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2011-08-16 21:03:34

The indication that vitamin D and its derivatives have a protective effect against various types of cancer is not new.

2011-06-10 13:34:26

Surgeon Naia Uribe-Etxebarria has used a radioactive substance which, injected into a lung tumour, enables the detection of the path that the carcinoma intends to take in order to propagate itself.

2011-06-06 11:53:00

OXFORD, United Kingdom, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford BioMedicaplc ("Oxford BioMedica" or "the Company") (LSE: OXB), a leading gene therapy company, today announces that it has signed a research collaboration agreement with ImaginAb, Inc.

2011-05-19 22:55:59

Researchers at the University of Oxford have developed a cheap and reliable diagnostic test for a rare form of cancer.

2011-04-18 14:31:37

Cancer researchers at the University of Calgary are investigating a new tool to use for the prognosis of breast cancer in patients.

2011-04-11 17:03:17

Targeted photodynamic therapy can completely eradicate some models of cancer.

2011-04-06 06:30:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Circadian Technologies (ASX.CIR) announced today that its licensee ImClone Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eli Lilly and Company, has advised that it has commenced the first Phase 1 clinical trial of its fully-human monoclonal antibody IMC-3C5.

2011-04-06 06:30:00

MELBOURNE, Australia , April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Data demonstrates efficacy of VGX-100 with other therapeutic agents in mouse models of lung, ovarian and prostate cancers.VGX-100 improves the efficacy of Avastin® in a lung cancer model and further inhibits tumour growth when combined with Avastin® plus docetaxel in mouse models of human lung and ovarian cancer.

2011-04-04 05:05:00

CRAIGAVON, Northern Ireland, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Scientists at Almac and Queen's University Belfast Discover Novel Approach to Treat Cancer Patients New Study findings published in Clinical Cancer Research - The Journal of the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Scientists from the School of Pharmacy at Queen's University Belfast and Almac Discovery Ltd, announce the first publication describing a potential new anti-angiogenic therapy based on a natural...

2011-03-28 10:00:00

Preliminary analysis shows treatment is well-tolerated and consistently delivered to patients with metastatic liver cancer OTTAWA, March 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Nordion Inc.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.