Liver Cancer Newswire

Liver Cancer Newswire

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  1. Advice From Patients On A Study's Design Makes For Better ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WGBH

    ... of her tumor and found a mutation that might be amenable to a treatment not usually given to patients who have liver cancer. Nahmias signed up about two months ago, at Thomas Jefferson University, one of many sites running the study. The study has ...

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  2. Nancy Roach at a conference in 2016. She's long worked as a patient's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... of her tumor and found a mutation that might be amenable to a treatment not usually given to patients who have liver cancer. Nahmias signed up about two months ago, at Thomas Jefferson University, one of many sites running the study. The study has ...

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  3. 12 Cancer Symptoms You Should Never IgnoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... belly veins: If you're suddenly able to see blood vessels through the skin of your abdomen, it could signal liver cancer. "It's a rare symptom," says Bevers, "but liver cancer often doesn't give any early warning signs at all." Itching: Itchy skin ...

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  4. Buyers Remorse: Merck & Co. Takes $2.9 Billion Charge on Hepatitis C...Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... million. The market for treatments for hepatitis C, a virus that attacks the liver and can lead to cirrhosis or liver cancer, has been declining recently, with fewer patients to treat following major breakthroughs in science that brought to market ...

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  5. Role of assessing liver fibrosis in management of chronic hepatitis C virus infection.Read the original story

    Thursday | CiteULike

    ... the eradication of hepatitis C virus infection and is associated with a lower risk of hepatic cirrhosis and liver cancer. However, patients showing advanced fibrosis and cirrhosis must be followed-up after SVR, as risks of portal hypertension and ...

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  6. BRITs presenters Emma and Dermot pay tribute to BubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Mail

    'We'd rather be watching him': BRITs presenters Emma Willis and Dermot O'Leary pay tribute to Michael BublA after he was forced to pull out of role following son's cancer diagnosis BRITs hosts Dermot O'Leary and Emma Willis paid tribute to Michael BublA at the event on Wednesday night - after he had to pull out to support his son Noah as he battled liver cancer . Taking to the stage, a dapper looking Dermot, 43, said at London 's O2 arena on Wednesday night: 'We would rather be watching BublA on stage.'

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  7. Osia Lewis, former Oregon State player and coach, being treated for liver cancerRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | OregonLive.com

    Osia Lewis, the former Oregon State player and assistant who now coaches outside linebackers at Vanderbilt, is being treated for liver cancer, Vanderbilt announced Tuesday . Lewis, who just completed his first season at Vanderbilt, was diagnosed with cholangiocarcinoma in mid-January and has already begun cheomotherapy treatment at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.

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  8. Worldwide Cancer Diagnostics Market Sales Is Growing at $128.6 Bn by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | SBWire

    ... before buying: http://bit.ly/2j8qvAS Blood cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer (CRC), kidney cancer, liver cancer, lung cancer, ovarian cancer, pancreatic cancer, prostate cancer are the key applications involved in the cancer diagnostics ...

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  9. Vanderbilt assistant diagnosed with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Yahoo Sports

    The school announced the news on Tuesday and said Lewis first began exhibiting symptoms in November, but he coached the rest of the Commodores' 2016 season. After a series of tests, the diagnosis - cholangiocarcinoma, a form of liver cancer - was revealed in mid-January.

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  10. Anti-obesity effect of ethanolic extract from Cosmos caudatus Kunth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | BioMed Central

    Obesity is a major health concern both in developed and developing countries. The use of herbal medicines became the subject of interest for the management of obesity due to its natural origin, cost effectiveness and minimal side effects.

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  11. Vandy assistant Osia Lewis battling liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | MSNBC

    The football program revealed in an article posted to its official website Tuesday night that outside linebackers coach Osia Lewis is battling cholangiocarcinoma, a form of liver cancer. The 54-year-old coach was diagnosed in mid-January after undergoing a battery of tests the last couple of months.

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  12. Vanderbilt football assistant Osia Lewis has liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sporting News

    Outside linebackers coach Osia Lewis will move into a new off-the-field role as he is being treated for liver cancer. Vanderbilt outside linebackers coach Osia Lewis will move into a new off-the-field role as he is being treated for liver cancer, the school announced Tuesday.

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  13. Genetic variation linked to drug-induced liver damage in some patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in Nottingham. The results of a study by researchers at The University of Nottingham suggest that the risk of liver cancer in patients with cirrhosis may be much lower than previously thought. More people are being affected by drug-induced liver ...

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  14. NeuroVive Appoints Recognized Scientific Advisors And Enters Research ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | BioSpace

    ... and disease specific ECM (extra cellular matrix) scaffolds for treatment and research of liver disease. Liver cancer includes two major types: hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and intrahepatic bile duct cancer. HCC is the sixth most-common type of ...

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  15. Sirtex Medical's (SXMDF) CEO Nigel Lange on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... SIRCCA unresectable first line intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma which is the second most common form of primary liver cancer. Our research pilot study results in kidney cancer were presented at the 2016 ESMO Congress in Copenhagen, Denmark. We intend ...

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  16. Sirtex Medical to cut costs as sales slowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Age

    Cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical's half year profit has fallen 20 per cent as its sales growth slowed and a rising Australian dollar dented revenue. The company manufacturers and distributes a radiation therapy for liver cancer called SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres, for which sales rose 5.6 per cent in the six months to December 31, down from a growth rate of almost 16 per cent a year earlier.

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  17. Vandy swaps duties for assistant coach fighting liver cancerRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | NewsOK.com

    Lewis has been coaching outside linebackers for the Commodores. Mason announced Tuesday that Lewis now will be chief consultant to the head coach and senior defensive assistant.

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  18. SciClone To Report Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Financial Results On March 6, 2017Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | BioSpace

    ... future market leaders and to drive the Company's long-term growth, including DC BeadA , a novel treatment for liver cancer, now approved in , and trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol SCLN. For additional information, please ...

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  19. CohBar Announces Positive Results From Preclinical NASH Study Of Its Lead Drug CandidatesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | BioSpace

    ... NAFLD characterized by swelling of the liver that eventually may lead to scarring (cirrhosis), and over time to liver cancer or liver failure. NAFLD affects as much as 34% of the US population while as many as 12% of US adults may have NASH. ...

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  20. CROI 2017: Stopping Smoking Cuts Risk of Some Cancers Quickly in People with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... cancers such as head and neck, esophageal, stomach, pancreatic, kidney and urinary, ovarian, and liver cancer, also occurred predominantly among current smokers (52%) and ex-smokers (21%). Cancers not related to smoking were also more commonly ...

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