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2013-10-23 23:01:14

Bernstein Liebhard LLP is actively investigating Actos lawsuit claims on behalf of individuals diagnosed with bladder cancer after long-term use of the diabetes medication. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 More than 2,500 Actos lawsuit (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/actos/Actos-Lawsuit.html) claims alleging bladder cancer are now pending in a federal multidistrict litigation established in the U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....

2013-10-22 23:34:38

An Actos bladder cancer lawsuit recently filed by Wright & Schulte LLC contends a man from Georgia allegedly developed bladder cancer as a result of taking the type-2 diabetes drug Actos for more than 12 months. This case also alleges that Takeda, the manufacturer of Actos, knew about the link between Actos use and bladder cancer and, yet, failed to warn the public and medical professionals about this serious risk. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The Lawyers at Wright &...

2013-10-20 23:01:51

The Firm is Investigating Actos lawsuits on behalf of patients who developed bladder cancer, allegedly due to their use of Actos. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 Actos lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/actos/Actos-Lawsuit.html) that allege long-term use of the Type 2 diabetes drug caused patients to develop bladder cancer continue to move forward in a multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana. According to court...

2013-10-14 11:21:22

The study's authors identify new genetic pathways and new genes involved in bladder cancer; The genetic signature of these patients is a first step towards understanding the biology of this illness and improving patient management Bladder cancer represents a serious public health problem in many countries, especially in Spain, where 11,200 new cases are recorded every year, one of the highest rates in the world. The majority of these tumors have a good prognosis -- 70-80% five-year...

2013-10-14 11:05:43

An international research team led by scientists from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has discovered a genetic mutation linked to low-risk bladder cancer. Their findings are reported online today in Nature Genetics. The investigators identified STAG2 as one of the most commonly mutated genes in bladder cancer, particularly in tumors that do not spread. The finding suggests that checking the status of the gene may help identify patients who might do unusually well following...

2013-10-08 13:46:09

New ACS NSQIP® study identifies low blood albumin level as an independent risk factor for surgical-related health problems after radical cystectomy Patients with bladder cancer are two times more likely to have complications after a radical cystectomy procedure if they have a biomarker for poor nutritional status before the operation, according to study findings presented today at the 2013 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons. Surgeons from the University of North...

2013-10-06 23:01:09

Bernstein Liebhard LLP is investigating Actos bladder cancer lawsuits on behalf of long-term users of the Type 2 diabetes drug whose bladder cancer diagnosis could be associated with their use of Actos. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 06, 2013 More than 2,500 Actos lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/actos/Actos-Lawsuit.html) filed on behalf of patients whose long-term use of the Type 2 diabetes medication allegedly caused bladder cancer are moving forward in the U.S....


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