Kidney Cancer Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Fairport Convention Star Dave Swarbrick Dies Aged 75Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    The multi-instrumentalist, best known for his work with the band Fairport Convention, passed away on Friday after battling emphysema for a number of years. A message posted on the personal website of the musician, known as 'Swarb' to his fans, by family members read, "It is with deep regret that we announce the news of Swarb's death.

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  2. North Salem Ambulance Corps Holding 6th-Annual Steven Siciliano Blood DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    The North Salem Volunteer Ambulance Corps announced that it will hold its sixth-annual blood drive in memory of Steven Siciliano, Siciliano, the announcement notes, was a community member who died in 2010 due to complications from a lung transplant needed because of cystic fibrosis. "Steven required lots of blood in a strong attempt to save his life," the announcement states.

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  3. Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation of CytoSorbents Refresh I TrialRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Freshnews

    CytoSorbents Corporation , a critical care immunotherapy leader commercializing its flagship CytoSorbA blood purification cartridge to prevent or treat deadly inflammation and organ failure in critically-ill and cardiac surgery patients around the world, announced that the independent Data Safety Monitoring Board of the current U.S. REFRESH I cardiac surgery trial positively evaluated the safety data from the first 24 patients in a scheduled meeting, found no safety concerns, and recommended continuation of the trial to completion without changes.

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  4. Looking Beyond Respiratory Cultures: Microbiome-Cytokine Signatures...Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | CiteULike

    Bacterial pneumonia and tracheobronchitis are diagnosed frequently following lung transplantation. The diseases share clinical signs of inflammation and are often difficult to differentiate based on culture results.

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  5. Mouse chromosome 2 harbors genetic determinants of resistance to...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Tensin2 deficiency results in alterations in podocytes and subsequent glomerular and tubulointerstitial injuries. However, this pathology is critically dependent on genetic background.

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  6. UPMC study gives better understanding of cardiac arrhythmia following lung transplantationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Medical News

    Cardiac arrhythmia is a common complication following lung transplantation, and one that has a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study of its kind to date. The results, published online this week in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery , provide critical information that will hopefully lead to better care of transplant recipients.

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  7. Friends of 22-year-old Ipswich woman Abbie Howard who lost her battle ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A young Ipswich woman could have had a second chance at life if more people were willing to sign up as organ donors, her friends have said. Now her friend Kalen Hagan has started a campaign that he hopes will ensure others won't miss out on a chance to beat life-limiting conditions.

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  8. Breathing EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Great Bend Tribune

    This was a recent post on Katelyn Strube's facebook page. The 26-year-old Claflin woman should know.

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  9. Benefit June 11 for Kathy Smalley following double lung transplantRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Paulding Progress

    ANTWERP The Antwerp Conservation Club will be hosting a benefit spaghetti supper and silent auction on June 11 for one of its own community families. Kathy Smalley, wife to Joe Smalley, owner of Smalley's Body Shop, has recently undergone a successful double lung transplant, after almost a year on a waiting list.

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  10. Researchers shine light on common heart complication after lung transplantationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Cardiac arrhythmia is a common complication following lung transplantation, and one that has a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study of its kind to date. The results, published online this week in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery , provide critical information that will hopefully lead to better care of transplant recipients.

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  11. Heart Complication Affects Lung Transplant Survival Rate, Shows New ResearchRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | PRWeb

    Now that we have a better understanding of these events, we can develop a standardized treatment plan, and better educate patients in advance. Cardiac arrhythmia is a common complication following lung transplantation, and one that has a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study of its kind to date.

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  12. Shining Light on Common Heart Complication after Lung TransplantationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | R & D

    Cardiac arrhythmia is a common complication following lung transplantation, and one that has a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study of its kind to date. The results, published online this week in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery , provide critical information that will hopefully lead to better care of transplant recipients.

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  13. UPMC researchers shine light on common heart complication after lung transplantationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    Cardiac arrhythmia is a common complication following lung transplantation, and one that has a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study of its kind to date. The results, published online this week in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery , provide critical information that will hopefully lead to better care of transplant recipients.

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  14. TransMedics Announces Closing Of $51.2 Million Growth Financing To...Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | BioSpace

    In addition, existing investors Abrams Capital, Lung Biotechnology PBC, Flagship Ventures and KPCB participated in this financing. "We are thankful and excited to be supported by a world-class syndicate of new and existing life science investors.

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  15. Lower Burrell three-year-old transplant recipient named mayor for the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Without ever leaving his parents' arms, 3-year-old Lucas Goeller ran Lower Burrell in Westmoreland County for the day. Lower Burrell Mayor Richard Callendar invited Lucas, who had a liver transplant last July, to serve as mayor on Wednesday to raise awareness for organ donation.

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  16. Liver transplant recipient, 3, gets to be mayor for the day, replacing lung recipientRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Wednesday is Organ Donation Awareness Day, and to celebrate, Goeller was named mayor of Lower Burrell, Westmoreland County. The real mayor there, Richard Callender, underwent a double lung transplant around the same time Goeller's public search for a liver was underway.

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  17. Transplant recipient Lucas Goeller named Lower Burrell's - Mayor of the Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WPXI

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  18. Kamadas Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Now Available to Treat Graft-Versus-Host...Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Kamada Ltd. , a plasma-derived protein therapeutics company focused on orphan indications, and myTomorrows, a provider of services to patients and physicians in need of diagnostic tests and drugs in development, today announced a collaboration to provide early access throughout Europe to Kamada's proprietary, highly-purified, liquid form of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin to treat bone marrow transplant patients who develop steroid refractory Graft-Versus-Host Disease . Through myTomorrows' web-based platform, Kamada's AAT is now available to physicians and patients in Europe via Early Access Programs.

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  19. ER nurse fights rare lung diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Doug Dunlavey, of Kempton, is a registered nurse and the charge nurse in the Presence St. Mary's Trauma Center. Talking about his own health is unfamiliar ground for Doug Dunlavey.

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  20. Kamada Ltd.??'s Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Now Available To Treat...Read the original story

    May 24, 2016 | BioSpace

    Kamada Ltd. , a plasma-derived protein therapeutics company focused on orphan indications, and myTomorrows, a provider of services to patients and physicians in need of diagnostic tests and drugs in development, today announced a collaboration to provide early access throughout Europe to Kamada's proprietary, highly-purified, liquid form of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin to treat bone marrow transplant patients who develop steroid refractory Graft-Versus-Host Disease . Through myTomorrows' web-based platform, Kamada's AAT is now available to physicians and patients in Europe via Early Access Programs.

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