Liver Cancer Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. What Cancer Patients Should Know: Latest Immunotherapy News From ASCORead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Newswise

    Learn the latest news in cancer immunotherapy for melanoma, lung cancer, leukemia, liver cancer, and other cancer types. For more information on immunotherapy, visit www.TheAnswerToCancer.or On June 1, 2015, at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago, Jill O'Donnell-Tormey, Ph.D., Cancer Research Institute's CEO and director of scientific affairs, discussed the latest immunotherapy breakthroughs and what they mean for patients.

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  2. Researchers illuminate key role of NOX proteins in liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News Today

    ... aiding in food digestion and other critical body activities. Liver fibrosis can lead to the development of liver cancer . Often, the only treatment for end-stage liver fibrosis is an organ transplant. In their study, the researchers explored the ...

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  3. Dalhousie researchers receive infrastructure funding from CFIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Dalhousie News

    ... with some form of liver disease. When liver disease remains undiagnosed or untreated, the consequences may be liver cancer, liver failure or even death. There is therefore an urgent need for improved non-invasive diagnosis and monitoring of liver ...

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  4. Researchers demonstrate direct connection between NOX proteins and liver fibrosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Medical News

    ... aiding in food digestion and other critical body activities. Liver fibrosis can lead to the development of liver cancer. Often, the only treatment for end-stage liver fibrosis is an organ transplant. In their study, the researchers explored the ...

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  5. Ita s time for action on Hepatitis C in New ZealandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Scoop

    ... three times as many people are predicted to present with life-threatening complications of liver failure and liver cancer caused by Hepatitis C over the next two decades. [2] This increase would continue to reduce people's quality and length of ...

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  6. Gilead hepatitis C drugs build road to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Business Journal

    ... in Japan is huge. The nation accounts for nearly a third of the world's hepatitis C patients, and the rate of liver cancer - an outcome of unchecked chronic hepatitis C infection - is the highest among industrialized nations. At the same time, ...

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  7. Deaths from cancer in Australia on the declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Big News Network.com

    ... cancers is not as positive. Mortality rates for liver and prostate cancer, for instance, are projected to rise. Liver cancer deaths were at 8.5 per 100,000 males in 2013 and 3.5 per 100,000 females. The report projects this will increase to 11.3 ...

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  8. Interferon-free hepatitis treatment is highly effective for people...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Aidsmap

    ... Over years or decades, chronic hepatitis C can progress to serious liver disease including cirrhosis and liver cancer. People with HIV and HCV co-infection have faster disease progression than those with HCV alone, and liver disease is a leading ...

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  9. Not resecting ideal candidates ups mortality in liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    For patients with hepatocellular carcinoma , not resecting ideal candidates for resection is associated with increased mortality, according to a study published in the Aug. 1 issue of Hepatology . Sasan Roayaie, M.D., from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, and colleagues examined how frequently guidelines recommending surgical resection as the primary treatment for a single HCC were followed.

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  10. New Method To Halt The Advance Of Liver CancerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Scientific Blogging

    A new study by researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute , the National Cancer Institute, and the Chulabhorn Research Institute has found that blocking the activity of a key immune receptor, the lymphotoxin-beta receptor , reduces the progression of liver cancer. The results, published today in the online edition of Gut, could provide new treatment strategies for the disease, which is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide.

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  11. Tumor Ablation Market by Technology, Mode of treatment, Application - Global Forecasts to 2020Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Sys-Con Media

    ... other technologies), mode of treatment (surgical, laparoscopic, and percutaneous ablation), and application (liver cancer, lung cancer, kidney cancer, bone metastasis, and other applications). The radiofrequency ablation technology segment accounted ...

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  12. Gilead beats Street second-quarter forecasts on surge in sales, profitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... countries are infected. Over many years, it silently causes cirrhosis, liver failure requiring a transplant, liver cancer and other damage. The three new drugs have slashed treatment time to 12 weeks - even 8 weeks for those not too ill - and ...

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  13. Bonfire and barbecue to raise money for EvRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Biggleswade Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A bonfire lasting for 48 hours took place in Potton to raise money for a Potton boy who has liver cancer.

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  14. Drug holds promise of treating Hepatitis C, but cost prohibitiveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Newkerala.com

    ... initial stages. But it's impossible to cure it at a later stage when it develops into chronic liver diseases or liver cancer. Rakesh Tondon, head of gastroenterology at the city-based Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute says that "a combination ...

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  15. Let star fruit shine: Tangy carambola is a nutritious tropical treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Jewish World Review

    ... with an extract from the star fruit stem, while an extract from the leaves was reported to be effective against liver cancer cells, according to preliminary studies. While we're waiting for more research to substantiate star fruit's health rewards, ...

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  16. Study elucidates on global prevalence of chronic hepatitis B infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Medical News

    Hepatitis B infections are among the most common infectious diseases worldwide. The disease can become chronic, and is one of the most important causes of severe diseases such as liver cancer.

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  17. Hepatitis C treatments skyrocket after pill-based drugs covered by B.C. planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Vancouver Sun

    ... abdominal pain and joint pain caused by hepatitis C. Left untreated, it may cause cirrhosis of the liver or liver cancer. Up to 80,000 people in B.C. have hepatitis C, one-third of whom are unaware of the infection. It's concentrated in four groups: ...

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  18. Gilead profit beats Wall Street forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | SFGate

    ... more in other countries are infected. Eventually, it can cause cirrhosis, liver failure requiring a transplant, liver cancer and other damage. The three new drugs have slashed treatment time to 12 weeks on average and boosted cure rates to more than ...

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  19. Gilead beats Street 2Q forecasts on surge in sales, profitRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KDWN

    ... countries are infected. Over many years, it silently causes cirrhosis, liver failure requiring a transplant, liver cancer and other damage. The three new drugs have slashed treatment time to 12 weeks - even 8 weeks for those not too ill - and ...

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  20. Gilead beats Street's 2Q forecasts on surge in sales, profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | SiliconValley.com

    ... countries are infected. Over many years, it silently causes cirrhosis, liver failure requiring a transplant, liver cancer and other damage. The three new drugs have slashed treatment time to 12 weeks on average and boosted cure rates to more than 90 ...

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