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Alliance for Aging Research Releases New Silver Book® Volume on Cancer's Impact and the Promise of Advances in Research WASHINGTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today
Thousands gathering in Chicago for the nation's largest cancer survivorship celebration event CHICAGO, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, May 31, more than 4,000 people
Grant Would Fund New Patient Registry for Diagnostic Discovery Research and Product Development in Ovarian Cancer and Differential Diagnosis of Gynecologic Diseases AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2015
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc.
Cancer Immunotherapy Month Focuses on Raising Awareness for the Most Promising Form of Cancer Treatment Today New York (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 Cancer immunotherapy,
Addition of renowned multi-tumor cancer conference augments PER’s robust portfolio of continuing medical education offerings in oncology. PLAINSBORO, N.J.
Innovators of Today Will Join Past Pioneers in Helping Save, Prolong and Improve Lives Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 Oncologists whose research
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$125,000 donation by North Carolina Offices of Northwestern Mutual fund UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Pediatric Oncology Retreat MILWAUKEE, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Presentation at American Urological Association 2015 Annual Meeting Reconfirms Oncotype DX Genomic Prostate Score as Independent Predictor of Adverse Pathology REDWOOD CITY, Calif.,
The British Journal of Cancer (BJC) is a professional medical journal published biweekly by the Nature Publishing Group (a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd.) on behalf of Cancer Research UK. It provides a forum for clinicians and scientists to communicate original research findings that have relevance to understanding the etiology of cancer and to improving patient treatment and survival. Papers are published both in print and online. The journal publishes full research papers and...
Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCV or MCPyV), first discovered in January 2008, is one of seven human tumor viruses. It is suspected to cause most of Merkel cell carcinoma which is a rare, aggressive form of skin cancer. Around 80% of Merkel cell carcinoma tumors are found to be infected with MCV. It is found in respiratory secretions suggesting that it may be transmitted by a respiratory route. Usually the tumors with MCV viruses go through at least two mutations that render the virus...
A human papillomavirus (HPV), a member of the papillomavirus family, is capable of infecting humans. HPVs establish productive infections in the skin or mucous membranes. Most of the 200 known types cause no symptoms in most people. Some types can cause warts, while others can lead to cancer. There are more than 30 to 40 types of HPV that are typically transmitted through sexual contact and infect the anogenital region. High risk HPV, can lead to cancer, in fact HPV infection is a cause of...
Asbestos (Greek a-, "not"; sbestos, "extinguishable") is a group of fibrous metamorphic minerals. The name is derived for its historical use in lamp wicks; the resistance of asbestos to fire has long been exploited for a variety of purposes. It was used in fabrics such as Egyptian burial cloths and Charlemagne's tablecloth, which, according to legend, he threw in a fire to clean. When asbestos is used for its resistance to fire or heat, the fibers are typically mixed with cement or woven...
Cancer Constellation -- The constellation Cancer, the crab, is known in astronomy and astrology as one of the twelve constellations of the zodiac. Cancer is small and dim, and does not resemble a crab. It lies between Gemini to the west and Leo to the east, Lynx to the north and Canis Minor and Hydra to the south. Notable features The brightest star in Cancer is Î² Cancri, called Al Tarf ("the end" of the crab's leg). Other stars include Acubens (Î±), and the Aselli (the...
- To make a sound as of liquid being poured from a small-necked container
- To make a gurgling sound; gurgle.
- To gargle, as the throat.