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2014-04-21 23:07:48

ResearchMoz.us included new market research report "Global & USA Cancer Biomaker Market to 2018 (Identification, Technologies, Market Analysis, Competitor Profiles, Companion Diagnostic Co-Development, Business Strategies, Industry Trends, and Pipeline Analysis) " to its huge collection of research reports. Full Report @...

2014-04-21 23:06:38

Noexamlifeinsurers.com (http://noexamlifeinsurers.com/) announces a new blog post, “No Exam Life Insurance for former Cancer Patients.” (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Noexamlifeinsurers.com has released a new blog post explaining how to find life insurance for cancer patients. Nowadays, agencies are more likely to sell life insurance to some applicants who have been diagnosed with cancer. Of course, there are many limitations involved and the costs can be high, but it is possible to purchase...

2014-04-21 23:06:24

Dr. Bruce Stillman, President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), is the 2014 winner of the Herbert Tabor Research Award from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB). The award is given for excellence in biological chemistry and molecular biology and for contributions to the community of scientists. Cold Spring Harbor, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Dr. Bruce Stillman, President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), is the 2014 winner of the Herbert Tabor...

2014-04-21 23:05:38

Dr. Peyman Ghasri, skin doctor in Los Angeles, now uses the latest methods for treating skin cancer. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Los Angeles skin doctor Dr. Peyman Ghasri now offers skin cancer treatments using the latest treatment methods. Skin cancer affects thousands of people every year and is the most common kind of cancer in the United States. Nearly 62,000 people were diagnosed with Melanoma skin cancer in 2010, the most recent year for which statistics were available....

2014-04-21 23:05:24

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and Dr. Brent Miller in Murfreesboro, TN of Blackman Grove Dental is here to give oral cancer screenings and to share how to reduce risks of developing oral cancer. Murfreesboro, TN (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 When making the next appointment to visit Dr. Brent Miller of Blackman Grove Dental, ask for an oral cancer screening. One may think that it is not imperative to get an oral cancer screening; however, visiting the dentist is your first step to prevent...

2014-04-21 23:05:06

Tissue diagnostics market includes instruments, reagents and kits used to determine the stage, prognosis, and treatment course of the disease; http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/tissue-diagnostics-market-1063949.html. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 The “Tissue Diagnostics Market by Technology (Immunohistochemistry, in Situ Hybridization, Digital pathology & Workflow, Special Staining), Disease (Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lymphoma, Prostate Cancer, Non Small Cell Lung Cancer...

2014-04-21 23:03:38

Organizations to implement one of three programs designed to help people affected by cancer. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Today, the LIVESTRONG Foundation announced the recipients of its Community Impact Project, a program that will distribute more than $1 million in addition to tools and resources to bring three proven cancer support programs to 39 sites across the U.S. “More than 100,000 passionate cancer advocates voted to immediately provide critical support to people...

2014-04-21 23:03:08

New research report “Tissue Diagnostics Market by Technology (Immunohistochemistry, in Situ Hybridization, Digital pathology & Workflow, Special Staining), Disease (Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lymphoma, Prostate Cancer, Non Small Cell Lung Cancer and Others), Product (Instruments and Consumables), End-Users (Hospitals, Pharmaceutical companies, Research Laboratories, Contract Research Organizations and Others) & by Region (The Americas, Europe, BRIC, Japan & RoW) - Trends...

2014-04-21 20:21:44

INDIANAPOLIS, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved CYRAMZA(TM) (ramucirumab) as a single-agent treatment for patients with advanced or metastatic gastric cancer or gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma with disease progression on or after prior fluoropyrimidine- or platinum-containing chemotherapy. With this approval, CYRAMZA becomes the first FDA-approved treatment for patients...

2014-04-21 16:25:17

GOODYEAR, Ariz., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) has earned the Quality Respiratory Care Recognition (QRCR) under a national program aimed at helping patients and families make informed decisions about the quality of the respiratory care services available in hospitals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090612/CTCALOGO About 700 hospitals, or approximately 15 percent of hospitals in the...


Latest Cancer Reference Libraries

British Journal of Cancer
2012-05-28 10:11:32

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...

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2011-02-17 16:45:25

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...

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2011-02-17 14:56:32

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...

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2005-05-26 12:16:31

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...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

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 β Cancri, called Al Tarf ("the end" of the crab's leg). Other stars include Acubens (α), and the Aselli (the...

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