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2009-05-05 08:00:00

Test will help oncologists guide treatment of patients with non-small cell lung cancer BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Biodesix, Inc. today announces U.S.

2009-04-29 14:10:55

An oral medication could help some patients with inflammatory breast cancer.

2009-04-19 09:30:39

Finally some promising news about pancreatic cancer, one of the most fatal cancers, due to the difficulties of early detection and the lack of effective therapies

2009-04-01 08:00:00

LONDON and PHILADELPHIA, April 1, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) today announced the submission of two simultaneous regulatory applications to expand the use of TYVERB(R)/TYKERB(R) (lapatinib).

2008-12-04 12:39:59

A breast cancer chemotherapy drug shows benefits in fighting one type of breast cancer but not another type, U.S. researchers say.

2008-11-21 12:27:27

A recent study suggests that advanced lung cancer patients might be able to avoid another chemotherapy treatment by taking a targeted pill treatment.

2008-11-07 12:00:23

Genentech, a biotechnology company, and OSI Pharmaceuticals, have announced that a global Phase III study has met its primary endpoint and showed that Tarceva significantly extended the time patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer lived without their cancer getting worse when given immediately following initial treatment with platinum-based chemotherapy, compared to placebo.

2008-10-23 15:00:28

U.S. scientists say an early trial of a multi-kinase inhibitor has shown impressive tumor shrinkage in patients with a hard-to-treat form of thyroid cancer. Assistant Professor Pasi Janne of Harvard University Medical School and Professor Steven Sherman of the M.D.

2008-10-12 18:00:07

A GRANDMOTHER with terminal cancer who faced moving to get life- saving drugs on the NHS has won her battle with Midland health bosses to receive her medication. Carol Rummels, from Stoke Lodge, in Bristol, considered moving to Scotland so she could continue to take the drug Tarceva.

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  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.