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2012-03-15 22:49:46

The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) and the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) today publish their first joint Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) on the management of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The EASL-EORTC guidelines define the use of surveillance, diagnosis and therapeutic strategies recommended for patients with HCC. HCC is the most common form of liver cancer, representing more than 90% of primary liver cancers and an...

2010-11-01 06:30:00

CALGARY, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) ("Oncolytics") today announced that an abstract covering preclinical research with reovirus (REOLYSIN((R))) is available on the European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) website at www.ecco-org.eu. The research is scheduled to be presented at the 22(nd) EORTC-NCI-AACR symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics being held in Berlin, Germany from November 16(th) - 19(th) 2010. The abstract, entitled...

2009-11-16 06:30:00

CALGARY, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) ("Oncolytics" or the "Company") today announced that a poster presentation covering updated results of a Phase I/II U.K. trial (REO 011) of REOLYSIN(R) combined with paclitaxel/carboplatin for patients with advanced cancers will be presented on November 17, 2009 at the 2009 AACR-NCI-EORTC Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics conference being held in Boston, Massachusetts. The poster presentation is...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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