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2010-03-02 09:00:00

BETHPAGE, N.Y., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lustgarten Foundation announced today that it has formed a national pancreatic cancer research consortium, a collaborative effort involving six world-renowned medical institutions to advance the most promising research initiatives aimed at finding a cure for pancreatic cancer.

2009-09-03 15:00:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- HS Pharmaceuticals, LLC and its business partner 7 Oaks Pharmaceutical Corporation have engaged in a collaborative research agreement with M. D.

2009-06-24 06:05:00

According to a study released on Tuesday, early adulthood obesity can raise a persons risk for pancreatic cancer later in life.

2009-06-23 07:30:00

Foundation Expects to Double 2009 Grant Awards to Nearly $4 Million BETHPAGE, N.Y., June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lustgarten Foundation, the nation's largest private supporter of pancreatic cancer research, today announced its first round of 2009 grants, totaling $1.6 million awarded to six leading research centers for early diagnostic tests and better treatment for one of the nation's deadliest cancers.

2009-01-14 09:38:41

Variations in mismatch repair genes can help predict treatment response and prognosis in patients with pancreatic cancer.

2008-10-02 06:00:15

By Denise Grady People with pancreatic cancer are more likely than those without the disease to have been infected with the hepatitis B virus, a study has shown for the first time.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.