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2010-04-29 12:52:00

NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sarcoma Foundation of America (SFA)'s Eighth Annual Fundraising Gala on Monday, April 26, raised more than $925,000, an all-time record for the non-profit group dedicated to increasing research that will find new and better therapies for patients with sarcoma, a rare connective tissue cancer.

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2010-04-16 09:40:00

Nine-year-old Morgan LaRue is the first cancer patient in Texas to benefit from a groundbreaking procedure that will magnetically lengthen her leg, sparing her the possibility of up to 10 future surgeries as her body grows.

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2010-04-15 09:08:01

TGen and VARI study cancer in dogs to find new treatments for humans.

2010-02-23 09:13:54

Dr. Tsz-Kwong Man, a researcher with the Texas Children's Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine, has a received a grant from the Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative to study the function of a protein that may promote the spread of a common form of children's bone cancer called osteosarcoma.

2009-11-05 13:23:33

A drug already approved for the treatment of lymphoma may also slow the growth of the most deadly bone cancer in children and teens.

2009-10-12 14:04:00

SAN MARINO, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Epeius Biotechnologies Corporation today announced more stunning results of its pioneering clinical studies of Rexin-G, the world's first and, so far only, tumor-targeted genetic medicine to be validated in the clinic.

2009-09-23 15:06:00

A team of Israeli researchers say they have developed a new drug carrier to deliver compounds straight to a tumor to starve it of blood. Dr.

2009-09-17 09:49:02

New TAU drug cuts off blood supplies to starve cancer tumors.

2009-08-11 07:42:09

A new analysis suggests patients and physicians should rethink the pros and cons of limb-sparing surgery versus amputation for bone and soft tissue sarcomas of the lower limb.


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