Latest Neuroendocrine tumor Stories

2011-10-14 13:25:00

CCAN sees an urgent need to generate publicity and financial support used in the fight to cure neuroendocrine cancers, such as the Neuroendocrine Islet Cell Cancer of the pancreas that claimed the life of Apple founder Steve Jobs. North Bellmore, New York (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 The Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network, a non-profit patient advocacy group that provides support for cancer patients, has announced their 3rd Annual Zebra Walk and 8th Annual Gala. These are key events for...

2011-08-09 05:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering breakthrough treatments for human disease, announced positive, top-line proof-of-concept data from its recently completed Phase 2 study in carcinoid syndrome with LX1032, telotristat etiprate. Carcinoid syndrome is a chronic condition caused by neuroendocrine tumors that usually originate from the gastrointestinal tract. It is characterized by...

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