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2010-05-20 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pfizer Oncology (NYSE: PFE) will present new data highlighting the company's focused approach to cancer drug development through the identification and validation of molecular targets.

2010-05-11 16:28:00

EDMONTON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ - IMBiotechnologies Ltd.

2010-05-10 07:49:31

A new study indicates that patients aged 75 years or older who have confined kidney tumors do not live longer if they have their entire kidney removed.

2010-05-06 13:47:00

While previous research had suggested that drinking milk was related to factors that may increase the risk of renal cell cancer, results of a recent study exploiting the genetic contribution to variation in milk consumption suggest that this may not be the case.

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2010-04-07 13:48:12

Studying patients with kidney cancer, a team of researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis has identified a pair of proteins excreted in the urine that could lead to earlier and more accurate diagnosis of the disease.

2010-03-08 12:39:55

According to a new study, men employed in occupations with potential exposure to high levels of sunlight have a reduced risk of kidney cancer compared with men who were less likely to be exposed to sunlight at work.

2010-02-18 08:46:48

Physicians who conducted a pilot study at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center found that therapy before surgery with the drug sorafenib can reduce the size of large tumors and could be safely undertaken administered without adding significantly to the risks of surgery.

2010-02-18 08:19:36

Researchers are able to predict and reverse resistance to a commonly used treatment.

2010-02-04 15:24:37

The drug pazopanib (Votrient) slowed the progression of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC), a form of kidney cancer, in patients by 54% percent, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.


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