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  1. Scientists Identify Cause of Cancer WastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Voice of America

    Many become so frail, they cannot safely undergo potentially life-saving treatments./p pNow researchers have discovered a molecule that appears to be responsible for this condition, known as cachexia.


  2. NAPSR News:J & J Innovation Teams up with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute For Lung Cancer CollaborationRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | PR Log

    Jul. 11, 2014 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Boston and Janssen Biotech, Inc. announced a 3 year immuno-oncology lung cancer collaboration with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.


  3. Olivia's Wish awards scholarships to 11 area studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Observer

    The Olivia's 5K Wish Run/Walk and the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation released the names of the 11 Olivia Coia Memorial Scholarships for the 2013-2014 school year.


  4. Thirty-five years a volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | NewburyportNews.com

    Courtesy photo West Newbury native Amy Bresky , with a group of volunteers in the 2010 Pan-Mass Challenge.


  5. Port resident to participate in 30th consecutive Pan-Mass ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | NewburyportNews.com

    When asked if he had any intentions of stopping, 67-year-old Dave Hardin gave a simple - though fulfilling - response.


  6. Obituary: Marcia Doiron, of ArlingtonRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    The following is from DeVito Funeral Home . Marcia A, Doiron, of Arlington, died Wednesday, July 9. Beloved wife of John H. Doiron.


  7. Lakeville's Bob Friedman hits the quarter million mark in Pan-Mass Challenge donationsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Lakeville resident, who practiced medicine in Middleboro for 34 years before entering semi-retirement, has raised $250,000 since 2000 for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.


  8. GlycoMimetics Appoints Mark A. Goldberg, M.D. to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Freshnews

    GAITHERSBURG, Md. -- -- GlycoMimetics, Inc. announced today the addition of Mark A. Goldberg, M.D. to its Board of Directors.


  9. Scientists publish a deep look at DNA mutations in lung cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Boston.com

    The largest and most comprehensive genomic study of the most common kind of lung cancer has revealed an exhaustive library of mutations carried by tumors, providing information that could help guide scientists' efforts to devise new treatments.


  10. Vasectomy may increase risk of aggressive prostate cancerRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Vasectomy was associated with a small increased risk of prostate cancer, and a stronger risk for advanced or lethal prostate cancer according to a new study from Harvard School of Public Health .


  11. Fourth and goal. Run for Faith on Sun., August 24, aims higher for fourth yearRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | PR Log

    Jul. 6, 2014 - PLYMOUTH, Mass. -- PLYMOUTH, MAa That includes donating more than $10,000 to the Dana Farber's Yawkey Center for Cancer Care and more than $5,000 in scholarships to graduating Plymouth North and Plymouth South high school students.


  12. Lipid coat protects DNA nanorobot from immune attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Nanodot

    An enveloped virus coats itself with lipid as part of its life cycle. New lipid-coated DNA nanodevices closely resemble those viruses and evade the immune defenses of mice.


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

    Jul 4, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 4, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 1, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 3, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 3, 2014 | Science Daily

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


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

    Jul 1, 2014 | 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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    Jul 3, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 3, 2014 | 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.