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SAN DIEGO, Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.
DALLAS, December 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Breast Cancer - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" and "Adrenocortical Carcinoma (Adrenal Cortex Cancer) -
The Onder Law Firm provides talcum powder cancer warning information, attorney consultation, and lawsuit updates at its website, the Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Center. St.
An in-depth examination of the prevalence and complexities of late effects among childhood cancer survivors is the topic of a new white paper published by The National Children’s Cancer Society
European scientists say there are almost always other factors involved when people with the BAP1 genetic mutation develop malignant pleural mesothelioma. Raleigh,
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study being presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium shows that triple negative breast cancer cells process tryptophan to promote survival while
Study Assesses Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Targeted Radiation Therapy Delivered at the Time of Lumpectomy Using the Xoft® System® NASHUA, N.H., Dec.
DUBLIN, December 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hzc93s/dendritic_cell) has announced the addition of
Company Advances Towards CE Mark and Commercialization of its OncAlert(TM) Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Kit MIAMI, Dec.
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...
- Having no light.
- Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.