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Beverly Hills innovative post-surgery care center, Pearl Recovery Center, highlights the benefits intravenous vitamin therapy has on general health maintenance, and explains why it plays a key
OncLive® collaborates with MD Anderson Cancer Center to publicize the center's latest developments in cancer research, treatment and care. PLAINSBORO,
New Precision Diagnostic May Reduce Over-diagnosis and $3B of Unneeded Biopsies and Cytology Park City, UT (PRWEB) March 11, 2015 NuView Life Sciences
Saturday, March 14, marks the 3rd Annual Ellen’s Icebreaker for Cancer Cure.
Conventional cancer treatment with surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy aims to destroy cancer cells. In his new book The Cancer Solution: Taking Charge of Your Life with Cancer, Dr.
COLOGNE, Germany, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- IDS 2015, Hall 4.2 Booth #N049 - Vigilant Biosciences, Inc.
MELBOURNE, Australia, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Propanc Health Group Corporation (OTCPK: PPCH) ("Propanc" or "the Company"), an emerging healthcare company focusing on the development of
WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids v Cancer is pleased to announce that today, United Therapeutics was awarded a Rare Pediatric Priority Review Voucher for Unituxin that
LONDON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The ink had barely dried on a new paper published by Cancer Research in the UK in February announcing that one in two people will
Women Conducting Groundbreaking Lung Cancer Research WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During Women's History Month 2015, LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung
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...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.