Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 8:28 EDT

Latest Cancer treatments Stories

2013-05-25 23:01:33

Voices Against Brain Cancer comments on a new study that shows cold plasma´s success against brain cancer cells. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 25, 2013 On May 25, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on a new study by the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, that shows incorporating cold atmospheric plasma into brain cancer treatment may help when dealing with glioblastoma cells. According to a Science Daily...

2013-05-22 16:25:31

Series of five webinars will discuss cutting-edge research and breakthroughs in immune treatments for cancers and ways to get involved in immunotherapy NEW YORK, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cancer Research Institute (CRI), a New York-based nonprofit organization committed to developing immune system-based cancer treatments, is holding a series of five webinars in June to talk about breakthroughs in cancer immunotherapy research and treatments as part of Cancer Immunotherapy...

2013-05-22 08:28:27

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Biomedicine Group (OTCQB: CBMG) today announced that it has achieved half of the enrollment of the total projected enrollment required for its Phase I trial to evaluate the safety and preliminary efficacy of TC-DC (Tumor Stem Cell Specific Dendritic Cell) therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common type of liver cancer. To date the trial has had no Severe Adverse Effect (SAE) reported. The Phase I clinical trial for...

2013-05-15 08:30:16

HOUSTON, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ApoCell, Inc. announced that the first prototypes of its ApoStream(TM) circulating tumor cell (CTC) isolation system have been delivered to select investigator sites including SAIC-Frederick Inc. (SAIC-F) in support of the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The delivery is part of a $2.9 million subcontract awarded to ApoCell in Q1-2011 by SAIC-F to develop a device capable of isolating live cancer cells from small volumes of blood. While ApoStream(TM)...

2013-05-10 12:23:52

DANVILLE, Pennsylvania, May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Geisinger Health System announced plans to partner with Indivumed, a leading provider of services enabling individualized cancer therapy, a relationship that will afford Geisinger patients access to advanced cancer treatment and clinical trials. "Our driving mission for nearly 100 years comes from a simple mandate, 'Make it the best,'" said Glenn D. Steele Jr., M.D., Ph.D., president and chief executive officer at...

2013-05-09 23:45:40

The Cancer Research Institute (CRI) declares June “Cancer Immunotherapy Awareness Month” to increase awareness of cancer immunotherapy, a new class of cancer treatment that mobilizes the immune system to fight the disease and represents the most immediate hope for curing patients with any type of cancer. The month will feature educational webinars offered free to the public from top experts in cancer immunotherapy, and a Wear White for a Cure Day on June 7. New York, NY (PRWEB)...

2013-05-07 00:20:31

Guideline provides detailed direction on treatment options for prostate cancer patients SAN DIEGO, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Urological Association (AUA) are pleased to announce the publication of the joint guideline on radiation therapy after prostatectomy for patients with and without evidence of prostate cancer recurrence. The 81-page document represents an intensive collaboration among experts in the radiation...

2013-05-03 16:22:21

BETHESDA, Md., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing DCVax(®) personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today the availability on the web of several interviews of their CEO Linda Powers on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on May 1, 2013 by FOX Business News (FOX), the Huffington Post, and the International Business Times, amongst others. (Logo:...

2013-04-27 23:03:22

Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a new study that pinpointed key proteins involved in cancer cell multiplication when observing the effects of caffeine on fruit flies Drosophilia melanogaster. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a new study that pinpointed key proteins involved in cancer cell...

2013-04-22 23:04:53

Voices Against Brain Cancer (VABC), the organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, responds to an article published on biosciencetechnology.com that examines a Phase 2 clinical trial study focusing on a new brain cancer treatment. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 On April 22, Voices Against Brain Cancer (VABC), an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on an article published by Biosciencetechnology.com that discusses a new Phase 2...