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  1. Hepatitis B Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2021 -...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... patients die from hepatitis B each year, of which 650,000 deaths are due to complications such as cirrhosis and liver cancer. Despite this, diagnosis and treatment rates are poor, stemming from its asymptomatic nature. Download free Sample PDF ...

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  2. Honor promise of hepatitis treatmentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... epidemic". Without treatment, up to one-third will develop life-threatening illnesses such as cirrhosis and liver cancer. All told, there will be about 10 million deaths among people living with chronic hepatitis B and C in the next 15 years. ...

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  3. The Healthy WAAY with Erin Dacy: Lumi beads blast tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WAAY

    ... the target. Robert Freeman had retired to Florida and was enjoying life when he got the news. He had stage four liver cancer. His doctor put him on chemotherapy right away. His doctor wanted to try a different type of therapy a placing nano beads in ...

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  4. Investigational NASH Treatment Volixibat Receives FDA Fast-Track DesignationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | P&T Community

    ... and the accumulation of fat in the liver. It can be severe and lead to fibrosis, cirrhosis, liver failure, and liver cancer. There is a steady rise in the prevalence of NASH in the U.S. and globally, and the disease is typically associated with ...

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  5. Need national action plan on hepatitis with year: OfficialRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram. Chronic HCV infection accounts for 12-32 per cent of liver cancer and 10-20 per cent cases of cirrhosis in India. Secretary, Health Research Saumya Swaminathan stressed on the importance of ...

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  6. Woman 'humiliated' after clinic refuses to do allergy test because she had hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... C is a blood-borne virus that, if left untreated, attacks the liver, leading to cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer. About 250,000 Canadians are infected with hep C, the majority of them baby boomers and those born before 1975. The most common ...

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  7. Advocates Launch Hepatitis Elimination Campaign on World Hepatitis DayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... Organization. Over years or decades hepatitis B or C can lead to serious liver disease including cirrhosis and liver cancer. An analysis recently published in The Lancet found that viral hepatitis is responsible for more than 1.4 million deaths ...

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  8. Ligand Announces Multi-Program LTP Technology Licensing Agreement with Nucorion PharmaceuticalsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... virus2, and that 85% of the carriers may be unaware of their infection status3. Nearly 400,000 people die from liver cancer every year in China, which accounts for more than half of the deaths from liver cancer worldwide4. Ligand's LTP technology is ...

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  9. Research could help clinicians identify patients who may benefit from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Medical News

    New research from Roswell Park Cancer Institute offers clinicians treating patients with advanced liver cancer a way of determining which patients may benefit most from the targeted therapy sorafenib. "Our study is the first to demonstrate the potent immunotherapeutic benefits of sorafenib and to suggest that this targeted treatment may extend survival among a subset of patients with liver cancer," says the paper's senior author, Yasmin Thanavala, PhD, Professor in the Department of Immunology and Member of the Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy program at Roswell Park.

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  10. New medication shows promise against liver fibrosis in animal studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... late consequence of chronic alcoholism, viral hepatitis , obesity or diabetes and can progress to cirrhosis and liver cancer , yet currently there is no therapy approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The new compound is a chemically ...

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  11. Provectus Biopharma (PVCT) Short Interest UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... PH-10. It is developing PV-10 for treatment of several life threatening cancers, including metastatic melanoma, liver cancer and breast cancer. Receive News & Ratings for Provectus Biopharma Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a ...

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  12. Hepatitis C infection may spell trouble for your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merinews

    ... and the transfusion of unscreened blood and blood products. Infected people develop liver cirrhosis or liver cancer. Though it is possible to cure 90 per cent of the infections through antiviral medicines, there is no vaccine for Hepatitis C. It is ...

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  13. All Whites great Steve Sumner urges men to 'get tested' as his own cancer spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press On-Line

    ... spirits, and I've got great support all around me. Sumner said "less than a week before" he was told he had liver cancer, he had blood tests which showed his liver and kidney functions were normal and his PSA reading was 0.1, which "is regarded as ...

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  14. CARPHA urges the region to take action against hepatitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... types (A, B, C, D and E) that can cause acute and chronic infections and liver inflammation, which may lead to liver cancer and, even death. In Latin America and the Caribbean, there are more than two million persons living with hepatitis B, and ...

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  15. Screen-and-treat May Reduce Deadly Complications of Hepatitis BRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

    ... researchers contacted the donor and referred them for tests and treatment. "Hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer and cirrhosis in Sub-Saharan Africa. Yet most patients do not realise they are infected until they develop severe symptoms," ...

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  16. Game changing treatments for hepatitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Central Western Daily

    ... h," he said. There is no vaccine for hepatitis C but there is one for hepatitis B, Australia's leading cause of liver cancer and liver transplantation.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... into cirrhosis," explained Dr. Prashanth Bhat, Associate Medical Director at MAO. "Cirrhosis can lead to liver cancer. In fact, liver cancers can be so aggressive that even a small gap of six months could be the difference between hospice and ...

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  18. Voice of the People | July 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... hepatitis B or C. Some 600,000 are in in Canada. Many have no obvious symptoms until serious liver damage or liver cancer has occurred, so those at risk need to be tested. Australia, Scotland, the U.S. and England have a strategy and action plan to ...

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  19. Baby boomers should be screened for Hep C: Edmonton virologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobalNews

    ... stressed. "If you get tested and you're positive, you can be cured. If you delay that and you start developing liver cancer, we can cure you of the virus but then you have liver cancer." The pair said testing is especially important for people who ...

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  20. Coffee and asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BellaOnline

    The caffeine in coffee can get you going in the morning but also may offer health benefits including protecting against type 2 diabetes, Parkinson's disease, liver disease, liver cancer and promoting a healthy heart. Now, add caffeine's benefits for people with allergy or exercise-induced asthma.

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