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2014-04-29 23:10:29

Quintessa Medical Spa to sponsor the 10th annual Ann’s Hope Block Melanoma Run/Walk. Mequon, WI (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 In May, the Quintessa Medical Spa will be a part of the Ann’s Hope Block Melanoma 5k Run and 3k Walk in Milwaukee. All money raised during the annual event will benefit local melanoma research. This year, the foundation is hoping to break the Guinness Book of World Record for the most people applying sunscreen at one time. To educate participants on the prevention...

2014-04-29 23:07:02

In recognition of May’s Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Melanoma Monday on May 5th, Mount Sinai Health System experts are arming the public with vital tips on prevention and offering free skin cancer screenings. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with one in five Americans developing it over the course of their lives. It’s also one of the most preventable types of cancers. In recognition of May’s Skin Cancer...

2014-04-29 16:31:09

Polaris Group Scientific Colleagues from Several University Cancer Centers Present Data at 2014 AACR Meeting in San Diego, CA SAN DIEGO, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaris Group collaborating scientists from numerous institutions reported results from preclinical studies at the 2014 annual American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) meeting, which showed that certain non-small cell lung cancers (NSCLC), malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) and melanomas are more likely to...

2014-04-29 08:35:53

Presentation at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery 94th Annual Meeting TORONTO, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Castle Biosciences Inc. announced that data from two validation studies of its DecisionDx-Mesothelioma molecular test were presented at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery 94(th) Annual Meeting. According to the data, the test accurately predicted survival in metastatic pleural mesothelioma (MPM) patients based on the gene expression profile signature...

2014-04-29 08:35:40

Binimetinib Continues to Advance in Clinical Development BOULDER, Colo., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRY) today reported results for the third quarter of its fiscal year ending June 30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121029/LA02195LOGO Revenue for the third quarter of fiscal 2014 was $7.8 million, compared to $10.0 million for the same period last year. Revenue decreased due to reduction in recognition of license and milestone payments from our...

2014-04-28 12:31:56

PANAMA CITY, Fla., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark Skin Cancer Awareness month, and to heighten awareness of the most deadly form of cancer, melanoma, Gulf Coast Dermatology is providing free full-body skin cancer screenings in 11 cities on Friday, May 2nd. New patients can schedule appointments in advance by calling toll-free, 1-877-231-DERM(3376). Board-certified dermatologist, and Gulf Coast Dermatology President, Jon R. Ward, MD, states, "Melanoma Monday was created to...

2014-04-23 12:31:04

Three Phase 3 Trials Advancing in Patients with BRAF Melanoma, NRAS Melanoma and Low-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer BOULDER, Colo., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the recent announcement by Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline that they have entered into a definitive agreement to exchange certain assets, Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRY) reports that Novartis has indicated that it will continue to honor its obligations under the Array-Novartis agreement relating to binimetinib...

2014-04-22 08:33:31

Company to Report On Science And Progress Of DCVax-Direct Trial At World's Largest Cancer Conference BETHESDA, Md., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today that ASCO (the American Society for Clinical Oncology) has announced in its Annual Meeting program that the Company will present its DCVax-Direct clinical trial and technology...

2014-04-21 23:05:38

Dr. Peyman Ghasri, skin doctor in Los Angeles, now uses the latest methods for treating skin cancer. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Los Angeles skin doctor Dr. Peyman Ghasri now offers skin cancer treatments using the latest treatment methods. Skin cancer affects thousands of people every year and is the most common kind of cancer in the United States. Nearly 62,000 people were diagnosed with Melanoma skin cancer in 2010, the most recent year for which statistics were available....

2014-04-18 23:03:34

Yossi Biderman’s team of scientists, doctors and engineers have developed a non-invasive skin cancer scanning device. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Skin cancer, the most common form of the disease, affects one in five Americans. The best remedy for all types of skin cancer – including melanoma – is early detection, which is usually done by in a dermatologist’s office. People worried about suspicious moles or possible melanoma, however, may have to wait months for an appointment while...


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  • To talk saucily.
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