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2014-06-18 23:06:59

$3 Million NIH Grant to Fund Effort to Rescue Tissue That Would be Destroyed Charlottesville, Va. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The University of Virginia Health System has been awarded more than $3 million from the National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute to support and expand a critically important program that makes tissue samples available for research on diseases ranging from breast cancer to lung disease. The five-year grant enables UVA to launch a partnership with...

2014-06-17 16:25:41

NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to GLOBOCAN 2012, breast cancer was the second most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in 2012 with 1.7 million new cases, and accounting for nearly 12% of all new cancer cases. Since the 2008 estimates, breast cancer incidence has increased by more than 20% while mortality has increased by 14%. With approximately 522,000 deaths in 2012, breast cancer is now the most common cause of cancer death among women. Furthermore, it is...

2014-06-17 12:25:01

NORWALK, Conn., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Cancer Network, a leading online community for oncologists, presents exclusive coverage of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, held May 30-June 3 in Chicago. This year, the ASCO Annual Meeting brought together more than 30,000 oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties to share best practices and the latest research and clinical trial results in oncology. Cancer Network, the...

2014-06-17 08:29:05

Side-By-Side Genomic Analysis of Patients' Tumor and TumorGraft Mouse Avatars Before and After Treatment Also to be Conducted NEW YORK and HACKENSACK, N.J., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Champions Oncology (OTC: CSBR), a company engaged in the development of advanced technology solutions and services to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs, today announced the initiation of a clinical trial evaluating the use of Champions...

2014-06-15 08:20:51

LONDON, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Hormone Refractory Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/drug_discovery/hormone_refractory_breast_cancer_global_clinical_trials_review_h1_2014.htmlHormone Refractory Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Hormone Refractory Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials...

2014-06-14 23:02:07

Kristine Blanche, founder of the Integrative Healing Centers is looking for funding, not to attempt to cure the disease but to help prevent it all together, she believes that preventative medicine is the key New York, Manhasset (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Learning that you have developed cancer can be one of the most devastating things a human being can learn. One of the most rapid growing forms of the disease occurs in the breasts. This terrible health issue is so prevalent that 12% of women...

2014-06-13 23:07:34

CBCC, The Comprehensive Breast Care Center in Miami, announces a new, more effective way to detect breast cancer. MIAMI, FL (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Breast cancer in its early stages has few symptoms if any at all. For this reason, annual screening mammograms are important for all women, especially those over forty. Mammogram is the most effective way of detecting breast cancer in its early, treatable stages. It provides radiologists with a method to view the internal structure of the breast...

2014-06-12 08:30:27

- Gadavist-enhanced breast MRI demonstrated superior sensitivity (range: 80-89%) for the presence and extent of malignant disease compared to unenhanced breast MRI (range: 37-73%) WHIPPANY, N.J., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for Gadavist(® ) (gadobutrol) injection for intravenous use with MRI of the breast to assess the presence and extent of malignant breast disease. The...

Moles May Be An Indicator Of Breast Cancer: Studies
2014-06-11 13:37:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online More than just a cosmetic curiosity, cutaneous nevi – also known as moles – may be an indicator of breast cancer, according to two research studies published this week in PLOS Medicine. Each report is based on a large prospective cohort – the Nurses' Health Study in the United States, which includes nearly 75,000 female nurses followed for 24 years, and the E3N Teachers' Study Cohort in France, which includes nearly 90,000 women...

2014-06-11 09:58:29

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Dartmouth researchers have found that reducing carbohydrate intake could reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence among women whose tumor tissue is positive for the IGF-1 receptor. The study, "Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence Associated with Carbohydrate Intake and Tissue Expression of IGFI Receptor," will appear in the July issue of Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention. "There is a growing body of research demonstrating associations between...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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