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2014-06-25 08:31:17

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Triple Analysis: Leukemia, Melanoma and Cancer Vaccineshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/triple_analysis_leukemia_melanoma_cancer_vaccines.html This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in both Leukemia and Melanoma and by the mechanism/target/effect of Cancer Vaccines. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to...

2014-06-25 08:31:13

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Triple Analysis: Lymphoma, Melanoma and Cancer Vaccineshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/triple_analysis_lymphoma_melanoma_cancer_vaccines.html This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in both Lymphoma and Melanoma and by the mechanism/target/effect of Cancer Vaccines. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to...

2014-06-25 08:31:10

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Triple Analysis: Lung Cancer, Melanoma and Cancer Vaccineshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/triple_analysis_lung_cancer_melanoma_cancer_vaccines.html This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in both Lung Cancer and Melanoma and by the mechanism/target/effect of Cancer Vaccines. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to...

2014-06-25 08:30:28

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Triple Analysis: Leukemia, Lung Cancer and Melanomahttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diseases/triple_analysis_leukemia_lung_cancer_melanoma.html This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in Leukemia, Lung Cancer and Melanoma. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to standardized criteria in a five pillar pipeline drug assessment...

2014-06-25 08:25:44

A national survey finds age-related differences in men's perceptions and actions, but all agree on value of more knowledge and discussion about skin cancer SCHAUMBURG, Ill., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Men's Health Awareness Month and the start of summer, the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) has released findings from a new survey, which found that more than 90% of American men know something about skin cancer, but only six in 10 (61%) know how to detect signs on...

2014-06-24 14:07:18

Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncologicas (CNIO) New mutations in cohesin proteins, which are closely associated with cell division, are very common in various types of cancers such as bladder cancer and melanoma Massive sequencing of cancer genomes brings to light new genes every day that could be involved in the process of tumour formation. A good example of this is cohesin, a ring-shaped protein complex that embraces DNA to control cell division. Just a few months ago, and...

2014-06-19 10:01:50

Johns Hopkins Medicine Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have developed and tested a vaccine that triggered the growth of immune cell nodules within pancreatic tumors, essentially reprogramming these intractable cancers and potentially making them vulnerable to immune-based therapies. In their study described in the June 18 issue of Cancer Immunology Research, the Johns Hopkins team tested the vaccine in 39 people with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas (PDAC), the...

2014-06-19 09:36:43

The JAMA Network Journals In patients with advanced uveal melanoma, treatment with the agent selumetinib, compared with chemotherapy, resulted in an improved cancer progression-free survival time and tumor response rate, but no improvement in overall survival, according to a study in the June 18 issue of JAMA. The modest improvement in clinical outcomes was accompanied by a high rate of adverse events. Uveal melanoma arises from melanocytes within the choroid layer of the eye. There...

2014-06-18 23:14:25

The DrugNews Center is the largest source for prescription drug and medical device warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The prescription drug safety center DrugNews.net has added new information for patients who have taken popular erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra. In a recent study, doctors found men who had taken these drugs had almost double the risk of developing the skin cancer melanoma*. DrugNews was created...

2014-06-18 08:24:53

MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Health System has launched a new website that provides information about open and enrolling clinical trials and research studies across Atlantic Health System medical centers. The tablet and smartphone-friendly website, atlantichealth.org/research, features a search tool that allows visitors to easily find trials based on disease area, keywords, and the name of physicians conducting trials. Atlantic Health System, which...


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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