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  1. Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (SPPI) Hits New 1-Year Low at $12.57Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IntersportsWire

    ... investors own 82.86% of the company's stock. Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc develops and commercializes oncology and hematology drug products. The company markets six drug products, including FUSILEV for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer and ...

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  2. Reviewing Surface OncologyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IntersportsWire

    Surface Oncology and Crispr Therapeutics are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and profitability. 63.3% of Surface Oncology shares are owned by institutional investors.

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  3. Precipio (PRPO) Hits New 12-Month Low at $0.29Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IntersportsWire

    ... margin of 904.42%. Precipio, Inc, a cancer diagnostics company, provides diagnostic products and services to the oncology market. It also develops a platform to eradicate the problem of misdiagnosis within academic institutions. In addition, the ...

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  4. Immunotherapy is better than chemotherapy as first-line treatment for advanced head and neck cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... associated with combination chemotherapy. The study is being presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress 2018 in Munich today (Monday), and was sponsored by Merck & Co., Inc. Patients would normally be given aggressive ...

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  5. New discovery may lead to better treatment options for pancreatic cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... patients might most benefit from radiotherapy, and represents a major step forward toward the goal of precision oncology." Although the researchers are excited about these findings, Dr. Brody suggests a lot of work needs to be done to validate the ...

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  6. Pink 4 Hope: Alden man shares battle with breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    "I just happened to notice in the shower that I had a lump on my chest. I then got a phone call that told me that I had breast cancer," said Bill Everett.

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  7. Unique Cancer Treatment Shows Promising ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    NBC 7's Danielle Radin shows you the Nagourney Cancer Institute in Long Beach, one of the only places in the country utilizing this method. When Terry Gallant, 71, of El Cajon received a Stage 4 Lymphoma cancer diagnosis, he had tumors in his body so large that he couldn't sleep on his side.

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  8. FUJIFILM Unveils CT Scanner with Ultra-Wide Bore for Radiology, RadiotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medgadget

    For the clinicians working on the front lines of the obesity epidemic, FUJIFILM is releasing in the U.S. a new wide-bore CT scanner, which is available in either 64 or 128 slice configurations. The FCT Embrace can be used for radiology, as well as in oncology applications, thanks to its built-in radiotherapy planning features.

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  9. MacroGenics Announces Participation in Three Investor ConferencesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... - MacroGenics' management will participate in the conference, including a panel discussion titled "Immuno-Oncology in Liquid Tumors: Where is the Unmet Need?" in New York City on October 25, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. ET; Credit Suisse 27th Annual ...

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  10. A stage IV cancer patient discusses what it means to live well with serious illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stanford

    A stage IV cancer patient discusses what it means to live well with serious illness at Stanford Medicine's Jonathan King Lecture series. The first time I saw Amy Berman, RN, speak she was standing on a glacier telling her Twitter friends how "absolutely beautiful" Iceland was.

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  11. Providence to open gynecologic oncology clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Three gynecologic oncology doctors are moving from Cancer Care Northwest to see patients on the Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center campus. Providence Gynecologic Oncology will allow cancer patients easy access to other services available on the Sacred Heart campus as well.

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  12. New Stem Cell Research Aims To Stop Boys Losing Fertility After Childhood Cancer TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    New techniques to grow sperm from immature sperm stem cells may provide a way to restore fertility in prepubescent boys treated for childhood cancer. Credit: Getty Royalty Free Researchers have found a way to make sperm from sperm stem cells in mice, giving hope that young boys treated for childhood cancer who are frequently left infertile, may be able to have children asadults.

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  13. Improving User Acceptance of AI: The Bold Future of UXRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | UXmatters

    ... making good decisions. By not providing the proper context, we do a disservice to AI. An example is IBM Watson for Oncology's suggested cancer treatments . Once data from the Sloan Kettering Cancer Center were fed into Watson, its AI suggested ...

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  14. 2-year-old with Down syndrome new face of Molly AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    A family originally from P.E.I., whose daughter is in remission from cancer, is encouraging others to give to the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation's fundraising Molly Appeal. Ella Fraser, two years old, has Down syndrome, a genetic disorder in which a child is born with an extra copy of the 21st chromosome.

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  15. Breaking into breast cancer, immune therapy shows wider promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... a market forecast to exceed $100 billion annually by 2024. "This is just the tip of the iceberg," said Axel Hoos, oncology research and development chief at U.K. pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline, which is trying to break back into oncology after selling ...

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  16. Pancreatic cancer genetic marker may predict outcomes with radiation therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... patients might most benefit from radiotherapy, and represents a major step forward toward the goal of precision oncology." Although the researchers are excited about these findings, Dr. Brody suggests a lot of work needs to be done to validate the ...

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  17. Radiation/cisplatin combination established as standard of care for HPV+ oral cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... standard of care. Findings will be presented today at the 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). "We've now established that high-dose cisplatin chemotherapy-in combination with radiation-is the standard of care ...

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  18. Millennial Monday: Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Some Cautions for MillennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Independent Women's Forum

    It has long been reported that one in eight women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. But what is not often talked about is that breast cancer does not discriminate based on age.

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  19. Study: Targeting specific genomic mutation in breast cancer improves survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

    Targeting a common mutation in patients with hormone receptor positive HER2 negative advanced breast cancer with the alpha-specific phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase inhibitor alpelisib significantly improves progression-free survival, according to late-breaking results reported at ESMO 2018. "Alpelisib is the first drug to show a benefit in a genomic subgroup of breast cancer patients," said lead author Fabrice Andre, oncologist and Professor of Medical Oncology at the Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France.

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  20. Kiwanis Club Apple Sale helps Driscoll patients attend summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    An apple a day keeps the doctor away, and a case of apples enables children with cancer and other diseases to attend summer camp. Orders are now being taken for the 36th annual Six Points Kiwanis Club Apple Sale, which will benefit Driscoll Children's Hospital patients attending Cardiology, Nephrology, Oncology and Pulmonology summer camp programs.

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