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  1. Sadowski Spotlight shines on Biffvitational Ski RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WPMT-TV York

    His nickname is "Biff" and he's one of the lead coaches for Ski Roundtop's Race Club. On November 20, 2012, Jeff Beinhaur received his diagnosis, Stage Four Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer.


  2. Single mom diagnosed with terminal cancer fighting the right to end ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Single mom diagnosed with terminal cancer fighting the right to end her own life for the sake of her daughter after being inspired by Brittany Maynard A Los Angeles attorney and single mom who is battling terminal lung cancer that has spread to her brain is launching a campaign for the right to end her own life, in a case that echoes that of Brittany Maynard. Christy O'Donnell, a former police officer, says she has exhausted all her medical options in her battle against Stage IV lung adenocarcinoma, which has masticated into a golf ball-sized tumor in her brain.


  3. Obituary: Lisa Grandinetti / Dermatologist, pioneer in creating clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    As many of you know I was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung adenocarcinoma in October of 2014. While this diagnosis has been quite devastating for myself and my family, it has been through all of your constant, incredible love and support that that we are moving forward on this difficult journey.


  4. Terminally Ill California Mom: Why Can't I Die on My Own Terms?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | People

    Los Angeles attorney Christy O'Donnell was reading some legal documents last June when something strange happened. "Every third or fourth word, I knew what the letters were but I could not figure out cognitively what the words meant," she tells PEOPLE.


  5. Market Report, "Aposense Ltd. (APOS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    ... ATT-GEM and ATT-LD. Aposense's ATT-Gem is an oral pro-drug analog of gemcitabine, which is used to treat pancreatic cancer; and ATT-LD is a pro-drug of levodopa for the treatment of Parkinson's disease. The company's ATT-11T is a therapeutic ...


  6. Scientists discover gene's novel role in several types of cancersRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | Stanford

    ... are active in pancreatic tumors. Lowe was concerned about the lack of effective therapies for people with pancreatic cancer. He hoped that by finding genes that are active in those tumors he could help to develop drugs to block the gene's activity ...


  7. CambridgeNews published Funeral For A Friend, Waterspring and Wilko Johnson are this...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... Real Life: Wilko Johnson Guitarist Wilko Johnson (ex-Dr Feelgood), for a Real Life feature about his pancreatic cancer and treatment at Addenbrookes. Picture: David Johnson THE Watersprite Festival (full name: The Cambridge International Student ...


  8. Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of The Pancreas A- Pipeline Review, H1 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday |

    Global Markets Direct's, 'Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of The Pancreas - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of The Pancreas's therapeutic pipeline. Global Markets Direct's, 'Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of The Pancreas - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of The Pancreas's therapeutic pipeline.


  9. Transition from microscopic to endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery for ...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | CiteULike

    A total of 320 patients were operated on between 2000 and 2010 for a newly diagnosed pituitary adenoma at our institution. In an attempt to improve quality of tumor resection, the transsphenoidal microscopic technique was replaced by the endoscopic technique in June 2008.


  10. Anna A. Niewiarowska, MD, Recognized as an Expert in OncologyRead the original story

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... lung cancers. She has become increasingly involved in clinical research, especially that which focuses on pancreatic cancer. Dr. Niewiarowska's group, Vita Medical Associates, PC, was the first oncology practice in Pennsylvania, and the 23rd in the ...


  11. Gifford Jones: Want a Shock? High Cholesterol for Longer LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SooToday

    ... that low cholesterol levels were associated with increased risk of hemorrhagic stroke, liver disease, pancreatic cancer, digestive disease, cirrhosis of the liver and alcoholism. Of course, it's logical for readers to question how a high blood ...


  12. Hartford Hospital contacting 281 patients after strain of drug-resistant E.coli foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | FOX Carolina

    ... patients were notified, after having the very specific procedure over the past year for illness including pancreatic cancer. Hartford Hospital will be paying for patient testing, and doctors said they do not anticipate the need for any future ...


  13. A case of unilateral keloid after bilateral breast reduction.Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2008 | International Seminars in Surgical Oncology

    This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License , which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Keloid scar is a manifestation of abnormal wound healing in predisposed individuals.


  14. Survival with neuroendocrine carcinoma of the colon and rectumRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    A study in latest Diseases of the Colon & Rectum evaluates survival in patients with neuroendocrine carcinoma of the colon and rectum. Dr Hammad Shafqat and colleagues described the incidence, management, and outcomes of neuroendocrine carcinoma in comparison with high-grade adenocarcinoma.


  15. Amid IPO rumors, biotech CEO crowdfunds for African woman's surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    ... his Berkeley company is focused on experimental cancer vaccines, including ones aimed at aggressive pancreatic cancer and the lung cancer mesothelioma. Aduro's treatments are in a couple of mid-stage clinical trials, and results from earlier studies ...


  16. New Market Report: Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (THLD) - Financial ...Read the original story

    Wednesday |

    ... evaluated in two pivotal Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma indication and pancreatic cancer. Its scientific platform is based on HAP technology for broad clinical applicability, offering therapies to treat most solid ...


  17. PharmaEngine, Inc. (4162) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday |

    ... is a crystalline hafnium oxide, NBTXR3. PharmaEngine's product PEP02 is for the treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer. The company is partnered with Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Nanobiotix S.A. It has research and development facility. ...


  18. Germline and somatic SDHx alterations in apparently sporadic differentiated thyroid cancerRead the original story

    Wednesday | CiteULike

    Along with breast and endometrial cancers, thyroid cancer is a major component cancer in Cowden syndrome . Germline variants in SDHB/C/D genes account for subsets of CS/CS-like cases, conferring a higher risk of breast and thyroid cancers over those with only germline PTEN mutations.


  19. 2004: Apple CEO Jobs to be treated for pancreatic cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Marin Independent Journal

    Steve Jobs, the visionary leader of Apple Computer and Pixar Animation Studios, said Sunday he underwent successful surgery over the weekend for a rare and treatable form of pancreatic cancer. Jobs, 49, said he expects to return to work at Cupertino-based Apple in September.


  20. The International Society for Stem Cell Research announces annual meeting detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | EurekAlert!

    ... describe the development of a culturing system for human liver stem cells, as well as stem cells from pancreatic cancer, discoveries with the potential to revolutionize liver transplantation and aid in the fight against pancreatic cancer, ...