Latest Thyroid neoplasm Stories

2008-07-22 12:00:21

San Francisco-based biotech Exelixis has seen its shares rise after taking an investigational thyroid cancer drug into a Phase III trial.

2008-07-21 12:01:26

Exelixis has initiated the Phase III registration trial of XL184 as a potential treatment for medullary thyroid cancer.

2008-07-21 06:00:17

Exelixis, Inc. (Nasdaq:EXEL) announced today that the phase 3 registration trial of XL184 as a potential treatment for medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) has been initiated. XL184 is a small molecule anticancer compound targeting the MET, RET, and VEGFR2 receptor tyrosine kinases.

2008-07-17 03:00:12

WALTHAM, Mass., July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- OXiGENE, Inc.

2008-06-25 03:01:46

By Fisher, Ronald E Siegel, Barry A; Edell, Steven L; Oyesiku, Nelson M; Morgenstern, David E; Messmann, Richard A; Amato, Robert J ^sup 99m^Tc-EC20 is a folate receptor (FR)-targeted imaging agent consisting of the vitamin folate conjugated to ^sup 99m^Tc.

2008-06-16 06:00:07

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Exelixis, Inc. announced today that the company and the U.S.

2008-02-15 04:25:00

A new European study published this week surmises that weight gain increases the risk of developing most types of cancer.

2008-01-29 03:00:09

By Delikoukos, Stylianos Mantzos, Fotios Isolated thyroid gland injury due to blunt neck trauma is uncommon and rarely complicated by thyroid storm in patients without known hyperthyroidism.

2007-11-19 06:00:07

By Steve Sternberg and Anthony DeBarros BALTIMORE -- Soon after Holly Russell-Milstein took her thyroid cancer medicine at Johns Hopkins University here on Oct. 18, she went into self-imposed isolation in a row house a short walk from the hospital.

2007-07-01 03:16:18

By Furlan, Julio C Bedard, Yvan C; Rosen, Irving B This study examines the influence of tumor capsular invasion on the biological behavior of papillary (PTC) and follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) and the prognosis of surgically treated patients.

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