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  1. Five Prime Therapeutics' (FPRX) CEO Rusty Williams on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... in December, our platform is producing numerous discoveries that we expect will fuel future growth in our immune oncology pipeline. Now I would like to tell you about some key highlights beginning with Cabiralizumab, Cabira. This is our CSF1 ...

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  2. Pop star Rihanna named Harvard University Humanitarian of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation's Peter J Gomes Humanitarian Award at a ceremony scheduled for February 28. She built a state-of-the-art centre for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. The singer also created the Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program - named for her grandparents - for students attending college in the US from Caribbean countries.

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  3. Celgene Announces Retirement of President and Chief Operating...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... joined Celgene in 2010 as Chief Financial Officer. In 2014, she was appointed President of Celgene's Hematology & Oncology Franchise and in 2016 she was promoted to President and COO. Throughout Jackie's nearly seven years with the Company, Celgene ...

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  4. Rihanna is named Harvard University Humanitarian of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... for Feb. 28. Rihanna is being honored for several philanthropic efforts. She built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. She created the Clara and Lionel ...

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  5. Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Stock Price Down 5.7% Following Weak EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Clovis Oncology, Inc. 's share price was down 5.7% during mid-day trading on Thursday following a weaker than expected earnings announcement. The stock traded as low as $56.81 and last traded at $57.71, with a volume of 3,280,603 shares trading hands.

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  6. Harvard names Rihanna its humanitarian of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... on campus on February 28, the university announced. "Rihanna has charitably built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados," Harvard ...

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  7. New compounds with potent anticancer activity could lessen side effects of oncological treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... so it is so difficult to fight them." This encouraging finding is part of the new therapeutic strategies in oncology aimed at boycotting the mechanisms that serve the tumour cells for their uncontrolled proliferation. The group of researchers from ...

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  8. ArQule, Inc. (ARQL) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... and rare diseases. These drugs focuses on the biological pathways implicated in a range of cancers and certain non-oncology indications. Its clinical-stage pipeline consists of over four drug candidates, all of which are in targeted patient ...

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  9. Argos Therapeutics Inc (ARGS) Downgraded to Mkt Perform at FBR & CoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... Argos Therapeutics, Inc (Argos) is an immuno-oncology company. The Company is focused on the development and commercialization of individualized immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases based on its technology platform ...

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  10. Saint John to head national cancer studyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    UNB Saint John's Dr. Tony Reiman has been chosen to head up the national team for Multiple Myeloma Molecular Monitoring Study. Researchers at the University of New Brunswick will lead a national study on multiple myeloma, a cancer of the blood and bone marrow.

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  11. Nicotinamide riboside (vitamin B3) prevents nerve pain caused by cancer drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and the ability to sustain better and longer treatment." A recent report from the American Society for Clinical Oncology states that there is an unmet need for treatments that can alleviate CIPN. The new study led by Hamity and Donna Hammond, PhD, ...

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  12. Insider Buying: Trillium Therapeutics Inc (SSS) Director Buys C$11,050.00 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... Trillium Therapeutics Inc is a Canada-based clinical stage immuno-oncology company developing therapies for the treatment of cancer. Its SIRPaFc (TTI-621) program, which is under Phase I clinical trial, is a fusion protein that consists of the ...

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  13. Birth Control pills saved 200k lives in 10 years, say scientistsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    ... etrial cancer from 36 epidemiological studies." This paper is published by the scientific publication The Lancet in Oncology in Volume 16, No. 9, p1061-1070. DOI: DOI:

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  14. bluebird bio Inc Highlights a Data-Rich 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... although unfortunately they'll all come toward the back half of the year. At the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in June, investors will get updated data for the bb2121 clinical trial. Later that month, at the European ...

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  15. A mild touch of the cancer: In which David discovers laughter is a pretty good medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    David Downs has lost 9 kilos in 5 weeks, one of the changes his friends have noticed since his cancer diagnosis. Author and comedian David Downs will be sharing his experience with cancer in this series 'A mild touch of the cancer'.

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  16. Rihanna is the Humanitarian Pop Star We Never Knew We NeededRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Unicorn Booty

    ... quite sure ourselves so don't be bashful if you don't know either. [Rihanna] built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. She created the Clara and Lionel ...

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  17. CureMatch Announces New Advances in Using Metabolomic Profiling to Distinguish Among Cancer SubtypesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... various molecular profiling techniques, such as DNA sequencing, have enabled significant advances in precision oncology, metabolomics has not yet been widely incorporated into this growing field. In separate studies, metabolites were analyzed to ...

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  18. Research from CureMatch Co-Founder Selected by ASCO as Major...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    Feb. 23, 2017 - PRLog -- CureMatch, the developer of a decision support platform for combination therapy in cancer, today announced that research from their co-founder and medical advisor, Dr. Razelle Kurzrock, was selected by the American Society of Clinical Oncology for inclusion in Clinical Cancer Advances 2017 . The Society will feature the study, recognized as one of the year's major achievements, in its annual review of progress against cancer and emerging trends in the field.

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  19. Patient-centeredness to anticipate and organize an end-of-life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BioMed Central

    ... reminded attendees that "early palliative care" and "symptoms relief" were two of the five main challenges in oncology [ ] such as the Supportive and Palliative Care Indicators Tool (SPICT) in Scotland, The Prognostic Indicator Guide (PIG) in ...

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  20. Rihanna Harvard Humanitarian of the Year? Absolutely, here's why It's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... and raised Rihanna is quite the philanthropist. "Rihanna has charitably built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados," Counter said. ...

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