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  1. CEL-SCI Corporation Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock and WarrantsRead the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    )--CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE MKT: CVM) , a late-stage oncology company, today announced that it intends to offer and sell common stock and warrants in an underwritten public offering. The offering is subject to market conditions, and there can be no ...

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  2. Final Reminder Related to Actinium's Key Opinion Leader Event...Read the original story

    Monday | Freshnews

    ... Joseph G. Jurcic, MD, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Hematologic Malignancies Section of the Hematology/Oncology Division at Columbia University Medical Center. He had previously served as an Attending Physician in the Leukemia Service at ...

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  3. FDA Grants - Fast Track' Status to Trifluridine/Tipiracil Combo (TAS-102) for Colorectal CancerRead the original story

    Monday | P&T Community

    The FDA has granted a "fast track" designation for TAS-102 (trifluridine/tipiracil hydrochloride, Taiho Oncology, Inc.), an oral anticancer drug under investigation for the treatment of refractory metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). The company has ...

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  4. 3D Printed Facial Prosthesis May Aid Eye Cancer PatientsRead the original story

    Monday | P&T Community

    ... print out the prosthesis, and ship it back to the patient the next day." Sanjiv Agarwala, MD, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology at St. Luke's University Health Network in Bethlehem, PA, and Professor of Medicine at Temple University in ...

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  5. Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Drugs.com

    ... HER2 proteins to stop cancer cell growth. The study is published online Oct. 20 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology . It was supported by the U.S. National Institutes of Health and others, including Genentech, the company that makes Herceptin. ...

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  6. ERYTECH Announces Granting of New Patent in the United StatesRead the original story

    Monday | Hispanic Business

    ... biopharmaceutical company that develops innovative 'tumor starvation' treatments for acute leukemia and other oncology indications with unmet medical needs, announces the granting of a new patent in the field of asparaginase in . The patent ' Test ...

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  7. The Prostate Seed Institute Explores Long-Term Prostate Cancer Survival Rates of BrachytherapyRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    ... a fast and painless procedure that effectively treats prostate cancer in its earliest stages. With a team of oncology experts and a state-of-the- art facility, the Prostate Seed Institute provides prostate cancer patients with the most comprehensive ...

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  8. Is Thalidomide the Next Big Cancer Drug?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... to see whether they might be able to treat cancer - essentially, repurposing old for new. Repurposing Drugs in Oncology (ReDO), the international organization aimed at promoting work in this area, defines repurposing as "the use of existing and ...

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  9. Biomarkers uPA/PAI-1 in breast cancer: Benefit, harm of test unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    Since studies are lacking, it remains unclear whether certain patients have a benefit if the decision for or against adjuvant chemotherapy is based on the concentration of uPA and PAI-1, a new report states. To make a decision for or against adjuvant chemotherapy, a test to measure the concentrations of the biomarkers uPA and PAI-1 in the tumour tissue is available for breast cancer patients.

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  10. 3D printed facial prosthesis offers new hope for eye cancer patients following surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... Palmer Eye Institute in Florida and the Nasser Ibrahim Al-Rashid chair in ophthalmic plastic, orbital surgery and oncology. Dr. Tse was treating a child with eye cancer who had both eyelids removed and underwent exenteration. The family could not ...

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  11. Patients who have left breast tumors have comparable OS to those with right breast tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    Tumor laterality does not impact overall survival in breast cancer patients treated with breast-conserving surgery and adjuvant external beam radiation therapy, according to a study published in the October 1, 2014 issue of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology * Biology * Physics , the official scientific journal of the American Society for Radiation Oncology . Studies have shown that breast cancer patients treated with radiation therapy have improved local-regional recurrence, and breast cancer-specific survival after breast-conserving surgery and overall survival after mastectomy.

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  12. Cancer warriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    When a life-altering situation interrupts the gradual adjustment of experiencing milestone moments, such as transitioning to a university, it can be anything but easy. However, with the right kind of support networks and community resource centers, the word 'easy' soon evolves into an understatement.

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  13. Radiation: Outcomes Same for Left, Right BreastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2010 | Science Daily

    Tumor laterality does not impact overall survival in breast cancer patients treated with breast-conserving surgery and adjuvant external beam radiation therapy, according to a study. Tumor laterality does not impact overall survival in breast cancer patients treated with breast-conserving surgery and adjuvant external beam radiation therapy, according to a study published in the October 1, 2014 issue of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics , the official scientific journal of the American Society for Radiation Oncology .

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  14. How a simple tampon could just save your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTVR Richmond

    A doctor at UVA Cancer Center has released findings of a medical study that suggest tampons could help detect ovarian cancer. That, he said, could lead to catching the cancer early enough to save the lives of thousands of women.

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  15. Group Urges Men Can Also Get Breast CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MyHighPlains.com

    Hospitals and medical organizations have been encouraging women to know their breasts and get yearly mammograms as part of this Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But men are often left out.

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  16. Six U-Michigan faculty elected to prestigious Institute of MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    ... head and neck cancer. Bradford specializes in head and neck cancer surgery and reconstruction, as well as cutaneous oncology and sentinel lymph node biopsy. Her research focuses on identifying and evaluating biomarkers that can predict outcomes in ...

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  17. Photos: BISSELL Howl-O-Ween Hoof and WoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WOTV Battle Creek

    ... ELL Pet Foundation . Partnerships to the event were the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital 's Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Center and West Michigan Therapy Dogs . See photos at the link below.

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  18. New chair of Radiation Oncology named at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer CenterRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    Daphne A. Haas-Kogan, MD, has been appointed chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center effective July 1, 2015, and will be appointed professor at Harvard Medical School. She will also be the Endowed Professor of Radiation Oncology at Brigham and Women's Health Care.

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  19. PeopleRead the original story

    Monday | Indianapolis Business News

    The Indiana University School of Medicine has hired Dr. Richard Zellars as professor and chairman of radiation oncology.

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  20. Park Slope Woman Remembers Her Mom With Free to Breathe 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    Park Slope resident Maddie Friedman was devastated when doctors diagnosed her mother with stage IV lung cancer. They hoped that chemotherapy and radiation would prolong their time with her, but Maddie's mother died suddenly, surprising even her oncologist.

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