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2012-01-26 11:57:14

Head and neck cancers respond well to the anti-cancer drug erlotinib when it is administered before surgery and a stronger dose is given to patients who smoke.

2012-01-06 16:05:34

In a new review of imaging studies spanning more than ten years, scientists find that a method of positron emission tomography (PET)safely and accurately detects dementia, including the most common and devastating form among the elderly, Alzheimer’s disease.

2011-12-21 22:50:49

Positron emission tomography (PET) and a molecular imaging agent that captures the proliferation of cancer cells could prove to be a valuable method yet for imaging a form of Non-Hodgkin’s disease called mantle cell lymphoma, a relatively rare and devastating blood cancer.

2011-12-01 12:59:48

New research finds a marker used to detect plaque in the brain may help doctors make a more accurate diagnosis between two common types of dementia – Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD).

2011-11-17 03:43:58

On the quest for safe, reliable and accessible tools to accurately diagnose Alzheimer's disease, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found a new way of diagnosing and tracking Alzheimer's disease, using an innovative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique called Arterial spin labeling (ASL) to measure changes in brain function.

2011-08-17 17:19:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Local branding & marketing agency, FDG {Creative}, videographer/photographer JonPaul Douglass, and musician Matthew Heafy have created a collaborative entry in the Urban Land Institute's "Why I Love ULI" video contest.

2011-07-08 09:30:00

SALT LAKE CITY, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Garb Oil & Power Corporation ("Garb") (OTCQB: GARB) has completed its due diligence and has made an offer to buy FDG di Collu S.r.l., and Carbus S.r.l., for euro 10,500,000.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.