Leukemia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Make-A-Wish donations nearing $2,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Coug Center

    ... diagnosis. The hope and joy that it brought Trystian was immeasurable and important to the process of beating leukemia -- a process that still isn't over. But we were so inspired by our experience that we wanted to make sure that all eligible ...

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  2. Epizyme Holds A Key To A Potential Blockbuster Drug For Hematological CancersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the maximum tolerated dose, MTD, both argue that EPZ-5676 represents a very promising novel drug for MLL-driven leukemia. In December 2013, Epizyme presented preclinical data, showing strong effect of the second compound, EPZ-6438, in EZH2 mutated ...

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  3. Screening sinus CT scans in pediatric bone marrow transplant patients.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | CiteULike

    ... The average age of BMT recipients was 6.8 years. Most common oncologic diagnoses included acute myelogenous leukemia (37%), acute lymphoblastic leukemia (17%), and stage IV neuroblastoma (13%). Screening sinus CT scans were routinely performed 1-3 ...

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  4. WSU researchers find crucial step in DNA repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | EurekAlert!

    ... nervous system degeneration and premature aging. Other DNA repair deficits can cause a range of diseases such as leukemia, breast cancer and hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer, a common cause of colon cancer in Western nations. Using yeast ...

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  5. Grand Marshal announced for 2015 St. Patrick's Day parade in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Jersey Journal

    ... community service" within him. In 2010, he was recognized with a Community Leadership Award for his work with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, an organization he began volunteering with in 1993 after a relative died of acute myeloid leukemia. The ...

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  6. Cancer-free 11 years, Meleah Darland, her family share their strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Columbian

    ... and Laura -- banded together when Meleah and Ron both battled illnesses 11 years ago. Meleah, now 16, was fighting leukemia while Ron was battling Hodgkin's disease. Both have been in remission since 2003. ( Courtesy of Laura Darland Laura Darland ...

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  7. Bio-Path Holdings Reports Second Quarter 2014 Operational and Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Hispanic Business

    ... disease and have failed other approved treatments, and recent enrollment has focused on older age acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) patients. The clinical trial is being conducted at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MD Anderson). ...

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  8. How to Solve Big Problems: Start SmallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    In late November of 1991, a three-year-old girl was diagnosed with leukemia. There was a 30 percent chance she would die.

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  9. Benefits of vitamin A cancer therapy blocked by a proteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Medical News Today

    ... (VCU) Massey Cancer Center demonstrated that a protein known as AEG-1 blocks the effects of retinoic acid in leukemia and liver cancer . Because AEG-1 is overexpressed in nearly every cancer, these findings could impact the care of countless cancer ...

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  10. Victims' group claims hundreds died from working at SamsungRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Korea Herald

    Nearly 100 workers from Samsung factories are claimed to have died from work-related diseases such as leukemia, an activists' group said Monday, as negotiations with South Korea's largest conglomerate Samsung Group over accountability are at a standstill.

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  11. Antibiotics may mess with baby's metabolismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... was roughly associated with a higher risk of uterine cancer, gallbladder, kidney, cervix and thyroid cancers, and leukemia. BMI was also positively associated with liver, colon, ovarian and postmenopausal breast cancers, according to the study. "The ...

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  12. Campaign 2012AWAITING the Next Great MistakeRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame at Cooperstown, N.Y., he told the Los Angeles Times how the death from leukemia of his mom, Inge Carter, when he was 12, impacted the way he lived his life. Carter said he tried to be "the best person I can ...

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  13. Fil-Am girl needs bone marrow donors to save her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | ABS-CBN News

    ALAMEDA, California Ten-year-old Filipino-American Myla Cunanan has been undergoing her second round of chemotherapy for myeloid sarcoma, a form of acute myeloid leukemia.

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  14. Awards and Achievements for Aug. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Since that time, the school has provided almost $110,000. The society will use the proceeds to help find cures for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma and improve quality of life for patients and families.

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  15. "Ropes and Hopes" depicts actor's battle with cancerRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Tehran Times

    ... in the play "Wonder of Creatures" by Reza Servati when he found out about his disease (T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia) and was dispatched to Germany to receive treatment and returned home in good health. Bahrami has acted in several plays. He ...

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  16. Life Stories: Sylvia Warrick Spann was a mother, a teacher, and a steadfast friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Alabama Live

    That's how Sylvia Warrick Spann of Mobile described herself before succumbing to leukemia on April 16, 2014, according to long-time friend Kay Kimbrough.

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  17. Research findings may lead to novel target for chemoresistant cancer cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Medical News

    ... are resistant to multiple types of standard chemotherapeutic agents because of over-expression of Myeloid Cell Leukemia -1 (Mcl-1), however, Mcl-1 expression plummets when we inhibit one particular enzyme and then cancer cells subsequently die." The ...

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  18. Protein found to block benefits of vitamin A cancer therapyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Science Daily

    ... until now, as researchers have demonstrated that a protein known as AEG-1 blocks the effects of retinoic acid in leukemia and liver cancer. Retinoic acid is a form of vitamin A that is used to treat and help prevent the recurrence of a variety of ...

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  19. Staten Island kids take #EmpireGoGreen for Childhood Cancer Awarenesss to the 'Today Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | SILive.com

    ... children and devastates their families. It is something Alexandria knows a lot about. In remission for treatment of leukemia, she has another year of chemotherapy to undergo. She and Nicole Gilsenan, also 13, traveled with their mothers and friends ...

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  20. Crossing Maryland Day 1 hiking for Jackson BuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Examiner.com

    ... March 5, 2014. He started off low/standard risk, but was moved into the high risk category after a small amount of leukemia was still present after his induction therapy. We are thrilled to report that on July 4, we learned that he is in remission! ...

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