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2011-01-06 13:43:36

New research shows that loss of a gene called NFKBIA promotes the growth of glioblastoma multiforme, the most common and deadly form of brain cancer, and suggests that therapies that stabilize this gene may improve survival for certain glioblastoma patients.

2011-01-05 09:04:37

The deletion of a gene called NFKBIA may cause glioblastoma, the most common and malignant brain cancer.

2010-12-23 16:54:43

A study fast-tracked for online publication Dec. 22 in the New England Journal of Medicine has identified an important gene deletion in up to one of every four cases of glioblastoma, the most common adult brain cancer.

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2010-12-23 08:02:49

Implications for blocking metastasis and improving responses to existing therapies.

2010-12-09 07:45:00

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that new data from a subgroup analysis of the phase IIb/III LUX-Lung 1 trial show that afatinib (BIBW 2992) reached a four-fold extension (4.4 months vs.

2010-11-17 13:41:47

Scientists believe they may have found a new target for treating triple negative breast cancer – one of the more difficult breast cancers to treat successfully and for which there is no targeted therapy at present.

2010-11-11 07:59:07

Lung cancer, the most common cause of cancer-related death in men and women, is responsible for 1.3 million deaths worldwide annually.

2010-11-10 06:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc.

2010-11-08 08:16:00

OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc.


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.