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2014-06-02 16:26:24

OAKLAND, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with specific HER2+ breast cancer tumors have a low risk of the cancer recurring five years after diagnosis, even without chemotherapy or treatment with a common antibody, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Researchers reviewed 16,975 cases of breast cancer diagnosed in Kaiser Permanente patients between 2000 and 2006....

2014-05-22 10:49:08

CSH Scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) today report a discovery that they hope will lead to the development of a powerful new way of treating an aggressive form of breast cancer. The breast cancer subtype in question is commonly called “HER2-positive”; it’s a subset of the disease affecting about one patient in four, in which tumor cells overexpress a signaling protein called HER2.  The blockbuster drug Herceptin is a first-line treatment for many women with...

2014-04-29 23:16:12

The Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany is proud to announce their latest sculpture, a larger than life bronze of Rosalind Franklin. The sculpture will be unveiled May 29th, in front of The Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, in North Chicago, IL. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany is proud to announce their latest sculpture, a larger than life bronze of Rosalind Franklin. The sculpture will be unveiled May 29th, in front of The...

2014-04-21 23:07:52

2nd International Congress on Bacteriology & Infectious diseases, an OMICS Group Conference, will be held from November 17-19 in Chicago, USA. Bacteriology-2014 will be a three-day event. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Bacteriology International Conference 2014 will aim to gather the renowned and honorable personalities from top universities, industry and research laboratories across the globe as said by Dr Srinubabu Gedela, CEO and Managing Director, OMICS Group...

2014-04-21 23:06:24

Dr. Bruce Stillman, President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), is the 2014 winner of the Herbert Tabor Research Award from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB). The award is given for excellence in biological chemistry and molecular biology and for contributions to the community of scientists. Cold Spring Harbor, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Dr. Bruce Stillman, President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), is the 2014 winner of the Herbert Tabor...

2014-03-10 08:29:58

SAN FRANCISCO, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alector, LLC announced today a collaborative research agreement facilitated by the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center in California. Under the agreement, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. will fund research in one of Alector's targets through proof-of-concept disease models and will retain a time-limited option to negotiate a commercial agreement. Arnon Rosenthal, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Alector, said, "As part...

2013-09-10 23:19:50

As VP of Business Development & Technology Transfer, Willey will build on strong record of success in venture capital and research commercialization Cold Spring Harbor, NY (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) today announced that Teri F. Willey has been appointed Vice President of Business Development and Technology Transfer. In this newly created position, Ms. Willey will direct the Laboratory’s commercialization and technology transfer activities,...

2013-06-03 23:14:07

The HER2 growth-factor gene is known to be over-active in breast and gastro-esophageal cancers. But now, irregularities in the genes ℠s expression – among them mutations, amplifications, substitutions, and translocations – have been found in 14 different advanced solid tumors. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 The HER2 growth-factor gene is known to be over-active in breast and gastro-esophageal cancers. But now, irregularities in the genes ℠s expression...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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