues improves insulin secretion in diabetic mice, suggests potential therapyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers have discovered that adipsin, a cell signaling protein made by fat cells, plays a critical, previously unsuspected role in stimulating insulin secretion to control blood sugar, according to a report from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Karolinska Institutet.

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  4. Scientists develop nanoparticle system for bone cancer treatmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | China Daily

    U.S. researchers said Monday they have developed a drug-delivery system based on nanoparticles that can precisely target and attack cancer cells in the bone to fight bone cancer.

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  5. Mario P. Ciccarelli, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | HCAM News

    Mario P. Ciccarelli, 68, devoted husband of Aranka Ciccarelli passed away at his home in Hopkinton on June 30th surrounded by his family.

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  6. New clue helps explain how brown fat burns energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Science Daily

    The body contains two types of fat cells, easily distinguished by color: White and brown.

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  7. Dartmouth swimmer joins Swim Across America to make waves in the fight against cancerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Bethany Daniels of Dartmouth has joined Swim Across America to make a splash for pediatric cancer programs at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and MassGeneral Hospital for Children Cancer Center.

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    Thursday Jul 3 | Darien News-Review

    Every morning at 5:30 a.m., Jon Schoen heads out on his bike through the hilly Connecticut roads from his home in Darien up to Easton and back.

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  9. New and veteran Darien cyclists ride for Pan-Mass ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Darien News-Review

    Team Forward met with the Hinz family following the 2013 Pan-Mass Challenge. The team was comprised of Scott Portuondo, , Mark Morehouse, Paul Battaglia, John Slonieski, Madison Hinz, James Palen, Don McCarthy, Jordyn Hinz, Kerri Hinz, Jason Chandler, Nolan Hinz, Aram Hinz, London Hinz and Tom Ritchie.

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  10. Dimon's cancer has 90 percent cure rate with demanding therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | NorthJersey.com

    The type of cancer Jamie Dimon has is curable in up to 90 percent of cases with a treatment regimen that poses challenges for his demanding work schedule as chairman and chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase.

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  11. Dimon's Cancer Has 90% Cure Rate With Demanding Therapy: HealthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    The type of throat cancer Jamie Dimon has is curable in as many as 90 percent of cases with a treatment regimen that poses challenges for his demanding work schedule as chairman and chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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  12. Upending a Cancer DogmaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Newswise

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine say a protein essential to regulating cell cycle progression - the process of cell division and replication - activates a key tumor suppressor, rather than inactivating it as previously thought.

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  13. Biomarker predicts effectiveness of brain cancer treatmentRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a new biomarker that predicts whether glioblastoma - the most common form of primary brain cancer - will respond to chemotherapy.

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  14. Dana-Farber acquires Commonwealth Hematology-OncologyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | PressReleasePoint

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is extending its sophisticated cancer care model further into the community by including the Commonwealth Hematology-Oncology physician practice in its growing network of care, effective July 1, 2014.

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  15. Exercise helps women tolerate breast cancer drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | WUSA9.com

    Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. Researchers found it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.

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  16. Nanoparticle Technology May Make Bone Cancer Treatment And Prevention PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Medical Daily

    "There are limited treatment options for bone cancers," said study co-lead author Dr. Michaela Reagan, DFCI Center for Hematologic Oncology, in a press release .

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  17. Scientists engineer nanoparticles to prevent bone cancer, strengthen bonesRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | EurekAlert!

    A research collaboration between Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has utilized nanomedicine technologies to develop a drug-delivery system that can precisely target and attack cancer cells in the bone, as well as increase bone strength and volume to prevent bone cancer progression.

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  18. Taiho Oncology's Colorectal Cancer Drug TAS-102 Improves Overrall Survival In Phase 3 TrialRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | BioSpace

    Taiho Oncology, Inc. Announces Results from TAS-102 Global Phase III RECOURSE Trial in Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer * TAS-102 demonstrated a statistically significant improvement in overall survival and progression-free survival * Study findings form foundation for regulatory submissions in the U.S. and Europe ), announced today detailed ... (more)

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  19. Taiho Pharmaceutical Announces Results from TAS-102 Global Phase III...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | PressReleasePoint

    TAS-102 achieved statistically significant improvements in overall survival and progression-free survival in patients with refractory metastatic colorectal cancer whose disease had progressed after or who were intolerant to standard therapies.

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  20. Boston Accounting Firm of Feeley & Driscoll Gives Back to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | PRWeb

    On Friday, June 20th, over 50 staff members from the Boston accounting firm of Feeley & Driscoll, P.C. volunteered their time to the Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity, marking the 15th consecutive year that Feeley & Driscoll has partnered with the organization.

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