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Baseball team using platform to confront cancer
Combining their off-field skills with their on-field platform, Emerson's baseball team is joining the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition's fight to prevent the disease. The Lions are leading an effort to raise funds and spread the word ahead of the ... [...]
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Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Further Evolution of Digital Mammography
Most recently, the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging has unveiled digital breast tomosynthesis, the latest evolution of digital mammography, for our patients. The new technique for breast cancer screening is ready for clinical use now ... [...]
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Girl With Deadly Brain Cancer Glioblastoma Multiforme Receives Heartwarming …
Ellie is diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme, characterized by a fast-growing brain tumor. There is a 25 percent chance of a child surviving five years after initial diagnosis, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Radiation and ... [...]
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Antibody developed at Johns Hopkins slows tumor growth and metastasis in mice
Johns Hopkins scientists report they have developed an antibody against a specific cellular gateway that suppresses lung tumor cell growth and breast cancer metastasis in transplanted tumor experiments in mice, according to a new study published in the ... [...]
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ROBO1 protein may delay progression of breast cancer
A protein called ROBO1 may delay the progression of breast cancer, according to a paper published in The Journal of Cell Biology. The study, "Loss of miR-203 regulates cell shape and matrix adhesion through ROBO1/Rac/FAK in response to stiffness" by ... [...]
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Scientists find pill to help detect breast cancer
Researchers have developed a tablet that lights up cancerous tumours in a mouse's breast tissue under near-infrared light. Current screening methods often identify lumps but cannot always pinpoint which ones are cancerous. In a bid to resolve this ... [...]
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Young widow, from Bexley, campaigns for bigger budget for brain cancer research
A young widow from Bexley, whose husband was tragically diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour just six months into marriage, is campaigning for more government funding to fight the devastating disease. Doctors dismissed solicitor Nick Cotton's ... [...]
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Killer Rack Joins the Fight Against Breast Cancer
Killer Rack, the horror comedy currently screening to acclaim at film festivals around the world, is joining The Lynn Sage Foundation to battle breast cancer. Stickers bearing the teaser art for Killer Rack designed by Toronto artist Kelly Forbes are ... [...]
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'Astounding' study claims major breakthrough in cure for terminal breast cancer
Writing in the journal Nature Biotechnology, Dr Ferrari said he had only tried the technique against one type of breast cancer but expressed optimism that it would work against other types. "We are talking about changing the landscape of metastatic ... [...]
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Woman's breast cancer warning sign photo goes viral
A woman's very personal photo of an unusual sign of breast cancer went viral and she hopes many more get the important message. Kylie Armstrong's Facebook post caught the attention of women worldwide after she said a picture, showing 3 faint dimples ... [...]
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Patient's Skin Cells Can Hunt down Cancerous Formations
BEACON TRANSCRIPT – A breakthrough in the field of oncology may provide the doctors with the means to combat one of the most dangerous forms of brain cancer. According to the team's statements, the patient's cells can be reprogrammed as to form ... [...]
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Cancer-causing gene triggered by alcohol may increase breast cancer risk
"Alcohol consumption is prevalent among women in the U.S. and is a risk factor for breast cancer," said UH cancer biologist Chin-Yo Lin. "Our research shows alcohol enhances the actions of estrogen in driving the growth of breast cancer cells and ... [...]
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Double mastectomies for breast cancer tripled in last decade
For the study, published in the Annals of Surgery, researchers identified 496,488 women in the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results registry diagnosed between 1998 and 2012 with stage 1 to stage 3 breast cancer, analyzing their surgical choice ... [...]
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Mobile breast cancer screenings offered
The Breast Cancer Detection Center of Alaska Mobile Program is offering 3-D mammograms at Eielson Air Force Base on Thursday and Wednesday. Patients can request appointments by calling 479-3909 or visit bcdcofalaska.org. In April the BCDC Mobile ... [...]
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Scientists design a method to kill brain cancer with skin cells
In a first, researchers have developed a method to turn skin cells into cancer-hunting stem cells that can destroy brain tumours known as glioblastoma. The discovery can offer, for the first time in more than 30 years, a new and more effective ... [...]
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Call to implement law to prevent underage marriages
KARACHI: The minimum recommended age for a woman to undergo mammography is 45 but if there is an instance of breast cancer among close relations in the family then other ladies of the family should opt for mammogram in 10 years younger age than ... [...]
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