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2014-10-09 20:21:49

DENVER, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Limb Preservation Foundation has announced the completion of funding for the Ross M. Wilkins, M.D.

2014-08-01 23:04:51

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2013-07-19 11:50:46

Rhode Island Hospital researchers have found that the absence of the Shp-2 enzyme near specialized cartilage cells can lead to the development of multiple benign cartilage tumors in mice, a model that recapitulates the rare human tumor syndrome metachondromatosis.

Researchers Find Evidence Of World's Oldest Cancer In Neandertal
2013-06-07 06:13:03

Modern day exposure to pollution, toxins, radiation, and even unhealthy foods are considerable factors in the risk of future cancer. And because these factors are associated with modern society, it is especially rare to find cancers in older civilizations.

2013-04-12 12:38:57

First-of-its-kind research presented today showed microwave ablation (MWA) therapy cut pain in half for patients with painful bone and soft-tissue tumors and took less time to complete than radiofrequency ablation.

Emerging Cancer Drugs May Cause Bone Tumors To Spread
2013-02-13 16:49:20

Washington University in St. Louis Cancer drugs should kill tumors, not encourage their spread. But new evidence suggests that an otherwise promising class of drugs may actually increase the risk of tumors spreading to bone, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The drugs, IAP antagonists, block survival signals that many cancer cells rely on to stay alive. Working in mice, the investigators found that targeting the same protein that makes...

2012-07-02 10:24:09

Ewing’s sarcoma is a bone cancer commonly diagnosed in about 250 U.S. teenagers per year.

2012-05-17 05:15:41

New research shows when it comes to bone-cancer-related fractures, pain can be reduced by drug treatment, but no one drug is superior.


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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.