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2013-06-25 12:00:28

A new study by an international team led by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute scientists provides the first statistically-based guidelines for determining whether a stem cell transplant is appropriate for older patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) – the most common blood disorders in people over 60 years of age, and frequently a precursor for leukemia. Using mathematical models to analyze hundreds of MDS cases from around the world, the researchers found reduced intensity transplants...

2013-06-13 23:26:46

Two locals, Manny Camara and Karen Routt have been named the winners of this year´s Silicon Valley Man & Woman of the Year for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society´s (LLS) — Greater Bay Area Chapter. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Manny Camara and Karen Routt have been named as this year´s Silicon Valley Man & Woman of the Year for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society´s (LLS)–Greater Bay Area Chapter. During a spirited ten-week cancer fundraising...

2013-06-12 23:18:01

Firm´s Senior Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility named 2013 LLS ℠Woman of the Year,´ leading the National Capital Chapter to set a new fundraising record of $1.145 million. McLean, Virginia (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 MorganFranklin Consulting, a leading business consulting and technology solutions company based in McLean, Va., and London, announced that Jeana Foster, the firm´s Senior Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), has been named the 2013 Leukemia...

2013-06-11 23:02:19

Spirited 10-week fundraising competition introduced powerful new techniques to raise money for vital blood cancer research and patient services. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 The Greater Bay Area Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) will announce the results of its 23rd annual “Man & Woman of the Year” campaign — in which candidates introduced innovative cancer fundraising techniques that garnered headlines around the world — at the...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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