Liver Cancer Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. "Those Federer Moments": Sports, Sex, and the Gender of GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Religion Dispatched

    ... Wallace pays special attention to the match's honorary coin-tosser, a blond, seven-year-old boy who "contracted liver cancer at age two and somehow survived after surgery and horrific chemo." When Wallace first brings him up you think it's as part ...

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  2. Team examines risk factors/patient outcomes associated with colorectal cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... approach in which a surgeon removes less than a lobe of the liver in a patient undergoing an operation for liver cancer is associated with lower mortality and complication rates, according to new study results ... Researchers at McMaster University ...

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  3. Critical illnesses cause 1 in 20 cancer patients to be admitted to intensive care, with 25% dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... hospital stays was highest for patients with cancers of unknown primary cause, followed by lung cancer (60.3%), liver cancer (56.7%). Mortality was lowest for head and neck cancers (11.8%), multiple cancers (17.6%), kidney cancer (14.3%), and ...

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  4. Prominent Jewish neurologist and author Oliver Sacks dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Jerusalem Post

    Prominent Jewish neurologist, professor and writer, Oliver Sacks, died in his home at the age of 82 on Sunday, losing the battle against metastatic liver cancer, according to his longtime personal assistant, Kate Edgar. In February, Dr. Sacks announced in an op-ed in The New York Times that he was suffering from the late stages of terminal cancer after a metastases from an ocular tumor had spread to his liver.

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  5. Can-Fite BioPharma announces Q2 financial results for 2015, updates drug development programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Medical News

    ... generic name for CF101, both important steps prior to bringing a new drug to market. CF102 Ongoing Phase II Liver Cancer Trial & Application for Orphan Drug Status in Europe Can-Fite is continuing to enroll and dose patients in its global Phase II ...

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  6. A new virus in liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Medical News Today

    More than a cause of a simple infection, viruses are often involved in the development of serious diseases. Such is the case with liver cancer , which often develops in an organ that has been weakened by hepatitis B or C virus.

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  7. Liver Damage from Hepatitis C More Widespread Than ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | MedlinePlus

    ... are thought to have chronic hepatitis C, which when untreated can lead to cirrhosis and liver failure or liver cancer, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For the study, Gordon and his team analyzed records from 9,783 ...

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  8. Researchers identify new virus that plays role in rare type of liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Medical News

    More than a cause of a simple infection, viruses are often involved in the development of serious diseases. Such is the case with liver cancer, which often develops in an organ that has been weakened by hepatitis B or C virus.

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  9. Cancer survivor flying to all 48 continental state...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... who was given 9 months to live last December, after being diagnosed with what appeared to be fourth-stage liver cancer. He then set out to accomplish a goal of flying into each of the 48 continental U.S. states, spreading a message of cancer ...

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  10. Cancer survivor flying to all 48 continental states, last stop is WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... who was given 9 months to live last December, after being diagnosed with what appeared to be fourth-stage liver cancer. He then set out to accomplish a goal of flying into each of the 48 continental U.S. states, spreading a message of cancer ...

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  11. Health ministry approves new hepatitis C drug under insurance schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Japan Times

    ... liver damage or inflammation of the liver. If progressed, it can lead to chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis and liver cancer. The new treatment option is a response to several studies that have shown a poor response to the current treatment regimens using ...

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  12. Fatty liver may contribute to higher risk of death for HIV/HCV co-infected peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Aidsmap

    ... fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NAFLD and NASH) are growing causes of cirrhosis, liver cancer and the need for liver transplantation in Europe and the US. Carrie Down and colleagues at the Weill Cornell Medical School liver ...

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  13. Health | Coffee: Virtue or Vice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Go Local

    ... your liver. Small studies have shown decrease in the progression of various liver diseases, from cirrhosis to liver cancer to hepatitis C in patients who consume higher quantities of coffee. The suspicion is that there are anti-viral and ...

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  14. SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To Present At Two Investor Conferences On September 10, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BioSpace

    ... future market leaders and to drive the Company's long-term growth, including DC BeadA , a novel treatment for liver cancer. Through its promotion business with pharmaceutical partners, SciClone also markets multiple branded products in , and trades ...

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  15. St. Cloud the Latest Stop in 74-Year-Old Cancer Surviving Pilot's National Tour [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The St. Cloud Regional Airport welcomed special guest Jim Davis , a 74-year-old cancer survivor, who is flying his plane to the 48 continental United States to spread his message of hope. Davis started his tour after being diagnosed with what was thought to be stage four liver cancer in December, and given nine months to live.

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  16. University of Hawai'i Cancer Center researcher receives 5-year $2.70 million grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | EurekAlert!

    A University of Hawai'i Cancer Center researcher has received a five-year more than $2.70 million grant to study how gut bacteria can damage the liver and eventually promote the development of fibrosis and liver cancer. Dr. Wei Jia, PhD, director of Shared Resources at the Cancer Center and an expert in the field of metabolomics, which examines how the body's metabolites can indicate disease, received the grant from the National Cancer Institute starting Aug 1, 2015.

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  17. Chance of getting second cancer diagnosis on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Globe and Mail

    ... the radiation or chemotherapy" and can't endure too much of the same type, said Dr. Alan Venook, a colon and liver cancer expert at the University of California, San Francisco, who treats Ulrich. "We've failed if a woman who had a BRCA1 mutation and ...

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  18. Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 US cases is a repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the radiation or chemotherapy" and can't endure too much of the same type, said Dr. Alan Venook, a colon and liver cancer expert at the University of California, San Francisco, who treats Ulrich, the Alaska man. "We've failed if a woman who had a ...

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KC101.3 FM Connecticut

    Solomon and Jen were planning a wedding for this summer in December 2014 when Solomon learned, tragically, that he had liver cancer. He had surgery and was told he'd be fine - but in March of this year, learned that the cancer had spread and that he had just months to live.

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  20. New Report Available: China Entecavir Market, 2010-2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PR-inside.com

    The number of people infected with hepatitis B virus exceeds 100 million in China, among which 20-30 million suffering from chronic Hepatitis B. About 0.5 million Chinese is estimated to die of liver damage and liver cancer caused by chronic Hepatitis B, causing a loss of over CNY100 billion for society. Entecavir, an oral drug of oral deoxyguanosine, was developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and approved to enter the market by FDA in Mar. 2005.

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