Bionovo, Inc announced the publication of their results from its phase-1B clinical trial of Bezielle (BZL101) for metastatic breast cancer. The results of the study are available online in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment and demonstrate that Bezielle continues to be safe and well tolerated with clinical evidence of anticancer activity in a heavily pretreated […]

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The Marilyn B. Gula Mountains of Hope Foundation made a $50,000 donation to University Hospitals Ireland Cancer Center. This contribution, as well as all future proceeds, will be used solely to fund clinical research and treatment options for metastatic breast cancer by University Hospitals (UH) Ireland Cancer Center physicians, researchers and care providers. In addition, […]

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A Greencastle breast cancer survivor reveals how her Christian faith helped her get through the journey of her cancer diagnosis and treatment in her recently published book, “He Provides the Shoes: Walking with God Through Breast Cancer. Karen Holmes was 43 when she was diagnosed with an aggressive type of breast cancer in February 2006. […]

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WASHINGTON, May 25 Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks this afternoon at a Congressional awards reception for the National Breast Cancer Coalition’s (NBCC) Annual Advocacy Training Conference in the Russell Senate Office Building. The Speaker was presented with the Public Policy Leadership Award. Below are the Speaker’s remarks as prepared: “Thank you, Fran [Visco] for your […]

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A new study in the Lancet Oncology medical journal has shown that women with Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer, may benefit from radiotherapy Aftersurgery. DCIS is a form of non-invasive cancer, where cells inside some of the ducts in the breast have started to become cancerous. However, […]

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Various factors affect a person’s brain cancer prognosis (the probable course and outcome of the disease) this emedtv page lists these factors (such as the cancer stage) and. Brain cancer: news & videos about brain cancer – cnn.com brain tumor is one of the dangerous diseases the tumor can be either malignant or benign type malignant tumor […]

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Adverse events in childhood have been linked to an increase in the likelihood of developing lung cancer in later life. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Public Health describe how the link is partly explained by raised rates of cigarette smoking in victims of childhood trauma, but note that other factors may also be […]

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Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostic tests, announces the publication of a study showing microRNA expression differentiates between primary lung tumors and metastases to the lung. The study, entitled, “MicroRNA expression differentiates between primary lung tumors and metastases to the lung,” was published in the online edition […]

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A man and a teenager who kicked a terminally ill cancer sufferer to death in Suffolk have been jailed for life. Father-of-three John Vry, 55, suffered a “horrific and sustained” attack in an alleyway in Lowestoft in December 2008, Ipswich Crown Court heard. James Killingback, 23, of Denmark Road, Lowestoft, was sentenced on Thursday to […]

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