Latest osteosarcoma Stories

2008-07-16 03:00:16

By Dishop, Megan K Kuruvilla, Supriya * Context.-Primary lung neoplasms are rare in children, but they comprise a broad and interesting spectrum of lesions, some of which are familiar from other tissue sites, and some of which are unique to the pediatric lung.

2008-07-14 00:00:10

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly available treatment already has benefited several individuals with aggressive malignancies. Offered through NeoPlas Innovation, this regimen has arrested or eradicated tumors in more than 80% of initial patients. Director of Research Dr.

2008-07-12 06:00:28

By Daniel Axelrod, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Jul. 12--TOBYHANNA -- State officials investigating if four Pocono Mountain-area teenagers represent a "cluster" of rare bone cancers have reopened their analysis based on a Sunday Times story.

2008-07-09 09:01:02

Epeius Biotechnologies has announced that Rexin-G has received orphan drug designation from the FDA for the treatment of osteosarcoma.

2008-07-08 18:00:40

SAN MARINO, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Epeius Biotechnologies Corporation today announced that Rexin-G has been granted Orphan Drug Designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of osteosarcoma.

2008-07-06 15:00:28

By Daniel Axelrod, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Jul. 6--TOBYHANNA -- Fifteen-year-old Alexandria "Xandi" Robbins' 5-foot-7-inch frame dropped from 300 to 125 pounds in the 16 months before she died in September at her Tobyhanna home.

2007-12-22 06:00:33

By Frattini, Jared C Sosa, Julie Ann; Carmack, Susanne; Robert, Marie E * Data from the nuclear reactor explosion in Chernobyl and the atomic bomb detonations in Hiroshima and Nagasaki demonstrated an association between ionizing radiation and tumoriogenesis.

2006-01-09 18:17:28

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hearing loss appears to be a significant and under-reported side effect of platinum-based drugs used to treat a variety of childhood cancers, according to researchers. As senior investigator Dr. Edward A.

2005-12-19 14:36:26

By Will Boggs, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hearing loss may be more common than previously reported in children with cancer who have undergone chemotherapy with highly effective platinum-type drugs such as cisplatin and carboplatin, researchers report.

2005-12-02 15:25:00

Although as many as 70 percent of patients who have the localized stage of the bone cancer osteosarcoma survive after surgery and chemotherapy, the overall survival rate after recurrence is less than 30 percent, researchers report.

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